David Alexis

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The complete astronomy guide of what to see during tomorrow night's rare lunar eclipse

There is a rare total lunar eclipse on Sunday night that won't happen again until 2033. Learn more about how to watch here.<p>So while you're looking up enjoying the view, we wanted to tell you about some of the other spectacular sights that will be out that night.<p>Especially because when the moon is …

Astronomy

Plain JavaScript - Functions and Helpers

querySelectorAll - a CSS selector method like the one provided by jQuery.<p>jQuery: <i>$(selector), $(selector, context)</i><p>getElementsByClassName - a fast way …

JavaScript

Porting an Angular 2.0 App to Aurelia

OverviewRecently, Joe Eames had a nice PluralSight webinar demonstrating some of the features of Angular 2.0. We thought "Wouldn't it be cool to see …

JavaScript

Vorlon.JS

Introducing Vorlon.JS<p>An open source, extensible, platform-agnostic tool for remotely debugging and testing your JavaScript. Powered by node.js and …

Angular 2.0 Running in a native mobile app using NativeScript

<b>IMPORTANT</b>: This article was written in early 2015, when we had just started working with the Angular team to make Angular in NativeScript a reality. …

The Core Concepts of Angular – Angular

In this blog post I will talk about the three core concepts of Angular 2: components, dependency injection, and bindings.<p>Let’s Build an App<p>Let’s say …

angular-table

Angular directive which allows to declare sortable tables and to add pagination with very little effort.<p>Available via bower: bower install …

AngularJS Event Calendar/Scheduler

Day/week AngularJS event calendar/scheduler with drag and drop support. PHP and ASP.NET MVC backends.

AngularJS

Microsoft Launches Visual Studio Code, A Free Cross-Platform Code Editor For OS X, Linux And Windows

At its Build developer conference, Microsoft today announced the launch of Visual Studio Code, a lightweight cross-platform code editor for writing modern web and cloud applications that will run on OS X, Linux and Windows. The application is still officially in preview, but you can now download it …

The Dominant Life Form In the Cosmos Is Probably Superintelligent Robots

Jason Koebler writes: <i>If and when we finally encounter aliens, they probably won't look like little green men, or spiny insectoids. It's likely they</i> …

Amputee Gets Two Mind-Controlled Robotic Arms

Les Baugh can control his two new prosthetics, simply by thinking about their movements<p>A Colorado man is now the first shoulder level double-amputee to successfully receive and operate two robotic Modular Prosthetic Limbs (MPLs), according to a Tuesday announcement from Johns Hopkins University's …

Prosthetics

Tech 2015: Deep Learning And Machine Intelligence Will Eat The World

Despite what Stephen Hawking or Elon Musk say, hostile Artificial Intelligence is not going to destroy the world anytime soon. What is certain to happen, however, is the continued ascent of the practical applications of AI, namely deep learning and machine intelligence. The word is spreading in all …

DARPA’s Super Quiet Motorcycle Moves Ahead

Two wheels and under 55 decibels<p>In the near future, America’s enemies may soon learn that death comes on two wheels. First announced last year, the SilentHawk is a motorcycle for special forces, the kind of dirt bike someone would want in an apocalypse. Development on the motorcycle started last …

Special Forces