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Install and configure Ansible for use with Azure virtual machines

Install and configure Ansible to manage virtual machines in Azure<p>4 minutes to read<p>Contributors<p>This article details how to install Ansible and the …

7 essential tools for today's web designer

Every web designer needs the right collection of tools in their creative arsenal to help create the site they want. Everyone has their favourites, …

Web Design

Cloud Migration Essentials: A guide to migrating servers and virtual machines

While migrating to the cloud offers your business greater scalability, cost-efficiency, and improved performance, it can require careful IT planning …

Understanding nginx (proxying, reverse proxying, load balancing)

This piece was originally posted on my blog at legobox<p>Many think of Nginx as just a web server, yep it's a web server, and so much more, Nginx is …

DevOps

10 Code Snippets For Creating Animated Headers & Video Backgrounds

Every great website needs a beautiful header to grab attention. It’s the first thing visitors see, and it’s the only thing encouraging visitors to …

4 ways to help get over career bitterness

When disappointments inevitably happen at work, we can make the mistake of letting that emotion fester into bitterness. Instead of processing our …

Self-help

7 Ways To Save Your Learning Program Using Social Media

Here are 7 top tips to help you utilize social media to facilitate informal learning, discussion groups, and increased knowledge transfer.This post …

How to ease anxiety with the '54321' mindfulness trick

When anxiety threatens our peace of mind, it can be difficult to stay in the moment.<p>But one mindfulness tool used by multiple psychologists has the …

Mindfulness

Modern CSS Explained For Dinosaurs

CSS is strangely considered both one of the easiest and one of the hardest languages to learn as a web developer. It’s certainly easy enough to get …

50 amazing tools for developers 2018

Best tools for developers: Quick links<p>Another year has ended and the tooling landscape has become simultaneously more exciting and more complex. …

50 Remarkably Wise Quotes That Will Inspire You to Success in Life | Inc.com

Life is a gift that has been given to you. It is in your hands to make the best out of it--dare to believe that you can. Through the ups and downs, you'll find a lesson to learn that will make you a better person. Each experience--good and bad--makes you grow. Get along with life and surely, things …

Motivation

The morning routine experts recommend for peak productivity

What’s the best way to start your day so that you really get things done?<p>Laura Vanderkam studied the schedules of high-achievers. What did she find? …

Time Management

If a woman has these 14 qualities never let her go, scientists say

People in long term relationships will someday get to the point where they need to ask themselves: Is this really the person I want to spend the rest …

University of Michigan

The Japanese words for “space” could change your view of the world

When you are the first person to arrive in a meeting room, do you think of it as being empty or full?<p>If you were raised in the West, a meeting room is made for people to meet. Therefore, if there are no people in that room, then of course it must be empty. As philosopher Henk Oosterling remarks, in …

Japan

Benjamin Franklin built his character around 13 virtues — and following his weekly plan could change your life

<b>• Founding father Benjamin Franklin sought to live his life based on 13 virtues.</b><p><b>• He even kept a chart to record which virtues he was actually living by on a weekly basis.</b><p><b>• Tracking and reflecting on these traits could help you lead a more virtuous life.</b><p>Benjamin Franklin was born in 1706 into a …

A Psychotherapist Explains How People Deny Themselves Happiness Without Even Realizing It

Stop people pleasing now.<p><i>by</i><p>, NYC-based psychotherapist, writer and speaker.<p>I’ve been on a Brene Brown kick recently, and I’m not fighting it.<p>While …

Selling

Turbolinks: SPA-like Experience Without The SPA-framework Hassle

Keeping the heavy work in the server-side with Turbolinks<p>If you're used to work on a full-stack framework like Ruby on Rails, you must be familiar …

JavaScript

30 seconds of code

Curated collection of useful JavaScript snippets that you can understand in 30 seconds or less.<p>UseCtrl+Forcommand+Fto search for a …

JavaScript

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Get your own corner of the Web for less! Register a new .COM for just $9.99 for the first year and get everything you need to make your mark online — …

4 Unusual Hacks for a Powerful and Persuasive Presentation

In this post you will discover practical advice to help you improve your presenting and public speaking skills (even if your presentation is tomorrow …

Public Speaking

Amazon's AWS Cloud9 IDE lets you write, test, and debug code online

Amazon just unveiled AWS Cloud9, a web-based IDE that supports more than 40 popular programming languages, as well as a bunch of the company’s cloud infrastructure integrations, and collaboration tools.<p>It’s essentially a repackaged version of the c9.io IDE, which Amazon acquired in 2016; it’s now …

31 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Setting Next Year's Goals | Inc.com

Have you ever done a copy-and-paste of your goals from the previous year because you didn't accomplish any of them? I have. I've also fallen into the lazy trap of making my goals in line with everyone else's -- to weigh less, spend less, earn more.<p>The new year is an opportunity. Many of us use the …

Self-improvement

What Amazon Echo and Google Home Do With Your Voice Data

Amazon Echo and Google Home—and other devices that have Alexa and Google Assistant built in—are some of the most promising new technologies to come …

Google Home

Transform your Sketch-based design system into real code using React Studio

Sketch’s symbols and overrides have made it possible to create complex UI design libraries. With the free React Studio and its Sketch transfer …

4 Ways to Retrain Your Brain to Be Smarter, Happier, and Healthier | Inc.com

A lot of people may assume the secret to success and becoming the next Mark Zuckerberg, Elon Musk, or Richard Branson requires starting a specific productivity hack. But that is the furthest thing from the truth.<p>If you dig a little deeper, you'll learn that the commonality of the top leaders and …

Productivity

I used to work 80 hours a week — until I stumbled across a technique that cut my office hours down to 20

I would work 60, 70, sometimes 80 hours a week — it was never enough. I wore my 'busy-ness' like a badge of honor ... I loved telling you how unbelievably hectic my life was at any given moment.<p><b>Until I completely burned out.</b><p>After years of grinding away, I realized one day that I needed to …

Why Your Brain Prioritizes Instant Gratification Over Long-Term Goals, According to Science | Inc.com

Have you ever found yourself wanting to start on a task, only to end up surfing the net for hours? Or you want to eat healthier, but always find yourself grabbing the fast food that's close by? It turns out there's a scientific reason behind our struggle between short-term rewards and long-term …

The Brain

5 Little Shifts that Will Make Your “Stressful” Life 5 Times Easier

The little things define you.All the results in your life come from the little things.Regardless of your unique life circumstances, or how you define …

Here's a new reason to work fewer hours

Gone are the days of strolling into work at 9 a.m. sharp and clocking out precisely eight hours later. American workers are putting in more time on the job than ever before.<p>In a 2014 Gallup poll, 40% of U.S. employees said they work more than 50 hours each week, while 20% put in more than 60 …