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10 Diseases Cats Can Give You, Because ‘Cat-Scratch Fever’ Is Real

Cats tend to get a bad rap. Known for being aloof and strong willed, they basically run the show despite their humans' best efforts to assert …

Insects

De-Googling my phone

I’ve been a professional Free Software developer in the GNU/Linux area for 14 years now, and a hobbyist developer and user for much longer. For some …

Apps

System76 just announced a major update to its developer-focused Linux OS

System76 is primarily known for its Linux-based laptops and desktops, but it’s also the architect of the ambitious Pop!_OS project. This is System76’s attempt to create the perfect Linux-based developer operating system, and today the company is announcing some pretty major updates to it.<p>Pop!_OS …

Linux

Oculus

Designing very large (JavaScript) applications

This is a mildly edited transcript of my JSConf Australia talk. Watch the whole talk on YouTube.<p>Hello, I used to build very large JavaScript …

JavaScript

10 essential extensions for VS Code

I've been using Visual Studio Code as my main code editor for more than two years now. I used to work with Sublime Text, which was an amazing …

Web Development

How to turn your sluggish old Mac or PC into a faster Chromebook

This startup has created a modified version of Chromium that works with most hardware, and it's free<p>Earlier today we published a story about Neverware, a New York City startup that is helping schools refurbish old Windows PCs and Macs that had been abandoned as unusable, converting them into …

Simplify REST API development for modern Single-page apps with SQL Server

JSON functionalities that are added in SQL Server 2016 and Azure SQL Database enable application developers to easily expose relational data from …

Writing a reusable data table function in Elm (Part 1)

I have been on an Elm journey these past two month. So far it has been a challenging but also enjoyable experience. Coming from a React/Redux …

Cities Sue Big Oil for Damages from Rising Seas

Top lawyers for Oakland and San Francisco in California announced yesterday that they filed lawsuits against five of the world's biggest oil …

A new kind of map: it’s about time

By: <i>Peter Liu</i>How would you describe your morning commute?If you’re like most people, it starts with a ballpark estimate of how long it usually takes. …

Roads

Elm In Production: 25,000 Lines Later

At Roompact, we make a SaaS product used by university residence life departments across the United States. Our software provides an array of …

ThinScript

ThinScript is an experimental programming language that compiles to JavaScript, WebAssembly, and C. It's meant to be a thin layer on top of …

Surprising polymorphism in React applications

Modern web applications based on the React framework usually manage their state via immutable data structures, i.e. using the popular Redux state …

Marko 4.0 is here 🚀 🎉

The latest release of Marko, the friendly (and fast!) UI library from eBay is now available!<p>If you’ve not heard of Marko, it is a library for …

Why Learning Elm Has Become My New Year Resolution

Over the past holidays, with all the projects slowing down and my wife spending more time at home to help with the baby, I finally had the time to …

The top rising JavaScript trends to watch in 2017

<b>UPDATE:</b> <b>Read the trends to watch in 2018 instead.</b><p>First, kudos to Dan Abramov for asking his followers this question:<p>The JS community didn’t hesitate …

Announcing Ionic 2.0.0 Final

<b>Today, I’m incredibly excited to announce Ionic Framework 2.0.0.</b>Before we get into that, though, a little history lesson is in order…Back in March …

Web Development

Browser Autofill Phishing🐟

This is a simple demonstration of form fields hidden from the user, but will be filled anyways when using the browser form autofill feature, which …

Google Chrome

Looking for Version 1?

Less Talk More Action<p>We're in the process of rolling out v2, so that's merged into master now.<p>Version 1.x is located here if you're looking for …

24 Most Common Logical Fallacies That You Should Know And Avoid

You (probably) don't need a JavaScript framework

I’m not going to post yet another rant about <i>“Why the JavaScript community is so bad”</i> or anything like that, because I don’t feel that way. I’d much …

JavaScript

12 Rules for Professional JavaScript in 2016

<b>Disclaimer:</b> I speak in absolutes below for brevity. Yes, nearly every “rule” in programming has exceptions.<p>JavaScript is hard. It moves so fast that …

JavaScript

5 Essential Practices to Enjoy a Stress-Free Life

<b>“Stress happens when your mind resists what is.” ~Dan Millman</b><p>A troubling thought, isn't it? That most of us are too stressed out to even sleep …

Profit

100 Dalai Lama Quotes That Will Change Your Life

The Dalai Lama, his holiness is a world leader that is committed to promoting positive values such as , forgiveness,self-discipline, tolerance, …

Hinduism

Why I No Longer Use MVC Frameworks

Find out what technologies from the web development space you should keep an eye on this year. Be the innovator in your team and learn more about …

Performance Engineering with React

<i>This is the first half of a 2-part series on performance engineering in React.</i> <i>Part 2 — A Deep Dive into React Perf Debugging</i> <i>is now up!</i><p>This post is …

Demo

Drag and drop so simple it hurts<p>Browser support includes every sane browser and <b>IE7+</b>. <i>(Granted you polyfill the functional Array methods in …

JavaScript

Learn Raw React — no JSX, no Flux, no ES6, no Webpack…

<i>Disclaimer: I love JSX, Flux, ES6 and Webpack. I’ll discuss these tools more in another series.</i>So you’ve heard all the fuss about React.js – …

JavaScript