Zlatko Alomerovic

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Elixir Envy ᐅ Ruby

When a Rubyist learns about Elixir’s pipe operator and how it behaves similarly to Linux/Unix command line piping he, or she, very likely envies that …

Programming

Twitter bot that generates an image with your quote!

In Twitter, I often see people tweeting inspirational, funny or even silly quote. I imagine, what if there's a twitter bot that generates an image …

JavaScript

CSS Positioning Simplified

Getting things to sit where you want on a webpage can be one of the most frustrating experiences for a beginner.<p>I can remember lucking out sometimes …

InterAct

The 3 Stages of Failure in Life and Work (And How to Fix Them)

One of the hardest things in life is to know when to keep going and when to move on.<p>On the one hand, perseverance and grit are key to achieving …

Motivation

5 Exercises To Help You Look Great In A T-Shirt This Summer

It's what we all want, after all<p>Stepping out in a crisp white Tee is a simple and highly effective summer style power move, but it comes with one very important caveat: you've got to be in decent shape to pull it off.<p>To help you flatten your stomach, tone your arms and shape up those lats a bit, we …

Workouts

This 35-Year-Old Mother Is Saving $85,000 a Year in New York City and Plans to Retire in 5 Years. Here’s How

And a third child is on the way.<p>Jamila Souffrant has learned to embrace the journey, whether that’s her 90-minute, one-way commute from Brooklyn to …

Retirement

Gitflow Workflow, Continuous Integration & Continuous Delivery

Working with teams can be quite challenging if there is no process in place to review and check code before it is merged, or more importantly to …

DevOps

From Express.js to AWS Lambda: Migrating existing Node.js applications to serverless

Serverless architecture makes some of the good practices for architecting apps obsolete. Building a serverless application from scratch requires a …

Cloud Computing

The Stress of Remote Working

In software engineering, remote working makes a lot of sense since, most of the time, you only need a computer and an internet connection to perform …

Watch: This new device will let you walk on a treadmill while exploring a virtual reality world

It’s so immersive you might never want to stop walking.<p>What if you climbed on to a treadmill and entered a virtual reality environment to walk in? …

Virtual Reality

How to build a React website in AWS within 15 minutes

This tutorial will help you launch a simple personal or professional website hosted in AWS S3 and built using React. React is a Javascript library …

Scientific Speed Reading: How to Read 300% Faster in 20 Minutes

How much more could you get done if you completed all of your required reading in 1/3 or 1/5 the time?<p>Increasing reading speed is a process of …

Princeton University

Plant These 19 Fruits & Veggies In Your Garden And See Them Coming Back Year After Year

Growing your staple produce in your own home garden is always a rewarding activity. Yet, many home-owners put off this laborious task at the start of …

Gardening

Seriously: There Are Only 10 Foods That All Nutritionists Recommend

There are so many clashing nutrition philosophies in the world, it can make a person's head explode. I learned this firsthand when I sent my …

Nutrition

The ultimate CSS battle: Grid vs Flexbox

Learn how they differ, and when you should use one over the other.<p>CSS Flexbox has become extremely popular amongst front-end developers the last …

CSS

First Steps with Sinatra as a Rails Developer - Part 1

Some time ago I had a chance to build a very small app handling HTTP requests coming from the Slack. I decided to choose a lightweight framework, so …

Software Development

Stop Buying Tangerines. Plant Them In A Flowerpot And You Will Always Have Hundreds Of Organic Tangerines!

Citrus reticulat is the Latin name for tangerines, or Mandarin oranges. This fruit is rich in nutrients, including vitamin C, B12, A, potassium, and …

Gardening

My husband and I use this budget spreadsheet to manage our money, and it completely changed our lives

Two years ago, my husband and I were living in Manhattan and struggling to make ends meet. We had more money going out than coming in, and we knew we needed a way to do better when it came to managing our finances.<p>So, my husband, like the total Type A personality he is, turned to Excel to fix our …

Personal Finance

13 High-Protein Meal Prep Recipes to Make This Sunday

13 meals in only four hours.<p><i>This article originally appeared on Spoon U and was written by Jennifer Wilcox. It has been given minor edits before re-posting.</i><p>Meal prep and I have a love-hate relationship. I really enjoy it throughout the week, because it makes my life easier. It allows me to sleep a …

Healthy Eating

The 5 best stretches to counter all your desk sitting

If you have a desk job, you’re kinda screwed. According to the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics, people who work in these …

Yoga

10 free tools for creating infographics, images and more

In the world of PR and marketing, visuals rule.<p>You can boost interest and engagement with your social media and blog posts by adding compelling …

Infographics

Lessons Learned — A Year Of Going “Fully Serverless” In Production

At Torii, we decided to go the <b>no-ops</b> path as much as possible meaning we’ll focus all our efforts on our product and not on <b>operations</b>. While we enjoy …

DevOps

Three lesser-known websites that will save you a ton of money on flights

These days, you can travel the world for a lot less than you may think. After all, it’s easier than ever to find great deals on everything from …

New Jersey

4 soft skills LinkedIn says are most likely to get you hired in 2018 — and the online courses to get them

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Project Management

How TypeScript is making programming better — Tips and tricks after migrating to TS

Section I<p>JavaScript, as we all know, was originally meant for building logic into small front end apps in order to make them function dynamically …

JavaScript

Here’s How You, as a Developer, Can Achieve 100% of Your Yearly Goals

A New Year always brings with it a couple of recurring events. There’s the New Year’s Eve where people party hard get wasted. We all know we’ve …

Motivation

How to use Excel's Data Model to turn related data into meaningful information

Excel's Data Model feature allows you to build relationships between data sets for easier reporting. Here's how to use it to make data analysis …

Databases

How to Build a Mini Supercomputer for Under $100

Wei Lin built a scalable computing cluster comprised of $7 chips.<p>Supercomputers are used by governments and research institutions around the world to solve some of science’s most complex problems, such as hurricane forecasting and modeling atomic weapons. In most cases, a supercomputer is actually …

Raspberry Pi

How To Master Advanced React Design Patterns — Render Props

In Part 1 of this series we discussed how we could use compound components and static class properties to enable us to produce a readable and …

JavaScript