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How to finish setting up your powerful API with Nodejs, GraphQL, MongoDB, Hapi, and Swagger (Part II)

<i>This is part II in a series where we build a powerful GraphQL api.</i> <i>Please see part I first if you haven’t read it already.</i><p>I know, I left you hanging …

JavaScript

The Best UX/UI Tools for Designers in 2018

The demand for UI/UX designers has never been higher, and it continues to grow. This is especially true for UX designers as user experience is a …

10 Best Open Source Test Automation Frameworks for Every Purpose

At the beginning of 2018, we decided to bring together the best open source testing frameworks out there. This rating had to be diverse – we chose …

Introduction to web scraping with Node.js

For a long time when ever I wanted to try and create websites for practice I would visit a website, open the console and try to get the content I …

Mobile Test Automation That Works

At Lucid, we automated half of our manual regression testing for our Lucidchart Android app—knocking the regression cycle down from six to three …

10 Real Estate Startups To Watch In 2018

The last decade has witnessed an exponential growth in real estate tech startups. Globally, the number of startups rose from 176 in 2008 to 1,274 by 2017. In the same period, cumulative investments in these startups soared from $2.4 billion to $33.7 billion.<p>2017 was a monumental year for real …

Real Estate

Real Time Apps with TypeScript: Integrating Web Sockets, Node & Angular

Building a Real Time Chat app from scratch using TypeScript<p>Some time ago I implemented a simple chat application using TypeScript language only. The …

Want to Work From Home? Here's the Best Advice From 3,000 People Who Are Doing It Right | Inc.com

Roughly 43 percent of Americans work from home at least some of the time; a fifth of us work from home primarily. Despite some companies recalling employees to the office, the overall trend is rising, in part because science shows people are more productive and happier when they work from …

Home Offices

Simple Asynchronous Processing for Web Service Calls

You don't need to write ugly code to synchronize your AJAX calls. Instead, you can leverage await/async and the JQueryXHR object to simplify the code …

600 Free Online Programming & Computer Science Courses You Can Start in January

Six years ago, universities like MIT and Stanford first opened up free online courses to the public. Today, more than 700 schools around the world …

Ultimate Pitch Deck To Build A Billion Dollar Startup

Let’s be honest — most business plans are dull. No one has time to read a business plan unless they have already made the mental decision to fund you, and are just checking the boxes of due diligence. Experienced business pros and investors know that business plans change. In fact, the funding you …

Venture Capital

How to build a Progressive Web App

Mobile now accounts for over half the web's traffic, and web applications enable users to do things in the browser that rival native apps, but …

4 ways to secure your bags... #bitcoin, #altcoins, #cryptoasset tokens, whatever. A @notsofast security primer.

It's been a long time coming, but what with the massive rises in fiat-based prices and corollary public attention, it is high time I got down to …

Information Systems

Kengo Kuma’s first U.S. home is an indoor-outdoor masterpiece

The Suteki home was built as part of a residential showcase in Happy Valley, Oregon<p>Hot off the heels of his expansion of the Portland Japanese Garden, architect Kengo Kuma has designed a house in Happy Valley, Oregon, for Yokohama-based homebuilding company Suteki.<p>Built as part of Metro Portland’s …

Home Building

The filmmaker behind ‘App: The Human Story’ talks about the struggles developers face

The ‘devaluation of apps’ is a core theme<p>Ever since smartphones became the default computers that we carry our pockets, the apps that run on them and the stores that sell these apps have created a new kind of economy for software. Apple’s App Store has swelled to more than 2.5 million apps, while …

The best smart locks to secure your home

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Home Automation

This UX Design Suite Makes Developing Mobile Apps Quick And Simple

The app economy is projected to reach a market worth of $101 billion globally by 2020, with mobile gaming expected to account for $74.6 billion.<p>In America, the time spent consuming digital media has risen over 50% since 2014, with mobile apps credited for 90% of overall growth. Smartphones and …

UX Design

10 hot interior design trends for 2017!

2017 might have officially already begun, but you can never be too late when it comes to finding out about all the interior design trends that are …

Step-by-Step You Can Turn Your Ecommerce Side Hustle Into a Real Company

You'll need the right mix of data, people and planning to quickly scale your startup.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The nature of work is evolving. To make a living and build a successful career for yourself, you no longer need to work a traditional 9-to-5 job, commute …

10 Things You Must Do Before Quitting Your Job to Start Your Company

You have a dream but you need a checklist to achieve it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>So you've decided you're ready to take the plunge, quit your job, and get your own company up and running. You have an amazing business idea you are ready to launch. You're probably …

5 free VPNs to maintain your privacy online

Whether it’s the prying eyes of a repressive regime, a data-hungry internet service provider (ISP), or a malicious actor listening on the public …

The All-Retirement Team: Top-Rated Stocks With Solid Dividend Track Records (Part 2)

One of the best ways to generate stable income in any market environment is through dividend growth investing. Thankfully, this strategy is not …

Investing

How to Get Over 1.8 Million Facebook Followers in Less than a Year | Inc.com

Lauren Francesca is a comedian, actress, and a social media star. She and I met when we both tried out the Shapr professional networking app last year. At the time, she had about 70,000 fans on her Facebook page - a year later she has 1.8 million. I recently sat down with her at YouTube Space in …

How to Fix a Running Toilet in 8 Painless Steps

If there's one skill that should be in everyone's home improvement arsenal, it's knowing how to fix a running toilet. Not only is it virtually …

How to Build a Facebook Bot App Using Node.js

This article originally appeared on the Cosmic JS Blog.<p>TL;DR<p>View the source code on GitHub.<p>The process of building your messenger bot is fairly …

Founder Failed Four Times Before His Startup Was a Success | Inc.com

No one likes to fail, especially four times. Despite all odds, this founder was able to pick right back up and start a new e-commerce business. WAY.com<p>WAY, which stands for "What's Around You," is an online marketplace based in Silicon Valley that works with over twenty thousand vendors to provide …

eCommerce

Trading places: the rise of the DIY hedge fund

Naoki Nagai, a 36-year-old Harvard graduate who grew up in Japan, is a one-man hedge fund. For the past 16 months he has written hundreds of …

Google launches free Optimize A/B testing tool for SMBs

Google's new tool runs on top of Google Analytics to allow small businesses to test and experiment with multiple versions of their company …

3 Easy Ways to Drive Traffic to Your Online Store

Unique domain names, great content and influencers can help your store compete.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As consumers, we are overwhelmed with choice when it comes to satisfying our shopping needs. Giant retailers like Amazon and eBay carry almost everything we …

A 31-year-old who ditched her 9-to-5 with $1 million in the bank shares the spreadsheet she used to get there

That's how Shen says she and her husband Bryce were able to bank $1 million by age 31 and quit their jobs as computer engineers in Canada to travel the world.<p>"I think tracking is absolutely paramount. That's one of the things that would help people a lot financially," Shen told So Money podcast …