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TOP 6 PHP FRAMEWORKS — LARAVEL TAKES THE TROPHY

Today the internet has millions of websites and every other developer out there makes another site. However, it is easier to develop websites using …

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IT security

Building a Microservices Example Game with Distributed Messaging

<b>In this article, we'll build a microservices example game: a "hot potato" style small multiplayer app. During this process, we'll learn how Hydra</b> …

Build a Realtime CRUD App with Vue & deepstream

Vue is the JavaScript UI tool that parades itself as progressive because it is approachable so one can get started in just a day. On the other hand, …

Enabling SSO for Discourse with IdentityServer3

1. Enabling custom SSO in Discourse<p>How to do this is fairly well described in the Discourse official forums, so we won’t get into details here. In …

Software Development

Palestinian recipes for maftoul tabbouleh and za’atar chicken

Joudie Kalla brings together two traditional Palestinian dishes, a chicken roasted with za’atar and a tabbouleh salad made with maftoul, large-grain couscous, for soaking up all the flavours<p>Maftoul is an ancient traditional dish in Palestine. It’s also an ingredient: it is a larger couscous than …

A Guide to JSON-LD for Beginners

What is JSON-LD?<p>JSON-LD stands for <i>JavaScript Object Notation for Linked Dat</i>a, which consists of multi-dimensional arrays (think: list of …

You've Never Seen Anyone Make Yorkshire Pudding More Adorably Than Gigi Hadid

In an enchanting and surreal video for <b>British Vogue</b>, Gigi Hadid teaches Gigi Hadid how to make Yorkshire pudding. Yes, you read that right. While sporting a chef's coat and apron, the supermodel dictates the recipe to a more dressed-down version of herself, resulting in one adorable cooking …

Gigi Hadid

Traveling While Aging: 16 Tips

Co-authored by Ellen Offner, Offner Consulting, LLC, Health care strategy and program development<p>The two of us love to travel and we particularly like to explore challenging environments in places different from are usual haunts.<p>Photo Credit: Ellen Offner<p>We recently traveled, between us, to China, …

The Next Big Blue-Collar Job Is Coding

When I ask people to picture a coder, they usually imagine someone like Mark Zuckerberg: a hoodied college dropout who builds an app in a feverish …

Valuable Lessons From My First River Cruise

I have a confession to make. I am 27 years old, and I love river cruising. Now admittedly, I was a cruise virgin -- and I mean all cruises, not just river cruising -- until recently. I can't say for certain that I would never enjoy a larger oceanic cruise, but after my Viking experience, I don't …

5 Things Every Loving Homeowner Should Know About Their Own Home

Your relationship with your home is one that will hopefully last a long time, so it pays to learn its most intimate details. And not to be weird, but …

The Easy Beef Stew We Can't Stop Thinking About

A silky braise with a garlic cream sauce is perfect hibernation fare<p>This recipe does double duty. The rich beef stew will keep you satisfied for days …

Cooking

This slow cooker has developed a cult following around the internet

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Amazon / Business Insider Every now and then a product comes along and captures the collective consciousness of the internet.<p>It can come …

This is How You Fold a Record-Breaking Paper Airplane

In 2012, designer John Collins constructed a paper airplane that flew an astonishing 226 feet, establishing a distance record that still stands. A …

Harvard

Sumptuous Sets: The Royal Shows and Movies to Binge-Watch After The Crown and Victoria

So, you’ve finished <i>The Crown</i>. You’ve tried Masterpiece’s <i>Victoria</i>. And <i>Downton Abbey</i> is a thing of your past. Are there any more royal movies and TV shows left to binge-watch? Of course there are. But the more apt question may be whether they live up to <i>The Crown</i>’s sumptuous interiors. We admit, it’s …

How to make your own sourdough starter

By nurturing a culture of naturally occurring bacteria and yeast, a healthy sourdough starter will leaven bread while also lending it the trademark …

Get Smarter in 2017. Here Are 5 Places to Educate Yourself Online (for Free)

Knowledge is power.<p>What do you want to learn more about this year? Nanotechnology? Virtual reality? Bitcoin? How to protect democracy?<p>According to neuroscience professor Ken Kosik, adult education, or specifically engaging in challenging new learning experiences, encourages brain plasticity. And …

Albert Einstein

Forget Coding–Here’s The Skill You Need Most When You Start Your Career

Your technical chops may not give you the edge when you’re new to the workforce, but your network might.<p>It used to be that the only way to climb a career ladder was to pick up more skills. Learn how to do X, get paid more for it, and earn job-title Y. Up you went. Each new capability you mastered …

Employment

Upstart JavaScript framework dreams of challenging Angular, React

Mithril, an open source JavaScript framework for single-page applications, is looking to best Facebook's React, Google's Angular, and Vue JavaScript …

The Food Makes These 8 Las Vegas Pubs Great

Sandwiches, burgers, chicken wings and nachos big enough to be a meal on their own are some of the calling cards of a good pub. Bonus points if that …

The Most Luxurious Sauce for Your Steak Is Also the Easiest

<b>Drain the fat, but don't clean the pan:</b> While your steaks are resting, pour off the fat from cooking and any aromatics that were cooked with the …

Fried Chicken with Crunch

An unconventional secret to perfectly crispy fried chicken<p>You have to hand it to Todd Ginsberg, a Jewish guy from New Jersey who moved south and decided he could reinvent fried chicken. He only makes it Friday nights at <b>the General Muir</b> in Atlanta, a smart mashup of a New York deli and a …

Recipes

The 50 best burger joints in America

The burger is an American classic.<p>Whether it's served alone on a bun or stacked with cheese and bacon and smothered in condiments, a burger <i>always</i> makes for a satisfying meal.<p>We asked Foursquare City Guide to help us find the best burgers across the country.<p>Keep scrolling to see which burger joints …

What’s the Difference Between Baking Soda and Baking Powder?

If you’ve ever tried substituting baking powder for baking soda (or vice versa), you’ve discovered that you can’t use the two interchangeably. We’ve …

Globalization failed too many people. Here’s the technology that could help it work for everyone

Last month, global leaders in business, government, media, and technology made their annual pilgrimage to Davos, Switzerland, for the World Economic Forum’s annual event. The tranquil mountains surrounding the city stood in sharp contrast to the swirling populist storm that is now transforming …

Blockchain

Perfect Puttanesca: The Italian Pasta Recipe You Need Right Now

The infamous theory behind the origins of pasta puttanesca ("pasta of the whores") is that the mid-20th century prostitutes of Naples used it to lure …

7 Things You Have to Do Before Moving Abroad

At some point, it happens to every traveler. There you are, sitting on a secluded beach or at an impossibly quaint sidewalk cafe, and the desire to …