Felipe Lavín Z.

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Why I wouldn’t use rails for a new company

We built Scribd into the #3 largest rails site by traffic and it worked for us, but these days I see a lot of new companies using rails and it feels …

Programming

Solved by Flexbox — Cleaner, hack-free CSS

All of the code samples on this site show how to solve a particular design problem with Flexbox. They show just the code that's needed to make the …

HTTP2 for front-end web developers

HTTP1.x is the version of HTTP we are all familiar with. It's an old protocol that was designed before we knew what the world wide web would become. …

How To Reduce Friction With Good Design

Anders Toxboe, designer for Bonnier Interactive, cites motivation as the force that opposes friction in the realm of interaction design. A properly motivated user will be willing to withstand more friction and still have a positive experience. A poorly motivated user will, on the other hand, give …

Signs that you're a bad programmer - Software Engineering Tips

<b>June 1st, 2012.</b> This article now has a sequel: Signs that you're a <i>good</i> programmer.<p>Why was this written?<p>1. Inability to reason about code<p>Reasoning …

Programming

To digitize a brain, first slice 2,000 times with a very sharp blade | Ars Technica

The Digital Brain Library is part open science, part art project.<p>SAN DIEGO—As I stepped into the Brain Observatory, I didn’t really see what I …

San Diego

The end of apps as we know them

The experience of our primary mobile screen being a bank of app icons that lead to independent destinations is dying. And that changes what we need …

Trabajar con fechas en MySQL

Trabajar con fechas es una tarea que al estar sujeta a tantas reglas especiales (meses con distinta cantidad de días, años bisiestos, comienzo de mes …

10 Fonts for Code

These days, monospaced typefaces are synonymous with code, but it wasn’t always so. Western monospaced typefaces were initially designed to be used …

Typography

The UX problem with Agile

Without a doubt Agile is a great way of working, but it can be challenging from a user experience perspective. Fortunately there might be a way to …

Project Management

I’ve been involved since we first started testing authorship markup and displ...

I’ve been involved since we first started testing authorship markup and displaying it in search results. We've gotten lots of useful feedback from …

Useful Unix commands for exploring data

While dealing with big genetic data sets I often got stuck with limitation of programming languages in terms of reading big files. Also sometimes it …

The Future Programming Manifesto

It’s time to reformulate the principles guiding my work.[Revised definition of complexity in response to misunderstandings]Inessential complexity is …

Computer Science

Some Dark Patterns now illegal in UK – interview with Heather Burns

In this article I interview Heather Burns, author of The Web Designer’s Guide to the Consumer Rights Directive.<b>So, which dark patterns are now</b> …

Microsoft's IE team pines for faster updates -- and respect

Internet Explorer is still saddled with a reputation for being slow and behind the technology curve. Its developers clearly want to change that.<p>Five years ago, Microsoft embarked on a campaign to rehabilitate Internet Explorer, which suffered from a poor reputation as the slow, old browser that …

Software

Want the Best User Experience? Make it Harder to Add Features

<b>The hamburger menu pattern has gotten a lot of bad press in the design community over the past few months.</b> Most of the negative attention it’s …

A List of Free Public CDNs for Web Developers

Website speed is crucial for developing the best user experience possible, because, well, no one likes to wait for web pages to load.<p>One of the …

Web Development

Ghost 0.5 - MSR1

Today we are releasing Ghost 0.5 - a massive technical progression and an exciting step forward for the Ghost blogging platform.This release …

Web Applications

El nuevo PHP

Aunque por mucho tiempo PHP ha sido considerado el <i>patito feo</i> de los lenguajes de programación, lo cierto es que desde que hace aproximadamente un año …

Fonts for Code

Input is a flexible system of fonts designed specifically for code by David Jonathan Ross. It offers both monospaced and proportional fonts, all with …

Typography

Event listeners popup, @media sidebar, Cubic bezier editor + more – Firefox Developer Tools Episode 33 – Mozilla Hacks - the Web developer blog

A new set of Firefox Developer Tools features has just been uplifted to the Aurora channel. These features are available right now in Aurora, and …

The Hamburger Icon And The Controversy Around It

Advertisement<p>There is much controversial debate among web designers about the icon which is often referred to as the “hamburger” icon, the three …

Why I Joined the Static Blog Movement

Static blog generators are the next big thing. I've been using Wordpress in one form or another since 2005 and I also spent a bit of time working …

Why Google has 200m reasons to put engineers over designers

Google's engineer-led approach has sparked criticism of the company from designers, but it appears to be paying off<p>Switching the shade of blue used on advertising links in Gmail and Google search earned the company an extra $200m a year in revenue, a Google executive has said.<p>Google's commitment to …

Canon de la AEDE: idéntico al canon de la SGAE

Hablemos con propiedad y tratando de poner las cosas en su sitio: eso de la “tasa Google” es una patraña. Se trata, en realidad, de una mera maniobra …

Understanding OpCache — SitePoint

PHP in version 5.5 comes with a caching engine built-in – OpCache – which stores precompiled script bytecode in the memory. If you’re familiar with …

Training | Cloud

Train with Ubuntu<p>Train your sysadmins and devops engineers to become Ubuntu OpenStack experts. Canonical runs training programmes to suit all …

Basil.js

The missing Javascript smart persistence layer. Unified localstorage, cookie and session storage JavaScript API.<p>Philosophy<p>Basil aims to ease the …

JavaScript