Joel Bantly

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Amazon may well be the most evil company in tech

You are dying of cancer. You have just lost your unborn child. You have to care for your dying father. You are worthless. You are unproductive. Your colleagues hate you. They have reported you. You deserve to be fired.<p>Welcome to the Amazon way.<p>Blockchain and cryptocurrency news minus the …

React Native Tutorial: Building iOS Apps with JavaScript

<i>Update note:</i> This tutorial has been updated to React Native 0.50, Xcode 9, and iOS 11 by Christine Abernathy. The previous tutorial was written by …

iOS Apps

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This Beautiful Notes App Uses Hashtags To Organize Your Notes

Note taking apps are dime a dozen these days, but occasionally I stumble across a new one that does something smarter than the rest.<p>Letterspace, an app for iOS and Mac, is a beautifully designed free app that organizes your notes in an interesting new way we’ve seen on only social media so far: …

New Theory Suggests That We Live In The Past Of A Parallel Universe

Whether through Newton's gravitation, Maxwell's electrodynamics, Einstein's special and general relativity or quantum mechanics, all the equations that best describe our universe work perfectly if time flows forward or backward.<p>Of course the world we experience is entirely different. The universe …

Renaud Defrancesco's LED lightbulbs are shaped like lampshades

ECAL graduate Renaud Defrancesco has designed a collection of LED bulbs that double as decorative pendant lights.<p>The Ampoules LMP collection is based …

How Bill Gates Thinks

Author Steven Johnson talks to the engineer turned philanthropist about the future, technology, ice, capitalism, and optimism.<p>When interesting people hang out, interesting things tend to happen. So when we found out that Steven Johnson, author of <i>Where Good Ideas Come From</i> and <i>The Ghost Map</i> was going …

Antarctic Islands Now on Google Street View

Digital adventurers around the globe can now view remote islands made famous by British explorer Earnest Shackleton’s legendary survival epic in the Antarctic, 100 years after the voyage began.<p>In early 1915, a year after the launch of Shackleton’s Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition, his ship, the</i> …

20 jQuery Plugins For Page Transition Effects With CSS3

Everybody knows that if you want more traffic on your website, want to stay on top of future trends of search, want to have the best and most …

jQuery

CSS and jQuery Pull-out Intro Effect

All the resources available on CodyHouse are released under the BSD-3-Clause license. You can support our project with a Paypal donation 🙌<p>Big …

11 Skills You Need To Master To Land A $100,000 Engineering Job At Google

Engineers are the rock stars there — and they're paid accordingly.<p>Interns start at $70,000 to $90,000 salaries, while software engineers pull in $118,000 and senior software engineers make an average of $152,985.<p>But one does not simply walk into the Googleplex.<p>The company receives upwards of 2.5 …

This Ingenious Touchscreen UI Should Be in Every Car

There may be no greater design crime today than putting a touchscreen in an automobile. It's audaciously stupid. The simple fact is that screens …

How to back up and restore your Windows 8 Start screen layout

The Windows 8 Start screen is the gateway to your PC and usually the first thing you see when you log in, unless you've chosen to go directly to the desktop. The update to Windows 8.1 also introduced many more customization options to the Start screen.<p>Whether you use the Start screen only on …