Jignesh Desai

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This Kettlebell Cardio Workout Video Promises to Get You Breathless

Try taking your cardio off the treadmill and reach for this bell-shaped piece of equipment instead.<p>If you're not using kettlebells as part of your …

Workouts

Beyond REST: Using WebSockets for two-way communication in your React app

Who needs WebSockets?<p>WebSockets are really useful when the server wants to push a lot of data and/or frequently update the browser (think multiplayer …

JavaScript

How to Start Building Desktop Apps with Electron and React

Imagine you could build desktop apps only with HTML, CSS and JavaScript. This is possible and easy with library called Electron. This tutorial will …

JavaScript

The Simple 7 Warm-Up

Get Fired Up, Loosened Up, and Ready to Lift<p>The purpose of a warm-up is to prepare your body for work, perform better, and reduce the risk of injury. …

Workouts

Write Cross-Platform Apps using Electron

We live in a multi-platform world. The sharks in our tech ocean have their app stores. Both Apple and Microsoft have been pushing you to use Swift or …

Your Abs Will Be Sore For Days (Maybe Weeks, TBH) After This Wall Workout Challenge

Newsflash: sculpting your midsection doesn't have to entail repetitive crunches and mind-numbing planks. It can actually be a — dare I say it? — <i>fun</i> process. Case in point: Jeanette Jenkins's latest ab workout challenge.<p>The celebrity trainer, who works with stars like Pink and Alicia Keys, just …

Understanding Microservices and Microservice Architecture

Have you noticed what a cornucopia of buzz-words the technology world is? It seems that we’re in a never-ending quest to put as many words before …

Microservices

This Is the Yoga Pose to Do If You Want to Work on Your Arms and Butt at the Same Time

If you love a perfectly crafted yoga class, where one pose flows effortlessly into the next, here's a two-pose sequence you have to try. Dance-like …

Introducing TensorFlow.js: Machine Learning in Javascript

<i>Posted by</i> <i>Josh Gordon</i> <i>and</i> <i>Sara Robinson</i><i>, Developer Advocates</i><p>We’re excited to introduce TensorFlow.js, an open-source library you can use to define, …

Machine Learning

The Only 8 Moves You Need to Be Fit

Squat<p>For the most elemental of human movements—sitting down and getting back up, or lifting something heavy off the ground—there is no better …

Securing APIS with JSON Web Tokens and an API Gateway

What are JSON Web Tokens? Why do they matter in the context of microservices architectural style?<p>Glad you asked. There’s a lot to discuss when it …

Using React, Firebase, and Ant Design to Quickly Prototype Web Applications

In this guide I will show you how to use Firebase, React, and Ant Design as building blocks to build functional, high-fidelity web applications. To …

How to NOT React: Common Anti-Patterns and Gotchas in React

Here is an example of the issues that can be caused by using indexes as keys on CodePen.<p>Solutions<p>Any key that you are going to use should be …

These Are the 100 Best Bodyweight Moves, All in 1 Place!

Muscles, are you ready? Because this burn is about to get intense! Using your body as the machine, these 100 moves sculpt and tone your arms, upper back, abs, legs, and booty — we've got your entire body covered! Many of these moves also burn calories as they build muscle, so high five for the …

Workouts

componentWillReceiveProps is not setting the state correctly in React-Redux

So, every time I want to delete something, it deletes from the database the given object and it removes all the content from my display, and after I …

Better Extract/Transform/Load (ETL) Practices in Data Warehousing (Continued)

In the September/October 2017 issue of CODE Magazine, I wrote a Baker’s Dozen (13 Productivity Tips) article on ETL Practices in Data Warehousing …

Databases

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 …

8 Body Weight Exercises You Can Do Anywhere

Are you worried you don’t have the right gear for a good workout? Don’t be, says Michele Olson, Ph.D., professor of exercise science at Auburn …

Introducing Runnerty

Runnerty is an open source process orchestrator written in nodejs. It allows us to plan and configure workflows easily, providing a big amount of …

Using SSE Instead Of WebSockets For Unidirectional Data Flow Over HTTP/2

When building a web application, one must consider what kind of delivery mechanism they are going to use. Let’s say we have a cross-platform …

Software Development

10 Great Stretches to Do After a Lower-Body Workout

For many people, stretching is just a necessary evil of fitness—one that you try to skimp on whenever you can. You know you're supposed to do it, but …

Drop Nine Pounds in Three Days by Transforming Your Gut Bacteria

Not long ago, scientists realized that “trillions of bacteria living in our guts have a surprising effect on our weight,” according to Dr. Oz. Turns …

Nutrition

Blockchain Explained: How It Works, Who Cares and What Its Future May Hold

Best known as the immutable database that runs underneath cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum, blockchain is poised to play a critical role in …

Blockchain

9 yoga poses to help you live your most healthy, vibrant life

In the midst of a heart-pumping workout, you’re probably <i>not</i> contemplating the long-term consequences of every single burpee and plank jack on your …

Who Needs a Gym? Try One of The 9 Best Workout Apps Instead

Let's face it: many of us are addicted to our phones. In fact, some research even suggests that women are more addicted to their phones than men. …

Apps

Meet Roger Frampton, the international model and personal trainer who swapped weights and cardio for stretches

33-year-old model and personal trainer Roger Frampton is chiselled, bright-eyed, and, surprisingly, even more handsome in real life than his photos suggest. But when we met after January's London Fashion Week Men's wrapped up, it was not to discuss his good looks nor his international modelling …

Exercise

React, Redux and JavaScript Architecture

<i>The content of this article was originally presented to the Squiz Front-End Engineering group.</i><p>Whether you use them or not, React and Redux are …

JavaScript

28 Amazing Open Source JavaScript Projects for the Past Year (v.2018)

<b>For the past year</b>, we’ve compared nearly 6,900 JavaScript open source projects to pick Top 28 (0.4% chance).<p>This is an extremely competitive list and …

The 30 best chest exercises of all time

If you really want to pump up your pecs and build the best chest in the gym, you need targeted exercises that exhaust your muscles in the best way …

Workouts

The Best JavaScript Frameworks You’re Not Using

Currently there are three front end JavaScript frameworks that dominate the field — React, Vue and Angular. The vast majority of blog posts, …