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Test Developers for Your Startup with HTML/CSS and JavaScript Knowledge Test

Advertise here via BSAIn today’s world, startups have become global which means a potential employee’s location no longer means not being able to …

Employment

Pharmacy Startup PillPack Could Change The Way America Takes Its Medicine

<b>A tiny New Hampshire startup is revolutionizing the way millions of patients take their daily medicines–and threatening the business model of titans like CVS and Walgreens in the process.</b><p>Allen Pittinger-Dunham, 51, has been taking HIV medicines since 2003. A few years in, his viral counts started …

Pharma

How To Make Software Products The Smart Way

<i>Poornima Vijayashanker is the founder of Femgineer, helping entrepreneurs and tech professionals (especially women) level up their careers.</i><p>As technologists, we want to build software that is friendly, fast, beautiful, responsive, reliable, secure, and scalable. And we expect ourselves to deliver it …

Product Management

9 Delicious Dressings That Make Anything Taste Awesome

It's all about the dressing. These homemade salad dressings are so delicious, you'll want to eat them with a spoon.<p><b>1. Homemade Buttermilk Ranch Dressing</b><p>Cool, creamy, tangy and garlicky, this homemade ranch dressing tastes so much better than the mass-produced bottled stuff in grocery stores. Try it …

Andrew Zimmern Eats Every Part of the Sheep in this Exclusive Video

In this exclusive video from the Season 8 premiere of Travel Channel's "Bizarre Foods," culinary daredevil Andrew Zimmern ventures to Khazakstan. He participates in a traditional sirne dinner, wherein half of a sheep's meat is roasted inside its own stomach. Zimmern explains the different Khazak …

In the future, you may be able to turn invisible with this roll-on squid tape

For the past century or so, military scientists say, the United States has been locked in a perpetual search for new ways to deceive its enemies' eyes.<p>In World War II, strategists covered military equipment in netting and coated it with dull-colored paint. More recently, researchers have been …

Zoology

The Next Samsung Will Come From China

The phones and drones and other products I saw during my week in China were no mere knockoffs.<p>Fifteen years ago, if you had asked Americans what they thought of Samsung, most would have said they had never heard of the Korean company, or would have associated it with inferior, budget …

Here's What You Can Do with Google Maps' New Data Layers

Google is adding new features to Data Layers in its JavaScript Maps API, which will allow developers to build a new breed of interactive apps that collect geographical data input from users.<p>With the revised API, you can now use interactive Data Layers to collect user reviews on the best places to …

Apps

Developing Hybrid Mobile Apps with Phonegap, AngularJS, Bootstrap

In my post, Develop mobile applications using web development skills, I pointed out a list of possible frameworks which can be used to create a …

Berry, Banana & Pomegranate Smoothie

Servings: 2<p>Ingredients<p>1 frozen ripe banana, peeled and cut into 1-inch pieces<br>• 1 cup frozen berries<br>• 1/2 cup low fat plain Greek yogurt<br>• 1/2 cup …

Nutrition

The Best Recipe Videos on YouTube for People With “No Time to Cook”

<i>House of Cards</i> is great and all, but in truth our favorite thing to binge watch is cooking videos. There’s something addictive, even therapeutic, …

Healthy Eating

How to Maximize the Health Benefits of Coffee

Steven Macari of SLVRBK explains why coffee is a veritable superfood, and how to get the most out of it...<p>I spent the majority of my life not drinking coffee because I thought that it was "bad"—probably because of "programming" from my childhood. Programming is really just another way of trying to …

Breakdown Sets To Build Up Muscle And Strength

At one end of the weight room, there's the bodybuilder who decrees that high-rep pump training is the canonical scripture for gaining muscle mass. At …

51 of the Best Breakfast Recipes Ever

Waking up is never easy, but breakfast food makes the prospect a whole lot sunnier.<p>Put some coffee on and get cookin'.<p><b>Monkey-Bread Danish</b><p>Danish meets monkey bread. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Red Velvet Pancakes</b><p>Sexiest breakfast ever. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Onion & Arugula Frittata</b><p>Served straight out of the pan. <b>Get the</b> …

Web Features

Private Chat<p>One-on-one chat is our bread and butter. We've been carefully crafting a recipe up for years that makes both the user and admin …

Apps

13 Best Node.js Tools and Resources for Year 2015

Share Email Comments<p>JavaScript’s ascending fame has brought with it a great deal of changes, and the substance of web development today is …

How a Non-Techie Learned to Code from Scratch

My background is in business and apart from being intellectually curious and interested in technology, I have no previous programming, database or …

Google Now Lets You Hang The World’s Greatest Paintings Right In Your Browser

If you’re tired of blank, white “new tab” windows in your browser, Google has a solution. Its Cultural Institute–Google’s arm that works with museums–has released a Chrome extension that will hang works from artists like Vincent Van Gogh, Edgar Degas, and Claude Monet in your browser. Whenever you …

11 skills you need to master to land a $100,000 engineering job at Google

Google is the most desirable employer on Earth.<p>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 …

Programming

Simple JavaScript OOP for C++, Java and C# Developers

Introduction<p>Most developers are familiar with object-oriented programming and design in languages like Java, C++ and C#. JavaScript, however, does …

Improving lock performance in Java

January 14, 2015 by Filed under: <i>Locked Threads</i><p>After we introduced locked thread detection to Plumbr couple of months ago, we have started to receive …

Databases

2015 Trends in Data Modeling: The Machine Learning Effect

Data Modeling has become easier – in certain instances. It has arisen from the nearly exclusive reach of Data Scientists and IT departments to take …

Google Materialize a Responsive HTML5 Framework

Materialize is a Responsive CSS Framework based on Google’s Material Design Concepts. Materialize aims to bring material design to web which was …

Making AJAX As Simple As Anchor Tags

Posted· Category: Framework, MIT License<p><b>With intercooler you can add AJAX to your application without using client-side models, routing, validation,</b> …

JavaScript

Immutable.js

Immutable collections for JavaScript<p>Immutable data cannot be changed once created, leading to much simpler application development, no defensive …

How a new HTML element will make the Web faster

Today, the average size of a webpage is 1.7MB—1MB from images—but change is afoot.<p>The Web is going to get faster in the very near future. And sadly, …

Create a RESTful services using Slim PHP Framework

Two years back we had published an article called create a RESTful Services using PHP, in that most the PHP methods got depreciated. I have been …

Google releases Android Studio 1.0, the first stable version of its IDE

After two years of development, Google today released Android Studio 1.0, the first stable version of its Integrated Development Environment (IDE) aimed at Android developers. You can download it right now for Windows, Mac, and Linux from the Android Developer site.<p>Google first announced Android …