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Javascript Algorithms Challenges | Part 2

Hey again!<p>This is the second part of my Javascript coding challenges and I'm super excited to get into it. I want to thank you all for the very kind …

JavaScript

How To Create a One Page Website with Bootstrap 4

Today we’ll continue with another Bootstrap 4 tutorial where we’re going to create a one page website. At the end, you can download the files and you …

Web Design

How JavaScript works: The building blocks of Web Workers + 5 cases when you should use them

This is post # 7 of the series dedicated to exploring JavaScript and its building components. In the process of identifying and describing the core …

JavaScript

Learn Bootstrap 4 Final in 2018 with our Free Crash Course

Last year, I released a Bootstrap 4 Course, but it was in alpha back then. Literally 2 days ago, (January 18), Bootstrap 4 released to its full 4.0.0 …

Web Development

Build a Rest API for Node & Mysql 2018 JWT

Javascript is a hard language to get right, and I am tired of all the tutorials that build Node APIs in a way that is not maintainable. So I have …

JavaScript

10 Smallest & Fastest Frontend Web Dev Frameworks

You're reading 10 Smallest & Fastest Frontend Web Dev Frameworks, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on …

Handy

Creating A GraphQL Server With Node.js And Express

Code<p>GraphQL is a language that enables you to provide a complete and understandable description of the data in your API. Furthermore it gives clients …

JavaScript

A crash course on TypeScript with Node.js

What if I told you JavaScript could be viable in an enterprise environment? You’d think I was crazy. Isn’t JavaScript that toy of a language used for …

JavaScript

My Visual Studio Code Setup

This article is also available on my blog.<p>This originally was just a gist, but I thought it made sense to just convert it to a blog post.<p>As the …

Software Development

The 10 Most Popular Open Source Front-End Web UI Kits

You can save loads of development time by working with frontend UI kits. The most popular is Bootstrap although far too many homogeneous sites rely …

Web Design

30 seconds of code

Curated collection of useful JavaScript snippets that you can understand in 30 seconds or less.<p>UseCtrl+Forcommand+Fto search for a …

Learn and build projects with pure JavaScript (No frameworks or libraries)

This is a front to back JavaScript course for <b>absolutely everybody.</b> We start with the basic fundamentals and work our way to advanced programming …

Creating Desktop Apps with Electron Tutorial

Electron is a framework that allows you to build native desktop apps for Windows, Mac and Linux, while using web technologies such as HTML, CSS and …

Building a simple static page generator with Node.js

Static page generators are great and super convenient when developing reasonably simple websites. I’ve used probably two or three out of what seems …

JavaScript

Regular Expressions Demystified: RegEx isn’t as hard as it looks

Are you one of those people who stays away from regular expressions because it looks like a foreign language? I was one. Not anymore.<p>Think of all …

JavaScript

PatternifyJS - JavaScript Design Patterns

About<p>PatternifyJS is a reference of the main design patterns in JavaScript. JS libraries are not covered, but the core scripting languages around …

Node.js REST API Framework with extensible Admin Panel.

Modern Admin Panel<p>Elegant, entirely customizable and fully extensible admin panel with headless CMS capabilities. Configure and manage your API …

JavaScript

Arrow Functions in JavaScript

Arrow functions are the new fundamental building blocks of building modern web applications. In this post/video, you’ll learn how Arrow Functions …

Web Applications

Deepgram opens up its machine transcription platform to everyone

Deepgram, a startup applying machine learning to audio data, is releasing its machine transcription platform this morning for free. No more will you have to pay for other services like Trint to get the dirty work of automated transcription done. Hint: it has something to do with data.<p>Machine …

Machine Learning

Learn to Program JavaScript Web Applications

Web Applications

What nobody tells you when you decide to learn how to code

If you decided to change your career to a technology related field, you probably faced some internal demons. And the first thing that I want to say …

Why Composition is Harder with Classes

Note: This is part of the “Composing Software” series on learning functional programming and compositional software techniques in JavaScript ES6+ …

JavaScript

The Complete Guide To Switching From HTTP To HTTPS

HTTPS is <b>a must for every website</b> nowadays: Users are looking for the padlock when providing their details; Chrome and Firefox explicitly mark …

Web Design

Blu Jam Cafe Crafts Daily Brunch Inside Downtown's Spring Arcade

Downtown’s brunch game is getting elevated thanks to AM heavy hitter <b>Blu Jam Cafe</b>, which is set to open inside the Spring Arcade on Tuesday, June 6. The local chain already boasts half a dozen outlets from Melrose to Woodland Hills to Tarzana to Tokyo, Japan.<p>Reached by phone, owner <b>Kamil Majer</b> says …

Los Angeles

Writing modern JavaScript code

Remember when JavaScript was a language used to make elements change on the page when the cursor was over them? These days are over, every language …

Programming

Function decorators: Transforming callbacks into promises and back again

Every day that I work in JavaScript-land, I stumble across a mixture of callbacks, promises or async/await. I have my own preferences in how I like …

JavaScript

promise-cookbook

This is a brief introduction to using Promises in JavaScript, primarily aimed at frontend developers.<p>See here for a Chinese …