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You might not need React Context

React 16.3 finally made the Context API stable. Since then, many developers started using it to solve the “prop-drilling” problem - the issue where …

JavaScript

What’s the Difference Between Cake Flour, Bread Flour, Pastry Flour, and All-Purpose Flour?

Cake flour, bread flour, pastry flour, and all-purpose flour (which are all made from wheat) vary primarily by the type of wheat they’re made from …

Baking

The 10 Best Moves to Lose Your Love Handles

You’ve tried situps, cardio, and dumbbell side bends, but nothing seems to get rid of that stubborn belly fat on your sides. Sound familiar? It might …

Workouts

From Express.js to AWS Lambda: Migrating existing Node.js applications to serverless

Serverless architecture makes some of the good practices for architecting apps obsolete. Building a serverless application from scratch requires a …

Cloud Computing

Wanna Sleep Like a Baby? This Trainer Says You Should Do These 3 Essential Stretches

Pretty much every last one of us could use a stellar night's sleep. Whether you're stressed out at work, sore from your last workout, or dealing with …

Exercise

What are Code Reviews for?

It is often said that Code Reviews are by far the most effective way to identify bugs in software. However, it is easy to notice that the "code …

Software Development

3-Layer Magic Cake Is Surprisingly Simple to Make

As part of an ongoing mission to determine whether viral Internet food trends actually deliver on their promises, we’ve taken to testing a variety of …

Dessert

The Chocolate Cake That Changed Everything

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> From Sweet Laurel Bakery’s cookbook: “This was the cake that changed everything. …

Dessert

You Need to Know These 10 Ways to Turn Yogurt into Dessert

Among the staples in my refrigerator, a tub of yogurt ranks high. Not only do I reach for it every morning at breakfast, but I also find myself …

Breakfast

Buttermilk Chocolate Dream Cake (The Best Recipe!)

This buttermilk chocolate dream cake is so simple and easy to prepare! Rich, moist, and very delicious – if you adore chocolate like I do then this …

Dessert

10 Storage Sets From Amazon That Will Organize Your Entire Life

Storage is not exactly the sexiest of home decor concepts. When we hear the word storage, images of sagging brown moving boxes and dark, dusty attics …

Apartments

The 10 Most-Saved Vegetarian Recipes of March 2018

There was no shortage of well-loved meatless meals this past March. Your favorites were a mix of hearty salads and crowd-friendly casseroles, with a …

Cooking

The Best Veggie Burger

Line a baking sheet with a paper towel.<p>In a large bowl, combine the rice, beets, carrots, onion, parsley, garlic, cheese, sunflower seeds, oat flour, …

Veggie Burger

19 Stuffed Pepper Recipes That Make Great Weeknight Dinners

Long before we were stuffing avocado halves, zucchini boats, and spaghetti squash, stuffed peppers reigned supreme. The dish has been a longtime …

Cooking

21 Inventive Ways to Use Ikea Kallax Shelves Around the Home

Ikea's modular "Kallax" shelving units are famous for their flexibility. From using the largest sets as room dividers or bookcases to repurposing the …

IKEA

JavaScript Testing and Debugging Tools

Think twice, cut once.<p>A paradigm that has guided software engineers and developers over the years. Planning and thinking things out before beginning …

JavaScript

Five Easy Yoga Poses That Will Make You Feel Like a Million Bucks

Tired of halfhearted toe-touches? Try these movements instead.<p>The fundamental problem with stretching is that it is as critical to good health and injury prevention as it is painfully boring to actually <i>do</i>. Especially for those who are short on time, the banality of it all—a few halfhearted toe …

Yoga

Finding And Fixing Node.js Memory Leaks: A Practical Guide

Fixing memory leaks may not be not the shiniest skill on a CV, but when things go wrong on production, it's better to be prepared!<p>After reading this …

JavaScript

This Fettuccine Alfredo Recipe For One Person Is So Easy, You Probably Already Have The Ingredients At Home

When it comes to classic pasta dishes, it is safe to say that Fettuccine Alfredo is one of the greats. How can you say no to that rich and buttery …

Cooking

13 Kitchen Gadgets Worth Splurging On

When it comes to kitchen gadgets, many of the products out in the world are unnecessary. Do you really need a strawberry corer? Or a toaster that …

Kitchens

8 Old-School Restaurants in NYC That Will Take You Back in Time

One of New York City’s greatest pleasures is finding restaurants that have been around for a long, long time. The antique decor, traditional service, and list of nearly forgotten dishes whets the appetite, and the prices are often very reasonable or even cheap for massive portions — especially …

Dining Rooms

Five Pentesting Tools and Techniques (That Every Sysadmin Should Know)

Step into the mind of a pentester.<p>It’s Friday afternoon, somewhere around 2PM. The sound of whirring laptops is drowned out by your earbuds blasting …

Information Security

Unlocking the JavaScript Code Interview (an Interviewer Perspective)

At AppsFlyer we interview quite a fewFront-End & Full-Stack engineers and know the common pitfalls many interviewees struggle with. In this article, …

JavaScript

13 Products People Who Don't Eat Meat Or Dairy Actually Swear By

Available on Amazon and completely suitable for the vegan or vegetarian in your life.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time</i> …

Cooking

Using advanced design patterns to create flexible and reusable React components — Part 2: React…

Using advanced design patterns to create flexible and reusable React components — Part 2: React 16.3 Context APIUsing advanced design patterns to …

Software Engineering

Designing very large (JavaScript) applications

This is a mildly edited transcript of my JSConf Australia talk. Watch the whole talk on YouTube.<p>Hello, I used to build very large JavaScript …

JavaScript

The Insanely Simple 5-Ingredient Salad I Make at Least 3 Times a Week

Despite living in a city with one of the most diverse and vibrant food scenes in the world, I'm embarrassed to admit that repeated Seamless orders to …

Healthy Eating

7 Stretches For Runners With Seriously Tight Muscles

They're practically orgasmic.<p>Raise your hand if you stretched (like, really stretched) after your last run. Anyone?<p>It's easy to slack—after all, you've done your run. Time for snacks, right?<p>But stretching is actually so crucial. After putting your body through the same, grueling, repetitive motion …

Yoga

How to Properly Perform the Plank Exercise to Improve Core Strength

Strengthening the core is an important aspect of any workout program. Not only does a strong and solid core look good, but more importantly, it helps …

Workouts

3 Quick and Easy Exercises to Get You a Stronger, Perkier Butt in No Time

As a CrossFitter, I do a lot of squats and deadlifts. (Like, a lot.) And while that has done a lot to improve the firmness of my butt, I've always wished it would be perkier. I relayed my butt woes to Andrea Speir, founder of Speir Pilates in Santa Monica, CA, after noticing (in a totally not …

Santa Monica