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Vandium: The Node.js Framework for AWS Lamba

One of the most exciting new cloud technologies over the last few years has been the emergence of Amazon Web Services’ (AWS) Lambda environment. For …

JavaScript

Graphology: Writing a graph of nodes UI in HTML5 (Part 1)

I like Blender's compositor nodes.<p>It doesn't mean I know how to use them well, but I like the UI and I think it works very well in that context.<p>I …

JavaScript

mStream

mStream is a personal music streaming server. You can use mStream to stream your music from your home computer to any device, anywhere.<p>Demo<p>Demo 1 (no …

Programming as a Way of Thinking

Programming has changed. In first generation languages like FORTRAN and C, the burden was on programmers to translate high-level concepts into code. …

Hullabalu releases Lightwell, a platform for creating interactive storytelling apps

Interactive storytelling startup Hullabalu has spent the last several years producing a series of apps for kids based around a group of characters it has developed. But after making multiple apps of its own, the company has decided to open up its creative tools to other interactive …

How I Built a Serverless Function Without Knowing It, I Think*

It’s the weekend after a week full of exams. I’m exhausted and am just waiting to graduate high school. But, like any other developer I feel the urge …

Microservices

Creating an Activity State Machine - AWS Step Functions

Creating an Activity State Machine<p>You can coordinate task code in your state machine. This tutorial introduces you to creating an activity-based …

IBM unveils Blockchain as a Service based on open source Hyperledger Fabric technology

IBM unveiled its “Blockchain as a Service” today, which is based on the open source Hyperledger Fabric, version 1.0 from The Linux Foundation.<p>IBM Blockchain is a public cloud service that customers can use to build secure blockchain networks. The company introduced the idea last year, but this is …

Blockchain

This Isn't An Operating System, It's An RPG

In <i>Kingsway</i>, Andrew Morrish’s upcoming PC role-playing game, monsters are pop-ups, quests are emails and your backpack is a cluttered file folder. …

kingsway

Devs without programming knowledge soon could create dynamic AI

During GDC last week, the crew behind the GDC X One Life Left podcast took the time to speak with a handful of people working on interesting projects …

Microsoft Releases Visual Studio 2017 With Speedier Installs and a Leaner Footprint

Microsoft released the newest version of its popular IDE, Visual Studio 2017 today for Windows alongside a preview of the still in development Mac …

404 Page

Explore Opportunity<p>Internet researchers can work as Independent Research Consultants or with individuals or companies to gather, synthesize and …

42 Retro Fonts to Perfect your Vintage Style Inspired Design - Super Dev Resources

In this post, we bring to you a collection of high-quality vintage and retro fonts to add a touch of nostalgia to your work.<p>When designing influenced …

Typography

What every layperson should know about string theory

If you’ve ever wondered just why it has piqued the interest of so many, have a look inside.<p><i>“I just think too many nice things have happened in string</i> …

The One Theory of Quantum Mechanics That Actually Kind of Makes Sense

But most physicists don't buy it.<p>Quantum mechanics is baffling. On the atomic and subatomic scale, matter seems to behave in ways that we, in the macro world, would generally think of as impossible. Particles can exist in two different places at once, and particle-like interferences in space are …

Native Apps are Doomed

From now on, I won’t be building any more native apps. All my apps going forward will be progressive web apps. Progressive web apps are web …

Probabilistic Programming

Probabilistic Programming<p>The programming languages and machine learning communities have, over the last few years, developed a shared set of research …

Machine Learning

Free High-Quality Vector Patterns

by Bradley Nice, Content Manager at ClickHelp.co — best technical writing tool<p>Vector patterns can be used in website design or any other form of work …

typescript 2.0

Saturday, November 19, 2016<p>JavaScript is the future: client, server, database, node modules, addons<p>Typescript is syntactic sugar for …

JavaScript

Adobe and Berkeley's new smart editing tool will blow your mind

Over the years, Adobe’s excellent software has firmly established the company as one of the most influential sources of innovation in image manipulation and it seems the Photoshop-maker intends to keep things this way.<p>The company has partnered up with researchers from the University of Berkeley to …

This startup built a business by watching where we tweet

For Hyp3r, it’s all about location, location, location.<p>When Pepsi needs to keep tabs on the competition — I think you know who I’m referring to — the company uses a new secret weapon: A social media analytics startup called Hyp3r that cares much more about <i>where</i> people are tweeting than <i>what</i> they’re …

Social Media

The Most Popular Color On The Web

It’s blue. Like a-Smurf-wearing-Levi’s-on-sea-of-blueberries blue.<p>You may have heard that if you average together all colors on the web, you get orange. That may be true. But when you pull away the photographs of sunsets and the peachy skinned? You’re left with the visual framework of CSS, the text …

Coding Confessional is the place to go if you hate your programming job

Software development jobs can be awesome. I’ve interned at startups where the environment is relaxed, and I worked on projects that excited me with cutting-edge technologies. Then there are the jobs that are, frankly, soul-suckingly horrible. There’s very seldom any middle ground.<p>I must confess, I …

Why app development is going micro

Application development has long been fraught with peril: Projects become bloated, expensive and never ship. Implementation technologies tend to match the bloat, ranging from Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) to Business Process Management (BPM). As Redpoint’s Tomasz Tunguz recently pointed out, …

Microservices

The Beauty of Ultra-Minimal Web Design

Over the years web designers have seen many trends come and go. While very few design trends will ever be thought of as evergreen, those that do move …

18 Personal Websites to Inspire Your Own

List of Blogging Websites• HubSpot.com<br>• Wordpress.com<br>• Squarespace.com<br>• Medium.com<br>• Wix.com<br>• Typepad.com<br>• Tumblr.com<br>Ah, the job search.Some refer to it as a …