Rich Klaus

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5 Savory Ways to Season Watermelon

I don’t know if it’s a Southern thing, or a specific-to-my-grandmother thing, but I grew up eating a lot of melon for dessert, and it always, always, …

10 Reasons that Make Node.js a Top Choice for Web Application Development

It often happens that a game-changing technology enters the tech market with a boom, but passes into extinction later. However, that’s certainly not …

Moving From Angular to Vue : A vuetiful journey

I work on a SaaS product which has several front-end portals and all of them were build on Angular 1. After more than 2 years in production, Angular …

Python for JavaScript Developers - DEV Community 👩‍💻👨‍💻

So recently I began working at a little startup in New York City by the name of Underdog.io, where I discovered that they had a back-end written …

Using Turbolinks to speed up your site

<i>Originally posted on the Ninjality blog.</i><p>In a world of single-page apps (SPAs) that are rendered by the browser, it is hard to consider building any …

Magic happens when you combine soy sauce and butter

<i>Umami Issues</i> <i>is The Takeout’s exploration of cooking food with the rich, savory, mysterious taste sensation known as umami.</i><p>These last few weeks I’ve …

Recipes

Stop using device breakpoints - DEV Community 👩‍💻👨‍💻

I see it all the time. Designers, and developers alike, setting breakpoints according to their favourite device. When will we learn from our past …

A brilliant sci-fi thriller imagines how the massive floods of climate change could transform Earth

Robinson's past books mostly been set in space — on interstellar starships or amid the long terraforming project of the planet Mars — but they've centered on questions of how we treat planet Earth. Is this fragile environment portable? Can we fix it if we break it? What is there left to do if we …

Sea Level

11 Recipes We Actually Tried And Loved This Month

Here’s what our editors and writers are making in their own kitchens.

Chicken Parm Bites

It's cheesy nugget overload.<p>Servings: 2-3<p>1 pound chicken tenders<p>1 ball mozzarella cheese<p>2 cups panko bread crumbs<p>1 tablespoon garlic powder<p>1 tablespoon dried basil<p>1 tablespoon dried parsley<p>1 tablespoon salt<p>½ cup flour<p>2 eggs<p>Oil to fry<p>1 cup marinara sauce<p>1. Cut the chicken tenders into 1.5-inch …

Eggplant Bacon Is Here For Vegans Who Still Want Their Bacon Fix

All the smoky goodness, none of the meat.<p>Whatever reason you have for keeping meat out of your diet ― veganism, a vegetarian lifestyle, or taking on a healthy diet of some sort ― abstaining from bacon can be one of the trickiest challenges. No matter how much you don’t <i>want</i> to eat the porky, fatty …

Common Async/Await Design Patterns in Node.js

Async/await in Node.js opens up a host of powerful design patterns. Tasks that used to take complex libraries or intricate promise chaining can now …

Little kid forecasts farts and toots in live weather forecast

There’s a bad moon rising in Jackson, Mississippi, and it’s bringing with it a flurry of farts and toots.<p>A little kid named Houston interrupted …

The ‘this’ keyword in Javascript

The keyword this in Javascript can be a little slippery to wrap your had around at first.<p>TL;DR When you refer to this in the global context, it …

Marko 4.0 is here 🚀 🎉

The latest release of Marko, the friendly (and fast!) UI library from eBay is now available!<p>If you’ve not heard of Marko, it is a library for …

Send messages when you’re back online with Service Workers and Background Sync

When you send an SMS message but your phone doesn't have great signal it will continue to try to send the message in the background, even if you …

The Best Food For Your Brain: Try These Ginger Recipes

It adds great flavor AND is good for us. Win, win.<p>Let’s be honest here: we can all use a little brain boost from time to time. The days are long and busy ― it’s easy to feel mentally fried. We have a little secret to share with you. Ginger, the delightfully spicy root, is just what you need. Not …

Healthy Eating

Why composition is superior to inheritance as a way of sharing code

Inheritance is one of the pillars of Object-oriented programming (OOP), the other two being polymorphism and encapsulation. Inheritance is therefore …

16 Dystopian Novels To Read When You Need A Break From the News

The canon of Western literature has never been stingy when it comes to trying to scare the pants off readers with nearly believable situations that …

Trump’s America, where even park employees have become enemies of the state | Sarah Kendzior

Brutal policies accompanied by suppression of the facts are sure signs of an autocracy<p>Last Tuesday, for a few hours, Badlands National Park defied presidential orders. “Today, the amount of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere is higher than at any time in the last 650,000 years #climate,” it tweeted. …

National Parks

The Ultimate Stuffed Cabbage (Lou Fassum)

And may the farce be with you<p>Make the poaching stock: In a large pot, add the chicken thighs and cover with 6 quarts cold water. Bring to a boil, …

Recipes

The Ingredient That Makes Us Want a Pile of Greens Every Night

Dinner game-changer: start cooking your greens in coconut milk.<p>I'm more likely to ogle a photo of pizza than a pile of kale (and I know I'm not the only one). I also shiver just thinking about my relationship to spinach as a kid. But this is a new year, and a new me or whatever, so now I'm dousing …

Oxtail Ragù with Semolina Gnocchi

8 Servings<p>This recipe makes a lot of ragù, but it freezes well and is worth having around. If making the gnocchi feels like a project, serve over polenta instead.<p>February 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>Ragù<p>5 pounds oxtails, cut crosswise into pieces<p>¼ cup all-purpose flour<p>2 teaspoons freshly ground black pepper<p>…

Here's What To Eat During Lunar New Year

Eat your way to a long, successful life.<p>The cultural celebration — which represents the start of a new year based on the lunisolar calendar— officially falls on January 28th. It's traditionally celebrated in China, Korea, and Vietnam, as well as in countries with significant Chinese populations …

How to make those amazing garlic-shallot butter mushrooms from Craft Los Angeles

When it comes to mushroom recipes, it doesn't get much easier than this: a blend of mushrooms — crimini, shiitake, oyster, trumpet royale and maitake — sautéed in a garlic-shallot butter and tossed with chopped fresh herbs. Simple, perhaps, but the flavor is rich and earthy, with plenty of garlic …

Recipes

This Is the Most Popular Slow Cooker Recipe on Pinterest

It's been saved almost 600,000 times.<p>When you think of slow cooker recipes you probably imagine pulled pork, stews and other kinds of soup, right? Turns out the most popular one on Pinterest right now isn't any of those things. In fact, it's something much closer to a dish you'd order at Chipotle — …

The Hero’s Journey

<b>The Hero’s Journey</b> is a pattern discovered in mythological stories by the American Scholar, Joseph Campbell. Campbell maintained that all …

‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Deleted Scene: Chewbacca Violently Dismembers Rey’s Junk Boss

The clip is featured on the 3-D Collector’s Edition Blu-ray.<p>In the original “Star Wars: Episode IV,” C-3PO plays chess with Chewbacca and is warned …

Star Wars

So You Want To Read Grimdark: Here’s Where To Start

High fantasy meets grimdark. He called himself Thomas Covenant the Unbeliever because he dared not believe in the strange alternate world in which he …