Robert Broos

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All Things React

Discover everything from the basics to the cutting-edge of React - Render Props, Context API, Suspense, CSS-in-JS, Progressive Web Apps, UI Libraries …

JavaScript

Data Visualizations with Dremio, D3 and Node

Introduction<p>Data visualizations are one of the easiest ways to gain meaningful, valuable insight from your data. Visualizations bring patterns within …

Data Visualization

How to Make Sure Agile Teams Can Work Together

Increasing volatility, uncertainty, growing complexity, and ambiguous information (VUCA) has created a business environment in which agile collaboration is more critical than ever. Organizations need to be continually on the lookout for new market developments and competitive threats, identifying …

Management

Felicity Cloake's recipe for no-stir risotto

I’m going to let you in on a little secret: despite what every <i>nonna</i> and Italian cookbook will tell you, you don’t need to chain yourself to the hob to make a decent risotto. The method below, which involves a mere two minutes of stirring, comes from a fourth-generation rice grower from the Veneto. …

Risotto

Angular Docs

Why We Can't Stop Overcomplicating Agile

Frameworks and maps and toolkits....what happened to <i>Individuals and Interactions over Processes and Tools?</i><p>What causes otherwise rational folks to …

Building a Web App With Go, Gin and React

This article was originally posted on My Blog<p><b>TL;DR:</b> In this tutorial, I'll show you how easy it is to build a web application with Go and the Gin …

JavaScript

Teachable raises $4M to create a tool to turn any online class into a true business

Online coursework is exploding across all kinds of verticals and fields of expertise — but those courses inevitably end up on platforms like Udemy, and for Ankur Nagpal, that’s really not a way to build a true business.<p>That’s why Nagpal started Teachable, a platform for experts that want to create …

5 Ultra-Rare Leadership Habits That Separate the Best Ones From Everyone Else

It's also the fastest way to build trust in an organization.<p>Best-selling author and researcher Dr. Bren Brown calls vulnerability "the birthplace of innovation, creativity and change."<p>Her now-historic and viral Ted Talk, <i>The Power of Vulnerability</i>, has long solidified the importance of vulnerability …

18 Ways for Digital Nomads to Make Money

All you need is a laptop, Wi-Fi and some wanderlust.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Real estate entrepreneur, writer and filmmaker Heidi Hough lives in a community of foreigners and natives in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Prior to Chiang Mai, she was in Vienna for a few …

Your Strategic Plans Probably Aren’t Strategic, or Even Plans

It happens all the time: A group of managers get together at a resort for two days to hammer out a “strategic plan.” Done and dusted, they all head home. But <i>have</i> they produced a plan with a strategy?<p>At the start of my public seminars on strategic planning I ask attendees, who rank from board …

Management

How to create SRS (System Requirements Specification) for web application. Advice from experienced developers

An excellent SRS is worth a thousand genius ideas. So what is a system requirement specification (SRS)? What should it contain? How can you develop …

Online FlowChart & Diagrams Editor - Mermaid Live Editor

Visualizing Data with Angular and D3

Binding the data in the data-driven documents.<p>D3.js - a JavaScript library for manipulating documents based on data. Angular - a framework that …

The new rules of dinner parties: don't be on time – and bring more booze than you need

Formal dinners are over, but casual cooking for friends throws up a new set of dilemmas. Here is a foolproof etiquette guide for being a good host – and an ever better guest<p>A decade ago, that monitor of good manners, the Telegraph, was already mourning the demise of the classic dinner party. Last …

Chutney

Twitter bot in 17 lines of code

A few months ago I posted how to "create a twitter bot in 3 minutes". Since then Twitter API changed so I decided that its time for an update. I also …

Using React, Firebase, and Ant Design to Quickly Prototype Web Applications

In this guide I will show you how to use Firebase, React, and Ant Design as building blocks to build functional, high-fidelity web applications. To …

An Apple Fanboy Versus The Dell XPS 13: A Sad But True Story

I’ve had an ongoing struggle for more than a decade when it comes to my personal notebooks. Specifically, which one will be <i>the one</i>. Not the gaming laptop — that’s Windows and Nvidia all the way. I’m talking about that daily driver that you love and rely on and simply enjoy using 24/7. For the last …

MacBook Pro

To Control Your Life, Control What You Pay Attention To

One of the best insights on what true productivity means in the 21st century dates back to 1890. In his book <i>The Principles of Psychology, Vol.1</i>, William James wrote a simple statement that’s packed with meaning: “My experience is what I agree to attend to.”<p>Your attention determines the experiences …

3 tips to create better infographics, faster (and cheaper)

Infographics remain among the most shareable content formats on social media. They’re also perfect for anything from white papers and articles to …

What is Agile and why do project managers and engineers need to know it? This online class will teach you.

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You Can Carve Ina Garten's Zucchini Pancakes Recipe Onto My Tombstone

By Alyse Whitney<p>The world needs to know about these 5-ingredient veggie-packed pancakes.<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a weekly column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down. This week: the zucchini pancakes recipe that associate web editor Alyse Whitney just couldn't live</i> …

Cooking

Getting Value from Machine Learning Isn’t About Fancier Algorithms — It’s About Making It Easier to Use

Machine learning can drive tangible business value for a wide range of industries — but only if it is actually put to use. Despite the many machine learning discoveries being made by academics, new research papers showing what is possible, and an increasing amount of data available, companies are …

Google releases machine learning crash course, other educational AI resources

As part of Google’s transition into an AI first world, the company wants to widely open up this technology. Its latest initiative involves a new website with a number of resources, as well as a previously internal online learning course.<p>“Learn with Google AI” is a new educational addition to a site …

How to build a deep learning model in 15 minutes – tech-at

<i>An open source framework for configuring, building, deploying and maintaining deep learning models in Python.</i><p>As Instacart has grown, we’ve learned a …

Plan a Better Meeting with Design Thinking

“Sometimes, when I sit in meetings, especially ones in which people don’t seem engaged, I calculate the cost in staff time. I’ve estimated that one standard weekly meeting in my bureau — 50 people sitting in a cookie-cutter conference room, looking both bored and anxious — costs around $177,000 …

Design

Raschietto: a simple library for web scraping

I often find myself in a situation where I need to get data from a website that has no API or RSS feed. There exists many different web scraping …

This Genius Timer Is the Only Way I Get My Work Done

Get ready for the high that comes from racing against the clock.<p>You can probably relate to this statement: I can only get work done when the deadline …

Recipe: The shortbread cookie that broke the internet

If you have a pulse and an Instagram account, or engage with food media in any capacity, you’re probably already well-aware of the internet craze …

Dessert