Javi R. Falces

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​Microsoft releases its first Linux product

For the first time, Microsoft has released its own Linux kernel in a new Linux-based product: Azure Sphere.<p>read this<p>After testing the waters for …

Linux

Upgradeable Smart Contracts

<i>If you’re simply looking for the code, you can find the repo</i> <i>here</i><i>.</i><p>When you’re familiar with Ethereum (or blockchain in general) you’ve probably come …

Blockchain

UI/UX & Interaction Design: Amazon Alexa App Concept

On ABDZ, it's rarely a case where we will feature a project that shares some of the thinking behind the design. We mostly see beautiful UI but most …

UI Design

JavaScript Top 10 Open Source Projects (v.Mar 2018)

For the past month<b>,</b> we ranked nearly 250 JavaScript Open Source Projects to pick the Top 10.<p>We compared projects with new or major release during …

JavaScript

Vue.Js Vs. Jquery: Use Cases and Comparison with Examples

IntroductionWhat is Vue.js? How is it different from jQuery? Should I stop using jQuery if I learnt Vue.js? Can you use it outside Laravel? If you …

Software Engineering

Angular will focus on productivity in 2018

Last year was a great year for the Angular team in terms of community. The Angular community reached a million developers at the end of 2017, and is …

JavaScript

2018 WordPress Checklist of Important Things To Do After a Site Launch

Nothing feels more exciting than a WordPress website’s launch. For the developers, their work is done once the website has been published but for the …

JavaScript hacks for ES6 hipsters

Following the original JavaScript hacks for hipsters, here’s some new goodies. Coding JavaScript in 2018 is actually fun again!<p>Here’s a photo of …

JavaScript

Crafting custom icons that balance form and function

Successful custom icons can have a tangible effect on a platform’s user experience.The post Crafting custom icons that balance form and function …

UI Design

How to Write Shell Scripts with JavaScript

This week I had to upgrade a client's website to use SSL. This wasn't a difficult task in itself — installing the certificate was just the click of a …

25 Chatbot Platforms: A Comparative Table

Below is an overview of the most popular bot platforms.<p>IBM Watson<p>According to the research study by Mindbowser in association with <i>Chatbots Journal</i> …

Chatbots

Resources for getting started with Python and machine learning

Are you interested in machine learning and want to learn how to program? That's why I started learning to code. In this article, I'll share a few of …

Machine Learning

When to Use Ajax and When Not To

What to Do When You Get the "Ajax Call" from Your Boss<p>I admit it, I've never been a huge fan of JavaScript. I was always really glad that About had a …

JavaScript

Code Challenge #2: Build a Calculator with CSS Grid

This post is the second in a new Scotch series called Code Challenge. We haven't done one of these since April 23, 2015 but we'd love to start them …

CSS

PHP Test Driven Development Part 2: Unit Testing

All right, welcome to part 2 of “PHP Test Driven Development” series. Today we will go through the PHPUnit setup in detail.<p>We will be using the …

Laravel

Visual Studio Code for PHP Developers

Step one for any new editor is to configure the layout and theme. While Visual Studio Code's presentation out of the box is surprisingly good, let's …

UI Inspiration: This week's selections from Lukas Svarc, Quintin Lodge, Cuberto and more

It's that time of the week for our collection of UI/UX interactions to boost your UI inspiration. We are focusing on cool animations, layout designs, …

Graphic Design

Turning Design Mockups Into Code With Deep Learning

Within three years deep learning will change front-end development. It will increase prototyping speed and lower the barrier for building …

Deep Learning

Grid listing of boxes responsive

About the <head><p>In CodePen, whatever you write in the HTML editor is what goes within the <body> tags in a basic HTML5 template. If you need things …

Web Design

How to Build a Grid Inspector

We’ve seen that when building a Grid layout, you’re working with an invisible grid. So you power up the devtools Grid Inspector and in your best …

Webflow lets you build gorgeous web animations just by dragging and dropping

Oh, to be a web developer in 2017. We’ve long passed the “bad old days” of Flash (RIP), Silverlight, and ActiveX. It’s now possible to build gorgeous, engaging, animated websites using the holy trinity of HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript — no plugins required. If there’s a downside, it’s that it can be …

5 website development trends that rocked 2017

StaticGen combines language markups like reStructuredText or Markdown with engines for creating templates such as Jinja, to generate HTML files. HTML files developed from the process can be served and hosted by a CDN (content delivery network), or a web server without using other dependencies like …

Web Design