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The Ultimate List of 38 JavaScript Tools

In January 2017 the <b>Stack Overflow</b> community has interviewed 64,000 software developers for the annual developer survey. While the results remain …

Learn about APIs and how to use them with this set of 6 online courses on sale for less than $30

To the uninitiated, API stands for Application Programming Interface. Technical jargon aside, it's basically a set of codes commercial sites permit …

Microservices

Regex course - part two. Writing more elegant and precise patterns.

May 7, 2018<p>Hello again! Today we are back to regular expressions in JavaScript. If you are new to them, check out the first part of the course. This …

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 …

Announcing 1.1.1.1: the fastest, privacy-first consumer DNS service

Cloudflare's mission is to help build a better Internet. We're excited today to take another step toward that mission with the launch of 1.1.1.1 — …

Build Your Own Antenna for Outdoor Monitoring with LoRa

LoRa and LPWANs (Low Power Wide Area Networks) are all the range (tee-hee!) in wireless these days. LoRa is a sub 1-GHz wireless technology using …

The new social networks you should join instead of Facebook, according to a Y Combinator partner

The past two weeks have been rough for Facebook. Some are deleting their accounts in protest of the Cambridge Analytica scandal, while others are decrying the death of social media, likening its effect on us to sugar or smoking.<p>But online socializing isn’t inherently bad for us, and just because …

24 Cognitive Biases You Need To Stop Making [Infographic]

Cognitive bias occurs when we make subjective assumptions about people or situations based on our own perception of reality. This can lead to …

Mark Zuckerberg Is Russia, Trump and Cambridge Analytica's Useful Idiot

Why are we still using Facebook when it just admitted to providing data on 50 million users?<p>What I’d like to know is why any of us are on Facebook …

Social Media

Ten Reasons Why You Fix Bugs As Soon As You Find Them

1. Unfixed bugs camouflage other bugs<p>How many times have you heard a tester say, “Good news, I’ve re-tested the bug you fixed and it’s working …

Information Security

21 Hours of the Best Web Development Instruction on Swift, Javascript, Rails & More. Absolutely Free.

Terms and Conditions<p><b>LAST REVISED</b>: 5/22/18<p>StackSocial, Inc. dba StackCommerce (hereinafter “we” “our” or “us”) is pleased to make StackSocial.com, …

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SOLID Design Principles Explained - The Single Responsibility Principle

SOLID is one of the most popular sets of design principles in object-oriented software development. It's a mnemonic acronym for the following five …

Tableau Is The Tool For All Your Data Crunching And Analyzing Needs

After these three courses, you’ll practically be a professional data analyst.<p>While the Digital Age has given the business world many gifts, sometimes …

You can take Google's Machine Learning Crash Course for free now

Google’s new ‘Machine Learning Crash Course’ is now available and it’s free for everyone. If robots are coming for your job this class will prepare you for your next one.<p>This same course has been taken by more than 18,000 Google engineers, and this is the first time it’s been made available to the …

Review of UniPDF, a Free PDF to Word Converter

UniPDF Review<p>Convert PDF to DOC, GIF, HTML, MBP, JPG, PNG, TIF, TXT, and More<p>Updated January 03, 2018<p>UniPDF is a free PDF to Word converter (PDF to …

The Voters Abandoning Donald Trump

According to previously unpublished findings, the blue-collar whites at the core of his coalition have lost faith over his first year in office.<p>A massive new source of public-opinion research offers fresh insights into the fault lines emerging in Donald Trump’s foundation of support.<p>Previously …

How Much Does it Cost to Hire a JavaScript Developer?

Shutterstock<p>So you want to hire a JavaScript developer—how much is it going to cost? Whether you’re building a single-page application (SPA), …

After 40 years of studying the strong nuclear force, a revelation

In the mid 1970s, four Soviet physicists, Batlisky, Fadin, Kuraev and Lipatov, made some predictions involving the strong nuclear force which would lead to their initials entering the lore. “BFKL” became a shorthand for a difficult-to-understand but important physical effect which could have big …

Physics

Justin Trudeau spent his entire UN speech talking about human-rights abuses in his own country

Rich Western countries’ use of the UN as forum to lecture everyone else on human rights is one of the most well-worn—and valid—criticisms of the body.<p>Today (Sept. 21) Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau did something radically different.<p>He stood before the UN general assembly and devoted his …

Human Rights

15 movies you need to see that people agree are absolutely perfect

We've all been there. It's a Friday night and once again you're scrolling through Netflix or the television guide trying to find a good movie.<p>That's where movie fans come in to help. A while back, Reddit user VarrickCarter23 asked the /r/movies subreddit what films they would consider a perfect …

What Happens If The Election Was A Fraud? The Constitution Doesn’t Say.

For all the headlines about Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, no hard evidence has come to light, at least publicly, showing …

German news magazine rips Trump, calling him 'unfit' and 'a danger to the world'

Germany’s <i>Der Spiegel</i> newspaper is pulling no punches after covering Donald Trump’s disastrous trip to Europe. In a brutal op-ed, they lay out the …

Donald Trump

The Death of Clintonism

With Hillary Clinton's loss, Democrats are burying a once-winning way of politics.<p>In September 1963, two months before his death, John F. Kennedy mused aloud to his old friend the journalist Charles Bartlett about the prospects for the 1968 presidential election, in which, he presciently worried, …

Test Your Creativity: What Do These 3 Words Have in Common?

In his 1962 paper on the creative process, psychologist Sarnoff Mednick, a professor at the University of Michigan, argued that all methods of …

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Gene injection to brain could halt Alzheimer's disease

Alzheimer’s disease could be stopped in its tracks with an injection into the memory centres of the brain to boost a gene which clears out destructive sticky plaques, scientists believe.<p>Four years ago, researchers discovered that a protein called PGC1 -alpha was vital for preventing the build-up of …

Dementia

Are The Beginning And End Of The Universe Connected?

The very earliest stages of the Universe as-we-know-it began with the hot Big Bang, where the expanding Universe was filled with high energy particles, antiparticles and radiation. But in order to set that up, we needed a time where the Universe was dominated by energy inherent to space itself, …

Dark Matter

“Down goes Trump! Down goes Trump!”: Burdened by his basket of deplorables, Donald Trump was easily knocked out by Hillary Clinton

In the fight of his life, Donald Trump was brought down by his basket of deplorables as much as Hillary Clinton<p>Watched by more than 80 million people, last night’s first presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump had the feel of a heavyweight title fight. Donald Trump the …

Defining Trump’s deviancy down

It’s not that there isn’t plenty of negative coverage of Trump, because of course there is, but it’s focused mostly on the crazy things he says on …

The Secret of Floppy Paper

In this video, mathematician Tadashi Tokieda shows us a simple demo with surprising implications. He takes two squares of ordinary paper, clips them …

Mathematics