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NYC’s anti-shopping movement would appall Carrie Bradshaw

Cessie Cerrato, a 37-year-old PR exec, never met a department store she didn’t like. The shopaholic would walk into a store because she needed a new …

Minimalism

Want to Raise Kids Who Won't Give Up Easily? Teach Them the 'Batman Effect' | Inc.com

It's tough to teach kids perseverance and mental strength in the modern world. Technology allows for instant gratification and our digital devices offer an easy escape when things get tough.<p>Kids have shorter attention spans and less patience than ever when things aren't going their way. The good …

Kids

What Your LinkedIn Profile Should Look Like in 2018

Stop treating it as a Rolodex.<p>Hate to break it to you, but if you’re treating LinkedIn like an old-fashioned Rolodex, you’re doing it wrong.<p>Nearly …

Employment

Google’s self-training AI turns coders into machine-learning masters - MIT Technology Review

Google just made it a lot easier to build your very own custom AI system.<p>A new service, called Cloud AutoML, uses several machine-learning tricks to …

Machine Learning

42 Genius Beauty & Grooming Products With Thousands Of Reviews On Amazon

There's something cathartic about browsing through genius beauty products with 1,000s of reviews on Amazon and finding one that turns out to be …

15 MAC Lipsticks You Have to Try Before You Die

There's something so great about MAC lipsticks. For starters, there are so many shades to choose from that you're guaranteed to find <i>at least</i> one that …

Hugo + Firebase: How to create your own static website for free in minutes

Ever thought of having your own website for putting up your project portfolio or resume or a blog for yourself. By the end of this article, you will …

Web Design

Why Newbie Full Stack Developers Should Maybe Find a New Job Title

A full stack developer refers to someone who can handle code for both the back end and front end of a website. Naturally, it’s a pretty high-demand …

Complete guide to structuring large react + redux apps.

How I drastically improved react’s file structure in 7 minutes.<p>Warning: this tutorial is for advanced react users; beginners might have problems …

The 25 Best Sublime Text Plugins for Front End Developers

Every developer has their own tooling and special setup—I know I do. It’s that tooling that can help you become a faster, stronger, and more …

Web Development

5 overnight beauty products worth trying

The effect on your skin of wearing this mask through the night is "equivalent to accidentally doing your laundry on the hot water cycle," says Erin …

Skin Care

Byrdie Editors Agree: These Fragrances Attract Mega Compliments

As far as Team Byrdie is concerned, a spritz of perfume is as crucial to our daily routine as moisturizer. It's the <i>pièce de résistance</i>, the final …

Useful JS functions you aren't using

I learned Javascript the hard way: I stumbled into web development and kept on stumbling my way through the stack until I could program competently. …

20 Responsive & Lightweight CSS Frameworks

Using a quality responsive CSS framework can give you a nice head start on any web design project. Some, like Bootstrap, are a bit bloated with …

15 Online Design Tools To Help You Create Stunning Visual Content

Beautiful design and great visual content play a great part in today’s economy. It doesn’t matter in what field you specify – you might be a writer or entrepreneur wanting to sell your services or products.<p>The main difficulty is that hiring a competent designer might be expensive and if you run a …

Infographics

3 CSS Grid Features That Make My Heart Flutter

CSS Grid implements grid-gap which creates a gutter <i>between your elements</i>. This is a problem we’ve been trying to solve for ages with responsive web …

6 Ikea Hacks Every Tiny Bedroom Needs

The key to blissful small space living relies on one thing: concealing your sh*t. If the idea of splurging on several pieces of storage-friendly furniture is holding you back from the stylish, minimalist existence you deserve, don't let it. There are loads of Ikea hacks that can help you transform …

This Smoothie Won't Give You Abs Like Shakira, but It Will Burn Fat

Smoothies are the ultimate health beverage. Unlike juices, which are chock full of sugar and lack essential nutrients, smoothies maintain their fiber …

Protein

I'm a Full-Coverage Addict, but This New Milk Makeup Primer Just Might Change My Mind

Forgive me, skincare Gods, for I have sinned. Over the long weekend, I committed just about every clear skin faux pas you can imagine. I stuffed my face with Camembert cheese and washed the slices down with cafe au laits — no almond milk for this lady. I stayed up late, slept in my makeup, and …

The Best Places to Find UX/UI Design Inspiration Online

Wherever you are in your creative career, drawing inspiration from the world around you is crucial if you want to continue improving in your field. …

10 Little Changes That Will Give Your Bathroom a Fresh Look

Bathrooms—perhaps the most pointedly shall-we-say "<i>functional</i>" room in any given house—beg for assistance in the design department. They are frequently visited! The good news is this is one of those "a little goes a long way" situations, as the small square footage (either in reality, or in …

Personal Hygiene

Programmers who use spaces in their code get paid more than those who use tabs

No joke. Spaces vs. tabs has literally been dubbed the "eternal holy war," and is the subject of many a heated debate.<p>The debate centers on how to best line up those indented lines so that they are uniform, making the code easier to read.<p>Spaces vs. tabs was made famous by HBO's comedy "Silicon …

19 Healthy Recipes You'll Actually Want To Eat

Meals that make eating healthy seriously easy...and tasty.

Healthy Eating

How to Be 20 Percent Smarter: Just Rearrange Your Schedule | Inc.com

If you want to get smarter, you could read more, try certain kinds of brain training, or learn study techniques suggested by science (or geniuses). Or, if you're feeling lazy today, you could just rearrange your schedule.<p>That's the surprising and useful assertion of bestselling author Daniel Pink …

Time Management

How Big Is That Box? Understanding Sizing In CSS Layout

A key feature of Flexbox and Grid Layout is that they can deal with distributing available space between, around and inside grid and flex items. …

Web Design