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End Your Kids' Nagging and Negotiating with Three Simple Words

When kids want something, they'll ask..and ask...and ask until you cave in. You can teach them to unlearn this annoying negotiation tactic by saying …

Subscribers.com

Did you know that 10% of searchers use Google to find more detailed content? You know…the detailed content that contains stats and data?<p>For this …

Microsoft video attacks Google's Chrome as surveillance technology

A leaked internal Microsoft video attacks Google's Chrome Everywhere campaign, drawing pointed attention to Google's program of monetizing personal …

Améliorez votre taux de conversion en vous posant les bonnes questions

S’il y a une statistique qui fait parler en E-commerce, c’est bien le <b>taux de conversion</b>.<p>Et pour cause : dans le <b>commerce physique</b> la proportion de …

Démission : suis-je obligé de respecter mon préavis?

Un salarié qui pose sa démission ne peut pas quitter son emploi du jour au lendemain. La loi lui impose d’effectuer un délai de préavis.<p>Selon les …

Emploi

Is it necessary for every page to have a meta description?

Mozilla developer creates curriculum to on-board new contributors to Firefox

The open source community is at a constant push-pull, struggling to create a system that is open enough to attract enthusiastic programmers to the …

How GitHub (no longer) Works

Too many startups do this thing where they build their reputation with all these great technical blog posts and fascinating public talks, and then …

Employment

Jailed Anonymous hacker Jeremy Hammond: 'My days of hacking are done'

Jeremy Hammond, the Anonymous hacktivist who released millions of emails relating to the private intelligence firm Stratfor, has denounced his prosecution and lengthy prison sentence as a “vengeful, spiteful act” designed to put a chill on politically-motivated hacking.<p>Hammond was sentenced on …

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In practice, what are the main uses for the new "yield from" syntax in Python 3.3?

I'm having a hard time wrapping my brain around PEP 380.<p>What are the situations where "yield from" is useful?<br>• What is the classic use case?<br>• Why is it …

Doctrine: saving you some tables and headaches

October 17th, 2013<p>I like database schema normalization, but sometimes it just creates too much overhead.<p>For example, you may want to let your users …

So, you want to write an HTTP Client

NOV 04<p>It's a rare website or company today that doesn't have to make HTTP requests to another party. Phone apps need to communicate with a server. …

[Infographie] Ce que l'on gagne lorsque l'on rentre chez Apple, Facebook, Twitter, Yahoo...

<i>Twitter arrive en tête avec 106 000 dollars, devant Amazon, Google ou Apple.</i><p>La société américaine CareerDean , spécialisée dans le recrutement des …

Infographie

Depeche Mode

12 Awesome CSS3 Features That You Can Finally Start Using

If you are like me, when you see an impressive demo of a new CSS3 feature, you can't wait to start using it in websites. Of course, then you see that …

Le principe de Peter, ou quand les incompétents prennent le pouvoir

<i>« Dans une hiérarchie, tout employé a tendance à s’élever à son niveau d’incompétence »</i> et <i>« avec le temps, tout poste sera occupé par un employé</i> …

Ranking Glassdoor's 25 Highest Paying Companies for Software Engineers

Competition for software engineers continues to accelerate, with salaries being an area employers compete aggressively on to win talent.<p>This week Glassdoor published the study, 25 Highest Paying Companies for Software Engineers 2013. Juniper Networks leads all 25 companies tracked in the study with …

Css3 Icons

Use the icons<p>Click on the icon and get the code for the same which you can use it as it is. You can also get details like icon preview, browser …

Apple, Google, Facebook don't pay the highest engineer salary

For software engineers, life must seem like it keeps getting better. Not only are salaries on the rise as companies compete for talent, but there are also lively job markets in cities across the US.<p>While big-name companies, like Google, Apple, and Facebook, tout their engineers as the best and the …

Dash is a free coding course that'll teach you how to make CSS robots

General Assembly has launched a new online service that teaches basic web development for free, in your browser. It's called Dash, and it lets users learn how to use HTML, Javascript, and CSS by working through four projects of increasing difficulty.<p>As you progress through the projects — starting …

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Solved by Flexbox — Cleaner, hack-free CSS

All of the code samples on this site show how to solve a particular design problem with Flexbox. They show just the code that's needed to make the …

CSS

High-Skill Immigration Reform Likely Dead In 2013

After much speech and pomp, it appears that general immigration reform is dead in 2013, ending with it the chance of positive change to how we handle high-skill immigration. It didn’t have to end this way, but here we are and we need to face the current reality.<p>The Washington Post’s Greg Sargent …

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Mark Zuckerberg Says Facebook Is Done With Being Cool

In a wide-ranging interview with James Bennet, editor-in-chief of The Atlantic, Mark Zuckerberg talks immigration reform, government requests for user data, and Facebook losing its cool.<p>A Democrat? A Republican? No, Mark Zuckerberg prefers to label himself as pro-knowledge economy, where ideas make …