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API Layer and its responsibilities - a REST viewpoint

[Level C4] With the emergence and popularity of REST APIs, there is a need to define a layer dedicated to the performing API-related functions. This …

API first architecture or the fat vs thin server debate

API first architecture is an architecture that treats the API user as the primary user of the application. This means that API is not an alternative …

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Announcing the Web Developer's SEO Cheat Sheet 3.0

Today we're excited to make freely available the new <b>Web Developer's SEO Cheat Sheet 3.0</b>.<p>Ever since the indelible Danny Dover created the original …

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The Startup Reading List: Must Read Books For Every Startup - Product Demo Videos, Premium Explainer Videos & Book Trailers

Books are still vital. Ask the CEOs of the <i>successful</i> companies and you will find that they are well read.<br>Ask the top people everywhere and they read …

CODE Mechanical Keyboard

<b>Is the CODE keyboard available in ISO layouts?</b><p>Yes, we currently offer clear switch CODE keyboards in UK, Swedish, and German layouts.<p><b>Do you have</b> …

Touch Gesture Reference Guide

The Touch Gesture Reference Guide is a unique set of resources for software designers and developers working on touch-based user interfaces.<p>The guide …

Beyond The Button: Embracing The Gesture-Driven Interface

In fact, if you can honestly say that the first iPhone application you designed didn’t have any top or bottom bar elements, get in touch and send …

Unix Philosophy and Node.js

At TxJS the other day, I gave a talk where I mentioned that the Unix Philosophy is a crucial part of the patterns, opinions, and culture of Node.js. …

Why developers are leaving the Facebook platform

<b>Attitudes towards the Facebook platform have changed</b><br>Recently, Bill Gurley of Benchmark wrote a great piece on how platform companies like Facebook, …

If It Ain't Broke, Don't Fix It: Ancient Computers in Use Today

It’s easy to wax nostalgic about old technology--to remember fondly our first Apple IIe or marvel at the old mainframes that ran on punched cards. But no one in their right mind would use those outdated, underpowered dinosaurs to run a contemporary business, let alone a modern weapons system, right?<p>…

Forward march

“WE HAVE a strange immigration policy for a nation of immigrants,” writes Mark Zuckerberg, the boss of Facebook, in an op-ed in the <i>Washington Post.</i> …

'else if' in JavaScript is actually a nested 'if'

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Yummy cookies across domains

Last Friday we announced and performed a migration of all GitHub Pages to their own github.io domain. This was a long-planned migration, with the …

How My Co-founder's Dog Boosted My Productivity

Over the last month my co-founder, Bryan, has been traveling for a variety of reasons and needed someone to watch his dog, Tuna. His dog is well …

How to Prototype an App in 1 hour: meet POP

<i>Business Prototyping tools review – No business plan survives the first contact with the customer. During our Business Prototyping phase, we help our</i> …

An HTTP reverse proxy for realtime

Pushpin makes it easy to create HTTP long-polling, HTTP streaming, and WebSocket services using any web stack as the backend. It’s compatible with …

4 Surprising App-Design Principles, From The Instagram Of Quick Quizzes

Designer Luke Wroblewski describes the sometimes counterintuitive tactics he used to make Polar stand out from the crowd.<p>When we first wrote about Polar, an addictive app that invites you to make and take “this or that”-style quizzes, we called it “an object lesson in mobile design done very, very …

The Pull Request Hack

After writing about Open Source And Responsibility, I'd like to share a small collaboration hack I came up with last year. Here it is:Whenever …

The Secret Guide to Video and SEO

Since the Google Penguin and Panda updates, a lot of SEOs finally have realized that ranking a website in the long term is not just about building a …

Make a Big Impact on Your Landing Page with a Small Budget Video

Filming yourself? Awkward, yet cheap. (Image source)<p>It seems like almost every respectable, tech-savvy company has a homepage video these days. And …

What is your most productive shortcut with Vim?

I've heard a lot about Vim, both pros and cons. It really seems you should be (as a developer) faster with Vim than with any other editor. I'm using …

How visionaries see the future

I just returned from the inaugural Dent conference where a session by Pixar co-founder Alvy Ray Smith started me thinking about how true visionaries …

SEO & PPC Search Marketing Agency of the Year 2018 – Click Consult

We are delighted to inform our readers that we have been shortlisted for more awards In what has been a…<p>At a quarter to twelve last night (11/04/18), …

Global internet slows after 'biggest attack in history'

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/technology/965000/965751_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524690549_48726fde81d5eb903715543ab63cc5d3<p><b>The internet around the world has been slowed down in what security experts are describing as the biggest cyber-attack of its kind in history.</b><p>A row …

Email: The Easiest Way to Improve Retention

If you could boost conversion 30% for $50 a month, would you? Sending your users targeted, helpful emails is guaranteed to give you a significant …

Client-side JS MV* Framework Roundup

We at SUSE Studio strive to give our users the best experience we can, using modern techniques and technologies. To that end, I recently spent some …