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5 things nobody tells you about freelancing

Starting out on your own as a freelancer is exciting. You’re making your talents available to the world, and are ready to make your mark.<p>While this …

A Simple Web Developer's Color Guide

You will, of course, subconsciously be learning the theory along the way. So, just for funsies (yes, I said “funsies”), I recommend coming back in a …

Debouncing and Throttling Explained Through Examples

<i>The following is a guest post by David Corbacho, a front end engineer in London. We've broached this topic before, but this time, David is going to</i> …

JavaScript

How To Write Fast, Memory-Efficient JavaScript

Further Reading on SmashingMag:<p>So, How Does JavaScript Work In V8?<p>While it’s possible to develop large-scale applications without a thorough …

As Systems Get More Complex, Programming Is Getting "Reactive"

Hardware keeps getting smaller, more powerful and more distributed. To keep up with growing system complexity, there’s a growing software revolution—called “reactive” development—that defines how to architect applications that are going to participate in this new world of multicore, cloud, mobile …

What Makes Software Good?

As someone who creates open-source software, I spend a lot of time thinking about how to make software better.<p>This is unavoidable: there’s an …

Building command line tools with Node.js

I've written hundreds of Bash scripts over my career, but I still suck at Bash. I have to look up the syntax for simple logical structures every …

JavaScript

Ep. 155 – Adam Grant: What’s Next: How to Turn Your Idea into a (Successful) Business

I don’t want to be afraid.But I am.I’ll explain why. But first, I want to introduce you to Adam Grant. He has the solution to my problem…And maybe …

Self-improvement

Ep 115 – Freeway Rick Ross: How to Manage Your Employees When They’re All Carrying Guns

“I’m the kind of person who is embarrassed to lie,” says ‘Freeway’ Rick Ross. Not the words you would expect to come from a convicted felon.Rick …

Rick Ross

Ep. 65: Dan Ariely: Dishonesty, Irrationality, and Money - Altucher Confidential

This week on The James Altucher Show, I am joined by Dan Ariely.<p>When Dan was a teenager, he was severely burned on over 70% of his body. He then …

Ep.107 - Rich Roll: Stop Killing Yourself - Altucher Confidential

Do you need help?Your first thought may not be the honest truth. Sometimes, it can be hard to admit it.<p>Rich Roll didn’t know he needed help until he …

Self-improvement

You searched for art of - Altucher Confidential

I’m not sure if most people get scared of being <i>“too comfortable.”</i><p>But I do. And when I feel this sensation of getting too comfortable, I know it’s …

Self-improvement

Ep. 147 – Gabriel Weinberg: 19 Ways to Sell Your Ideas and Scale

You know why I wrote Choose Yourself. But you don’t know how you got here. How did you get here – on my email list, Facebook page, Twitter? Do you …

DuckDuckGo

Ep. 138: Bryan Johnson: Braintree – Everyone Has a Pebble in Their Own Shoe

If you’re running your own business, then you know that you have to care about what you’re doing if you want to be successful.Making money can be a …

Entrepreneurship

Ep 133: Tucker Max – Mate: Become the Man Women Want

Note: Tucker is back and with him comes a small bit of explicit language.Tucker Max, Nils Parker, and Dr. Jeff Miller are all here to discuss their …

Networking

Ep. 144 – Mary Karr: How to Start Anything

It won’t be the idea that causes you to quit… it’s fear.It’s the big idea that stops us—the idea of being a Google or a Facebook, a New York Times …

Stephen King

Better Icon Design in 6 Easy Steps

When I review icons submitted to Iconfinder, I have a responsibility to our designers and to our customers to make sure all premium icons on the site …

Customers

S.O.L.I.D: The First 5 Principles of Object Oriented Design

<b>S.O.L.I.D</b> is an acronym for the <b>first five object-oriented design(OOD) principles</b> by Robert C. Martin, popularly known as Uncle Bob.These principles, …

JavaScript

How Tabs Should Work

Remy Sharp picks that old chestnut – tabs – and roasts it afresh on the open fire of JavaScript to see how a fully navigable, accessible and …

Web Development

How To Become A Copywriter (with No Experience)

<b>The definitive guide to become a copywriter, even if you have no experience.</b><p>So you wanna learn how to become a copywriter my young & dumb friend? …

Employment

Your Guide to Designing for a Mobile-First Future

December 23, 2015With nearly half of Google search traffic coming from mobile devices, it’s safe to say that most visitors will be accessing your …

Web Design

Node.js Security Checklist

Just released <b>Trace</b>: a visualised monitoring tool designed for microservices. Request a beta key here.<b>Security - the elephant in the room.</b> Everyone …

Information Security

Can’t Get to the Gym Today? Try the Home Workout from Hell

You’ll do more work and burn more fat in 30 minutes than you normally do at the gym<p>Think it’s pointless to work out if you can’t make it to the gym?<p>Then you’ve never tried my Home Workout from Hell. (Note: It’s just as hellish in a hotel room.)<p><b>Related:</b> RIPTENSITY: The New Training System From <i>Men’s</i> …

The Do-Anywhere Zero-Excuse Bodyweight Burner

It only takes 12 minutes to complete, and it'll chisel, stretch, and challenge your muscles<p>Excuses beget more excuses—especially when it comes to skipping a sweat session.<p>It’s proven by science: Missing just one workout increases your odds of missing another (and another) by 61 percent, according …

My Workflow for Developing PhoneGap Applications

I am asked all the time “How do I get started developing PhoneGap applications?”. My normal answer is to advise people to check out the PhoneGap …

Awesome Stock Resources

A curated list of awesome stock photography, video and illustration websites.<p>I try my best to maintain this repository and keep it up-to-date but if …

My first Service Worker

I’ve made no secret of the fact that I’m <i>really</i> excited about Service Workers. I’m not alone. At the Coldfront conference in Copenhagen, pretty much …

Web Development

10 Habits of a Happy Node Hacker (2016)

At the tail end of 2015, JavaScript developers have a glut of tools at our disposal. The last time we looked into this, the modern JS landscape was …

JavaScript

10 easy muscle-building recipes anyone can make

In order to stay fit and get lean, you need to eat right.. That means a well-balanced diet containing whole grains, fruit, vegetables, healthy fat, …

Nutrition

10 easy muscle-building recipes anyone can make

Perfect chicken breasts<p>Take the time to master this recipe, so your chicken breasts come out perfectly every time. Once you can make these with your …