• 2019-02-08 Uncle Francis’s review on the movie “Roma” Terry Chay

    From Uncle Francis: After thinking the movie over this afternoon, it is a good movie after all. Writer & director Alfonso Cuarón is telling us about a woman’s story – mostly sad without explicitl…

    Yesterday · 15:17
  • “Stacked ‘Borders’” Published at CSS-Tricks Eric Meyer

    My first-ever byline at CSS-Tricks, in which I explore ways to simulate the effect of stacking multiple element borders atop on another.…

    Yesterday · 11:37
  • How To Speed Up Testing With Localized Servers WonderProxy

    Stephen Smith shares how to speed up tests with localized servers using Where's It Up.…

    Yesterday · 08:47
  • I Don’t Hate Arrow Functions David Walsh

    TL;DR Arrow functions are fine for certain usages, but they have so many variations that they need to be carefully controlled to not break down the readability of the code. While arrow functions clear…

    Yesterday · 06:43
  • Birth of An Entrepreneur Brad Feld

    In the past 24 hours, I’ve gotten a bunch of emails with positive feedback about my 81st birthday tribute to my dad and the Storyworth history I posted on how we ended up in Dallas. I woke up th…

    Yesterday · 06:06
  • Hurts so good Cal Evans

    Dear Reader, I’m old. By the time you read this, I’m even older. Getting old means that some things I used to take for granted now come at a price. That price is usually pain. When I was y…

    Yesterday · 05:55
  • I Used The Web For A Day On Internet Explorer 8 Smashing Magazine

    This article is part of a series in which I attempt to use the web under various constraints, representing a given demographic of user. I hope to raise the profile of difficulties faced by real people…

    Yesterday · 05:00
  • Accessible Brand Colors Marc Thiele

    This is a tool that shows you how ADA compliant your colours are in relation to each other. By adding your brand’s colours one by one, you can generate a chart to see how they can be used together f…

    Yesterday · 04:40
  • Don McCullin at Tate Britain Simon Collison

    That one man should witness so many horrors is hard to process. That nations like ours continue to facilitate such atrocity and poverty is devastating.Familiarity with Don McCullin's photography does…

    Two Days Ago · 18:00
  • GitHub Toggle – a bookmarklet to toggle between repo and GitHub Pages Christian Heilmann

    And in the “things I always wanted to have” camp, I just wrote myself a small bookmarklet that switches from a GitHub repository and its Pages back and forth. You can get it on its GitHub…

    Two Days Ago · 16:25
  • Write Your First Service Worker in 5 Minutes David Walsh

    What is a service worker? A service worker is a little file that will allow you to cache files and other assets on a user’s machine. How is this different from server-side caching? Because the a…

    Two Days Ago · 07:58
  • Legend of the Stalwart Mouse: Return of the MX518 Eric Meyer

    I’ve relied on a mouse for about a decade and a half.  I don’t mean “relied on a mouse” in the generic sense, but rather in the sense that I’ve relied on one very specific and venerable mou…

    Two Days Ago · 07:09
  • On Procrastinating Joshua Blankenship

    ‪No task is a long one but the task on which one dare not start. It becomes a nightmare. Charles Baudelaire‬…

    Two Days Ago · 05:59
  • My ONE Friend Cal Evans

    Dear Reader, My paternal grandmother, Grace “Mamaw” Evans, was a Godly woman. She was also a master marketer. Whether she was introducing someone at the flower shop she owned for as long a…

    Two Days Ago · 05:41
  • A Detailed Comparison Between WordPress And October CMS Smashing Magazine

    Three months ago, WordPress finally released React-powered Gutenberg to power its default content editing experience, triggering many people who are not happy with this change to look for alternatives…

    Two Days Ago · 05:00
  • Microsoft Surface Book 2 Edward Yang

    Long time readers of mine may be aware that I used a ThinkPad X61T for the past decade. After the hinge on my second instance of the machine, I decided it was finally time to get a new laptop.…

    Three Days Ago · 19:59
  • Happy 81st Birthday Dad Brad Feld

    My dad turns 81 today. He’s one of my best friends. He loves the color green. And, a few of my other friends have a birthday today (happy birthday Dave.) Lots of people don’t realize that…

    Three Days Ago · 19:11
  • Introducing Constraints to Your Product Can Help You Find New Lines of Business Joshua Blankenship

    When filming Raiders of the Lost Ark, Harrison Ford was too weak from a case of dysentery and the 130° Tunisian heat to handle a planned 3½ page fight scene. Ford suggested a more expedient option t…

    Three Days Ago · 15:40
  • The future is up to us Cal Evans

    Dear Reader, I often talk about standing on the shoulders of giants. I don’t always mean the people that developed the tools I use day to day to get my job done.  I stand on the shoulders of th…

    Three Days Ago · 06:49
  • Making Happiness Cal Evans

    Dear Reader, WordCamp’s have a concept that PHP conferences need to steal. A dedicated room for people to hang out and help each other with technical issues. Yes, every PHP conference has the ha…

    Four Days Ago · 09:06
  • A Robot, A Puppy, and An Arduino Brad Feld

    Happy National Arduino Day from Misty Robotics. The post A Robot, A Puppy, and An Arduino appeared first on Feld Thoughts.…

    Four Days Ago · 09:00
  • Girls of Paper & Fire Susan Robertson

    I’ve been a slow reader this year, taking my time to work through books and I’m in the midst of quite a few very long books, so I decided to intersperse this one after I saw Marie had read it on I…

    The Other Day · 18:00
  • Other people’s weeknotes Jeremy Keith

    Paul is writing weeknotes. Here’s his latest. Amy is writing weeknotes. Here’s her latest. Aegir is writing weeknotes. Here’s his latest. Nat is writing weeknotes. Here’s…

    The Other Day · 13:00
  • Beto O’Rourke was in Cult of the Dead Cow Andy Baio

    writing gems like this under the handle "Psychedelic Warlord"…

    The Other Day · 11:14
  • The Christchurch attack was made to go viral Andy Baio

    Charlie Warzel writing for the NYT…

    The Other Day · 11:04
  • What If Your Future Was Determined By The Color Of Your Eyes Brad Feld

    If you are looking for something powerful, creative, provocative, and beautifully done, go look at True Blue by Eliot Peper and team. In 2017, I wrote a post titled A Clever Short Story About Discrimi…

    The Other Day · 08:08
  • Monthly Web Development Update 3/2019: React Hooks, Constructable Stylesheets, And Building Trust Smashing Magazine

    Do you sometimes feel like there’s so much to read and learn that your brain can’t take it anymore? It’s something most of us experience from time to time when we have too much to do and then ov…

    The Other Day · 06:13
  • Conferences are for making new friends Cal Evans

    Dear Reader, I met my three best friends, Paul, Keith, and Adam, at PHP conferences. Meeting people and making new friends is one of the major benefits of participating in a conference. I would not sa…

    The Other Day · 05:25