• Script & Style Show: Episode 22: JavaScript, Mentoring, and Blockchain with Kyle Simpson David Walsh

    In this episode:  David and Todd discuss the best holiday every:  National Cheeseburger Day.  After the salivation ended, David and Todd welcome Kyle Simpson, aka getify, to the show.  Kyle’…

    Today · 07:01
  • A Guide To Embracing Challenges And Excelling At Your UX Design Internship Smashing Magazine

    This is the story about my user design internship. I’m not saying that your internship is going to be anything like mine. In fact, if there’s one thing I can say to shape your expectations, it wou…

    Today · 06:15
  • Social Justice Attack Survival Guide Paul Jones

    With the recent Social Justice capture of the Linux kernel, many in the open source world may find this guide from Vox Day to be useful. I present it here as a public service; you can find the origina…

    Today · 05:30
  • A framework for web performance Jeremy Keith

    Here at Clearleft, we’ve recently been doing some front-end consultancy. That prompted me to jot down thoughts on design principles and performance: Robustness and least power The top four web…

    Yesterday · 09:39
  • Building A PWA Using Angular 6 Smashing Magazine

    In this tutorial, we’ll be using the latest Angular 6 to build a PWA by implementing the core tenets that make a PWA. We’ll start by creating a front-end web application that consumes a JSON API.…

    Yesterday · 05:35
  • Book: The Fixer Brad Feld

    I enjoyed Bradley Tusk’s new book, The Fixer: My Adventures Saving Startups from Death by Politics. It’s another memoir, a category which seems to be ending up on the top of my reading li…

    Two Days Ago · 20:56
  • 3D Emoji Town in Pure CSS Andy Baio

    so many nice touches…

    Two Days Ago · 18:26
  • Space Alert, an Apple Shortcuts text adventure Andy Baio

    very short proof-of-concept, but shows potential…

    Two Days Ago · 12:54
  • Notes on GraphQL Matthew Weier O’Phinney

    Two Days Ago · 07:10
  • Visual Studio Live Share Can Do That? Smashing Magazine

    A few months ago, Microsoft released its free Visual Studio (VS) Live Share service. VS Live Share is Google Docs level collaboration for code. Multiple developers can collaborate on the same file at…

    Two Days Ago · 05:30
  • Script & Style Show: Episode 21: Third Party JavaScript and Web Performance with Charlie Vazac David Walsh

    On this week’s episode: David shrugs aside the scars of the week’s DevTools Debugger development to welcome this week’s guest:  Charlie Vazac.  Charlie boasts the title of Senior A…

    Three Days Ago · 21:16
  • I'm back Susan Robertson

    I’m back! I’ve changed up the way I’m doing things behind the scenes for this site, which means that this section is coming back and I’m so excited about it. I’ll be using RSS to cross post…

    Three Days Ago · 18:00
  • CEOs and the Real World Matt Mullenweg

    The downside of Zuckerberg’s exalted status within his company is that it is difficult for him to get genuine, unexpurgated feedback. He has tried, at times, to puncture his own bubble. In 2013, as…

    Three Days Ago · 15:35
  • Back Kill Merlin! Terry Chay

    My former CTO started to develop a board game with his kids back when I started working there. He just posted it on Kickstarter and you need to back it right now! It’s pretty amazing seeing it evolv…

    Three Days Ago · 14:02
  • Letterboxing on Lundy Simon Willison

    PHP has just reached an incredible milestone, it’s 20 years old! On the 8th June, 1995, Rasmus Lerdorf released PHP 1.0. Now, 20 years later, PHP 7 is on the brink of being released and the language…

    Three Days Ago · 11:09
  • Make a POST Request from PHP With Guzzle Lorna Mitchell

    I work extensively with APIs and a variety of serverside scripting languages, and best practice does change over time. Many of the most popular posts on this blog are 10 years old, because apparently…

    Three Days Ago · 04:36
  • Fixed Elements And Overlays In XD: Incredibly Easy And Fun Methods For Your Prototypes Smashing Magazine

    (This article is kindly sponsored by Adobe.) A fixed element is an object you set to a fixed position on the artboard, allowing other items to scroll underneath. This way, you get a realistic simulati…

    Three Days Ago · 04:30
  • Overcast 5: Watch, Siri, search, and redesign! Marco Arment

    I apologize for the low battery level. Busy day. It all started with the watchOS volume widget. You see, Overcast’s previous Apple Watch app really sucked. I did my best with the capabilit…

    Four Days Ago · 13:27
  • Book: How to Meditate Brad Feld

    Over the past few years, I’ve incorporated meditation into my daily routine. I started by using Headspace, shifted to using Insight Timer, and now do whatever I feel like doing. A week ago, whil…

    Four Days Ago · 10:12
  • Flexbox: How Big Is That Flexible Box? Smashing Magazine

    This is the third part of my series on Flexbox. In the past two articles, we have looked at what happens when you create a flex container and explored alignment as it works in Flexbox. This time we ar…

    Four Days Ago · 05:30