5 things (2017 #35)

  1. Responsive flexbox grid library
  2. James Altucher podcast episode with Jim Kwik about brain optimization, productivity, speed reading, memorization etc.
  3. JavaScript Jabber episode about reusable components in React and JavaScript in general.
  4. Very interesting blog of Scott Young about productivity and learning experiments (like teaching yourself all 4 year MIT courses in one year).
  5. Nice short overview all the fundamental concepts in React.

5 things (2017 #34)

  1. Short and very useful video that show one man and 6 photographs capture his photo, but each using different story. Really shows how biased human being are.
  2. Interesting video about how people view food marketing claims and how the claims are misleading.
  3. Interesting Tim Ferris podcast episode with Rhonda Patrick about best practices for fasting, cold/heat exposure benefits and 4 tips to get 80% health using 20% time.
  4. 8 advanced tips for using CSS.
  5. Extensive comparison React vs Angular programming stacks

5 things (2017 #32)

  1. Shoelace – pure CSS alternative to bootstrap.
  2. Vuestic – Free Vue.Js admin dashboard UI with custom elements and styles.
  3. Online code editor for React and Angular.
  4. A collection of funny and tricky examples in JavaScript.
  5. Nice article about how to not use some of the features of JavaScript and why. For the sole purpose to make the code better.

5 things (2017 #31)

  1. Article about 10 things that a serious JavaScript developer should know.
  2. Article that shows how to enhance CSS layout progressively using floats, flexbox and grid.
  3. Short TedEd animation video that explains how caffeine is working.
  4. A Tim Ferris podcast with Jerzy Gregorek about weight training, gymnastics and how hard choices make the way to easy life.
  5. A Tim Ferris podcast with Dr. Phil Zimbardo about his famous Standford Prison Experiment and how can people do less evil.

5 things (2017 #30)

  1. Tim Ferris show with John Crowley tells story how he started biotech company to save his kids that were having a rare disease sounds more like a movie that real life. Incredible.
  2. 16 tips for using SCSS.
  3. Extensive examination of slider component design.
  4. Checklist of best practices of Node.js apps in production.
  5. Long awaited week long vacation with family. We took a trip to Venstpils for 3 days and also enjoyed some leisure time in before and after.

5 things (2017 #29)

  1. Short video about the best timing when to eat carbohydrates.
  2. Extensive examination about designing perfect date time picker.
  3. A collection of self check exercises and quizzes for web developers.
  4. This Tim Ferris interview with Mr. Money Mustache was even better than I expected. The one totally new thing to pick up from this is to make a way for kid to earn some money: in this case it was paying for each mile driven by bicycle. And even cooler is that if the option to earn some interest on money if not withdrawing it immediately.
  5. I enjoyed the James Altucher show episode with Stephen Dubner about his book “When to rob a bank”.