5 things (2017 #52)

  1. Some key insights from 2017 JavaScript survey that gathered 23000 responses.
  2. The Health Model Show podcast with Robert Lustig about his latest book “Hacking the American Mind”. The podcast discusses Happiness Vs Pleasure. How addiction happens in brain, how addiction is related to stress, how to optimize for happiness instead of pleasure.
  3. Interesting Hanselminutes podcast episode with Jeremy Miller about polyglot persistence. It talks about Marten framework that store unstructured data in Postgres database.
  4. Short video that divides all fats into good fats and bad fats.
  5. The collection of most popular RisingStack blog tutorials for the 2017 year.

5 things (2017 #40)

  1. An Art Of Charm podcast episode with Scott Adams about persuasion, hypnosis, why possibly Donald Trump win the elections and more.
  2. Really enjoyed listening to  Art Of Charm podcast episode with Shaquille O’Neal. It discusses various careers that Shaq was pursuing in his life, the importance of having a group of close people that can influence your decisions in a good way and more.
  3. It’s been almost 2 months (not sure how about the exact day count), that I have been taking only cold shower in morning. As we progress more in autumn the cold shower has been getting colder and colder, but I think I will continue to do it for the rest of my life as there’s is some possible health benefits and it’s definitely a big mood lifter. Here’s a video from YouTube that shows 30 days cold shower experiment.
  4. An interesting article about how modern Node.js modules should look like.
  5. Very useful article about how to minimize CSS rending blocking by splitting your CSS into critical and non critical parts and loading only critical CSS part at first.

5 things (2017 #38)

  1. Interesting article about how Car2Go company choose the framework for their the next big web application.
  2. Article that give some rationale why disabled buttons is not so good an option as one might think.
  3. The article that looks into some ideas why cancer could be more a metabolic rather than genetic one.
  4. Super interesting Joe Rogan experience podcast episode with Chris Kesser about different diets, food choices, nutrition values of foods, bad science practices, the myths about cholesterol and more.
  5. An interesting site that contains a collection of daily routines of many famous people.

5 things (2017 #37)

  1. James Altucher show episode with Ev Williams about how Blogger, Twitter and Medium platforms was created.
  2. James Altucher show episode with Mick Ebeling about how to do impossible things.
  3. Very extensive blog post about how to use NPM as build scripts tool.
  4. Introductory blog post for new and very fast Node.js framework Fastify.
  5. Extensive tutorial about how to build interactive Game Of Thrones map using PostgreSQL (using PostGIS extension) and Redis.

5 things (2017 #36)

  1. An interesting chart that show correlation between GDP and working hours per country.
  2. Exciting Tim Ferris podcast episode with Nick Szabo about cryptocurrency, future profession, “social scalabality”, blockchains and related topics.
  3. TypeScript 2.5 released and finally it has an Extract Method refactoring feature (expected to available in next VS Code version).
  4. Good article that explores why to move from Angular2 to Vue.js.
  5. Article about going through the Rising Stack boot-camp program.

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