5 things (2017 #53)

  1. An expired Coursera course called “Brief history of humankind” lectures found on Youtube.
  2. Long holidays starting from Christmas and ending after New Year, spending quality time with my family.
  3. James Altucher show episode with Jon Morrow about how to live earn money, live quality life when you are paralyzed from neck down.
  4. James Altucher podcast episode with Brandon Webb about becoming master of your own fate. He talks about Navy Seal training, sniper school. How to rebuild everything from ground up. The only easy day was yesterday.
  5. A Vox.com portal article about 8 bad science and health ideas that should day in year 2017.

5 things (2017 #49)

Two useful videos about intermittent fasting: 5 tricks to better to do IF and the benefits of IF.
James Altucher episode with Tony Robbins about how to be fulfilled. Key phrases: Don’t ask how, instead ask why. Trade your expectations for appreciations, life it to short to suffer.
Another great James Altucher show episode with Yuval Noah Harari about the future, what is stories, why homo sapiens defeated other competing races and much more.
An extensive tutorial/page that shows the modern JavaScript topics with simple and detailed explanations.
Detailed article about how to build accessible menu systems.

5 things (2017 #45)

  1. Short video that tells how to achieve happiness in life. I completely agree and follow the main principle in my every day life as closely as I can.
  2. James Altucher show episode with Chris Voss about how to negotiate in all life situations is real gem, so much tips and interesting insights of process negotiation that is hard to remember them all.
  3. Extensive checklist of element that must be checked before launching a HTML site in production.
  4. Interesting blog post that details the arguments and the problems that arise in building performant Android app on cheap entry level phones with unstable internet connection using React Native.
  5. James Altucher show episode with Robert Cialdini about 7 techniques to influence anything has some interesting thoughts of human behavior in different circumstances.

5 things (2017 #44)

  1. Very detailed performance case study of improving performance using several advanced optimization techniques.
  2. Interesting video about the problem of food waste.
  3. A blog post that describes all the attributes that should and could be represent in HTML page <HEAD> tag.
  4. A blog post of useful tips how to stay healthy and work long productive hours as a programmer.
  5. Tim Ferris podcast episode where Cal Fussman interviews Larry kind about his life, preparing for interviews, failures and many other interesting things.

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.