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This newsletter is all of the links and material that raise my eyebrow each week as a full stack developer.

Events/ Training

One of the most common suggestions for people looking to learn to code and get more involved in the Node.js and JavaScript communities I’ve heard is “go network in person.” When I was trying to get started, I heard this a ton but didn’t have an opportunity to do so since I live in a […]


#PerfMatters Conference is the web performance conference in Redwood City, California with talks by internationally renowned performance developers. Our focus is on front-end web performance.


We build six fundamental programming tools from scratch in about thirty minutes each. Each focuses on understanding the core behavior of the tool, rather than the esoteric details and legacy concerns of real-world implementations.


A collection of free books for developers


JSUnconf 2017 in Hamburg 25th & 26th of March 2017


A list of Web & JavaScript related conferences happening in 2018. Please send in a PR if you want to add a new event or fix/enhance the info given for existing ones. Thank you



Flutter is an open-source, cross-platform mobile development framework from Google. It allows high-performance, beautiful applications to be built for iOS and Android from a single code base. It is also the development platform for Google’s upcoming Fuchsia operating system. Additionally, it is architected in a way that it can be brought to other platforms, via […]


In this post, we’ll look at how to build fully serverless & backendless mobile applications with AWS Amplify & React Native that include features like authentication, analytics, a managed data layer, storage & push notifications.


Web app manifest file: manifest.webmanifest Service Worker HTTPS App icon HTML page, with PWA tweaks


Build native mobile apps using JavaScript and VueJs


Flutter is a mobile cross-development platform still in its beta. Flutter most importantly gives us the native feel with a better performance as compared to its competitors. In this article, we will learn why Flutter is a good option for development and we will also create a simple app with it. You can find the […]


Flutter is Google’s mobile UI framework for crafting high-quality native interfaces on iOS and Android in record time. Flutter works with existing code, is used by developers and organizations around the world, and is free and open source.




Full-featured photo image editor using canvas. It is really easy, and it comes with great filters.


The vue.js cheat sheet


For many front-end developers, components have become a central concept in their development workflow. Components provide a robust model for architecting and scaling complex applications, allowing for composition from smaller and simpler encapsulated parts. The concept of the component has existed on the web for some time, with frameworks like the Dojo Toolkit championing them […]


We’ve read multiple articles in the past on how to use Vue.js with Auth0, most of them were outdated or used JavaScript in a way we wouldn’t. In this article, we will first guide you through the setup with a fresh initialized Vue.js application and how to setup your own Authentication plugin for Vue.


Create fast loading, highly readable, and 100% responsive interfaces with as little css as possible.


Draft.js is a framework for building rich text editors in React, powered by an immutable model and abstracting over cross-browser differences.



Hello! You’re looking at a guide and open source sample for Dockerized Flask apps on Azure. Specifically, we’ll be using a combination of Python, the Azure Portal, and Docker, to build and deploy a pre-packaged text summarization model via a Flask API, running on a Docker container, in the cloud.


Here is the idea: If you have never heard about the REST architectural style constraints and their implication on the properties of the resulting distributed system and you do not want to (or can’t) educate yourself, use GraphQL.


Blazing-fast static site generator for React


We all face this challenge every time, when we try to start a project from scratch — determining how to set it up properly so that everything works. In my current workplace, we use mostly AngularJS, but when I decided to go with React for one of our widget developments, we all had a few questions that […]


Single Page Apps are a popular approach to building web applications, but testing them in an end-to-end fashion is not simple; you need to load the backend (potentially a collection of APIs and databases), and make sure that the combination of the SPA and APIs works as expected.


If you’ve heard of VuePress already you might know that it’s a powerfully minimal static site generator by Vue.js Creator Evan You. VuePress makes the creation of text-heavy documentation websites easy, a lot easier than Nuxt.js.



A common question that I get is why do we offer so many database products? The answer for me is simple: Developers want their applications to be well architected and scale effectively. To do this, they need to be able to use multiple databases and data models within the same application.


FoundationDB is a distributed datastore, designed from the ground up to be deployed on clusters of commodity hardware. These clusters scale well as you add machines, automatically heal from hardware failures, and have a simple API. The key-value store supports fully global, cross-row ACID transactions. That’s the highest level of data consistency possible. What does […]


Relational databases held the lead for quite a time. Choices were quite obvious, MySQL, Oracle or MS SQL to mention a few.


Today we’re excited to launch native support for Apache Cassandra API in Azure Cosmos DB


Hands up if you grew up with structured databases. Did you learn some flavour of SQL? Maybe MS Access in school and then MySQL when you started dabbling in code.


Today we’re announcing the release of MongoDB 3.6, the latest milestone in our efforts to give developers the most productive general-purpose data management systems for modern applications.


Web Server/ Cloud

You build essential GraphQL content infrastructure for your digital products. We build a headless CMS for your content creators.


Danger runs during your CI process, and gives teams the chance to automate common code review chores.


Peril is a tool that takes GitHub webhooks, and makes it easy to build one-off actions. It does this by having a per-account settings JSON, that connects JavaScript files to events from webhooks. So, for example, you can write a rule which runs when closing an issue in GitHub that looks for associated Jira tickets […]


Get an all-in-one workflow that combines global deployment, continuous integration, and HTTPS. And that’s just the beginning.


Cosmic JS allows you to eliminate layers of your application technology stack. We handle the data and file management so you can focus on the core areas of your app. As a result, your application is built faster, more light-weight and requires less maintenance over time.


Both Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services offer a lot of data services. So many services that it can be hard to comprehend how the compare without a scorecard. So, that’s what I did here, I put together a quick image to help you make sense of all the offerings current available (as of March, […]


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