#385 — May 11, 2018
Read on the Web
Guess.js: A Toolkit for Using Data To Improve User Experiences — An interesting project that can use data from Google Analytics combined with machine learning to intelligently pre-fetch resources. Addy Osmani introduced it live at Google I/O earlier this week. There’s also a webpack plugin for quickly adding these abilities to React and Angular apps.
Convert Your Java Project to Kotlin – Free Screencast — The author of “Kotlin: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide" offers a free online tutorial filled with tutorials, tips and best practices to raise your game. Check it out.
The Frontier by Big Nerd Ranch sponsor
Mathias Bynens and Sathya Gunasekaran
Introducing Spec by Slack – A Developer Conference on May 22
Real-time Human Pose Estimation in the Browser with TensorFlow.js
Dan Oved (Google Creative Lab)
‘My Struggle to Learn React’ — A veteran Web designer shares his struggle.
Senior Frontend Developer at Nested.com, a London Based Startup — We’re looking for frontend developers to join our growing team. We’re using technology to reinvent the broken industry that is UK property.
Sr. Fullstack Engineer (Remote) — Sticker Mule is looking for passionate developers to join our remote team. Come help us become the Internet’s best place to shop and work.
How ‘Named Params’ Destructuring Works — In just 5 minutes.
What’s New in Angular — Including a peek at things coming in future.
Stephen Fluin and Kara Erickson
Sending Web Push Notifications from Node — The full process of sending push notifications from an Express app to a front-end JS app.
Build Time Travel Debugging in Redux From Scratch
Using ‘npm audit’ to Identify Insecure Dependencies — npm 5.10 and 6.0 include the ability to perform a security review of dependencies.
The npm Blog
An Angular.js Guide for Seasoned Developers — Two parts so far, part two is here.
🔧 Code and Tools
webpack-serve: A Lean, Modern, and Flexible webpack Development Server
A Much Faster Way to Debug Code Than with Breakpoints or Console.log — Wallaby catches errors in your tests and displays the results of expressions right in your editor as you type.
Cancelable Async Flows (CAF) — Add support for external cancellation to asynchronous-style functions.
GitHub Contribution Chart Generator — Generate an image of all your GitHub contributions since you joined.
List: A Fast Immutable List with a Functional API — A purely functional alternative to arrays.
Simon Friis Vindum
Ultradom: A Minimal View Layer for Building Declarative Web UIs