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Modernizing log: Part 1, Conventional REST API to GraphQL

I’ve been working on a Laravel and AngularJS application for two years now. It’s slowly becoming more and more complex and it’s starting to becom

Posted on: March 14th, 2018

How to wake up more easily: 7 tips

Some people are night owls and others flourish in the morning, but all people deal with waking up. Some people are just better at it than others. But even night

Posted on: October 18th, 2017

How to Improve Your Working Day Little by Little

Everyone has a bad day every once in a while, but there are ways to reduce this amount. I put together a list of a few simple steps you can take to improve your

Posted on: October 7th, 2017

How to Stay Healthy as a Web Designer or Developer

Us web designers and developers sit down all day long while we're at work. We don't move as much as we probably should. So many of us are probably not as health

Posted on: September 30th, 2017

Are programming books worth your money?

You've all seen programming books on the internet or in bookstores. But most of us know that those books are usually not relevant anymore, most of them are outd

Posted on: September 16th, 2017

The battle of apples and oranges: Angular vs React vs VueJS

People keep asking about which framework to use (Angular, React, or VueJS), and which one is better. I can understand they want to know which one to use for pro

Posted on: September 9th, 2017

Podcasts for creators and programmers

Sharing knowledge about a topic you're passionate about is one of the most fun things you can do. You can share your interests by talking to colleagues, go to m

Posted on: September 2nd, 2017

Developer tools for a back-end programmer

Any developer will have a set of developer tools they swear by. A set of tools that does everything we need it to do. People can say that tools are interchangea

Posted on: August 26th, 2017

Build bridges with API based application structures

There is nothing more fun than working with API's during my work day. It's programming like any other day, but it's also so much more! It's connecting other ser

Posted on: August 12th, 2017

Offline accessibility with service workers

Web applications are great. They're fast, they can be used on all platforms and often feel like they're a real native application with accessibility . But then,

Posted on: June 9th, 2017

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