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Allan Kelly04/08/14
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The Prototype of Future Knowledge Workers

Highlighting IT workers as knowledge workers allows us to learn from the existing body of knowledge on the subject.

Reza Shafii04/08/14
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End-to-End OAuth for APIs in Less than 5 Minutes!

How quickly can you enable OAuth on an API and allow for client applications to be rapidly built for them? With the new OAuth 2.0 policy that is now available with the Anypoint Platform for APIs, the answer is no more than five minutes!

Lieven Doclo04/08/14
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Johnny Five: a nice introduction to Arduino

Learning Arduino is not simple, especially if you’re not C-minded. It took me a while to see the potential, but if you think about it and join a Raspberry Pi running Node.js with an Arduino with Firmata, there’s not a lot you can’t do.

Hirvesh Munogee04/08/14
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AbsurdJS: A JavaScript Library With Superpowers

AbsurdJS is a JavaScript library available for Node.js and the browser. It is meant to be used as an HTML and CSS preprocessor and includes a lot of mixins, a plugin architecture, dependency injection, templating and more.

Erich Styger04/07/14
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What Meetings feel like for Engineers

And here I share my newest fun story (a video this time): An engineer as an ‘expert’ in a business/requirement meeting. The task is simple: create seven red lines. But the twist is that these lines must be perpendicular…

Juri Strumpflohner04/07/14
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Integrating Node.js with a C# DLL

An option that came to mind is to design the DLL as a self-contained process and to invoke it using Node.js's process api. Turns out this is quite simple. Just prepare your C# application to read it's invocation arguments s.t.

Steven Willmott04/07/14
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Five Things We Learned at APIStrat Amsterdam

After two great APISTRAT events last year, the first European event in Amsterdam kicked things of this year – and duly delivered another great few days of content and discussions. The tweet stream says in all on how engaged people were: the keynotes and sessions just got better an better.

Mike Bushong04/07/14
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Timing technological change: creation vs. consumption

What is happening now is that we are at some risk of the luminaries creating an impassable distance between their vision and the on-the-ground reality in many IT shops today.

Eric Minick04/07/14
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Is Continuous Delivery just Continuous Integration done right?

If you want to understand why I think CI and CD done correctly are almost the same thing, follow me down the rabbit hole.

Dmitry Sheiko04/07/14
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Enabling Templates in Client-Side JavaScript with CJSC

In spite of most server-side languages, JavaScript was not designed for templates. Yet we have plenty of template engines for client-side JavaScript now. They allow us processing templates, but what about declaring a template?

Hirvesh Munogee04/07/14
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Math.js – An Extensive Math Library For JavaScript & Node.js

Math.js is an extensive Math library for JavaScript and Node.js which comes with an in-built expression parser which can perform computations on numbers, big numbers, complex numbers, units, and matrices.

Sarah Ervin04/06/14
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The Best of the Week (Mar. 28): HTML5 Zone

Make sure you didn't miss anything with this list of the Best of the Week in the HTML5 Zone (Mar. 28 to Apr. 03). This week's topics include a sneaky way to deploy Drupal to heroku, a tutorial on snazzy Python decorators, and the first installment of "The Ultimate Web-Frameworks Rundown."

Sarah Ervin04/05/14
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HTML5 Zone Link Roundup (Apr. 5)

For a look at what's been happening outside of the HTML5 Zone, we've assembled a collection of links including those about bug removal in Angular.js, a look at the fascinating Macaw framework, and several updates on the Mozilla CEO controversy.

Marjan Nikolovski04/05/14
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Optimize Your WebApp Like a Pro: ASP.NET MVC Boilerplate

In order to exceed our customer expectations we might need to go one step further toward optimizing what we’ve developed so far, or even better, to develop our next web application with optimization practices in mind.

Johanna Rothman04/04/14
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Who Solves Which Problems?

When someone else tells you what a standard for your work has to be? How does that feel to you?