With its abandoned libraries, boarded-up neighborhoods, and broken-down factories overrun by weeds, Detroit has long been seen as an extreme (and extremely photogenic) outlier in American urban decline.
Built a MEAN stack application this weekend
Just a simple todo app using MongoDB, Express, Angular and Node.
- RESTful Node API using Express
- MongoDB interaction using mongoose
- Angular AJAX $http calls
- Single page application w/ no refreshes
Shawn and Suzanne Staples had a house-hunting goal: to find a permanent residence to raise a family. “We got really lucky,” Suzanne explains over the giggles of the couple’s boisterous two-year-old, Abby. “Every single place we looked at was exactly the same.
Over the last few years I’ve been teaching a workshop on visual design basics aimed at developers. As with most things on the web, I’ve found a diverse level of design knowledge and interest from both the students who’ve taken my workshop, as well as from the developers I’ve worked with.
About a year ago, I was on a conference call. The customer was a Fortune 500 company with a correspondingly enormous web presence, and they wanted some help validating that their new Sass architecture would result in CSS that would perform well across devices.
In recent months, I’ve started to take my own digital security much more seriously. I encrypt my e-mail when possible, I’ve moved away from Gmail, and I’ve become much more vigilant about using a VPN nearly all the time.
The Electronic Frontier Foundation has filed a brief in the case of Leon Gelfgatt, arguing that forcing the accused to decrypt a file violates the Fifth Amendment, which makes you secure against self-incrimination. Our brief argues that the lower court got it right.