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Maybe we could tone down the JavaScript

I’m having a really weird browser issue, where scripts on some pages just won’t run until about 20 seconds have passed.

Your CS Degree Won’t Prepare You For Angry Users, Legacy Code, or the Whims of Other Engineers

A universal experience among engineers is stepping into your first job and thinking, “I have no idea how to do this.”

A Type of Programming

Computers blindly follow orders, and at some fundamental level, programming is about giving computers orders to follow. Ultimately, the expectation is that when a computer carries them out, it will achieve a particular goal a programmer had in mind.

Understanding Awk – Practical Guide

Awk helps with manipulating of structured data and generating reports. awk is actually a programming language with syntax similar to C. awk Uses three ‘blocks’ of instructions: BEGIN, main loop and END and it uses similar principle of line addressing to sed.

How to Build a Multiplayer (.io) Web Game

In this post, we’re going to understand how to build an .io game from scratch. All you need is a working knowledge of Javascript: you should be comfortable with things like ES6 syntax, the this keyword, and Promises. Even if you’re not the most familiar with Javascript, you should still be able to get through most of this post.

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