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Visual Studio Code helpful snippets

If you are using VS Code its a huge shame if you aren't making use of the amazingly helpful snippets feature. Setting up snippets is easy as: Mac Preferences > User Snippets > Select a file or create a new one Windows File > Preferences > User Snippe

Interface with Arduino board using Node.Js

There are many cheap and solid Arduino compatible boards on the market which can be interfaced/controlled using Node.Js. Today we are going to focus on the WeMos D1 R2 board which can be purchased here. This guide assumes you know your way around No

La Marzocco - Machine Vector Art & logos

La Marzocco Linea Mini (SVG) La Marzocco GS3 (SVG) Logos

Ghost - You are recommended to have at least 150 MB of memory available

Sometimes running Ghost on lower powered server like a Digital Ocean $5 droplet can cause the Ghost CLI to complain about lack of memory: Message: You are recommended to have at least 150 MB of memory available for smooth operation. It looks like you

Bank Loan repayment and interest calculator

Ever wanted to calculate the repayments on a loan? Ever wanted to know how much interest you will pay over the term of your loan? You are not alone! We have created a very simple and beautiful loan calculator so you can quickly and easily see these f

Connecting to MongoDB Atlas with Robo 3T / Robomongo

Sometimes you may want to do development on your database and connect via a GUI to test results. Connecting to MongoDB Atlas is very easy with Robo 3T / Robomongo, simply follow these steps. Setup your first DNS in your cluster Fill in Database as

The best free blog software

Fortunately there are a lot of options for free software to host your shiny new blog. You have definitely heard about Wordpress but is it the best option? Well in my option.. no, it's not. Sure Wordpress has all the bells and whistles with plugins fo

Screenshot to clipboard on Apple Mac OSX

To copy a portion of the screen to the clipboard, press Command-Control-Shift-4. A cross-hair cursor will appear and you can click and drag to select the area you wish to capture. When you release the mouse button, you can paste the screen shot to an