You’re not very sportive, aren’t you? According to different surveys, developers not really used to take care of their body health. 52.7% of developers spend from 9 to 12 hours on a computer, and 37.4% of them don’t exercise! But that is not related only to developers because nowadays every single person sitting in front of the computer more then 8 hours a day has the same problem. Of course, you can’t skip your work and go exercise. However, you can do some sports in between or after. Think about that! And read our Syndicode Digest #57 – Sports preceding!
Meet the new web component – < css-doodle /> for drawing patterns with CSS! It generates a grid of divs by the rules (plain CSS) inside it. You can easily manipulate those cells using CSS to come up with a graphic pattern or an animated graph. The limit is the limit of CSS itself.
You should already know that if there was no Syndicode digest on Friday, it will be delivered on Monday. So, this is happening today. But waiting for a digest is not a stress test we talk about. Actually, we talk about your everyday experience which is the real stress test. Of course, if you’re a good and responsible developer. There’s so much different obstacles you face and problems you solve! And the pressure you feel from your bosses or clients. But if you have chosen this profession – you have no way out. So keep calm and visit psychoanalyst as often as possible. That helps! And read our new Syndicode Digest #56 – Stress test!
To shed light on the tools that frontend developers are using right now in the industry we made some highlights from Frontend Tooling Survey 2018. The survey was held this March and 5,097 frontend developers took part in it.
Syndicode is looking for full stack Ruby on Rails developer with a passion for programming in Ruby for the further development of Blackbell’s B2B SaaS platform. You will join a team of exceptional developers working in a fast-paced environment to deliver world-class software!
Nowadays people can hardly imagine themselves without smartphones. How many times have you been away but replied to your Slack work channel like you’re at work? Well, technically you were at work because you did all the stuff you needed using your phone. Except coding, of course. And there’s no escape from your chats, workflows, connections, and notifications unless you turn off your phone. But you will never do this! Right? By the way, is there a chance you’re reading our ‘Syndicode Digest #55 – Wakeful telephone’ on your smartphone?
Another useful source to simplify your developer’s life! This is the Styled Icons resource helping you to import icons from the Font Awesome, Material or Octicons icon packs. With Icons Exporter feature Styled Icons provide icon packs as Styled Components.
Read about the latest weekly most popular JS repositories. The grass is green and so nice sit on! With these all open source projects, you can significantly simplify your work and eventually enjoy the weekend. Let’s begin! In our new JS digest, you’ll find web frameworks, JSON server, HTML5 creation engine, datepicker library, browser extensions, newsletter app, face-detection library and more… Enjoy!
As Ruby on Rails agency, we’re always looking for tools and news related to RoR or Ruby. Nokogiri (鋸) is a Ruby gem providing HTML, XML, SAX, and Reader parsers. Among Nokogiri’s many features is the ability to search documents via XPath or CSS3 selectors.
You already know that we love everything new and try to bring all the newest stuff to you as soon as possible. CSS Blocks for your design systems and app components is a blazing fast CSS! Inspired by CSS Modules, BEM and Atomic CSS, CSS Blocks is the next evolution of best practices with high performance and maintainable stylesheets.
This week we doubled the number of digests. There are so many great news we can’t fit in one, so we made two. But only as an exception, so don’t get too excited! By the way, рave you ever woken up before an alarm clock? We think it could happen when you really can’t relax always thinking about your work, projects, deadlines, bugs, fixes and so on. Know what? It wouldn’t help if you’ll always be distressed. So relax and get a good sleep. Have a Happy Friday with our latest Syndicode Digest #53 – Anxious pillow!
Sometimes you have to reschedule something to replace it with more important stuff. That happened to our Friday Syndicode Digest which now appeared to be the real Monday Digest! It doesn’t mean you will read something out of date we collected last Friday. It just means you will read the more recent news we just picked for you in our unexpected Syndicode Digest #52 – Monday’s Child!