“Because no human should ever have to memorize %d %SS %GARBAGE”
Just add one script tag to your page, and users will be able to record and replay their interaction with the site.
I can think of many applications for a tool like GifW00t! What would you do with it?
Gitrob will scan your GitHub organization for publicly available bits of sensitive information and tell you about them.
We turned Trello into a Content Management System (CMS) for the newsletter. It saved Weekly.
If your New Year’s resolution was to make an open source commit every day, Tadeu Zagallo built an app just for you.
In an attempt to raise developer awareness of web security matters (TLS, CSP, XSS, etc.), Craig Francis proposes that browsers should add a “security” tab to their developer tools. First, he made an interactive demo of how the tab might work. Here’s a sneak peek: Then, he opened tickets for: Chrome Firefox Safari Internet Explorer […]
Can you take your Postgres database schema and programmatically turn it in to a REST API? Joe Nelson’s PostgREST proves that the answer is “Yes”! It also:
provides a cleaner, more standards-compliant, faster API than you are likely to write from scratch.
How fast, you may be wondering?
subsecond response times for up to 2000 requests/sec on Heroku free tier.
Voog’s WYSIWYG rich text editor is library agnostic, feature-rich, and supports all modern web browsers. Give it a try if you need to provide rich text editing for your users.
Evil Icons are completely free and licensed under MIT. We use Evil Icons in almost all of our new and upcoming sites — and we would love you to do that as well. Contributions are welcome!
Complete with Rails, Sinatra, and npm integrations.
Upgrading your library’s dependencies can be a scary proposition. Not upgrading your library’s dependencies can be even scarier. Thankfully, next-update is here to help. Let’s imagine:
You would like to update lodash and async to latest versions, but not sure if this would break anything. With next-update it is easy.
You run the
next-update command and it tells you whether or not updating any of your dependencies breaks you tests. If you don’t have tests, I guess you should go write some…
Jeff Kaufman’s icdiff takes advantage of your terminal’s ability to display colors to show you the differences between similar files without getting in the way.
It’s not meant to replace the built-in
diff command, but complement it.
Time will tell whether they’re too late to the game or not. In the meantime, the source code is freely available (and under heavy development). From the README:
This is a work in progress on some early ideas. Don’t get too attached to this code. Tomorrow everything will be different.
Could be a fun project to track, especially if you’re interested in Swift.
Seeing Ian Pearce’s MagicEye.js sent me back to my elementary school days.
Ever wanted to simplify documentation and avoid heavy tools like Visio when explaining your code?
I’m going to try this the next time I build an Ember.js app:
Automatically discover your models and interact with all model data in a simple CRUD interface. Great for a drop-in starter admin backend.
Provide the link to a data file and Charted returns a beautiful, interactive, and shareable chart of the data.
An example chart:
There’s a hosted version, or self-host it and run on an internal network to chart your most sensitive data.
- 101 will be maintained to minimize overlap with vanilla JS
- No need for custom builds
In addition to functional versions of many JS built-ins (
equals, etc.), 101 also boasts a bunch of identity functions,
omit, and more.
Prophet strives to let the programmer focus on modeling financial strategies, portfolio management, and analyzing backtests. It achieves this by having few functions to learn to hit the ground running, yet being flexible enough to accomodate sophistication.
Looks great for anybody dipping their toe in to financial market software. Nice double entendre, too.