Hello there 👋🏾,
I trust you had a blissful week? Here’s the letter from last week (coming in late 😬🥲). Btw, here’s a friendly reminder that most people miss opportunities because it is dressed in corporate attire and looks like work.
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Featured Articles ✍️🏾
Managing App Lifecycle in Flutter by Yusuf Ahmed Tijani.
How To Fade Web Pages On Load And Unload (CSS + JS) by Christopher Aue.
Using ‘Roofshots’ to make impossible decisions by Scott Triglia.
10 Tips For First-Time Engineering Managers by Erik Aponte.
Building a PC, Part I by Jeff Atwood.
Log4j vulnerability: What the FAQ happened? by Jonathan Michael Edwards.
Tips for Debugging Software like a Detective by Monica Powell.
Search and Filter Data in React Using Hooks by Catalin Pit.
Product of the Week ✨
Growth.Design helps product-led organizations in 179 countries create better experiences by bringing the focus back to what matters most: customers.
Good Tidings 🔊
These 20 valuable courses on Egghead.io are free during this month of December.
How do you tell if something that calls itself "open source" is really open source? Many projects think they are, but are they really?
Teaching others is an effective way to quickly deepen your understanding of a new concept or technology. Learn why and how in this insightful content piece.
Want to see your coding year in review? Then check out GitHub wrapped to get a personalized video of your GitHub activity in 2021.
Here’s a curated list of project-based programming tutorials you can use to learn how to build applications from scratch.
Learn how to ethically increase trial conversions by perusing this case study trial paywall A/B test for a book summary app.
You’ve been benefiting from the use of open-source projects all year. Now is the time to say thanks to the maintainers of those projects by sending gifts of contributions 🎄.
Dev Term of the day 💾
All of Grace by Charles Haddon Spurgeon.
Cloud Engineering for Beginners by Nenne Adaora Nwodo.
Atomic Habits by James Clear.
Getting Things Done by David Allen and David Kelvin Allen.
Featured Tweets 😍
Sadly, I’ve been off Twitter, so I don’t have tweets to share. However, I’ll share some of my favorite videos from YouTube this week. Trust me; you might like them :)
⬇️: How To Troll A Super Grandmaster
⬇️: Hair Growth Time-lapse - 2 Years
⬇️: ASA (asha) - Bamidele [Live in Olympic, Nantes March 29th 2011]
⬇️: Magnus Carlsen Wins World Chess Championship | Game 11
⬇️: The Cavemen - Me You I / Selense Medley (Live Performance)
Quote of the day 💙
“Nothing in the world can take the place of Persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts. The slogan 'Press On' has solved and always will solve the problems of the human race.”–Calvin Coolidge
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