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Learning JavaScript Effectively and Efficiently

JavaScript is an awesome language, but there is and overwhelming amount of topics when you first start, so some important fundamentals can be easily overlooked. Here we’ll go over what you need for learning JavaScript effectively and efficiently, and where you can go do so, and not get lost in the process.

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React Native On Android Without Issue

Building apps for mobile can often cause issues. Using a react-native setup can make it easier, but adding Android support can add different problems. All you need has been compiled into this article, explaining as we go. We will cover the process, errors, issues, as well as how to build react-native Android apps.

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The Amazing Atom Editor IDE and Package Addons

Since I started programming again, I’ve have grown very close to the Atom editor, and for very good reason. Not only is it light-weight, compact, it has the ability to be customized completely! As for functionality, there are many editor options, a lot being similar to Sublime, but even more specific to Atom. Of course …

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Constantly Learning React and Other JS Goodness

While I’m not yet at that point where I will create a tutorial on how to create a new React application using React 15.x, Redux 3.5.1, and all in ES6, I have been documenting all of the resources I used to learn ES6, Node.JS, React, Flux, Test-Driven-Development, Webpack, and many other things you’ll want to …

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Learning ReactJS Without Frustration

Finding a great resource for ReactJS is not easy. There are too many old pre-EC6 tutorials all over the place, and what looked like zero authors willing to update their code. Eventually, I ran across a great book named SurviveJS, an open-source book dedicated to learning ReactJS, and Webpack. 

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The Perfect PHP Environment Setup

Since I recently moved back into PHP, I have found that with the new OOP structure called for a little bit more than what my usual ViM editor could do. After working a lot with 3D in the past year, my main system is a Windows 7 custom built system, so needless to say, setting …

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Postfix Too Many Hops with Spamassassin

I’ve noticed a lot of people have had an issue with the Postfix “Too Many Hops” error. I ran into the same issue, with my Postfix Spamassassin setup. Postfix is a beast, and tweaking is often needed to keep it working smooth.

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Mysql Backup and Restore

After getting MySQL setup, and going, you might want to start backing it up. I’ll briefly talk about backing up databases, and restoring them.

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SSH without a Password

Even though this isn’t anything new, it’s always something good to know, and have a reference in case you forget how to set it up. I use it with the utmost sense of security. I will use it for scheduled backups, and the keys always hidden, with root online having access to it. This method …

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FreeBSD 7.0 and PostGreSQL 8.3 in Jails

Since the release of FreeBSD 7.0 many things have been changed to allow PostGres to run better than any other database under FreeBSD. To take advantage of this, I’ll show how to setup PostGreSQL in FreeBSD jails. Of course, the same method is used to install on your main system as well.