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Given an excellent development of new PHP versions third deck of Summon The JSON will be for that language.

Early preview:

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Stay tuned!


Facebook advocates for using functions, because, like it seems, they are easier to understand than objects essentially advocating for dropping object-oriented programming. With growing adoption of React Hooks the trend becomes even more interesting experiment to watch.

Because, even React Hooks can be described as a great solution for some problems - these problems occurred because Facebook rejects object-oriented programming.

It makes React Hooks nothing more than useful, but a hack to prove React can live without objects. …


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Marcus M Michaels: “Summon The JSON is awesome. Such a great idea for a game. Playing solo, or with techie friends, it’s a fun way to stay sharp and even learn some new JS functionality”. Follow Marcus on Instagram: https://instagram.com/marcusmichaels/


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Last week I was working with Blender to redesign Summon The JSON Javascript deck page. The aim was to showcase it in a better and visual way. This is the final result. Do you like it?

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Currently software development, and mainly, web development is constrained by several paradigms. Unfortunately, there is little, to none discussion about these. But not always a new idea is a good one. Therefore we should be cautious, because some of such ideas may be harmful.

This article is about one of such paradigms. It is about the paradigm of separation.

Unconsciously we all agreed it is a great way to solve software development problems. To some extend it was true. But we gone too far.

Let me illustrate it by example of how today a modern web app is built.

1. Double backend

Normally there is a database somewhere in the cloud. Than, there are lambda functions that handle grabbing the data, and then there is an API. …


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As you may know a year ago I have started to work on a card game / flashcards for programmers. It took a quite of a while to finish it.

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The design, proofreading of the deck. Than testing with family and friends with the first prototype.

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After Javascript, another deck for Python. I am proud of it, because it allowed me to make more popular culture connections and add even more humour into the deck.

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Of it comes to other activities these took also a lots of time: setting up a online store, finding out how to set it up, how to deliver decks worldwide and have the highest quality. …

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Tomasz Smykowski

Senior software development consultant. Programming for 20 years. TOP 2% of StackOverflow users. 2 million views on Quora. Currently Angular, TypeScript etc

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