Scottish mathematicians are cool. Also, this led me to look up Lattice Multiplication, which is being taught in Common Core. But I think the Genaille-Lucas rulers were probably the coolest bit. Pre-calculate smaller pieces of a multiplication/division problem, use a little modulus magic, and large problems become a breeze.
TL;DR: If you use the php-ssh2 extension for your WordPress core / theme / plugin updates, you might want to wait a little longer before upgrading to PHP 7.
A series of arty generative art “doodles”.
Microsoft’s Visual Studio Code is not only free, but it’s now Open Source. And available for Windows, OSX, and Linux.
A rare, serious, biographical comic from The Oatmeal. Go read it — it’s really good food for thought.
Online, searchable cheat-sheet for the ReactJS API.
Big ol’ overview of Promises in ES2015 (AKA, ES6).
Porting Bootstrap to ReactJS components.