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    Complete Server Stability and Security with Plesk

    Every few years my hosting sponsor will provide me a new VPS to host this WordPress blog.  I love having a VPS so I have complete control over my server and the environment but one thing I do know is that I don't want to play...

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    Advanced Real User Monitoring With Raygun Pulse

    When I was a teenager, I had a newspaper round as my first 'real job', and I would be paid peanuts to walk the streets and deliver the local news to households throughout my neighbourhood. I had some frustrations with the job, and didn't really...

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    O’Reilly Fluent Conf – San Francisco – 20% Discount

    Fluent: Spotlighting the Crucial Tools and Technologies of the Web The Web is undergoing countless transformations as new ways of interacting with it emerge, and keeping up with the sheer volume of new and changing web development tools and practices is a challenge for anyone...

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    Offline Recipes for Service Workers

    "Offline" is a big topic these days, especially as many web apps look to also function as mobile apps.  The original offline helper API, the Application Cache API (also known as "appcache"), has a host of problems, many of which can be found in Jake Archibald's...

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    Exclusive:  10 Free OSCON EU Pavilion Plus Passes!

    O'Reilly Media is holding its first OSCON in Amsterdam next week: October 26-28.  OSCON has been a big hit in the United States and it's exciting to see the conference series make its way to Europe.  There's still time to sign up...

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    O’Reilly OSCON Amsterdam

    O'Reilly puts on the best web industry conferences in the world.  These conferences include Fluent Conference, Velocity Conference, and the upcoming OSCON in Amsterdam from October 26-28.  Open Source Convention (OSCON) is a conference that focuses specifically on open source developers and the tools and possibilities...

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    O’Reilly Velocity Conference – Amsterdam

    My favorite front-end conference has always been O'Reilly's Velocity Conference because the conference series has focused on one of the most undervalued parts of client side coding:  speed.  So often we're so excited that our JavaScript works that we forget that speed, efficiency, and performance are just as important. The next Velocity...

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    Going Retro! 150 Vintage Vector Illustrations

    Whether you need some motivational posters for your office or you're looking for some fun vector illustrations to use in your latest project, this Mighty Deal's got your name on it. You'll get 150 high-quality vintage vector illustrations from Vintage Vectors Studio and Lorand Okos, that...

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    Learning Paths by O’Reilly

    Each developer learns a given skill in their own way.  Some developers prefer blog posts, others prefer to just dive into code, many rely on books, some on conferences, others on screencasts, and of course we all mix and match those methods to what we like.  One...

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    Introducing Frontend Masters (with Giveaway)

    Hey DWB readers, I'm super happy to sponsor this blog. I've been a long-time reader and fan, since back when David wrote about JavaScript and MooTools back in 2007. ;-) We are in one of the fastest changing, evolving, most lively communities on earth: JavaScript and front-end web...