Have you wanted to learn Angular.js, but didn’t know where to start?

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This is an easy to follow tutorial by Raoni Boavaentura on the TopTal.com blog that will walk you through the steps of building your very first Angular.js web app. Caveat: You will need node.js with bower installed in your dev environment. What is AngularJS? AngularJS is a JavaScript MVC framework developed by Google that lets you build well structured, easily testable, and maintainable front-end applications. And Why Should I Use It? If you haven’t tried AngularJS yet, you’re missing out. The framework consists of a tightly integrated toolset that will help you build well structured, rich client-side applications in a … Read More

Facebook goes slo-o-ow with ‘2G Tuesdays’

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The world’s largest social network starts an internal program to show employees what it’s like to use Facebook in developing countries Tuesdays will be a real drag for some Facebook employees. The social network has launched an internal program called “2G Tuesdays” to give its workers a sense of the very slow Internet connections in developing countries like India and elsewhere in Asia, as well as in Africa. When Facebook employees log in on a Tuesday, they’ll be asked on their News Feed whether they want to use the slower connection, which lasts for about an hour. That will offer … Read More

The cult of productivity, and the obsession with ‘getting things done’

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Organizing, parceling and simplifying life are at the heart of one of the biggest trends in tech culture. And it shows no signs of stopping Francesco D’Alessio struggled with even basic chores. He was forgetful and had trouble keeping up with his schoolwork. After failing a year at his high school in the UK when he was 16, D’Alessio began looking for answers. Some tech blogs suggested a book by David Allen called “Getting Things Done” (or GTD for short). In it, the productivity consultant discusses processes he developed to help high-powered executives manage the barrage of information coming at … Read More

More malware found on third party app stores

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As Google Play tightens their security measures on mobile apps, hackers are moving to third party app stores Fake apps imitating popular apps were found on the Windows Phone Store earlier this week. Now a new batch of infected Android apps imitating the real deal have been found on unofficial third-party Android app stores. The new malicious adware, dubbed Kemoge, reported Wednesday by security researchers at FireEye, also disguises itself as popular applications. The apps trick the user into installing them through in-app ads and ads promoting the download links via websites. The legitimate appearing apps aggressively display unwanted advertisements which seem annoying, … Read More