- Nerd Role Models: Captain America and Non-Toxic Masculinity – Paging Dr. NerdLove
Solid write up of what makes Cap exactly the kind of male hero Holywood should do more of, if we've got to have more of them.
- Step by Step Guide to Installing Socket.io and Broadcasting Events with Laravel 5.1
I appear to be an "all links incomprehensible to humans" phase right now, don't it?
- Introducing Activity++ – David Smith
Reminder to self to have a look at this later.
- Two-Way Data-Binding and Form Validation in React — Medium
More React tutorials.
- React.js Tutorial – A Guide to Tools and Libraries
I'm just finding my way with React, and hope this will be helpful.
Instapaper's article parser is now available as an API service. Might be handy.
- The time that Tony Fadell sold me a container of hummus. — Medium
Jesus. This cannot be legal. Serious, read this, it is the easy-to-grasp dark side of the IoT in a nutshell.
- My Heroic and Lazy Stand Against IFTTT (Pinboard Blog)
One of the last links I'll get shipped by IFTTT, because they're being dicks.
- Revolutionary Rice
Short summary on how a genetic tweak to rice could revolutionise agriculture. Still years off, but being seriously worked for now.
- Film Freak Central – Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016)
A review of Batman vs Superman with a lot to say about the relationship between superheroes and Kaiju. Well worth a read.
Interesting write up how someone engineered their Twitter joke-bot to try and avoid transphobia.