In the strategy card game Arms & Influence, playing the right 2 cards during your turn could be the difference between winning and losing. Here are a few creative ways to combine your 2 actions during your turn to gain and advantage and win sweet, sweet victory points.

Competition + Baby Boom

Putting a…


I have just been hired for a company that is using Angular on their tech stack. In preparation to get started I am following a course on Udemy that I will link below.

https://www.udemy.com/course/the-complete-guide-to-angular-2

I am a Javascript developer with experience in React. And although this course is absolutely amazing…


Have you ever wanted to embed Tweets, TikToks, Spotify songs, videos or pretty much anything else in your React sites? Or are you a developer that would like others to embed rich content from your website?

One way that is widely used on the internet is called oEmbed.

https://oembed.com/

oEmbed.com…


Maybe you are a budding software developer and you’ve been hearing about AWS and you are wondering it is exactly. You’ve heard a bunch of acronyms like S3 and EC2 and are afraid of how complicated it seems.

Well this article is to clear up some basics about AWS and…


In part 1 I highlighted some of the basic features of Sass. Check out the first part here:

In this article I will go over the remaining features that make Sass great. Those are Extend/Inheritance & Operators.

Extend/Inheritance

Sass has a few ways of making it so we don’t have to…


If you’re reading this that probably means you are familiar with CSS and have heard of SCSS or Sass but haven’t yet taken a dive.

Well good news. Sass is going to make your life much better. …


Arms & Influence is live on Kickstarter now!

We launched Arms & Influence on September 17th, 2020. Since then we’ve shipped the game and people all around the world have played it. We’ve been grateful to have such an amazing reception to game. …


Set’s are a new type of Javascript object that was introduced in ES6 to take care of a multitude of issues that could not be taken care of with a normal Javascript or Array. The primary focus being only storing unique values.

Get it, because you set a table…

Unlike and Object or Map, Sets function a…


ES6 introduced new data structures to take care of some problems that the language did not take care of.

Before its’ introduction, people generally used Objects to do the work.

However, Objects do not allow keys to be anything other than a string or integer. Keys in a Map, on…


Call, Apply, and Bind are Javascript functions that you will begin to see as you learn more and more about Javascript.

They are key to being able to manipulate objects in creative and efficient ways. For that reason, they are a must when understanding Javascript.

Get it? Call.

The good news is they…

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