Rachel Yordán

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  • Gif Tutorial: Rachel eating cheese

    Make your own GIFs on macOS or OS X using Automator & Homebrew

    In this brief tutorial I’ll be teaching you how to make a service on macOS (or OS X) that allows you to quickly select multiple images and make them into a GIF file with a single click. There are many ways to generate your own animated GIFs, but I personally prefer to use a shell script and create my […]

  • GitHub Cards Example

    Using GitHub Projects and Cards for Project Management

    It’s a whole new GitHub universe with these simple project management-like features.. GitHub has released a set of features that I’ve found very helpful for making the development cycle easier and more efficient. My good friend @MarcSavy kindly sent me a link to this and pointed out the latest post on the GitHub Blog, which summarizes […]

  • Tove Lo Habits Music Video

    Tove Lo: Habits

    Tove Lo: Habits Video & Lyrics Uh-uh uh-uh uh-uh I eat my dinner in my bathtub Then I go to sex clubs Watching freaky people getting it on It doesn’t make me nervous If anything I’m restless Yeah I’ve been around and I’ve seen it all I get home, I got the munchies Binge on […]

  • The Chemical Brothers Wide Open Music Video

    The Chemical Brothers: Wide Open

    The Chemical Brothers: Wide Open I’m wide open But don’t I please you anymore? You’re slipping away from me You’re drifting away from me I’m wide open But don’t I please you anymore? You’re slipping away from me You’re slipping away from me Slow me down It’s getting away from me It’s getting away from […]

  • NPM Hangs on Network Step

    If you’ve been the victim of NPM hanging during inopportune moments at work, you’re not alone. Up until a few weeks ago, NPM had an issue where it would run multiple concurrent connections and overwhelm the network. Eventually it just stops responding. While there is retry functionality in the code, it hangs before ever reaching it. With SSL involving […]

  • Upgrade from TSD to Typings

    As you may or may not know, TSD was recently deprecated and the author has recommended that users switch to Typings instead. Luckily for us, it’s something that can be done in just a few easy steps. I’ve outlined them below: Step 1: Remove `typings` dir. $ rm -rf typings Step 2: Uninstall TSD. $ npm uninstall tsd […]

  • Angular Check if Form is Valid from Controller

    The other day I was asked how you could check whether a form in Angular is valid from within the controller that corresponds to the form. Traditionally, this is how you would check the validity of your Angular form in the view, or your HTML: <form name=”superForm” ng-submit=”submit(superForm)”>   <!– Add input fields here –> </form>   […]