Hello to all! I hope you enjoyed my last article. Here are this week's top alien articles. These are the articles posted outside Dev.to, hence the moniker "alien". 👽
I hope you guys enjoy them!
There are so many prototyping tools available in the market right now for wireframing and design handoff, which makes it hard to figure out which tools meet what demands. This article by Dave Kearney and Daniel Schwarz explain some of these tools with their video overviews, which will make it quite easy for you to pick the best tools for your needs.
As our application grows, it becomes necessary for us to optimize it so it runs fast and stays light on resources. And this can be done with a number of techniques. This article by Philip Obosi explains one of these techniques, known as Memoization, that will speed up applications. It does so by storing the results of those function that take more time and memory, returning the stored results when the same inputs are applied to them.
Have you ever thought of creating your own automated scoreboard with Raspberry Pi? Well, if you have then you should definitely check out this article by Patrick Catanzariti where he will guide you through the whole process. Raspberry Pi in general is a very useful device to have, and since it's so cheap, I recommend every engineer own one. You can even create your own Linux dev server for less than 50$/life with a Pi.
Tell me in the comments which article you found most useful! Also tell me about your favorite dev blogs and share what you've been reading recently. Have an awesome day! ❤