My holidays reading list 2017

I had some time on my hands over the holidays and read these articles and publications

How I Built And Launched A Chatbot Over The Weekend
Take your idea to functional bot in hours, get real user feedback, and launch before the weekend is over! 🚀

https://medium.freecodecamp.org/how-i-built-and-launched-a-chatbot-over-the-weekend-ad8efc522f33

The unlikely history of the #100DaysOfCode Challenge, and why you should try it for 2018

https://medium.freecodecamp.org/the-crazy-history-of-the-100daysofcode-challenge-and-why-you-should-try-it-for-2018-6c89a76e298d

No Zero Days: My Path from Javascript Newbie to Full Stack Developer at Age 30

https://medium.com/@swyx/no-zero-days-my-path-from-code-newbie-to-full-stack-developer-in-12-months-214122a8948f

Why I Left My $100,000+ Developer Job at Google
Do NOT follow your passion

https://medium.freecodecamp.org/why-i-left-my-100-000-job-at-google-60b5cf4ebefe

Which JavaScript frameworks should you learn in 2018?

https://medium.com/@samerbuna/which-javascript-frameworks-should-you-learn-in-2018-ecea9a27617d

Buy, sell, send and receive Bitcoin Cash on Coinbase

https://blog.coinbase.com/buy-sell-send-and-receive-bitcoin-cash-on-coinbase-65f1b2c7214b

Deep Learning Achievements Over the Past Year
Great developments in text, voice, and computer vision technologies

https://blog.statsbot.co/deep-learning-achievements-4c563e034257?source=search_post———0&gi=9a81bf4d86e0

Mastering Shitcoins: The Poor Man’s Guide to Getting Crypto Rich

https://hackernoon.com/mastering-shitcoins-the-poor-mans-guide-to-getting-crypto-rich-2e469b762ba9

A Javascript quirk that will catch you out

https://medium.freecodecamp.org/a-javascript-quirk-that-will-catch-you-out-7895dfbae657

Why side projects are so damn important

https://medium.freecodecamp.org/why-side-projects-are-so-damn-important-239ba37209e

More than a Million Pro-Repeal Net Neutrality Comments were Likely Faked
I used natural language processing techniques to analyze net neutrality comments submitted to the FCC from April-October 2017, and the results were disturbing.

https://hackernoon.com/more-than-a-million-pro-repeal-net-neutrality-comments-were-likely-faked-e9f0e3ed36a6