Tiffany Abraham
Full-stack developer. Alumna of Flatiron School's Software Engineering Immersive bootcamp. Portfolio: https://tiffany-codes.com/
Capitol Police aim their guns as domestic terrorists attempt to storm the chamber. Photo: Andrew Harnik/AP

Thousands of rioters overpower the capitol police and breach the united states capitol building during a congress’s joint session. Inside, Secret Service agents outfitted in black suits grab majority leader Hoyer and…

I’ve always had a fascination with Cybersecurity, an interest that peaked years ago, prior to being a software developer in coding bootcamp.

All aspects interest me, from cyberactivism (‘hacktivism’) to elaborate military cyberattacks that sabotage nuclear weapon production via the destruction of centrifuges (Stuxnet). Today I hope to give you an idea of how easy it is to have your identity stolen along with a practical few first steps to improve your…

Unlike vanilla JavaScript where addEventListener is used to add event listeners to the DOM element after the element is created, React makes it easier. Simply add a listener when the element is initially rendered, like-so:

function ActionLink() {
function handleClick(e) {
e.preventDefault();
console.log('The link was clicked.');
}

return (
<a href="#" onClick={handleClick}>
Click me
</a>
);
}

As you can see onClick={handleClick} calls on the above function handleClick and console.log’s: ‘The link was clicked’.

Some of the many types of event listeners in React include:

Keyboard Events:

onKeyDown — Called when a key is depressed

onKeyPress — Called…

RubyMine

RubyMine by Jet Brains is a superb IDE with unparalleled Ruby on Rails support. I recently switched from VS Code, after getting tired of continuously searching for extension after extension, hoping to improve VS Code’s lackluster Rails support. So-far, RubyMine has amazed me with its myriad of Rails-focused features. …

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