7 Useful Tools and Resources for Developers & CS Students

Tools & resources every developer should know

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1. Calico

Calico is a small utility written in Haskell which is cat but for colors.

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2. Rules of thumb for a 1x developer

If you are fairly new to programming and development, then Rules of thumb for a 1X developer by Mickey Muldoon are a gold mine. It covers topics like when to use Java or C#, which database technology to use etc.

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Rules of thumb for a 1x developer by Mickey Muldoon

3. Single Line of Code

Who doesn't like an elegant single line of code? One line to rule them all, one line to bring them all.

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1loc by Phuoc Ng

4. Best websites a programmer should visit

This is a great list curated by Sonkeng Maldini for programmers and computer science students. It has websites for tech news, troubleshooting coding problems, coding advice, etc.

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5. Design resources for developers

A curated list of design and UI resources from stock photos, web templates, CSS frameworks, UI libraries, and much more.

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Design Resource for Developers by Brad Traversy

6. Public APIs

A collective list of free APIs for use in software and web development. This repository is really useful when you are building a personal project and need a free API from which you can get real-time data.

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Public APIs by public-apis
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