Every day until Christmas, the comet team will publish one article with cherry-picked content from all around the web.


๐ŸŽ„ December 21st

Tool of the day - ๐Ÿ›  Soma

A "real" object-oriented and low-level programming language. With a wide standard library and forcing you to respect certain conventions.

Article of the day - ๐Ÿ”Ž The Post-Freelancing Manifesto

A manifesto on โ€œpost-freelancingโ€, a virtuous circle that is sustainable and fair for independent workers today and into the future. This is a model that balances freedom and security, fulfillment and responsibility.

The Node.js lovers of the day - ๐Ÿ“„ 10 Node Frameworks to Use in 2019

Here are some of the most popular Node.js frameworks that you should consider using for building web applications irrespective of the size, by Olususi Kayode.

See you tomorrow to discover your next selection shared with โค๏ธ by comet


๐ŸŽ„ December 20th

Tool of the day - ๐Ÿ›  Code Pen

CodePen is a social development environment for front-end designers and developers.
Itโ€™s the best place to build and deploy a website, show off your work, build test cases and find inspiration.

Article of the day - ๐Ÿ”Ž Neuralink: Human-to-Human Telepathy

The MIT doesn't believe in Neuralink, Elon Musk's mysterious company.

Book Club of the day - ๐Ÿ“š The Startup Book Club

Every two weeks, starting in 2019, the Startup Book Club will read one of the books most recommended by startup founders, tech pioneers and indie makers.

๐ŸŽ„ December 19th

Tool of the day - ๐Ÿ›  Atom

Atom is an open source and free desktop editor cum source code editor that is up-to-date, friendly and hackable to the core. It supports cross-platform editing and works for various operating systems like Windows, Linux and OS X.

Article of the day - ๐Ÿ”Ž Bloomberg Year in Pictures

Some of the year's strongest moments pictured by Bloomberg.

Podcast of the day - ๐Ÿ“„ Basecamp's Rework Podcast

After publishing their must-read book Rework, Basecamp provides a must-listen podcast.

๐ŸŽ„ December 18th

Tool of the day - ๐Ÿ›  Leave Me Alone

Leave Me Alone lets you clean invitations and connections requests on LinkedIn by simply specifying keywords such as 'recruiter'.

Article of the day - ๐Ÿ”Ž Adopt a New JavaScript Library

Features, Community, Performance, Learning Curve... 12 factors to assess before committing yourself into a new JavaScript Library.

Project of the day - ๐Ÿ“„ 21 Lessons for the 21st Century

"Forget programming - the best skill to teach children is reinvention." In his new book, the author of Sapiens Yuval Noah Harari reveals what 2050 has in store for humankind.

๐ŸŽ„ December 17th

Tool of the day - ๐Ÿ›  Space-selfie

NASA Selfies lets you put your photo in a virtual spacesuit in front of some of NASA's most captivating space images.

Article of the day - ๐Ÿ”Ž The Kuberniverse

You are Kubenelius Fizzbuzz, a newly graduated MBA, with the speciality on Boxes Of All Sizes and you are about to embark in your greatest idea: KubePark Theme World.

Project of the day - ๐Ÿ“„ The Odin Project

The best resources to supplement your learning, supported by a passionate open source community.

๐ŸŽ„ December 16th

Tool of the day - ๐Ÿ›  Now

Now makes serverless application deployment easy. Donโ€™t spend time configuring the cloud. Just push your code.

Article of the day - ๐Ÿ”Ž The mistakes of the remote working wannabe

Working from home or from another city can be game changer: it is a dream for many of us. But here are 8 mistakes to avoid at all cost when applying for a remote job.

Survey of the day - ๐Ÿ“„ THE Developer Survey

A look back at 2018 most valuable and insightful data on developers around the world.

๐ŸŽ„ December 15th

Tool of the day - ๐Ÿ›  Nomad List

An incredible tool for digital nomads: it's like the Trip Advisor for city explorers.

Article of the day - ๐Ÿ”Ž How to develop killer softwares

Today, the truth is that you cannot guarantee software quality if you donโ€™t use automatic unit testing.

App of the day - ๐Ÿ“ฑ Mars or Earth

Explore the Red Planet through your phone.

๐ŸŽ„ December 14th

Tool of the day - ๐Ÿ›  Your New Buddy

Automate your delivery process with this gorgeous user interface. You have up to five projects for free.
Other thing: no need to commit a config file in your project.

Article of the day - ๐Ÿ”Ž The World's Smartest Management Strategy

Working from home raises employee productivity, reduces facility costs and your health improves according to a study of +42,000 workers.

Newsletter of the day - ๐Ÿ“„ The mission

Up Your Development Game With The #1 Newsletter for Devs.

๐ŸŽ„ December 13th

Tool of the day - ๐Ÿ›  Ecosia

We found you the search engine that cares about Earth: each request contributes in planting trees.

Article of the day - ๐Ÿ”Ž โ€œI could be wrong, butโ€ฆโ€

Improve your intellectual humility with Benjamin Franklin.

Newsletter of the day - ๐Ÿ“„ A newsletter you might fall in love with

Our bi-monthly public newsletter gathers a top-notch curation of high-end content, with themes including tech & data news, future of work trends, along with culture and management insights. Itโ€™s currently cometโ€™s editorial voice. Next edition this Sunday.

๐Ÿ˜‰๐Ÿ‘‰ Feel free to write to benjamin@comet.co if you want to read the previous editions.

๐ŸŽ„ December 12th

Tool of the day - ๐Ÿ›  YellowLabTools

This tool "untangles the JavaScript spaghetti code". Free & open source: what more could you ask for?

Article of the day - ๐Ÿ”Ž 10 Extreme Creativity Hacks

Writer and journalist Eric Spitznagel put into practice 10 creative tips following the steps of Benjamin Franklin, Charles Dickens or Victor Hugo. Here are his results (beware: as underlined by the title, some tips can be extreme).

Podcast of the day - ๐Ÿ“„ 2018 Crispiest Stories

Dear pod enthusiasts, this selection is for you! Discover the New Yorker top 10 podcasts by Sarah Larson.

๐ŸŽ„ December 11th

Tool of the day - ๐Ÿ›  Hyper 2

Most handsome borderless terminal developed in JavaScript: customize it the way you want with the plugins available on the store.

Video of the day - ๐Ÿ”Ž Remote workers need trust

Rodolphe Dutel from Remotive.io gives away his golden rules on how to work with remote workers at Algolia's TechLunch.

Game of the day - ๐ŸŽฎ WarriorJS

Code in JavaScript to teach your warrior what to do depending on the situation. Select the abilities to customize how your warrior plays.

๐ŸŽ„ December 10th

Tool of the day - ๐Ÿ›  Front-End toolbox

Not 1 or 2, but 50 essential tools for the modern Front-End developer.

Article of the day - ๐Ÿ”Ž Say Goodbye to Manually Generating Documentation

Time-consuming for some, boring for others... Documentation is not carried in many devs' hearts. Fortunately there is an ending to your nightmare: the automated documentation generation process by Vladimir Katansky.

Account of the day - ๐Ÿ“„ @iamdevloper

This Twitter account will make you laughstorm with dev or tech jokes.

๐ŸŽ„ December 9th

Browse the best tips from experts to build a successful career. Piece of cake.

Article of the day - ๐Ÿ”Ž Poetic Computation

Coding is poetry according to Taeyoon Choi. It creates a form of aesthetic experience called the poetic effect of code.

Music of the day - ๐Ÿ“„ musicForProgramming

A collaborative series of mixes designed for listening while programming. Helping you get the maximum focus and productivity.

๐ŸŽ„ December 8th

Tool of the day - ๐Ÿ›  Zervant

A great tool for billing management approved by many freelancers.

Article of the day - ๐Ÿ”Ž Arrays Best Practices in JS

What's the correct use of Array methods in JavaScript?

Newsletter of the day - ๐Ÿ“„ Inside

Inside is a newsletter dedicated to developer news and knowledge.

๐ŸŽ„ December 7th

Tool of the day - ๐Ÿ›  Brave Browser

The blockchain-based browser faster than Chrome and developed by the creator of Mozilla and JavaScript.

Article of the day - ๐Ÿ”Ž Mentoring 101

There are three types of mentors: here is how they can help you reach higher.

Newsletter of the day - ๐Ÿ“„ Dense Discovery

A high-end newsletter combining hot hardware, software and thought-provoking reads from all around the web.

๐ŸŽ„ December 6th

Tool of the day - ๐Ÿ›  Issue Sh

A Chrome extension to manage issues on GitHub exactly like boards on Trello.

Video of the day - ๐Ÿ”Ž The vision of Coinbase on the future of cryptocurrencies beyond Bitcoin

The future of banking and payments will be decentralized.

Report of the day - ๐Ÿ“„ AI gets real: full MIT Sloan Management Review report

A mind-blowing state-of-the-art of AI used in business today

๐ŸŽ„ December 5th

Tool of the day - ๐Ÿ›  Nirvana

The Getting Things Done mindset at its best. Gain speed and efficiency thanks to this wonderful app for shortcut and life-hacking lovers.

Article of the day - ๐Ÿ”Ž Models are Eating the World

Impressive analysis on how machine learning helps model-driven businesses gain an insane edge over their competitors.

Newsletter of the day - ๐Ÿ“„ Exponential View, by Azeem Azhar

High-quality newsletter featuring frontier technologies, prime forward thinkers and in-depth analyses.

๐ŸŽ„ December 4th

Tool of the day - ๐Ÿ›  Workfrom

It's like Tripadvisor but for places where to work remotely.

Article of the day - ๐Ÿ”Ž Why the future of work is about hunting, not settling

Nicolas Colin, author and co-founder of The Family, on what will change regarding security for the workers of the entrepreneurial age.

Book of the day - ๐Ÿ“„ "It Doesn't Have To Be Crazy At Work", by Jason Friend & DHH (Basecamp)

The Basecamp geniuses released another excellent book this year about calm as a core value for a company.

๐ŸŽ„ December 3rd

Tool of the day - ๐Ÿ›  Nomad Flights

Email alerts for cheap flight tickets for your next destination as a digital nomad.

Article of the day - ๐Ÿ”Ž The gamification of everything

Long-read but must-read to understand why gamification can be a threat when used in sensitive topics.

Newsletters of the day - ๐Ÿ“„ MIT Technology Review

Six different top-notch newsletters covering all aspects of innovation today, from blockchain to AI, including the future of workplace and technological breakthroughs.

๐ŸŽ„ December 2nd

Tool of the day - ๐Ÿ›  Stoop

An application to gather all our newsletters.

Article of the day - ๐Ÿ”Ž Table ronde sur la transformation de la sociรฉtรฉ par la tech - NY Times

From AI to gene editing via CRISPR, discover a top-flight discussion between five renowned scientists on some of the biggest issues they humanity will have to face.

Podcast of the day - ๐Ÿ“„ Binge the Vlan! podcast series (French)

An editorial line with zero bullshit by Gregory Pouy, who interviews entrepreneurs, researchers and teachers in a short and very accessible format. From communitarianism to biomimicry, through beauty or happiness: there is something for every taste!

๐ŸŽ„ December 1st

Tool of the day - ๐Ÿ›  iwantmyname

Domain name management made easy and cool.

Article of the day - ๐Ÿ”Ž Lucid Dreaming - WIRED

There is one place on earth where you learn everything about lucid dreaming. Fascinating read that might inspire digital nomads about their next retreat.

Newsletter of the day - ๐Ÿ“„ Newsletter publique de comet

Well, the first one is easy. But our bi-monthly public newsletter gathers a top-notch curation of high-end content, with themes including tech & data news, future of work trends, along with culture and management insights. Itโ€™s currently cometโ€™s editorial voice.
Next edition tomorrow.๐Ÿ˜‰
๐Ÿ‘‰ Feel free to write to benjamin@comet.co if you want to read the previous editions.

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