Top 100 medium technical articles for 2017

    A selection of 100 technical articles from Medium for 2017. Parsed pages of top publications for each day of the year ( for example ). Sorted by popularity and tags. The link to the translation, if any, goes after the link to the original. A third of the articles were translated into Habr / GT

    1. Something is wrong on the internet
      habrInternet: everything is very bad
      Rating: 153846
      Tags: YouTube, Google, Violence, Abuse, Internet
    2. Our redesign of Medium's Claps ... and why they may not have chosen to do it this way.
      New system of likes on Medium and how they can be improved
      Rating: 138218
      Tags: Design, UI, UX, Mobile, Medium
    3. How I (re) built the Medium clap effect - and what I got out of the experiment.
      Rating: 108194
      Tags: Design, Web Development, Learning, Technology, Tech
    4. We fired our top talent. Best decision we ever made.
      You fired the most talented employee. Are you satisfied now?
      Rating: 78638
      Tags: Business, Tech, Startup, Leadership, Entrepreneurship
    5. NEO versus Ethereum: Why NEO might be 2018's strongest cryptocurrency
      NEO vs Ethereum or why NEO should become the strongest cryptocurrency in 2018
      Rating: 75340
      Tags: Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Technology, Ethereum, Future
    6. Advice From A 19 Year Old Girl and Software Developer
      Rating: 75176
      Tags: Programming, JavaScript, Tech, Work, Inspiration
    7. How I Hacked 40 Websites in 7 minutes How I Hacked 40 Websites in 7
      habrMinutes (Translation)
      Rating: 70686
      Tags: Security, Internet, Linux, Tech, Technology
    8. You fired your top talent. I hope you're happy.
      habrYou fired the most talented employee. Hope you are now satisfied
      Rating: 64350
      Tags: Startup
    9. One person's history of Twitter, from beginning to end
      Rating: 62670
      Tags: Twitter, Ethics, Diversity, Design
    10. Optical Effects in User Interfaces (for True Nerds)
      Rating: 56692
      Tags: Design, Icons, Optical Illusion, User Interface, Visual Design
    11. How I went from programming with a Nokia feature phone to working for an MIT Startup
      habrThe story of a Nigerian developer: from programming on a push-button phone to working in an MIT startup
      Rating: 56005
      Tags: Programming, Startup, Tech, Android, Life Lessons
    12. Don't fall for the hype - Why Bitcoin's $ 10,000 Price Doesn't Reflect Its True Value.
      habrDo not give in to hype, or why the price of Bitcoin does not reflect its real value
      Rating: 54882
      Tags: Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, Money, Economics, Blockchain
    13. How I replicated an $ 86 million project in 57 lines of code $ 86 million project
      habrprototype in 57 lines of code
      Rating: 52216
      Tags: Open Source, JavaScript, Hackathons, Cloud Computing, Tech
    14. An Open Letter to the FCC:
      Rating: 51812
      Tags: Net Neutrality, FCC, Internet, Government, New York
    15. A Letter to Jamie Dimon
      Rating: 49294
      Tags: Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, Ethereum
    16. The secret to being a top developer is building things! Here's a list of fun apps to build!
      habr8 training projects
      Rating: 46381
      Tags: JavaScript, Tech, Programming, Web Development, Mobile App Development
    17. Why I'm leaving Silicon Valley
      Why I'm leaving Silicon Valley
      Rating: 45558
      Tags: Startup, Cryptocurrency, Entrepreneurship, Silicon Valley, Blockchain
    18. The State of Design
      No translation, but it is not needed. This is the best article about design! =)
      Rating: 42406
      Tags: Design
    19. More than a Million Pro-Repeal Net Neutrality Comments were Likely Faked
      Rating: 40663
      Tags: Net Neutrality, FCC, Technology, Government, Internet
    20. 50 Things You [Probably] Forgot To Design
      habrUX Design: 50 Things You Probably Forgot To Do
      Rating: 40480
      Tags: Design, Product Management, Design Thinking, Web Development
    21. I interviewed at five top companies in Silicon Valley in five days, and luckily got five job offers.
      habrFor five days I was interviewed at five Silicon Valley companies and received five job offers.
      Grade: 39872
      Tags: Interview, Tech, Machine Learning, Silicon Valley , Coding
    22. Spotify's Discover Weekly: How machine learning finds your new music
      How Machine Learning at Spotify Finds Your New Favorite Music
      Rating: 39829
      Tags: Music, Spotify, Machine Learning, Tech, Artificial Intelligence
    23. Ten years in, nobody has come up with a use for blockchain
      habr10 years have passed, and no one has figured out how to use the blockchain
      Rating: 39621
      Tags: Blockchain, Bitcoin, Smart Contracts
    24. 11 Things Developers Love Hearing From Non-Developer Co-Workers
      11 things that developers “love” to hear from their non-IT colleagues
      Rating: 37849
      Tags: Software Development, Satire, Tech, Technology, Startup
    25. Modern JavaScript Explained For Dinosaurs
      habrExplaining Modern JavaScript to a Dinosaur
      Rating: 36707
      Tags: JavaScript, NPM, Webpack, Babel
    26. If you're a startup, you should not use React (reflecting on the BSD + patents license)
      Rating: 36499
      Tags: Patents, Open Source, Entrepreneurship, Web Development, Facebook
    27. You Don't Understand Bitcoin Because You Think Money Is Real
      Rating: 35056
      Tags: Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, Money, Economics, Finance
    28. Want to know how Deep Learning works? Here's a quick guide for everyone.
      Rating: 33526
      Tags: Technology, Startup, Business, Artificial Intelligence, Web Development
    29. How To Successfully Teach Yourself How To Code How To Successfully Teach Yourself To
      Rating: 33077
      Tags: Programming, Inspiration, Tech, JavaScript, Life Lessons
    30. Every JavaScript framework tutorial written more than 5 minutes ago
      Rating: 32792
      Tags: JavaScript, Programming, Humor, Learning, Self Improvement
    31. How I Got Paid $ 0 From the Uber Security Bug Bounty
      Rating: 32273
      Tags: Security, Uber, Uber Driver, Bug Bounty, Penetration Testing
    32. Mastering Shitcoins: The Poor Man's Guide to Getting Crypto Rich
      Rating: 31891
      Tags: Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, Investing, Shitcoin, Crypto Rich
    33. How Netflix works: the (hugely simplified) complex stuff that happens every time you hit Play
      habrNetflix: what happens when you click play?
      Rating: 31574
      Tags: Tech, Netflix, Movies, Internet, TV
    34. Software 2.0
      Deep neural networks as the next stage in software development
      Rating: 30850
      Tags: Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Programming, Software Development, Future
    35. Why you shouldn't unlock your phone with your face
      How Safe is Face ID on iPhone X
      Rating: 30752
      Tags: Apple, Security, Tech, Technology, Life Lessons
    36. The Cost Of JavaScript
      habrPrice JavaScript
      Rating: 30606
      Tags: Web Development, JavaScript, Web Performance, Progressive Web App, Front End Development
    37. Cardano: Ethereum and NEO Killer or Overpriced?
      Rating: 30449
      Tags: Blockchain, Ethereum, Cryptocurrency, Future, Technology
    38. Learn Blockchains by Building One
      habrLearning Blockchain in Practice
      Rating: 30361
      Tags: Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, Python, Software Engineering
    39. What Will Bitcoin Look Like in Twenty Years?
      Rating: 29863
      Tags: Blockchain, Bitcoin, Economics, Future, Cryptocurrency
    40. Here's a new way to learn coding tools and concepts right when you need them
      Rating: 29839
      Tags: Web Development, Tech, Technology, Startup, Design
    41. The best front-end hacking cheatsheets - all in one place.
      Rating: 29810
      Tags: JavaScript, Web Development, Software Development, Tech, Programming
    42. How I would explain a decade of web development to a time traveler from 2007
      habrHow to talk about modern web development to a time traveler from 2007
      Rating: 28905
      Tags: Web Development, Programming, Tech, JavaScript, Startup
    43. How does Ethereum work, anyway?
      habrHow does Ethereum work?
      Rating: 28543
      Tags: Blockchain, Ethereum, Cryptocurrency, Decentralization, Software Development
    44. Dive into the details of iOS 11: Is Apple still detail-oriented?
      Rating: 28495
      Tags: iOS, UX, UI, Apple, Design
    45. The impossibility of intelligence explosion
      Rating: 28342
      Tags: Artificial Intelligence, Science, Science Fiction, Intelligence, Philosophy
    46. How to make your HTML responsive by adding a single line of CSS
      habrMaking responsive HTML by adding one line to CSS
      Rating: 27425
      Tags: CSS, Web Development, Design, Technology, Programming
    47. The iPhone X is the Beginning of the End for Phones
      Rating: 26504
      Tags: Tech, Apple, Technology, Future, Startup
    48. Act now to save the internet as we know it
      Rating: 25824
      Tags: Net Neutrality, Webfoundation, FCC, Savetheinternet
    49. Learn CSS Grid in 5 Minutes
      habrLearn CSS Grid in 5 Minutes
      Rating: 25786
      Tags: CSS, Design, Web Development, Web Design, Technology
    50. The Equifax hack and how to protect your family - all explained in 5 minutes
      Rating: 25692
      Tags: Security, News, Technology, Politics, Life
    51. How I started with learning AI in the last 2 months
      habr[Translation] How I learned to skip AI the last two months
      Rating: 25615
      Tags: Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Startup, Entrepeneurship, Deep Learning
    52. How I hacked Google's bug tracking system itself for $ 15,600 in bounties
      habrHow I found vulnerabilities in Google’s bug tracking system and received $ 15,600
      Rating: 25374
      Tags: Security, Google, Tech, Startup, Programming
    53. Machine Learning for Humans
      Rating: 24896
      Tags: Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Deep Learning, Reinforcement Learning, Tech
    54. WTF is The Blockchain?
      Easy talk or explain blockchain on fingers
      Rating: 24625
      Tags: Bitcoin, Blockchain, Ethereum, Inspiration, Cryptocurrency
    55. Bringing Sketch and After Effects Closer Together
      Rating: 24575
      Tags: Design, Motion, Animation, UX, Ux Motion Design
    56. The Most Important Rule in UX Design that Everyone Breaks
      Rating: 23934
      Tags: Psychology, UX Design, Startup, Business, Design
    57. Why we moved from Angular 2 to Vue.js (and why we didn't choose React)
      Rating: 23267
      Tags: JavaScript, Vuejs, React, Angularjs, Angular2
    58. Angular vs. React vs. Vue: A 2017 comparison
      habrAngular vs. React vs. Vue: Comparison 2017
      Rating: 22962
      Tags: JavaScript, Angular2, React, Vuejs, Single Page Applications
    59. A Guide to Becoming a Full-Stack Developer in 2017
      Rating: 22703
      Tags: Programming, Web Development, Full Stack, JavaScript, Coding
    60. Why Trello Failed to Build a $ 1 Billion + Business
      Rating: 22691
      Tags: Startup, Noteworthy Stories, Entrepreneurship, Tech, Marketing
    61. Artwork Personalization at Netflix
      habrNetflix selects the best movie covers for each viewer
      Rating: 22511
      Tags: Machine Learning, Personalization, Recommender Systems, Artwork, Algorithms
    62. Version 5.0.0 of Angular Now Available
      Rating: 22332
      Tags: JavaScript, Software Development, Web Development, Angular, Angular Cli
    63. Evolving the Facebook News Feed to Serve You Better
      Rating: 21935
      Tags: Facebook, Design, Product Design, Interaction Design, Research
    64. An Analysis of 10k Claps on Medium
      Rating: 21547
      Tags: Medium, Data, Analysis, Design
    65. “Username or password incorrect” is bullshit
      Caption: “Wrong username or password” is complete crap
      Rating: 21204
      Tags: Security, Web Development, Software Development, Password Is Incorrect, Username Is Incorrect
    66. Using SVG as placeholders - More Image Loading Techniques
      habrUsing SVG as a Placeholder
      Rating: 21142
      Tags: Design, Web Development, UX, Web Design, Programming
    67. Why Everyone Missed the Most Mind-Blowing Feature of Cryptocurrency
      Rating: 20928
      Tags: Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, Economics, Money, Blockchain
    68. I just asked 23,000 developers what they think of JavaScript. Here's what I learned.
      Rating: 20749
      Tags: JavaScript, Web Development, Technology, Programming, Startup
    69. Amazon is the biggest threat to bitcoin right now
      Amazon - the main threat to bitcoin at the moment
      Rating: 20601
      Tags: Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, Investing, Ethereum, Amazon
    70. Top JavaScript Libraries and Tech to Learn in 2018
      Rating: 20574
      Tags: JavaScript, Technology, React, React Native
    71. The Empire Strikes Back with a Coordinated War on Crypto
      Rating: 20240
      Tags: Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, Economics, China, Money
    72. Creating Usability with Motion: The UX in Motion Manifesto
      Rating: 20109
      Tags: Design, Animation, UX, Usability, Motion Design
    73. Introducing Turbo: 5x faster than Yarn and NPM, and runs natively in-browser
      Rating: 20026
      Tags: JavaScript, NPM, Yarn, React, Angular
    74. How does blockchain really work? I built an app to show you.
      Rating: 19901
      Tags: Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, JavaScript, Tech, Startup
    75. Hey, can you 'do the UX' for us?
      Hi, can you “make us a good UX”?
      Rating: 19835
      Tags: UX, Humor, Design, User Experience, UX Design
    76. typography-that-sacred-cow
      Rating: 19769
      Tags: Typography, Web Design, Fonts, Guide, GIF
    77. All the fundamental React.js concepts, jammed into this single Medium article
      All fundamental React.js principles, collected in one article
      Rating: 19755
      Tags: JavaScript, React, Web Development, Programming, Technology
    78. The coming software apocalypse
      Rating: 19524
      Tags: Programming, Software Development, Engineering, Tech, Technology
      habrI created an application that does the study of algorithms and data structures much more interesting
      Rating: 19433
      Tags: Life Lessons, Tech, Programming, Self Improvement, Web Development
    80. Why I owned a Macbook Pro for a day - and what it says to me about the future of Apple
      Rating: 19402
      Tags: Apple, Business, Customer Service, Technology, Rant
    81. So, about this Googler's manifesto.
      Rating: 19377
      Tags: Engineering, Gender Equality, STEM, Technology
    82. 11 Optical Illusions Found in Visual Design
      habrHacking a visual system: 11 optical illusions in graphic design
      Rating: 19137
      Tags: Design, Visual Design, Optical Illusion, UX Design, UX
    83. 200 universities just launched 560 free online courses. Here's the full list.
      Rating: 19105
      Tags: Education, Programming, Technology, Startup, Self Improvement
    84. Three Unelected Men Just Overrode The Will Of 83% Of The US Population
      Rating: 18999
      Tags: Net Neutrality, Politics, Government, Internet, FCC
    85. Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Geoffrey Hinton, Artificial Intelligence, Theory
      Rating: 18947
      Tags: Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Geoffrey Hinton, Artificial Intelligence, Theory
    86. I just don't want to be a software developer anymore Developer
      girl: “ I just don't want to be a programmer anymore
      Rating: 18898
      Tags: Programming, Coding, Tech, Women In Tech, Confessions
    87. I'm An Ex-Google Woman Tech Leader And I'm Sick Of Our Approach To Diversity!
      Rating: 18838
      Tags: Women In Tech, Gender Equality, Diversity, Google, Women
    88. Running in Circles. Why Agile Isn't Working and What We Do Differently
      Rating: 18726
      Tags: Agile, Product Management, Software Development
    89. We already know blockchain's killer apps
      Rating: 18388
      Tags: Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, Ethereum, Blockchain, Tech
    90. How I went from fashion model to software engineer in 1 year
      Rating: 18286
      Tags: Tech, Technology, Women In Tech, Startup, Life Lessons
    91. Smartphones Harm Your Productivity More Than You Think A
      smartphone harms your productivity more than you think
      Rating: 18268
      Tags: Social Media, Productivity, Entrepreneurship, Life, Technology
    92. Buy, sell, send and receive Bitcoin Cash on Coinbase
      Rating: 18230
      Tags: Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, Blockchain, Coinbase
    93. Our nonprofit needed a cheaper way to send email blasts. So we engineered one.
      habrMail for Good: how a community of programmers helps NPOs
      Rating: 18207
      Tags: Tech, Startup, Marketing, Open Source, Entrepreneurship
    94. IOTA's Data Marketplace: Setting the record straight
      Rating: 18119
      Tags: Blockchain, Iota, Tangle, Announcements, Data Marketplace
    95. Learning Python: From Zero to Hero
      Rating: 18087
      Tags: Python, Programming, Coding, Web Development, Software Development
    96. Your logo is copied
      habrA good designer copies other people's logos, a great one steals
      Rating: 18060
      Tags: Design, Plagiarism, Branding, Logo Design, Trends
    97. Dangerous Design trends 2017
      Dangerous trends in 2017 design
      Rating: 17990
      Tags: Design, Inspiration, Creativity, UX, Web Design
    98. How Apple is Crippling Its Old Devices with New Software
      Rating: 17653
      Tags: Apple, iPhone, Sustainability, Tech, Technology
    99. Why and how the Cryptobubble will burst
      Why does the cryptocurrency bubble burst and what will happen after?
      Rating: 17568
      Tags: Blockchain, ICO, Bitcoin, Investing, Cryptocurrency
    100. To self-doubting developers: are you good enough?
      Rating: 17031
      Tags: Inspiration, Women In Tech, Life Lessons, Web Development, Imposter Syndrome

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