Every Monday we round up the previous week's top posts based on traffic, engagement, and a hint of editorial curation. The typical week starts on Monday and ends on Sunday, but don't worry, we take into account posts that are published later in the week. ❤️
15 GitHub Repos Open for Hacktoberfest
Hacktoberfest is a yearly festival celebrating open source. Thanks to @atapas for gathering 15 different GitHub repositories that you can contribute to during this event!
15 GitHub Repositories to Contribute for Hacktoberfest 2022
Tapas Adhikary ・ Oct 7 '22 ・ 6 min read
How a Hacker Stole $556m
One of the larger blockchains, BNB Chain, had to be halted on Oct 7th, 2022. This is shocking because blockchains are meant to be decentralized. Here are more details on what happened from @mcsee.
How a Hacker Stole $566M USD Exploiting a Code Smell
Maxi Contieri ⭐⭐⭐ ・ Oct 8 '22 ・ 4 min read
Async/Await can be daunting, but with the right approach anyone can write modern asynchronous code that works. Here’s some guidance from @maximization.
Understanding Async & Await
Maxim Orlov ・ Oct 7 '22 ・ 4 min read
Turn your Git Mistakes Around
Mistakes are inevitable, so what can we do to turn them into something valuable? @smitterhane shows us how Git can be an excellent safety net to give you another chance when you make the wrong move.
Turn around your Git mistakes in 17 ways
Smitter hane ・ Oct 9 '22 ・ 13 min read
TypeScript Validator Library but 1,000x Faster
This DEV user made a TypeScript library that turned out to be a thousand times faster than zod in a benchmark test. Take a look at the details in this article by the author, @samchon.
I made 1,000x faster TypeScript Validator Library
Jeongho Nam ・ Oct 8 '22 ・ 4 min read
:where :is CSS?
In this post, @mustapha will talk about the functional pseudo-class selectors :is() and :where(). Let’s take a look at how we can get the most out of these features!
React Image Search Engine
@franklin030601 talks about making an image search engine with the help of Unsplash API and React Query. If you want to try it yourself, knowing some basic hooks will really help in seeing this project through.
Image search engine with React JS - React Query 🔋
Franklin Martinez ・ Oct 7 '22 ・ 12 min read
That's it for our weekly wrap up! Keep an eye on dev.to this week for daily content and discussions...and if you miss anything, we'll be sure to recap it next Monday!
Top comments (10)
So happy to be back on a top7 !!
Congrats to all authors 🥳
Thank you for the mention!
Achievement unlocked! 🥳
@devencourt Can I has the Top 7 badge please? 🤩
Well done everyone! 🎉
So glad for this and congratulations to everyone mentioned.
Nice selection! I really enjoyed the one by @mcsee. He has a huge series of posts about code smell you might appreciate too.
thank you, Julien!
Thank you very much for the mention! 🙏
And congrats to everyone mentioned. 🎉