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If you use Google Chrome to browse the web — and most people do — these extensions or add-ons can help you work better.

Disclaimer: I am not affiliated or sponsored by any of the extensions below. Most — if not all — are free, have no bloat, no ads, and no unnecessary permissions. I love using them in my day to day life and hope that you can find them useful, too.

In no particular order, here are my top five Chrome extensions. I’ve included a link to each one below the images so that it is easily accessible.

1) Full Page Screen Capture

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Use this format to create a shared understanding of why we do what we do.

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Photo by Pavel Nekoranec on Unsplash. Modified by Songtham Tungkitkancharoen

User stories are short, simple descriptions of a requirement told from the perspective of the person who would like a new feature. They typically follow a common template that is used to foster alignment with the work at hand and is not limited to tech or agile teams.

In this article, we will cover:

  • User Story
  • Acceptance Criteria
  • Prioritization
  • Stretch Goals
  • Notes
  • Estimations

Do keep in mind that anyone can write a user story and not just PMs. But note that who writes a user story is far less important than who is involved in the discussions of it.

TL;DR — If you would like to skip to the complete user story template that you can copy and paste for your own projects, scroll down to the end. …


Now that one of the biggest NPM packages has been deprecated, what does that mean for your project?

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As of February 11, 2020, one of the biggest NPM packages — Request — has been officially deprecated.

This popular library has been around for more than a decade, with the first version released in 2009. Since then, it has received more than 16 million weekly downloads and more than 47,000 libraries are dependent on it.

Why Would the Author Stop Development?

In his own words, original author Mikeal Rogers stated:

“The most valuable thing Request can do for the JavaScript ecosystem is to go into maintenance mode and stop considering new features or major releases.”

With the emergence of modern JavaScript and newer design patterns, Rogers was faced with a tough…

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