The Theistic Irreducible Complexity Argument Debunked Using… Computer Science?

Many creationists and theists invoke the argument of irreducible complexity in an attempt to discount the theory of evolution. So… what is irreducible complexity? Irreducible complexity (IC) involves the idea that certain biological systems cannot evolve by successive small modifications to pre-existing functional systems through natural selection.  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Irreducible_complexity According to the theistic argument dealing with irreducible complexity, we couldn’t have …

Benchmarking Array Traversal in Javascript – Going Backwards is Fastest

There are many ways to traverse an array in Javascript. In this benchmark, we will look at five different ways and the pros and cons of each. Keep in mind that these benchmarks were run in a Chrome browser on Codepen. Results will vary by browser/interpreter. For a working example of these benchmarks, take a look at this codepen: https://codepen.io/lane-c-wagner/pen/GRRGryr. …

How to Make a Custom Select Component in Vue.js

Customizing the design of a select tag is notoriously difficult. Sometimes its impossible without building your own from scratch using a combination of styled divs with custom JavaScript. In this article you will learn how to build a Vue.js component that can be styled using completely custom CSS. Demo: https://codesandbox.io/s/custom-vuejs-select-component-8nqgd The HTML Important things to note here: The ‘tabindex’ property …

Security in Dependencies

Choosing the right dependencies is a difficult task. Assuming the developer of an application is the best programmer in the world, the “best” thing to do would be to write the entire codebase alone. This would eliminate the bugs, vulnerabilities, and malicious intrusions of inferior developers. We at Qvault recognize that we aren’t the best developers in the world, but …