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Big Data Analytics 101: How to Use It to Your Advantage

The phrase “Big Data” is, well, huge. It seems everyone is talking about it, but there’s still a lot of confusion over what exactly Big Data is and …

Big Data

Modular POD tents connect to create multi-room camping getaways for family and friends

1/8<p>POD Tent Two<p>If you have ever wished for a more communal camping experience, you might want to check out these awesome POD tents from M2C …

Tips & Tricks for debugging unfamiliar AngularJS code

You've been given an Angular code base. How do you figure out where everything is? Where scope variables are coming from? What controller does …

JavaScript

Exploring Admin Dashboard UI Design Trends

Most web dashboards are pre-built into CMS engines from WordPress to Drupal. But some projects do require a custom dashboard, and it’s the designer’s …

Dave Glick - Using ASP.NET MVC and Razor To Generate PDF Files

From reports to scan sheets, the need to generate PDF files has been present in every line-of-business application I’ve ever worked on. In the past, …

Introduction - Material Design

Material is the metaphor<p>A material metaphor is the unifying theory of a rationalized space and a system of motion. The material is grounded in …

Our startup got rid of email, meetings, and managers — and thrived

Our company has just turned eight years old, has a presence in all of Latin America, and currently has 36 members on its team. Our biggest obsession: productivity.<p>Since 2007 we have analyzed in detail each one of the tasks we carry out with the goal of scaling our earnings exponentially while …

Latin America

Plot.ly releases free JavaScript library for dataviz

Dataviz site Plotly has released a version of their JavaScript library for free use, as long as "all links and references to Plotly remain visible …

A visual introduction to machine learning

In machine learning, computers apply <b>statistical learning</b> techniques to automatically identify patterns in data. These techniques can be used to make …

bliki: ReportingDatabase

tags:<p>Most EnterpriseApplications store persistent data with a database. This database supports operational updates of the application's state, and …

bliki: CQRS

tags:<p>CQRS stands for <b>Command Query Responsibility Segregation</b>. It's a pattern that I first heard described by Greg Young. At its heart is the notion …

Databases

Creating Reactive, Loosely Coupled Apps with Aurelia and Flux - Episode 1

This week we're excited to feature another fantastic member of the Aurelia community: Tomasz Frydrychewicz. Thomas is a full stack developer in love …

JavaScript

What Big Data Strategists Can Learn From A Con Artist

Thirty years ago, a con man named John Drewe pulled off what might be the most elaborate and damaging art fraud of the twentieth century.<p>He befriended and persuaded a talented painter named John Myatt to create forgeries of famous works of art, and then infiltrated the archives of art institutions …

Big Data

The future of color in Web design

Instead of only focusing on single hues, more projects will take on a styled color palette that mirrors popular culture. Examples include color styles that look like popular filters from the social media sharing site Instagram or colors that when combined have a vintage or period look and …

Emotional Interface Design: The Gateway to Passionate Users

We’re changing. Our relationships online and in real life are shifting as we become more public with our private lives. Online social networks have …

Ruby on Rails Tutorial (Rails 5)

Ruby on Rails Tutorial (Rails 5) Learn Web Development with Rails <b>Michael Hartl</b><p>Newly updated for Rails 5, the Ruby on Rails Tutorial book and …

How we scaled data science to all sides of Airbnb over 5 years of hypergrowth

Five years ago, I joined Airbnb as its first data scientist.<p>At that time, the few people who’d even heard of the company were still figuring out how to pronounce its name, and the roughly seven-person team (depending on whether you counted that guy on the couch, the intern, and the barista at our …

Big Data