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10 New Features of HTML 5.1 & How to Use Them IRL

The HTML specification got a <b>major overhaul</b> a couple of weeks ago when W3C published its <b>new HTML 5.1 recommendation</b> in November 2016. In its recent …

Web Development

China has an unsettling nuclear deterrence strategy

Military watchers around the world eagerly anticipated China's Sept. 3 military parade to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the surrender of Japan and the end of World War II. It was the largest since at least 2009, when the Chinese Communist Party celebrated 60 years in power.<p>The most notable …

How to Choose Which Programming Language to Learn [Infographic]

Udacity illustrates how to pick the programming language for the life you want.<p><i>"I think everybody in this country should learn how to program a computer because it teaches you how to think." ~</i> <i>Steve Jobs</i><p>You might have guessed by now that I'm a huge advocate for coding — and not just for geeks or …

Government seeks teachers abroad ‘to tackle crisis’

The Government is looking to recruit physics and maths teachers from abroad to tackle shortage of teachers, but officials say schools "have always been able to recruit teachers from overseas"<p>The Government is looking to recruit physics and maths teachers from abroad to tackle a recruitment crisis …

Mastery: Using Maths Talks to develop fluency and flexibility

Click on Develop Math Mastery or go to http://www.mathematicsmastery.org/mastery-using-maths-talks-to-develop-fluency-and-flexibility/<p><i>By Ian Davies,</i> …

Useful Websites To Find A Great Code

We know all the developers like to write their own code while developing something. The code of their own imagination and techniques. But sometimes …

So You Want to Learn How to Code

Who knew one simple Medium post could ignite such a profound movement? #iLookLikeAnEngineer is now being spread globally in over 50 countries. It has …

Choosing a JavaScript Framework

We're sorry, but the article you are trying to view was deleted at 30 Nov 2017.<p>Please go to the Online Javascript Tools Table of Contents to view the …

10 Common Mistakes Web Developers Make

css // css3 // html5 // javascript // article<p>An article by J. Michael Palermo IV <br>Comments<p>There seems to be endless choices regarding how to …

A simple HTML5 File Uploader

jQuery.Stacky

Stacky makes it easy to create UIs with panels that open horizontally using jQuery.<p>Panels can be opened, closed, expanded and collapsed. A panel can …

A Sense Of Self: What Happens When Your Brain Says You Don't Exist

Science journalist Anil Ananthaswamy thinks a lot about "self" — not necessarily <i>himself</i>, but the role the brain plays in our notions of self and existence.<p>In his new book, <i>The Man Who Wasn't There,</i> Ananthaswamy examines the ways people think of themselves and how those perceptions can be distorted …

Consciousness

Pure CSS Tooltips with HTML5 Data Attribute

The HTML5 data attribute can be used for a lot of things. For example as selectors in jQuery, setting values for a jQuery application and so on. In …

Here Is Another Great Drive Tool for Math Teachers

August 3, 2015<br>Here is another great Drive tool for math teachers we want to bring to your attention. Wizkids CAS is an add-on that allows you to plot …

Python Visualization Libraries List

<i>Originally posted on Data Science Central</i><p>ggplot is a plotting system for Python based on R's ggplot2 and the Grammar of Graphics. It is built for …

6 Logical Fallacies You Can Expect From Feminists And SJWs

John Carver<p>John Carver is a four year ROK veteran with over fifty articles of SJW-triggering truth bombs on archive. You can follow him on Twitter if …

5 Easy Ways to Help Reduce Your Website’s Page Loading Speed

The adage “patience is a virtue” doesn’t apply online. Even a one-second delay can drastically reduce pageviews, customer satisfaction and drop …

Web Development

24 Data Science, R, Python, Excel, and Machine Learning Cheat Sheets

Balance Equation Puzzles

One of the ways that I teach solving linear equations (things like 2x + 4 = 3x – 5) is by using balance puzzles:squares are x’s, circles are …

6 Excellent YouTube Channels Created by Inspired Teachers

Outstanding Math, Science, Art, History, and Social Studies Content for Flipped, Blended, or Traditional Classrooms! A HUGE “THANKS!” to Hip Hughes, …

Social Studies

Developing Logical Thinking: the Place of Strategy Games

One of the essential mathematical problem-solving skills that we want to help children to develop is that of logical thinking: ‘if this ... then …

Websites can track us by the way we type – here’s how to stop it

Meet KeyboardPrivacy: a proof-of-concept Google Chrome extension that masks how long your fingers linger on each key you depress as you type and how …

Privacy