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30 Top Things to do after installing Ubuntu 15.10

Ubuntu 15.10<br>After installing Ubuntu 15.10 (Wily Werewolf) there are few things you need to do to make it even better. These include installing …

Linux

How to Perform Network Sniffing with Tshark

This time let's talk about Tshark, a powerful command-line network analyzer that comes with the well known Wireshark. It works like Tcpdump, but with …

Linux

Git Commands and Best Practices Cheat Sheet

Given the success of both our Java 8 Best Practices Cheat Sheet and our Java 8 Streams Cheat Sheet, it looks like cheat sheets are going to become ‘a …

DevOps

This Tiny Glass Disc Can Store 360TB of Data For 13.8 Billion Years

Our knowledge will live on.<p>It's estimated that humans are producing the equivalent of 10 million Blu-ray discs' worth of data every single day - and …

Magna Carta

4 tools to convert Python to JavaScript (and back again)

Automatic Website Traffic Generator<p>78 Tools for Writing and Previewing Markdown<p>Are there any Markdown tools ... back and edit your markup using the …

A Gentle Introduction to Functional JavaScript: Part 2

This is part two of a three-part series introducing ‘functional’ programming in JavaScript. In the previous article, we saw how functions can be used …

JavaScript

‘FromScratch’ Is A Smart New Note Taking App for Ubuntu

<b></b><b>In need of a simple, but smart note-taking app? FromScratch should find itself at the top of your list, underlined twice for effect.</b> FromScratch is a …

Apps

20 Essential Items You Should Buy On Amazon Right Now For Less Than $20

What can $20 get you these days? If you’re chilling at a Starbucks, you can enjoy approximately one designer drink and a ham-stuffed baguette; If you’re at a 7-11, you can buy a week’s supply of nachos. But what if you want to make your dollar stretch farther and wider than it ever has before? How …

Samurai

7 Tips to Build a Business While Working a Day Job

Many people dream of leaving their nine-to-five jobs to start their own businesses. Many successful entrepreneurs had to keep their day jobs until …

OS.js Is A New Javascript Based Open Source Operating System Running In Your Browser

Did you ever wish to use an operating system that ran just like a website inside your web browser? OS.js, a JavaScript-based open source operating …

Finding the Right Second-in-Command Is the Biggest Decision An Entrepreneur Will Make

Founder and CEO of Deke Digital<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The most important decision a chief executive makes is picking their second-in-command. And in a role often associated with outsized ego, the really great business leaders are the ones who take the bold …

Charlie Munger

Stockfighter is a game that puts your programming skills to the test

Stockfighter is designed to challenge programmers of all levels.<p>Built in the style of a classic ‘Capture the Flag‘ game, it gives you access to a virtual trading market where you have to write code to solve the puzzles you’re presented with.<p>These challenges span software security, distributed …

APIs

Build a Retro Gaming Console with Raspberry Pi

Nostalgic for Atari, Nintendo, Sega Genesis, and arcade games? With RetroPie, a software that organizes all your games into one easy-to-navigate place, a Raspberry Pi, and a USB gaming controller you can be playing the classics in less than an hour.<p>The RetroPie software builds off of the Emulation …

Raspberry Pi