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Samsung Suddenly 'Confirms' Radical New Galaxy

While Samsung ‘accidents’ (1,2,3,4,5) did more to leak the Galaxy Note 9 than any industry-insider, now the company’s CEO has taken things to the next level by officially confirming the most radical Galaxy smartphone yet…<p>Samsung CEO DJ Koh has confirmed the company is not just developing a Galaxy …

Galaxy Note

NASA identifies 'foreign object debris' spotted by Mars rover

NASA's Curiosity rover team spotted a weird-looking object on Mars this week and worried it might be a piece of spacecraft debris.<p>The rover snapped an image of a thin, light-colored item laying on top of the reddish ground. It stands out from the surrounding surface.<p>Curiosity's Earth handlers …

Spacecraft

Vue.js Top 10 Articles for the Past Month (v.Aug 2018)

For the past month<b>,</b> we ranked nearly 1,000 Vue.js articles to pick the Top 10 stories that can help advance your career (1% chance).<p>Topics in this …

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 review: Samsung's best 'everything' phone. But... - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is a big, beautiful phone with top-tier specs including a massive battery and internal storage that starts at 128GB. The new S Pen doubles as a wireless remote for taking long-distance selfies.<p><b>The Bad</b> It's expensive and offers few real innovations over last year's …

Phones

Intel adds more power to its 8th-generation NUC mini-PCs

So far, Intel's biggest NUC news of the year is its Hades Canyon mini-gaming PC with AMD RX Vega graphics. If you don't need something quite so powerful and costly, however, Intel just rolled out some other 8th-generation NUCs. Rather than using 15 watt chips like before, they pack 28 watt 8th-gen …

Windows 10

A Guide To Writing Awesome Unit Tests For The First Time

This is a tutorial meant to get you started with testing, in particular, unit testing. In this tutorial, we will learn how to set up unit tests for a …

Software Engineering

How to Make a Side Income as a Designer or Developer

A lot of developers I speak to are interested in earning a side income.The extra cash could be a necessity, a comfort or to go on vacation. …

Small Business

Be a Better Programmer with these 45 Mathematics Courses

The Ultimate Course and Book list to be an expert in Mathematics and Programming<p>We’re so scared of Mathematics. <b>Why?</b><p>because,<p><b>We Fear What We Don’t</b> …

Mathematics

Massive Apple Leak Reveals 5 New iPhone Upgrades

While Apple has done a great job accidentally leaking its biggest new iPhone (and multiple times 1,2,3), the reality is many of the company’s iPhone upgrade plans remain a mystery. At least until now…<p>Suddenly pulling away Apple’s veil of secrecy is respected analyst TrendForce. In a new report, the …

Mobile Technology

Build a REST API with node.js, ExpressJS, and MongoDB

<b>Learn all you need to build a powerful NodeJS based API server quickly and efficiently</b><p>Description<p>This course is designed to help you get off the …

JavaScript

Building a long press directive in Vue

<b>How to</b><p>When a user clicks a button, two other events gets fired before the click event: <b>mousedown</b> and <b>mouseup</b>.<p>The <b>mousedown</b> event gets called when the …

JavaScript

Pixel 3XL Tests List Huge 6.7-inch Display

Thought you knew everything about Google’s upcoming Pixel 3 smartphones: the controversial design, polarising specs, long-awaited upgrades and intriguing new camera system. Guess again, because a major new leak has delivered a truly massive surprise…<p>Earlier this week, a Ukrainian blogger managed to …

Mobile Technology

e-Estonia: What is all the fuss about?

99 percent of government services are available digitally in Estonia, and that's only because the government wants citizens to be physically present …

Blockchain

AWS Lambda + Serverless Framework + Python— Part 1 : A Step By Step “Hello World”

I am creating a series of blog posts to help you develop, deploy and run (mostly) Python applications on AWS Lambda using Serverless Framwork.<p>You can …

Cloud Computing

Alleged specs of Google Pixel 3 XL will have you laughing out loud

Phone Designer<p>A newly-leaked video shows a hands-on demonstration with an alleged Google Pixel 3 XL.<br>• If the video is legit, it says the display is 6.7-inches and the phone includes a 3,430mAh battery.<br>• These leaked Google Pixel 3 XL specs — if real — are curiously not too impressive.<p>A new video from …

Google Pixel

Introducing Electron Fiddle

Over the past four years, I have introduced thousands of developers to Electron. I’ve also worked with and on apps with millions of end users. All …

JavaScript

400 free online courses with credits that can count towards your degree

These days, more and more universities are offering for-credit programs via MOOCs or Massive Open Online Courses. What started with a small number of degree programs, such as the iMBA from the University of Illinois (Coursera) and Georgia Tech’s Online Master of Science in Computer Science …

Online Education

Microsoft’s undersea data center now has a webcam with fish swimming past 27.6 petabytes of data

Any fin is possible<p>If you’ve always wanted to watch fish swim past a data center with 27.6 petabytes of storage, stop surfing around as today is your lucky day. Microsoft has taken the oppor-tuna-ty to install a webcam next to its undersea data center, offering live views of just how well the metal …

Scotland

See what Earth looked like from space when it was ruled by dinosaurs

Ever wonder what the Earth looked like before humans came along and added pollution and man-made destruction to the mix?<p>The 3D interactive website called Ancient Earth Globe lets you glimpse the world from space during the age of the dinosaurs -- and more. Seeing the Earth at various points in …

Asteroids

Create your own animations easily with this tool

If you're a fan of Pixar films, you know how powerful animation can be. Just as animation can move us to tears and make us laugh, it can also be used …

Animation

Samsung is about to make 4TB SSDs and mobile storage cheaper

Mass production of 4TB QLC SSDs begins<p>A couple of years ago, Samsung launched its first 4TB solid state drives, which might as well not have existed given their $1,499 asking price. Today, the company announces the commencement of mass production of a more — though it’s too early to know exactly …

Galaxy Note

Mastering Vuex — Zero to Hero

The official documentation of Vuex defines it as a <b>state management pattern</b> + library for Vue.js applications. <i>But what does this mean? What is a state</i> …

Software Engineering

This Is A Game Changer For Bitcoin

The story<p>I don't normally write about the news, because normally I feel that it's either over hyped (click bait), already covered, or it really …

Bitcoin

Learn Vue.js: Best Vue.js tutorials & best Vue.js books 2018

Last updated on July 25th, 2018<p>Vue.js is an open source JavaScript framework for building interactive web interfaces. It was created by Evan You and …

Software Engineering

Apple Hides iPhone X Plus Secrets In iOS 12

While Samsung appears determined to leak every detail of its upcoming Galaxy Note 9, it seems Apple is not far behind. Having already spilt a major iPhone upgrade in a recent beta of iOS 12, the company has repeated its error to expose secrets of its massive new iPhone X…<p>Picked up Brazilian site …

Mobile Technology

Turing's newest phone is even more ridiculous than its last

Turing may have gone bankrupt without shipping a single unit of its much-hyped smartphone, but that isn't stopping it from promising <i>another</i> handset. The company has unveiled the HubblePhone (yes, named after the space telescope), and it's even more outlandish than the first. The design would …

Mobile Technology

Review: Anker's newest wireless earbuds are dirt-cheap and sound amazing

Not long ago, Anker launched its answer to Apple’s AirPods with the Zolo Liberty – an impressive first effort that left a good impression, and retailed for $150. Now, it’s following it up with the SoundCore Liberty Lite.<p>We like the SoundCore Liberty Lite. For starters, it’s cheaper. Anker’s more …

Consumer Tech

Apple's Budget iPhone Has Groundbreaking Bezel Technology

We all know which is the most exciting model out of all Apple’s upcoming new iPhones, and it will also be the cheapest. The cost savings, however, were meant to come with one major compromise. But now this phone seems almost too good to be true…<p>In a fascinating new report, acclaimed Japanese …

Mobile Technology

Glassdoor's 10 Highest Paying Tech Jobs Of 2018

• Software Engineering Manager is the highest paying position with an average salary of $163,500 with 31,621 open positions on Glassdoor today.<br>• Over 368,000 open positions are available across the 10 highest paying jobs on Glassdoor today.<br>• $147,000 is the average salary of the top 10 tech jobs on …

Employment