Michal Spalinski

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30-minute Python Web Scraper

I’ve been meaning to create a web scraper using Python and Selenium for a while now, but never gotten around to it. A few nights ago, I decided to …

How to run DOS programs in Linux

The classic DOS operating system supported a lot of great applications: word processors, spreadsheets, games, and other programs. Just because an …

Linux

How to scrape websites with Python and BeautifulSoup

There is more information on the Internet than any human can absorb in a lifetime. What you need is not access to that information, but a scalable …

ssh-chat – Make Group/Private Chat with Other Linux Users Over SSH

ssh-chat is a cross-platform command line utility written in GoLang, which enables you to chat securely with a relatively small number of users over …

How to Set Up Your Own Completely Free VPN In the Cloud

A Virtual Private Network (VPN) is a great way to add security to your browsing while also preventing snoopers (including your internet service …

Linux

Make Linux Look Like OSX With OSX Arc Collection

<b>Description:</b> Arc-OSX-Icons has been released its a icon theme to integrate seamlessly with the OSX-Arc theme collection it comes in two variants for …

Linux

A Production-ready Dockerfile for Your Python/Django App

Docker has matured a lot since it was released nearly 4 years ago. We’ve been watching it closely at Caktus, and have been thrilled by the adoption …

DevOps

How to install Stacer for quick Linux system optimization

If you're looking for an easy tool to help keep your Linux systems running smoothly,here's your guide to installing and using the GUI optimizer, …

Linux

Sorry, Einstein - Physicists Just Reinforced The Reality of Quantum Weirdness in The Universe

There's no avoiding that "spooky action at a distance."<p>One of the strangest phenomena you're likely to come across in all of science is quantum …

Ten projects you can try with a Raspberry Pi

Ever wondered what the Internet of Things can do for your business? These useful projects may give you some idea.<p>The best way to understand what the …

Raspberry Pi

How to choose a Linux distro for your old PC

Ready to give your old computer a new lease on life? Even if it's several years old and slow as molasses, you don't have to consign it to the junk heap. Instead, install a new operating system and put it back into the rotation.<p>Forget Windows, though: Linux is an open-source (and free) OS that's …

Python Top 10 Articles for the Past Year (v.2017)

<b>For the past year</b>, we’ve ranked nearly 10,000 Python articles to pick the Top 10 stories (0.1% chance) that can help you advance your career in …

The Real 007 Used Fake News to Get the U.S. into World War II

The British ran a massive and illegal propaganda operation on American soil during World War II—and the White House helped.<p>In the spring of 1940, …

20 Free Open Source Softwares I Found in Year 2015

As 2015 draws to a close, it is time to share a list of the best 20 Free and Open Source Software I found during this year. Some of these programs …

This 70-Year-Old Programmer Is Preserving an Ancient Coding Language on GitHub

"Everything else I’ve written, those were all on magnetic tapes and are lost to history.”​<p>Dave Shields is trying to save a dying machine language.<p>Shields has been coding for more than 50 years, and over the decades he's worked at both NYU and IBM as a research programmer—someone who pushes the …

GDB dashboard

Modular visual interface for GDB in Python.<p>This comes as a standalone single-file .gdbinit which, among the other things, enables a configurable …

Toptal's List Of Top Free Programming Books

The Internet is mankind’s biggest repository of knowledge, information, useful (and useless: think of cat pics) digital content. Today, we will be …

Google Search

20 Awesome Must Try CSS Tips for Beginners

Since the inception of the internet, CSS and HTML have been tied together in a conjugal bond. While HTML is possibly an easy markup language to …

2015-04-08 Emacs Lisp Development Tips with John Wiegley

You can find John Wiegley on Twitter (@jwiegley) or at http://newartisans.com/.0:00:00Paredit mode. Start with it from day 1! Matching pairs of …

Programming

Using GNU Emacs as a terminal emulator — Thoughts in Parentheses

This is something that has long been waiting on my machine and in my mind, but can’t easily be pressed into a project of its own. It is possible, …

Emacs for Data Science

<b>By Robert Vesco.</b><p><b>If you want an editor that works with R, Python, SAS, Stata, SQL and almost any other data science language. If you want an editor</b> …

My Dot Emacs

I have been using Emacs on Unix systems since the 1980s. The vast majority of my work is done on PCs, though, and from about 1988 until 2011 I used …

I've stepped away from Markdown. I'm giving away my tools for doing so.

I had been frustrated by the scope of Markdown, and just generally annoyed by HTML itself as... wimpy. To get what I was looking for, I wrote a …

The Haskell User Experience

Getting Haskell<p>Haskell Platform and Cabal<p>The Haskell Platform is designed to be a simple, easy to set up method of getting Haskell. This comes with a …