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Learn Functional Python in 10 Minutes

In this article, you’ll learn what the functional paradigm is as well as how to use functional programming in Python. You’ll also learn about list …

Python Programming

Zuckerberg says Facebook is working with special counsel Mueller in probe

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testified to a joint hearing of the Senate Judiciary and Commerce committees Tuesday that Facebook is cooperating with …

This gambling platform forked its own blockchain to beat the competition

If you enjoy gambling and paid attention to the blockchain betting revolution, you may soon part ways with your bookie. As the online gambling market heads towards $60 billion in revenues by 2020, the competition among blockchain gambling operators to create the most innovative experience is …

My Linux Development Environment of 2018 - DEV Community 👩‍💻👨‍💻

In this blog post I will talk a bit about the setup and software of my personal laptop, powered by Linux. This is somewhat inspired by this post, but …

Linux

The secret to overcoming anxiety

Is it more simple than we 'think'?<p><i>by</i><p>, Business Development at PwC, Corporate Wellbeing Advocate & Author of 'No-mind'<p>Over 40 million Americans and …

Mindfulness

Basketball star Kevin Love opens up about panic attacks

<b>CLEVELAND —</b> Suffering for years in silence, Kevin Love has opened up about his struggles with mental health. The Cavaliers forward writes in an essay …

Mental Health

Stressed? Here's how to tap into a zen feeling (almost) instantly

With just a little practice, you can feel at 'om' almost anywhere, at any time.<p>It’s common knowledge that today’s stressors are many. According to a report from the American Psychological Association (APA), American stress levels are rising for the first time in 10 years. Also common knowledge: …

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Microsoft Visual Studio Code tool is now part of the Anaconda Python distribution

Microsoft is continuing to bang the AI drum with its developer tools, with its latest announcement that VS Code is shipping as part of the Anaconda …

Revolutionary ‘Metalens’ Can Focus All Visible Light on One Point

Researchers have created the first “metalens” that can focus the entire visible spectrum of light onto a single point in high resolution. The …

Disconnect offers to protect 3 of your devices for life this Cyber Monday

Lately it seems <b>nowhere on the internet is safe</b>. It’s time to ensure that you’re protected. <b>Disconnect</b> is offering you the ideal two-pronged solution.<p><b>Disconnect</b> offers an award-winning privacy protection service with all the bells and whistles you would expect. Your connection is encrypted and your …

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Donald Trump Pee Tape Story: Why Did Key Details Change Between January And Keith Schiller Testimony Tuesday?

Former Donald Trump bodyguard Keith Schiller gave sworn testimony to the House Intelligence Committee on Tuesday, and in that testimony important …

Billy Joel’s ‘The Stranger’ at 40: A Track-by-Track Guide

“Movin’ Out (Anthony’s Song)”<p>The first of the many characters we meet on <i>The Stranger</i> is Anthony, a Long Island grocery-store worker with dreams of …

I'm a Git Master, Ask Me Anything

Hi, I'm Jason McCreary. I go by <i>JMac</i>.<p>I'm a full stack and iOS developer who likes building products and services. Recently this includes services like …

With Harvey And Now Irma, Federal Funds And FEMA Are Put To The Test

<b>Updated at 10:45 a.m. ET</b><p>The disaster relief bill given final approval by Congress on Friday can't come too soon for the Federal Emergency Management Agency. Without a new injection of funds, officials said FEMA's cash box would be empty as early as this weekend, right around the time that Hurricane …

Extreme Weather

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The world's first glasses-free holographic phone is coming, and it's not from Apple

Forget the iPhone 8 and Galaxy Note 8.<p>RED, the company that makes professional digital cameras for shooting Hollywood movies, is making a …

Durable Functions

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CodeCorrect finds solutions to common errors in your code

Today at the TechCrunch Disrupt Hackathon, one hacker came up with a project that might have come in handy for all the other developers in the room. CodeCorrect was presented as a way to fix errors developers run into while they’re writing code.<p>The project was developed by Pat Needham, a solo …

Cyber-attack set to escalate as working week begins, experts warn

Europol and NHS fear further disruption when workers switch on computers for first time since spread of ransomware<p>Health and security chiefs have warned of possible fresh disruption from the global cyber-attack when workers switch on their computers for the first time at the start of the working …

Cybersecurity

15 free games that will help you learn how to code

Online learning has come a long way in the last few years. There are interactive courses, tons of online tutorials, and one of my personal favorite ways to practice coding: games.<p>While a game alone probably isn't going to teach you everything you need to know about coding, it can be a really …

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Coding Computer Animation in 1964 Looked a Lot Like It Does in 2016

Enjoy Bell Labs ' short tutorial 'Programming of Computer Animation.'<p>What's interesting here is that this is basically how you would achieve the same effects in the year 2016 with a fashionable graphics-friendly language/tool like Processing or P5, save for the data cards, at least. Computer …

Know Your Language: Meet Processing, the Lingua Franca of Creative Coding

What started as a programming learning tool developed at MIT now pretty much owns code-based digital art.<p>Processing is an enormously popular, very-high-level programming language that began at MIT in 2001. As originally developed by MIT Media Lab alums Casey Reas and Benjamin Fry—both artists and …

I Am Lusting Over Sony's New Paper-Thin E Ink Watch

Despite the added functionality that manufacturers keep trying to cram inside them, watches have always been, and will always be, a fashion accessory …

eReaders

North Korea: The limits of small talk in Pyongyang

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1240000/1240789_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1532678537_b6705bfbd88d7cf9198a5e0a2b0aa240<p><b>The grim-faced customs officer is wearing one of those slightly ridiculous oversized military caps that they were so fond of in the Soviet Union.</b><p>It …

North Korea

Hackers gonna hack, but why? Maybe Freud has the answer

Cyberpsychologist Mary Aiken thinks we need to understand cybercriminal motivations, while mentoring young people with tech and hacking skills<p>“A humanistic, cognitive psychology approach to hacking would be to consider an emotion such as revenge… But my favourite explanation for the academic …

The Buddhist and the Neuroscientist

What compassion does to the brain<p>In 1992, the neuroscientist Richard Davidson got a challenge from the Dalai Lama. By that point, he’d spent his career asking why people respond to, in his words, “life’s slings and arrows” in different ways. Why are some people more resilient than others in the …

Mindfulness

Laser inventor Charles Townes dies

Scientist was sitting on a park bench in 1951 when he came up with Nobel prizewinning and world-changing idea for a pure beam of light<p>Charles Townes, who shared the 1964 Nobel prize in physics for inventing the laser – a feat that revolutionised science, medicine, telecommunications and …

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