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RESTful API Design — Step By Step Guide

The (Somewhat) definitive guide to build better APIs<p>As software developers, most of us use or build REST APIs in a day to day life. APIs are the …

The 5 levels of leadership

As Jim Clifton, chairman and CEO of Gallup, once astutely noted, “Employees everywhere don’t necessarily hate the company or organization they work for as much as they do their boss. Employees—especially the stars—join a company and then quit their manager.”<p>But what makes a boss worth quitting …

Build a REST API in 5 Minutes with PubNub

Developers need APIs. Every tech company that provides Internet-based services exposes an <b>application programming interface</b> to enable developers to do …

How To Use Python To Automate Almost Anything

Testers of all kinds can benefit from learning approaches to automating daily tasks. In this three-part series, you’ll be walked through a task that …

Project Scope: How to Meet Deadlines and Keep Stakeholders Happy

Have you ever had a project which never seems to end? One which you either underestimated or kept adding tasks to as you went along?That’s exactly …

Project Management

A Guide to Sequence Prediction using Compact Prediction Tree (with codes in Python)

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Kafka, GDPR and Event Sourcing - DEV Community 👩‍💻👨‍💻

<i>Image attribution: He Wasn't This Angr by Allison Mickel.</i><p>You probably already know that the EU has approved this nice piece of legislation called …

How to lead with influence instead of authority

Clearly, leadership potential exists within each of us. That potential can be triggered by outside events, or it can be learned by exploring …

Custom Natural Language Processing from Google Sheets in two easy steps

Custom language models allow users to leverage tailor-made Natural Language Processing to understand textual content. These models allow businesses …

Clean Up Corrosive Interpersonal Dynamics on Your Team with This System

Laura Gates has repaired interpersonal dynamics for orgs ranging from NASA to Shell Oil, from the military to tech giants. Here's the system she …

The Secret to Being a Decisive Person

A couple of months ago, I felt blocked. I felt like I couldn't make a business decision, and my indecision was keeping me stuck, frustrated, and …

7 Habits of Highly Ineffective People

Stephen Covey taught us the habits of highly effective people. We learned them, we applied them, and we benefitted greatly from them. David Allen …

3 tips to create better infographics, faster (and cheaper)

Infographics remain among the most shareable content formats on social media. They’re also perfect for anything from white papers and articles to …

Infographics

How to Create an Interactive Dashboard with Crossfilter and Dc.Js: A tutorial

Create an Interactive Dashboard with Crossfilter and Dc.Js: A tutorialHow to build a dynamic dashboard in 5 minutes.<b>Crossfilter.js and dc.js are two</b> …

21 Javascript Lessons for beginners

I compiled Javascript lessons.<br>There are 21 kinds of lessons in all.<br>Please take your desired lesson.<p>It’s going to be first lesson on JavaScript and in …

Month-by-month guide to setting goals for the rest of ’18

A new year offers a clean slate to refocus, redefine, and recreate your professional footprint. But when it comes to far-fetched resolutions that …

Types of Machine Learning Algorithms in One Picture

Here is an interesting visualization of machine learning algorithms:Originally posted here. Also check out the following great visual …

Machine Learning

UX Discovery Phase: Your Secret Weapon

Reading Time: 5 minutes<p>Our CEO, Helena Hill, recently gave a presentation to a large audience at Design Network North’s Rise & Design Event in Durham …

UX Case Study: Venmo

The fintech sector is a jam-packed market, flooded with tech companies vying to simplify an industry known for being a convoluted knot of …

Venmo

The New Rules of Form Design

Every day, we use forms for essential online activity. We fill them out to complete purchases; to sign up for email lists, social networks, and more; …

UX Design

Become a UX designer in an afternoon—a quick guide for new designers.

Research — Analyse—Design—Test<p>Make it count, everything you say and do from now on will be based on this research.<p>2. Analyse<p>This is the fun part …

Google Launches Free Course on Deep Learning: The Science of Teaching Computers How to Teach Themselves

Last Friday, we mentioned how Google's artificial intelligence software DeepMind has the ability to teach itself many things. It can teach itself how …

Four tenets of UX strategy

A stellar user experience (UX) strategy is a means to achieving disruption in the marketplace through mental model innovation.<p>Because what’s the …

7 Ways to Continuously Improve

The Truth About The Best Way to Create Continuous Improvement<p>I can remember as a kid watching an interview with the basketball coach of Marquette at the time, Al McGuire. He was the head coach of the men's basketball team from 1964 to 1977. He won a national championship at Marquette and was …

Blockchain: the revolution we’re not ready for

Imagine you didn’t need to trust a stranger to make a deal with them. Imagine you didn’t need to trust your bank to deposit your money there. Imagine …

Blockchain

This UX Design Suite Makes Developing Mobile Apps Quick And Simple

The app economy is projected to reach a market worth of $101 billion globally by 2020, with mobile gaming expected to account for $74.6 billion.<p>In America, the time spent consuming digital media has risen over 50% since 2014, with mobile apps credited for 90% of overall growth. Smartphones and …

Raspberry Pi projects: Insanely innovative, incredibly cool creations

A heaping helping of PiImage by Brad Chacos/IDGThe Raspberry Pi’s very existence can be chalked up to creativity. Ebon Upton and the Raspberry Pi Foundation created the $35 mini-PC to inspire students to learn computer science and to enable tinkerers to dream up wild projects without breaking the …

Raspberry Pi

Layering structure — Fluent Design

In my last post, I’ve talked about different kinds of layouts that can be used for apps using <b>acrylic</b> and <b>depth</b> from the Fluent Design System.<p>I’ve …

Getting Started with Hybrid App Development

Presently, every human need has a mobile app for assistance: from dating to music, insurance, gaming, email, ride sharing and so forth. The digital …

Apps