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Hackers broke into a casino’s high-roller database through a fish tank

In an anecdote that illustrates how our increasing reliance on the Internet of Things (IoT) has compromised the security of confidential information, …

Internet of Things

API Versioning in Asp.Net Core 2.0

API Versioning is one of those never ending debates that happens anytime you want to build an API no matter how many APIs you have built before.<p>Some …

Software Development

Raspberry Pi Home Power Usage Monitor

Anyone interested in monitoring their home power usage may be interested in an awesome little project created by Hackster.io member Jorge. Which uses …

Raspberry Pi

Create Your Own Apple HomeKit Enabled Projects Using The Raspberry Pi

Hobbyists and Raspberry Pi enthusiasts interested in creating DIY HomeKit enabled projects and devices may be interested in a new tutorial published …

Raspberry Pi

How to Mine Bitcoin for Free With Google BigQuery

You won’t get rich, but it’s a pretty neat mining hack.<p>Cryptocurrency miners are always looking for a way to save on electricity costs. Sometimes that involves funding huge mining operations moving to small towns to take advantage of cheap hydro power, or developing obscure mining rig set ups that …

Bitcoin

Data Points - On-the-Fly SQL Servers with Docker

By Julie Lerman | July 2017 | Get the Code<p>In last month’s column (msdn.com/magazine/mt809115), I used the Visual Studio Code mssql extension to …

First Rule of Software Development

July 20, '07 Comments [19] Posted in Programming<p>Sponsored By<p>We had a great email go out today from Brian Windheim, one of the Architects here. He …

Software Development

Here is why nobody has succeeded at running IoT on the blockchain

From the permissioned blockchain networks of IBM to the newly introduced Hashgraph technology, some of the largest technology and financial conglomerates have been testing the applicability and potential of blockchain with the Internet of Things (IoT) market since the beginning of 2016.<p>Yet, with …

Blockchain

IDG Contributor Network: How GDPR impacts your software testing

Concepts like <i>compliance</i> and <i>regulations</i> generally don’t resonate very well in the agile community. However, the General Data Protection Regulation …

GDPR

The Five AI Basics Every Business Executive Needs To Understand Right Now

AI may be taking the business community by storm, but key decision makers are still trying to understand the revolutionizing new technology. Here are 5 important things every business executive needs to know right now.<p><b>Data comes before AI: Understand the difference between training and …

Machine Learning

How Cambridge Analytica’s Facebook targeting model really worked – according to the person who built it

The researcher whose work is at the center of the Facebook-Cambridge Analytica data analysis and political advertising uproar has revealed that his method worked much like the one Netflix uses to recommend movies.<p>In an email to me, Cambridge University scholar Aleksandr Kogan explained how his …

Machine Learning

Aiming to fill skill gaps in AI, Microsoft makes training courses available to the public

As a software engineer at Microsoft, Elena Voyloshnikova’s job is to make informed recommendations about how to improve the performance of software …

Artificial Intelligence

How to Hack Wi-Fi: Hunting Down & Cracking WEP Networks

While the security behind WEP networks was broken in 2005, modern tools have made cracking them incredibly simple. In densely populated areas, WEP …

Information Security

5 Open Source Libraries to Aid in Your Machine Learning Endeavors

Machine learning is changing the way we do things, and it's becoming mainstream very quickly.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Machine learning is changing the way we do things, and it’s becoming mainstream very quickly.<p>While many factors have contributed to this increase …

Machine Learning

Getting Started With Azure Functions and MongoDB

Serverless architectures are becoming increasingly popular, but, when using a serverless architecture to build a backend API you quickly run into a …

Databases

The Rise of Python: The Must Learn Programming language

Python is one the most popular coding languages today. Python is used to build desktop apps and web apps alike, and it has great tools for data …

Python Programming

Eager Execution

TensorFlow's eager execution is an imperative programming environment that evaluates operations immediately, without an extra graph-building step. …

Deep Learning

Single Page Apps with Vue.js and Flask: JWT Authentication

JWT Authentication<p>Welcome to the sixth installment to this multi-part tutorial series on full-stack web development using Vue.js and Flask. In this …

Software Engineering

Hacking Windows 10: How to Steal & Decrypt Passwords Stored in Chrome & Firefox Remotely

Passwords stored in web browsers like Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox are a gold mine for hackers. An attacker with backdoor access to a …

Information Systems

Google’s TensorFlow AI framework adds Swift and JavaScript support

Google today unveiled a slew of updates to its popular TensorFlow machine learning framework to make it useful for a wider variety of developers and give data scientists new ways to get started building AI models.<p>TensorFlow is one of the most popular programming frameworks developers can use to set …

Machine Learning

Next step Git for those that already know add and commit

When I first started using Git a while back it seemed pretty straight forward although I had to get used to the disconnected nature of Git which is …

Software Development

Hacking Windows 10: How to Break into Somebody's Computer Without a Password (Exploiting the System)

After a hacker has configured Metasploit on a remote private server, created a resource script for automation, and created a simple payload, he or …

Cybersecurity

A Developer's Guide to Docker: A Gentle Introduction

<i>It works on my machine.</i> We’ve all heard it. Most of us have said it. It’s been impossible to get around it… until now. Not only can adding Docker to …

Build your own pet with this DIY robotic lizard

Every product here is independently selected by Mashable journalists. If you buy something featured, we may earn an affiliate commission which helps …

Robotics

Agile Failure Patterns in Organizations 2.0

TL;DR: Agile Failure Patterns — Why Agile is Simple and Complex at the Same TimeAgile failure seems to be increasingly more prominent nowadays …

Project Management

Securing APIS with JSON Web Tokens and an API Gateway

What are JSON Web Tokens? Why do they matter in the context of microservices architectural style?<p>Glad you asked. There’s a lot to discuss when it …

Microservices

Here are 8 Raspberry Pi projects you can learn today

At least once in our lives, we've all considered what it would be like to build our own robot, a smart and handy automaton that could make our …

Raspberry Pi

Top Deployment Tools for 2018

Software development has changed. Long gone are the days of isolated dev teams and disorganized rollouts. Today, successful development teams are …

Serverless in the cloud: AWS vs. Google Cloud vs. Microsoft Azure

If you’ve ever been woken up at 3 a.m. because a server went haywire, you’ll understand the appeal of a buzzword like “serverless.” The machines can …

Headaches