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Building a Coffee Map with React Native

The young web developer knows the web. They have spent countless hours slinging divs and casting margins. They have hammered out countless to-do …

Lessons Learned with Docker

I've been working with Docker on a semi-regular basis for a couple months now. I am the technical lead for a product that not only has the usual dev …

DevOps

Insta360's 'affordable' 8K VR camera is up for pre-orders

With the recent VR announcements at Facebook's F8 conference, things are certainly getting a lot more interesting in the 360 content space, especially with the new hardware that can shoot in six degrees of freedom for an unprecedented level of immersion. However, the current wave of …

Las Vegas

Coding with Care

I like to think of myself as a hard-working person, and regularly work 14 hour days in a combination of my software developer day job, helping out my …

Mindfulness

Programming in AWS Using Visual Studio 2017

Amazon Web Services (AWS) was always supportive of Java, Node.js, and Python. But lately, C# support has been added as well.For the last few months, …

My giant JavaScript Basics course is now live on YouTube. And it’s 100% free.

My JavaScript Basics course is now live on freeCodeCamp’s YouTube channel.<p>The great thing about this course is that it also aligns with the Basic …

Lens Rentals Releases Breakdown of Recording Times and Battery Life for Cameras and External Recorders

If you shoot video, you know you're pushing a lot of data around. Knowing just how much data and how much battery life you can expect out of your …

Cinematography

Take a break, Tesla…

Sounds like we have designers who have gone head on with Elon Musk and Tesla here! The Solar Energy Storage Pro locks horns with announcements Tesla …

Tesla

Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Aperture But Were Afraid to Ask (VIDEO)

Most photographers understand the interaction between aperture settings (f/stops) and shutter speeds for arriving at proper exposures. But in the …

Photography

See How Sue Bryce Recreates Her Natural Light Style Using Profoto B1’s

Sue Bryce is in the business of making women look and feel beautiful. Her name has become synonymous with natural light and modern glamour …

Natural Light

The Best Budget Camera Lenses for Your DSLR and Mirrorless Camera

If you’re shopping for a new lens of some sort, you’ve come to just the right place. As per the results of my recent reader polls, here is a list of …

You Probably Believe Some Learning Myths: Take Our Quiz To Find Out

This blog post has some pretty useful information. So print it out; get out your highlighter and take off the cap.<p>Ready? Now throw it away, because highlighters don't really help people learn.<p>We all want for our kids to have optimal learning experiences and, for ourselves, to stay competitive with …

Pedagogy

Adobe’s New Algorithm Makes Super Difficult Selections a Cinch

Adobe Research has been working on some pretty interesting photo and video editing features, but their latest research might just revolutionize photo …

Share snippets with your team in VS Code

Code snippets are templates that make entering repeating code patterns easier. Visual Studio Code has this feature from the very beginning (before …

Microsoft Visual Studio

Photoshop Tip: How to Make Eyes ‘Pop’ in 30 Seconds

There’s a simple way to make your subject’s eyes pop in a portrait, and it doesn’t involve touching vibrance, saturation, luminosity, or any other …

Calls for ibuprofen sale restrictions after study finds cardiac arrest risk

Over-the-counter drug linked to 31% increased cardiac arrest risk, with the figure rising to 50% for diclofenac, says research<p>There have been fresh calls for restrictions on the sale of the painkiller ibuprofen after another study found it heightens the risk of cardiac arrest.<p>Taking the …

Biomedicine

Want to Be a Great Storyteller? This Free Online Course From Pixar Is for You | Inc.com

Humans are hardwired for stories, according to science. Hearing a well told tale literally causes a cascade of brain and hormonal changes that ramp up feeling of excitement, empathy and psychological reward.<p>You might not know the details of the neuroscience involved, but you've almost certainly …

Animation

Latest DevOps Blogs, Boards and Books to check out today

I am currently working in the "DevOps" area . Since I originally looked after small cute PHP applications, this was of course, somehow a jump into …

Time I

10 Tips and Tricks for Making Difficult Selections in Photoshop

If you’re just starting out in Photoshop and would like to learn the art of making difficult selections to isolate things in photos, check out this …

dotnet new angular to Azure with Docker using CLI

Visual Studio 2017 has been released and the features are great for Windows developers. However along with it comes .NET Core 1.0 tooling and large …

DevOps

The Top 10 Mistakes Meal Planning Beginners Make (and How to Solve Them)

The approach you take for meal planning makes all the difference in setting yourself up for success. Of course tips and strategies for getting …

Cooking

Secret Netflix Codes to Unlock Thousands of Hidden Categories

Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) uses a special algorithm to help you find movies and shows based on what you have previously watched as well as what you …

Rock Jaw Scores Again With Resonate In-Ear Monitors

Headphones fit over your head and earphones plug in your ears. It’s simple, isn’t it? Well, maybe not. Now we have a third category: In-Ear Monitors or IEMs. They work like headphones and earphones except they plug directly into your ear canal with custom eartips and they often include really …

Audiophile

Gizmodo on Twitter: "Amazon says one engineer's simple mistake brought down the internet https://t.co/Pqqz5q96Vz… "

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Oppo’s 5x zoom camera is an ingenious prototype that actually works

China’s biggest smartphone maker comes to MWC with some original thinking<p>I find it surreal to think that a company can be one of the top five smartphone vendors in the world while selling the overwhelming majority of its phones within just one country. But that’s Oppo and that’s the grand scale of …

Cameras

Stanford University Launches Free Course on Developing Apps with iOS 10

Whenever Apple releases a new version of iOS, Stanford University eventually releases a course telling you how to develop apps in that environment. …

New TED-Ed Video & Lesson: “How to practice effectively…for just about anything”

I’m adding this new lesson and video from TED-Ed to The Best Resources For Learning About The 10,000 Hour Rule & Deliberate Practice.<p><i>Related</i><p>Author: …

JPMorgan software does in seconds what took lawyers 360,000 hours

At JPMorgan, a learning machine is parsing financial deals that once kept legal teams busy for thousands of hours.<p>The program, called COIN, for …

I want this credit card-sized dumbphone more than I want the Galaxy S8

Somebody hold me because my obsession with credit card-sized gadgets is getting just a little out of control.<p>Days after discovering the Kado Wallet …

Gear & Gadgets