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Dijkstra's algorithm in python: algorithms for beginners

<i>Photo by Ishan @seefromthesky on Unsplash</i><p>Dijkstra's algorithm can find for you the shortest path between two nodes on a graph. It's a must-know for …

Algorithms

SDN Is the Future, Plan Your Migration Now

Software-defined networking (SDN) is becoming the nucleus of the modern data center because the technology simply has too many benefits to ignore. …

Networking

Best films of 2018 so far

All the Money in the World<p>Raucous thriller about the real-life 1973 kidnapping of J Paul Getty’s grandson, and the billionaire’s subsequent refusal to pay the ransom – a film that became notorious in its own right after reshooting scenes featuring disgraced actor Kevin Spacey.<p><b>What we said:</b> With the …

Comic Books

How to make beautiful, simple CLI apps with Node

Channel your inner Sindre Sohrus and ship a beautifully simple CLI app using Node.<p>Command line apps are a neat way to package repetitive tasks. This …

JavaScript

90s Bands: 10 Forgotten Greats Worth Rediscovering

Ah, <b>the 90s</b>, a decade when the most improbable bands were topping the charts and the most left-field indie acts were courted by the majors. In some …

Universal Music

US takes aim at Russian hackers who infected over 500,000 routers

More than half a million routers and network devices in 54 countries have been infected with sophisticated malware, researchers from Cisco's Talos Intelligence Group warn.<p>The malware, which the security researchers are calling VPNFilter, contains a killswitch for routers, can steal logins and …

Cybersecurity

We turned your favourite album covers into Nike sneakers

2017 was a monumental year for sneaker collaborations. Classic silhouettes were no longer reserved solely for the industry's in-housers to revisit …

How Far in Advance Should You Book a Flight for the Best Price? The Answer Might Surprise You

Hunting down the cheapest airfare isn’t an exact science, but you don’t want to be either too early or too late. Unsurprisingly, there are plenty of …

bookaflight

Cloudflare 1.1.1.1 privacy DNS is real: here’s how to use it

Privacy has always been an important topic but, of late, it has become an increasingly troubling one. From smartphones to social media to plain …

Linux

9 Big Mistakes People Make When Painting Furniture

Here at Apartment Therapy, we are no stranger to painting furniture. It may be one of the oldest tricks in the book, but it is still one of the most …

Google's Slack alternative is available starting today

It's been almost a year since Google first mentioned Hangouts Chat -- a totally redesigned messaging service that's more like Slack than the Hangouts most consumers know today. As of now, Hangouts Chat is out of its "early adopter" program and will be available to all G Suite users over the next …

Stateless Authentication with JSON Web Tokens

Whether you're writing a public API or an internal microservice, getting authentication right can make or break your API. Let's take a look at a JSON …

Cisco: Severe bug in our security appliances is now under attack

A proof-of-concept exploit for Cisco's 10-out-of-10 severity bug surfaces days after researcher details his attack.<p><i>Video: Top 10 malware threats in</i> …

Is sex the answer to your relationship woes?

Michele Weiner-Davis, the marriage-guidance counsellor, explains why she thinks having sex – even if you don’t feel like it – is the foundation of a happy relationship<p>How does it make you feel when your partner is cold and distant? Or when they’re critical and prickly? Does it make you want to rip …

TED Talks

Building a Daily Bitcoin Price Tracker with Coindeskr and Shiny in R

(This article was first published on <b> R Programming – DataScience+</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)Let’s admit it. The whole world has been …

Making your own Face Recognition System

Face recognition is the latest trend when it comes to user authentication. Apple recently launched their new iPhone X which uses Face ID to …

Ethereum programming for web developers

Hello, fellow web developer! If you're reading this, you're probably interested in blockchains, smart contracts, etc., as someone who actually wants …

Patched Desktop PC: Meltdown & Spectre Benchmarked

Following up to our initial testing of the Meltdown patch for Windows 10, today we're looking deeper into the matter by testing a patched desktop …

The web is dying, but mesh networks could save it

My previous article, <i>The web began dying in 2014, here’s how</i>, raised much more awareness than I thought it would. Many people found it to be an insightful analysis of the web under the control of tech giants, but the article ended without providing anything positive to hold on to.<p>I actually have …

Do You Really Know What Bitcoin Is?

<i>What to know about the crypto-craze before it implodes.</i><p>Maybe it was those stories you heard — Lamborghinis and second mortgages, fortunes made and …

The ultimate, 3500-word, plain English guide to blockchain

Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock, I’m sure you’ve heard of Bitcoin and blockchain. After all, they are one of the most trending topics these days  —  the ultimate buzzwords of the year. Even people who’ve never mined cryptocurrency or understand how it works, are talking about it.<p>My …

Bitcoin

Scientists finally know what is causing underwater 'fairy circles' — and it's not good

Have you — like many — been dumbfounded by the mysterious underwater “fairy circles” found in the Mediterranean and Baltic sea? If so, you’re not …

Seafloor

27 Tragically Underrated Movies You Need To Watch Immediately

Give 'em a shot!<p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Learn These Landscape Composition Techniques and Take Your Photography to the Next Level (VIDEO)

Photographer and author Bryan Peterson has said, “There is no better time to crop a bad composition than just before you press the shutter release.” …

A retail startup that allows people to try on clothes digitally just got a £10 million boost

The round was led by TAL, a leading Hong Kong-based clothing manufacturer which also led the 2014 funding round. The company had already raised £12.5 million ($16.1 million) since setting up in 2008.<p>Metail presents customers with a simulated version of themselves that takes into account their size …

29 Things We Bet You Didn't Know You Could Make in the Slow Cooker

Go beyond slurp-worthy soups and stews with these unexpected slow-cooker recipes.<p>No offense to soups and stews, but your slow cooker is capable of so …

Western immigrants feel 'welcome' in Balkans

Every year, thousands of Balkan natives move west to build a life in wealthy EU states. But how do the Westerners fare who decide to go east? DW …

Top 10 JavaScript Articles for the Past Month.

We’ve observed nearly 1,700 JavaScript articles posted between June and July 2016.<p>Mybridge’s Monthly Top 10 list has become more competitive since …

21 Movies From The '80s You Need To Show Your Kids

These are treasures everybody should have on their must-see list.