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Don't Waste Time On A Startup Business Plan -- Do These 5 Things Instead

Traditionally, startup businesses draft a business plan for three specific reasons: to articulate their vision for the business, to document how they plan to solve key challenges, and to pitch their business idea to potential investors.<p>But what if I told you that business plans for startup …

Investing

An introduction to the Julia language, part 2

Welcome to LWN.net<p>The following subscription-only content has been made available to you by an LWN subscriber. Thousands of subscribers depend on LWN …

Programming

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About External Resources<p>You can apply a script from anywhere on the web to your Pen. Just put a URL to it here and we'll add it, in the order you …

Web Development

Dip Dapp Doe — Anatomy of an Ethereum distributed fair game (part 2)

If you are one of the strong readers who made it to the end of my previous article, welcome back! If you are not, I strongly urge you to read the …

JavaScript

Advanced Linux Commands Cheat Sheet

As an example scenario, we are going to pretend we are developing a LAMP (Linux, Apache, MariaDB and PHP) application on single machine running Red …

Linux

Google releases open source reinforcement learning framework for training AI models

Reinforcement learning — an artificial intelligence (AI) technique that uses rewards (or punishments) to drive agents in the direction of specific goals — trained the systems that defeated Alpha Go world champions and mastered Valve’s Dota 2. And it’s a core part of Google subsidiary DeepMind’s …

Machine Learning

A Guide To Writing Awesome Unit Tests For The First Time

This is a tutorial meant to get you started with testing, in particular, unit testing. In this tutorial, we will learn how to set up unit tests for a …

How my silly app turned into something potentially useful

Turns out that logging users poops on a map in real time can actually be something that helps everyone.<p>Backstory<p>Around year ago I began looking into …

Warren Buffett’s favorite metric suggests some serious pain awaits investors

The eight best stock-market indicators are all flashing warning lights — some yellow, others a shade or two closer to red — and the takeaway is that …

Stock Markets

Handling Imbalanced Classes in the Dataset

<b>What is Imbalanced Dataset ?</b><br>The dataset may contain uneven samples /instances , so that it makes the algorithm to predict with accuracy of 1.0 each …

Simple, beautiful input fields with Vue.js

<i>originally posted on my blog</i><p>In this post, I'll show you how to create this simple, yet beautiful input field with Vue.js.<p>Let's start with a basic …

How to Code the Student’s t-Test from Scratch in Python

Perhaps one of the most widely used statistical hypothesis tests is the Student’s t test.Because you may use this test yourself someday, it is …

Google's Grand Plan To Make AI Accessible To Developers And Businesses

Artificial intelligence took center stage at Google’s annual user conference, Cloud Next 2018. The company made several announcements that make machine learning and artificial intelligence accessible to both developers and businesses.<p>One of the first announcements came in the form of Cloud AutoML, …

Machine Learning

Python is becoming the world’s most popular coding language

“I CERTAINLY didn’t set out to create a language that was intended for mass consumption,” says Guido van Rossum, a Dutch computer scientist who …

Reality TV

A beginner's guide to AI: Natural language processing

<i>Welcome to TNW’s beginner’s guide to AI. This (currently) four part feature should provide you with a very basic understanding of what AI is, what it can do, and how it works. The guide contains articles on (in order published) neural networks, computer vision, natural language processing, and</i> …

Tensorflow Vs Keras? — Comparison by building a model for image classification.

Yes , as the title says , it has been very usual talk among data-scientists (even you!) where a few say , TensorFlow is better and some say Keras is …

The Holy Grail Of Reusable Components: Custom Elements, Shadow DOM, And NPM

The Holy Grail Of Reusable Components: Custom Elements, Shadow DOM, And NPMThe Holy Grail Of Reusable Components: Custom Elements, Shadow DOM, And …

Understanding promises in Javascript

I have kind of had a love and hate relationship with Javascript. But nevertheless javascript was always intriguing. I didn’t spend enough time on …

13 Common Mistakes Amateur Data Scientists Make and How to Avoid Them?

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Javascript Framework Comparison with Examples (React, Vue & Hyperapp)

In my previous article, I tried to explain why I think Hyperapp is a viable alternative to React or Vue and the reasons I found it easier to get …

The Right Way™ to do Serverless in Python (Part 2)

<i>Note: This article was authored by Michael Lavers</i><p>In Part 1 we covered the serverless basics and got our feet wet with the Serverless Framework. If …

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 …

Flask Web Programming from Scratch

Complete guide for Flask 1.0 from scratch with SQLAlchemy and Postgres.<p>Choosing a web framework is one of the important and the most frustrating …

What is a product manager? A complex, cross-functional role in IT

Product managers are responsible for understanding the market, audience and demand for a software, hardware or service. A product manager typically …

React.js Top 10 Articles for the Past Month (v.July 2018)

For the past month<b>,</b> we ranked nearly 1,100 React.js articles to pick the Top 10 stories that can help advance your career (0.9% chance).<p>Topics in …

Time Series Deep Learning, Part 2: Predicting Sunspot Frequency with Keras LSTM In R

One of the ways <b>Deep Learning can be used in business</b> is to improve the accuracy of time series forecasts (prediction). We recently showed how a Long …

Equivalents in Python and JavaScript. Part 1

Although <b>Python</b> and <b>JavaScript</b> are quite different languages, there are some analogies which full stack <b>Python</b> developers should know when developing …

Data science books - theory and practice

Here are some of my recommended data science books for both theory and practice.

Python Outlier Detection (PyOD)

PyOD is a comprehensive <b>Python toolkit</b> to <b>identify outlying objects</b> in multivariate data with both unsupervised and supervised approaches. This …

How to create MVP, guide for non-technical specialists.

Most EdTech startup CEOs possess an in-depth understanding of the trends in educational technology through years of professional experience, but they …