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How I automated the boring University stuff with Python

Hello,<br>I'm a second year CS Undergrad from India. I love Python. This is my first article here on the dev.to community. So let's begin!<p>My college has …

Python Programming

Python Regular Expressions Cheat Sheet

The tough thing about learning data is remembering all the syntax. While at Dataquest we advocate getting used to consulting the Python …

Python Programming

Have I Been Pwned is Now Partnering With 1Password

The penny first dropped for me just over 7 years ago to the day: The only secure password is the one you can't remember. In an era well before the …

Michael Jordan

Is Ruby lang dying?

Is ruby dying?<p>63,557 new public repositories created on Github this year so far.<p>Other languages:<p>524,414 JavaScript<br>421,438 Java<br>376,781 HTML<br>272,477 …

Programming

A 21-year old Swedish AI prodigy wants to revolutionize the $6 trillion education industry – here’s why 'Zuck' and Tim Cook are impressed

• Sana Labs is an edtech startup founded by 21-year old Joel Hellermark.<br>• It provides AI platform that individualizes a student’s learning in subjects …

Artificial Intelligence

Coca-Cola and US government use blockchain to curb forced labor

The quest to end forced labor has created some unusual technological allies. Coca-Cola, the US State Department and a trio of crypto organizations (Bitfury Group, Blockchain Trust Accelerator and Emercoin) have launched a pilot project that will use blockchain to enforce worker rights. The …

Blockchain

You can take Google's Machine Learning Crash Course for free now

Google’s new ‘Machine Learning Crash Course’ is now available and it’s free for everyone. If robots are coming for your job this class will prepare you for your next one.<p>This same course has been taken by more than 18,000 Google engineers, and this is the first time it’s been made available to the …

Machine Learning

Artificial Intelligence And Blockchain: 3 Major Benefits Of Combining These Two Mega-Trends

Previously I have written about the reality and potential of ongoing efforts to integrate blockchain with the internet of things (IoT). Now I am going to look at how encrypted, distributed ledgers could unlock new frontiers for another cutting-edge technology: artificial intelligence (AI).<p>AI, as …

Artificial Intelligence

Using HTTP Headers to Secure Your Site

Observatory by Mozilla helps websites by teaching developers, system administrators, and security professionals how to configure their sites safely …

How to get a world-class education for free on the internet

As crucial as a university degree has become for working in the modern economy, it is not the only route forward into a wildly lucrative and satisfying career—just ask famous dropouts Bill Gates, Oprah Winfrey, Michael Dell, Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerberg.<p>In the future, a single bachelor’s degree in a …

Online Education

Freebie: “Dropcast” Website Template (HTML, Sketch)

Today we’re thrilled to share another modern, responsive HTML template for podcasts with you.Dropcast is a responsive HTML/CSS/Javascript template …

Web Design

When the cryptocurrency bubble pops, these tokens are built to survive - MIT Technology Review

<b>Being in a cryptocurrency bubble is not entirely a bad thing.</b> At least according to crypto’s true believers. The argument goes like this: Sure, lots …

Cryptocurrency

An Introduction to PyTorch - A Simple yet Powerful Deep Learning Library

Introduction<p>Every once in a while, a python library is developed that has the potential of changing the landscape in the field of deep learning. …

The Oddball Bromance Between Blockchain and Real Estate

The new American dream: Instead of owning your own home, an Ethereum smart contract owns it. Or something.<p>Would you put your house on the blockchain? What does that even mean? What about just buying property with cryptocurrency? These are the questions that cryptocurrency and real estate pioneers …

Real Estate

Designing A Perfect Responsive Configurator

Here’s a little challenge for you. How would you design a responsive interface for a custom car configurator? The customer should be able to adjust …

Web Design

How To: Use Remote Port Forwarding to Slip Past Firewall Restrictions Unnoticed

Local port forwarding is good when you want to use SSH to pivot into a non-routable network. But if you want to access services on a network when you …

Bored With Banking, This Former Citi Trader Went Full Crypto

In 2013, Arthur Hayes was biding his time as an equities trader for Citigroup Inc. in Hong Kong. His energy—he’s a fitness fanatic and an early …

Cryptocurrency

Please Stop Using Local Storage

Seriously. Just stop it already.<p>I don't know what it is, exactly, that drives so many developers to store session information in local storage, but …

Forget Ethereum: Say Hello to NEM, a Burgeoning Cryptocurrency That Rose Nearly 28,000% in 2017

This smart-asset blockchain developer is after far more than financial-services companies.<p>Forget Superman: If there's something more powerful than a …

Blockchain

The bitcoin bubble is a joke, and you’re the punchline

There are bubbles, there are bad investments and then there's dogecoin.<p>That's the bitcoin parody that launched in 2013 in homage to the particularly silly meme of Shiba Inu dogs saying syntactically challenged things. Now, if none of that makes sense to you, don't worry: You're normal. The point is …

Cryptocurrency

TRON’s sloppy PR shows everything wrong with cryptocurrency startups | The Next Web

Fledgling cryptocurrency startup TRON got its first big break three weeks ago, when anti-virus pioneer John McAfee shilled its TRX coin to his 500,000-plus followers. Days after that, the McAfee effect was on full display and TRON’s value had skyrocketed from a measly 4¢ to almost 29¢.<p>But it seems …

Cryptocurrency

Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin has left VC firm Fenbushi Capital

Vitalik Buterin, the high-profile co-founder of Ethereum, has quietly left China-based investment firm Fenbushi Capital, TechCrunch understands.<p>Fenbushi was founded in 2015 and its $50 million fund was one of the first to actively put capital into blockchain companies through seed investments and …

Cryptography

Introductory Guide - Factorization Machines & their application on huge datasets (with codes in Python)

Introduction<p><i>I still remember my first encounter with a Click prediction problem. Before this, I had been learning data science and I was feeling good</i> …

Data Science

How To: How Hackers Use Hidden Data on Airline Boarding Passes to Hack Flights

Millions of travelers pass through airports each day without understanding how powerful and insecure a boarding pass can be. Anyone can scan the …

White Hat

Parsing in Python: Tools and Libraries (Part 2)

Check out Part 1 here! Useful Things to Know About ParsersGrammarA grammar is a formal description of a language that can be used to recognize its …

Parsing in Python: Tools and Libraries (Part 1)

If you need to parse a language or document from Python, there are fundamentally three ways to do so:• <b>Use an existing library supporting that specific</b> …

5 Most Important Tools That Every Developer Should Be Equipped With

Whether you are a web developer, a desktop developer or a mobile developer, you will need to have your tools ready to build anything. While there are …

Microsoft Visual Studio

Jupyter Notebook Viewer

Advanced Numpy Techniques¶<p>General, user-friendly documentation with lots of examples.<p>Basic Python knowledge assumed.<p>CPython ~3.6, NumPy ~1.12<p>What is …

Python Programming

The 10 Hottest Coursera Courses of 2017 | Inc.com

There are more than 8,000 online courses available, in every subject from artificial intelligence to visual arts. More than 50 million students signed up for one this year.<p>This bounty is a gift for anyone who wants to learn a new skill -- you can learn basically anything from anywhere these days …

Online Education