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Baby steps to learning browser automation and web scraping 5

Xpath is a query language that is used to select XML and HTML elements. In practical terms, it’s a form of language that makes it possible to trace …

The first principles of programming

It’s often said that there are two ways the human mind views growth: either the fixed mentality or the growth mentality. In the fixed mentality, human growth is a function of destiny: no matter how hard you try, you can never grow beyond what innate factors have prescribed for you. The growth …

Optimizing front-end delivery with Webpack 4

With the latest major Webpack release (version 4.x), we are at a point where you don't need a config to get started. It is optimized by default …

JavaScript

Kurly – An Alternative to Most Widely Used Curl Program

Kurly is a free open source, simple but effective, cross-platform alternative to the popular curl command-line tool. It is written in Go programming …

Linux

Building a Web App With Go, Gin and React

This article was originally posted on My Blog<p><b>TL;DR:</b> In this tutorial, I'll show you how easy it is to build a web application with Go and the Gin …

JavaScript Testing and Debugging Tools

Think twice, cut once.<p>A paradigm that has guided software engineers and developers over the years. Planning and thinking things out before beginning …

JavaScript

If Cash Is Your Only Savings Strategy, You're Losing Money

Investing isn't as hard (or as risky) as it seems, but it's a lot of information and it does take some time to learn, which turns many people off of …

Investing

11 signs you’re writing great code

Bill Sourour has a great post on Medium about code he’s ashamed of from an ethical standpoint. But there are also a lot of technical reasons to be …

Microsoft Visual Studio

Web apps are only getting better

Slack is a web app. Trello is a web app. Google Docs. Gmail. Even Twitter.<p>The web started out as a collection of hyperlinked documents. The “Web 2.0” hype in the mid-2000s was about how the web was becoming interactive. At first we were just commenting and upvoting on hyperlinked documents, but …

Tig – A Command Line Browser for Git Repositories

In a recent article, we’ve described how to install and use GRV tool for viewing Git repositories in Linux terminal. In this article, we would like …

Linux

Build a Chat App with Sentiment Analysis Using Amazon Machine Learning API

Disclosure: <b>PubNub</b>, powered by APIs, delivered through global infrastructure, has previously sponsored Hacker Noon.<p>Technology companies cannot get …

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

Using React, Firebase, and Ant Design to Quickly Prototype Web Applications

In this guide I will show you how to use Firebase, React, and Ant Design as building blocks to build functional, high-fidelity web applications. To …

My Linux Development Environment of 2018 - DEV Community 👩‍💻👨‍💻

In this blog post I will talk a bit about the setup and software of my personal laptop, powered by Linux. This is somewhat inspired by this post, but …

Linux

TensorFlow Tutorial For Beginners

<i>Originally published at</i> <i>https://www.datacamp.com/community/tutorials/tensorflow-tutorial</i><p>Deep learning is a subfield of machine learning that is a set …

All the URLs you need to block to *actually* stop using Facebook

In the midst of a truly awful week for Facebook, during which it was revealed that users’ personal data was harvested by a company working for the Trump campaign, users are threatening to delete their accounts <i>en masse</i>.<p>The #DeleteFacebook movement is fueled by users’ anger that their data was used …

Personal Data

How to rewrite your SQL queries in Pandas, and more

Introduction to Pandas, for developers already familiar with SQL.

How to read less news but be more informed, according to a futurist

You might think someone who gets paid to predict the future would be mad for gadgets and forever spouting off on social media. But you’d be wrong. Writer and futurist Richard Watson may teach London business students and Silicon Valley tech companies how to think about crafting tools for tomorrow, …

These are the best books for learning modern statistics—and they’re all free

Statistics came well before computers. It would be very different if it were the other way around.<p>The stats most people learn in high school or college come from the time when computations were done with pen and paper. “Statistics were constrained by the computational technology available at the …

Machine Learning

How to Copy File Permissions and Ownership to Another File in Linux

Assuming you have two files or you have just created a new file and want it to have the same permissions and ownership of an older file. In this …

Linux

Get trained in Amazon Web Services for just $69 with this online course bundle

You may have heard about Amazon Web Services (better known simply as AWS), but what exactly is it? Well, not only can you learn about AWS, you can be trained to work with the service for businesses, government agencies and more. Today, we are offering a special bundle of eight online courses that …

Cloud Computing

Docker for Beginners Part 1 – Containers and Virtual Machines

Part 1 - Containers and Virtual Machines<p>Hello!<p>This is the <b>Part 1</b> from the Docker series - Docker for Beginners in 8 Parts. In this post we're going to …

This One Chart Can Help You Retire Richer

Here are its key takeaways.<p>We’re all familiar with the caveat that past results are no guarantee of future performance. While that’s true, …

Why Linux is better than Windows or macOS for security

Enterprises invest a lot of time, effort and money in keeping their systems secure. The most security-conscious might have a security operations …

Linux

Display Command Output or File Contents in Column Format

Are you fed up of viewing congested command output or file content on the terminal. This short article will demonstrate how to display command output …

Linux

This Single Interface Lets You Work with 75+ Programming Languages Anywhere on Earth

One of the undeniable perks of being a programmer or developer—aside from the high pay, numerous job offers, and opportunities for advancement—is …

Learn Difference Between “su” and “su -” Commands in Linux

In an earlier article, we have explained to you the difference between sudo and su commands in Linux. These are two important commands used to …

Linux

Piping JavaScript

<i>Cover image by arbyreed on Flickr.</i><p>JavaScript is getting more and more functional programming features, an exiting one is the new pipeline …

Opinion: Tony Robbins on stock market corrections: Get used to them

When the stock market starts tumbling — especially when it’s down more than 10% — many people hit their pain threshold and start to sell. They’re …

Stock Markets

Weekly most popular JavaScript repositories. January, 30

This is my favorite topic - JS repositories on GitHub.<br>Originally I've posted this material to Syndicode blog.<p>There are many of them you can implement …

JavaScript