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New WiFithing Internet Of Things Hardware Requires No Programming (video)

WiFithing has created a new piece of hardware specifically designed to create Internet of Things projects that requires no coding and can be used …

Getting started with open source machine learning

Machine learning is quickly becoming a critical skill for developers to enhance their applications and their careers, better understand data, and to …

Machine Learning

OS.js Is A New Javascript Based Open Source Operating System Running In Your Browser

Did you ever wish to use an operating system that ran just like a website inside your web browser? OS.js, a JavaScript-based open source operating …

Teaching algorithms for Big Data

“algorithms for Big Data” (sometimes the name can slightly vary) is a new graduate class that has been introduced by many top computer science …

Machine Learning

5 of the best interaction design trends of 2015

In the MailChimp example above, the confirmation window is an essential part of the email marketing user flow. Adding a fun graphic and some humorous copy adds some enjoyment at no cost (not to mention undercuts some of the tension of sending a mass email).<p>Here are some quick tips for delightful …

10 web design trends that ruled 2015

Another practical trend popularized by the mobile movement, card layouts display a wealth of content in a clean, organized manner attuned to browsing. Each individual card contains all the relevant information a user needs to know, usually:<p>Enticing image<br>• Title<br>• Description (or relevant tags)<br>• Control …

Programming Hate Into AI Will Be Controversial, But Possibly Necessary

In the last few years, the topic of artificial intelligence (AI) has been thrust into the mainstream. No longer just the domain of sci-fi fans, nerds or Google engineers, I hear people discussing AI at parties, coffee shops and even at the dinner table: My five-year-old daughter brought it up the …

Consciousness

30+ Free Creative HTML5 CSS3 jQuery DropDown Menus - Web Creative All

Free HTML5 CSS3 jQuery drop down navigation menu with tutorial and examples coding download free. we provide best of best HTML5 CSS3 jQuery DropDown …

Colorful children's book introduces kids to the basics of code

On one page, you’ll see an illustration of kid scientists assembling multi-eyed orange creatures. On another, an amicable blue furry creature leads a …

Create simple http server in Java

Create a simple Http Server using Java SDK and process GET/POST requests in a flexible way

Java

Students in Switzerland built a wheelchair that knows how to climb stairs

<i>(By Jim Drury, Reuters) –</i> An electric wheelchair that can climb most stairs, including spiral staircases, has been developed by Zurich-based students.<p>The Scalevo Wheelchair can mount one stair per second and was designed by 10 students at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH Zurich) and …

28 Powerful Open Source CSS Frameworks & Libraries

Web Developers who work smart are often building on top of pre-existing frameworks. Open source CSS libraries are not hard to find – including many …

Web Design

How to Get Over Your Fear of Coding

Coding is one of the most practical skills to have these days, and even if you’re not going to use it for professional purposes, having basic …

Facebook is open-sourcing its Parse SDKs, starting with iOS, Android, and Mac OS X

Facebook today announced that it will open-source all of its software development kits (SDKs) for Parse, the mobile backend service that it acquired in 2013.<p>Parse’s iOS, Android, and Mac OS X SDKs are already available on GitHub for developers to download and build on. More SDKs will be coming …

Blender - Creating Darth Vader Helmet Tutorial

<b>[Instructor] Steve Lund</b><p>In this tutorial, Steve Lund covers the process of modeling, unwrapping, texturing and rendering the Darth Vader helmet from …

Web Design

What I learned by reading Businessweek's incredible 38,000-word article on code

I read the whole thing online this afternoon, and it's remarkable. I could see it being taught in journalism classes years from now, like Gay Talese's "Frank Sinatra Has a Cold" or John Hersey's "Hiroshima."<p>It takes something both very important and hard to understand, and makes it understandable …

Computer Science

30 Java Programming Tips and Best Practices for Beginners

Java is one of the most popular programming languages – be it Win applications, Web Applications, Mobile, Network, consumer electronic goods, set top …

How Facebook is eating the $140 billion hardware market

Facebook's extraordinary Open Compute Project is doing for hardware what Linux, Android, and many other popular products did for software: making it free and "open source."<p>That means that anyone can look at, use, or modify the designs of the hugely expensive computers that big companies use to run …

Goldman Sachs

Why Android’s “factory reset” isn’t really secure

One day soon you may want to trade in your smartphone for a newer, better model. And before you do, you’ll want to delete all your photos, e-mails, app accounts, and other personal data—anything you wouldn’t want to get into a stranger’s hands.<p>The standard advice is to do a factory data reset, …

Information Systems

The ultimate guide to learning anything faster

<i>“If only I learned about investing when I was still in my early twenties…”</i><p>If only.<p>For many of us, there are more things we want to learn than we have time.<p>As information becomes more readily accesible online, the number of things we want to learn is only continuing to increase. And the only …

Self-improvement

27+ CSS3 Menu Tutorials For Designers - Web Creative All

Here is different CSS3 Menu Tutorials For Designers,which can help you build a clean navigation by yourself.This list is helpful for who are looking …

CSS JavaScript Animations and Transitions Library

Popmotion gives the power of JavaScript merged with the simplicity of CSS to make declarative animations easily on your HTML, SVG and React projects. …

JavaScript

The 10 Algorithms That Dominate Our World

Internet pictures can hide code that leaves you open to hacks (update: criticism)

You might want to be more cautious the next time you click on an internet image link sent by a stranger -- much like the pirate cat photo you see above, that adorable picture could be hiding something sinister. Security researcher Saumil Shah has developed a security exploit that uses steganography …

Sticky Positioning with Nothing but CSS

Sticking elements, when the user scrolls to a certain point, has become a common pattern in modern web design. This behaviour has been proposed (and …

Web Design

Linux creator says Windows, OS X, iOS and Android are all malware

Richard Stallman, known for his instrumental role in the creation of Linux, has written an opinion piece arguing that nearly any operating system you …

OS X

Watch: Microsoft shows us how to port Android apps to Windows 10

At the Build Developer Conference on Wednesday, Microsoft shocked us all by announcing that Android and iOS app developers would be able to port …

Software