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Displaying Data Tables Fast Using Clusterize.js

If you have big amounts of data that you want to display in tabular shape within an HTML document, you should always keep an eye on the website’s …

The 53 startups that will be huge in 2016, according to venture capitalists

Who better to ask than the startup experts, the VCs that watch them, guide them, hear their pitches, and fund them?<p>So we reached out to a handful of top VCs and asked them which of their young or growth-stage startups did they think were going to boom in 2016.<p>We also asked them which startups …

Venture Capital

Simple end-to-end TensorFlow examples

I’ve been reading papers about deep learning for several years now, but until recently hadn’t dug in and implemented any models using deep learning …

9 Questions To Ask Before You Accept A Startup Job

45+ JavaScript Blogs to Follow

JavaScript is a programming language designed to aid with web page interactivity. It’s made to be built into web browsers such as Internet Explorer, …

Let’s Build A Simple Interpreter. Part 2.

In their amazing book “The 5 Elements of Effective Thinking” the authors Burger and Starbird share a story about how they observed Tony Plog, an …

Learn Swift

A whirlwind tour of the Swift programming language<p>Swift is a wonderful language that gives you an easy entry-point into the Apple developer …

10+ Useful Javascript Libraries for Your New Project

JavaScript Library is basically a pre-written scripting language that ease the development of <b>JavaScript</b> based applications such as AJAX and other …

Six works of Computer Science-Fiction

Apr 27, 2015<p>Computer Science-Fiction1 is not actually fiction. Instead, these are books of computer science and/or programming that when you read …

Wall Street's Scrambling to Catch Up With Silicon Valley

In his annual letter to shareholders, JP Morgan Chase CEO and stereotypical master of the universe Jamie Dimon seemed uncharacteristically concerned. …

Developers: Why You Shouldn't Skip Documentation

In the development realm of mobile apps, web apps, desktop apps, or JavaScript libraries, documentation plays an important role that could determine …

7 reasons why frameworks are the new programming languages

In the 1980s, the easiest way to start a nerd fight was to proclaim that your favorite programming language was best. C, Pascal, Lisp, Fortran? …

What's Selling Out At Sephora, Net-A-Porter, & More

We love to tell you all about products we think are the bomb: We're beauty editors. It's what we do. But, even we can't vet <i>everything</i>. That's why we …

The Terrible Technical Interview

Traditional technical interviews are terrible for everyone. They’re a bad way for companies to evaluate candidates. They’re a bad way for candidates to evaluate companies. They waste time and generate stress on both sides. Almost everyone, if pressed, will admit this. And yet they persist.<p>I humbly …

10 of the coolest cloud programming languages

If you want to pick a portfolio of computer languages to master, look at these 10 great options that are used across the cloud computing world.<p>When …

Clojure

How 2 Georgia fraternity brothers created Yik Yak, a controversial app that became a ~$400 million business in 365 days

By the end of the day, Long estimates her fellow students had written thousands of yaks, short messages posted publicly to other users within a 1.5-mile radius.<p>A few months before that, Long was hospitalized after she attempted suicide. The 17-year-old junior was distraught to read yaks that not …

Algorithmia Launches With More Than 800 Algorithms On Its Marketplace

Algorithmia, the startup that raised $2.4 million last August to connect academics building powerful algorithms and the app developers who could put them to use, just brought its marketplace out of private beta.<p>More than 800 algorithms are available on the marketplace, providing the smarts needed …

24 Drugstore Products Hollywood's Top Makeup Artists Swear By

Never before has the gap between drugstore and prestige products been so small. Which, to anyone on a budget, is some <i>really</i> good news. In fact, many …

Red Carpet

Make a Lisp in Nim

2015-03-04 · Nim · Programming<p>I spent the last weekend working through the amazing guide for Make a Lisp, writing a Lisp interpreter in Nim. The …

11 skills you need to master to land a $100,000 engineering job at Google

Google is the most desirable employer on Earth.<p>Engineers are the rock stars there — and they’re paid accordingly.<p>Interns start at $70,000 to $90,000 salaries, while software engineers pull in $118,000 and senior software engineers make an average of $152,985.<p>But one does not simply walk into the …

An Introduction to Unix

<b>Everybody Knows How to Use a Computer, but Not Everyone Knows How to Use the Command Line. Yet This is the Gateway to Doing Anything and Everything</b> …

15 Tech Experts Share Their Best Advice for Novice Programmers

If you had to give advice to a novice programmer, what would you say? Take a look at some of the helpful tips and suggestions these tech influencers …

Mumbling Isn’t a Sign of Laziness—It’s a Clever Data-Compression Trick - Facts So Romantic

Many of us have been taught that pronouncing vowels indistinctly and dropping consonants are symptoms of slovenly speech, if not outright disregard …

10 JavaScript Libraries For Interactive Graphs And Charts

As we know Graphs and Charts are very useful in displaying data visually rather than displaying data in tables. So here are some best Javascript …

Harmful GOTOs, Premature Optimizations, and Programming Myths are the Root of all Evil

What follows is the presentation I gave in the inaugural meeting of Papers We Love Madrid. The subject of the talk was the paper Structured …

What interests reddit?

A network analysis of 84M comments by 200K users<p>December 24, 2014 by Mark<p>Everyone has interests: topics close to their hearts that they are eager to …