Mirza Pašić

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How to Build a ToDo App Using React, Redux, and Webpack

In this tutorial I'm going to show you how to create a simple “ToDo” app using React, Redux, a little bit of Node, and Cosmic JS. For the sake of …

James Webb Space Telescope Celebrated in Stunning New Video

NASA has some high hopes for the James Webb Space Telescope, which finished “cold” phase of its construction at the end of November, 2016. The result …

Einstein's Theory Just Put the Brakes on the Sun's Spin

Although the sun is our nearest star, it still hides many secrets. But it seems that one solar conundrum may have been solved and a theory originally …

Physics

Building a Store Finder With Node.js and Redis

Learn to harness the power of Redis GEO commands to build a rudimentary store finder in Node.js.

JavaScript

Database Caching With Redis

2.4 Database row caching<p>In this chapter so far, we’ve moved login and visitor sessions from our relational database and web browser to Redis, we’ve …

Neural Redis

<i>Machine learning is like highschool sex. Everyone says they do it, nobody really does, and no one knows what it actually is.</i> -- @Mikettownsend.<p>Neural …

Learn HTTP/2 Server Push by Building Express Middleware

In the previous post, we learned how to perform HTTP/2 server push in a Node server. We also covered the benefits of server push there so to avoid …

JavaScript

This 1 Morning Routine Saves Me 20 Hours a Week

The first 3 hours of your day are your most precious for maximized productivity.<p>The traditional 9-5 workday is poorly structured for high productivity. Perhaps when most work was physical labor it made sense, but not in the knowledge-working world we now live in.<p>Although this may seem obvious …

Astronomers Catch Rare Sight of Incredibly Massive Star's Formation

The star is so big, other smaller stars could be forming in orbit around it.<p>The biggest stars in the galaxy take about 100,000 years to form, which is the blink of an eye in astronomical terms. (A smaller star like the sun takes millions of years to form.) So it is rare to find a star more than …

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Elon Musk leads Tesla effort to build house roofs entirely out of solar panels

In latest clean energy plan, Tesla purchases SolarCity to make solar ‘shingles’: ‘It’s not a thing on the roof. It is the roof,’ CEO says<p>A new venture spearheaded by Elon Musk will create house roofs made entirely of solar panels, in a sweeping expansion of Tesla’s clean energy ambitions.<p>Tesla has …

Tesla

Physicists confirm possible discovery of fifth force of nature

Recent findings indicating the possible discovery of a previously unknown subatomic particle may be evidence of a fifth fundamental force of nature, …

How Does Dark Energy Stretch Our Universe?

Scientists have just mapped 1.2 million galaxies! Here's how this 3D map can be used to learn about dark energy and dark matter.<p>Heads up, mapmakers. …

Dark Matter

The Year's Best Astronomy Photos Will Take You to Another Dimension

The Royal Observatory in Greenwich has announced its shortlist for the Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition. From nebulas and …

Mounting evidence suggests 'hobbits' were wiped out by modern humans' ancestors 50,000 years ago

It might not yet be enough to convince a jury, but mounting evidence suggests ancestors of modern humans wiped out the world's only known population of hobbits.<p>A race of 3.5ft tall humans - known as "hobbits" - were using stone tools on the Indonesian island of Flores 50,000 years ago but then …

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Idiomatic Python: comprehensions

We're lucky to have a few people on our team who have been programming in Python for quite a while (I myself have been using the language now for …

Idiomatic Python: boolean expressions

You might think that boolean expressions -- most frequently used as conditional guards which are the the bit of code that tests whether an if or …

Boosting Sales With Machine Learning

How we use natural language processing to qualify leads<p>In this blog post I’ll explain how we’re making our sales process at Xeneta more effective by …

​Google's AI software is moving into your iPhone

Google's artificial intelligence software, smart enough to help vanquish the world's top Go player and answer your email, is coming to your iPhone.<p>On Monday, Google published an early version of TensorFlow (the 0.9 release candidate) that adds support for iOS, the software that powers Apple iPhones …

We may soon finally know what a black hole actually looks like

<b>(CNN) —</b> Despite what Christopher Nolan's "Interstellar" and fancy NASA visualizations may have led you to believe, we've never actually seen a black hole.<p>We know they're there. There's one at the center of our Milky Way galaxy, Sagittarius A*, for that matter.<p>But while Sagittarius A* is around 24 …

Mars Is Emerging From an Ice Age

New observations suggest that Mars has very periodic ice ages showing that the polar ice caps grow and shrink as the planet warms or cools similar to …

How to Sprinkle ReactJS into an Existing Web Application

Often times when diving into a new technology, whether it be a JavaScript framework or CSS methodology, we are faced with the challenge of How do I …

Software Engineering

The Redux ecosystem

New MIT Tool Quickly Roots Out Hidden Web App Security Bugs

In 50 Ruby on Rails web apps it quickly busted 23 previously undiagnosed vulnerabilities.<p>It's a funny time for software testing. As more and more software is replaced by web applications—the cloud, that is—software bugs have more and more come to mean security holes. That is, interacting with …

Programming

Physicist says data from neutrino experiment are ‘gorgeous’

The 260 members of the NOvA Neutrino Experiment recently reported their initial findings in two papers. The team is trying get a clearer picture of …

Deep learning will be huge — and here’s who will dominate it

Artificial intelligence* is developing much faster than we thought. Just last month, Google’s DeepMind AI beat Lee Sedol, a legendary Go player, at his own game in a defining moment for the industry. What enabled this win is a relatively new AI technique called deep learning, which is transforming …

Artificial Intelligence

Eloquent Create, Update, New...the Untold Story

Eloquent Create, Update, New...the Untold Story 2016-04-01<p>Tag: Laravel 5.1+, Eloquent<p>Like zombies, they lurch forward out of the swirling fog of the …

Online Life