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Understanding nginx (proxying, reverse proxying, load balancing)

This piece was originally posted on my blog at legobox<p>Many think of Nginx as just a web server, yep it's a web server, and so much more, Nginx is …

DevOps

Comprehensive Beginner's Guide to Jupyter Notebooks for Data Science Machine Learning

Introduction<p>One of the most common question people ask is which IDE / environment / tool to use, while working on your data science projects. As you …

Python Programming

Confused about parentheses and brackets? Here’s help

Parentheses and brackets set off portions of text from the whole for various purposes.Parentheses, appearing almost exclusively in pairs, are usually …

Language

A guide to JavaScript Regular Expressions

• Introduction to Regular Expressions<br>• Hard but useful<br>• How does a Regular Expression look like<br>• How does it work?<br>• Anchoring<br>• Match items in ranges<br>• Matching a …

Python Programming

You don’t understand blockchain unless you understand this simple data structure

The blockchain is an immutable, ordered, back-linked list of blocks of transactions. If you want to truly understand blockchain you need to …

5 tips for architecting fast data applications

<i>Considerations for setting the architectural foundations for a fast data platform.</i>We live in the era of the connected experience, where our daily …

Big Data

Set Up Docker For Mac with Native NFS

Finally, a faster way to sync your development environment<p>Last week, Docker-For-Mac shipped with brand new native NFS support!<p>For those of us using …

How to rewrite your SQL queries in Pandas, and more

Introduction to Pandas, for developers already familiar with SQL.

Python Programming

How to Create an Interactive Dashboard with Crossfilter and Dc.Js: A tutorial

Create an Interactive Dashboard with Crossfilter and Dc.Js: A tutorialHow to build a dynamic dashboard in 5 minutes.<b>Crossfilter.js and dc.js are two</b> …

Big Data And AI: 30 Amazing (And Free) Public Data Sources For 2018

Machine learning, artificial intelligence, blockchains, predictive analytics – all amazing technologies which have promised to revolutionize business and society.<p>They are useless, however, without data. Fortunately for businesses and organizations which don’t have the resources to methodically …

Machine Learning

Pipeline

<i>Banzai Pipeline, or simply Pipeline is a tabletop reef break located in Hawaii, Oahu's North Shore. The most famous and infamous reef on the planet</i> …

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

Creating A GraphQL Server With Node.js And Express

Code<p>GraphQL is a language that enables you to provide a complete and understandable description of the data in your API. Furthermore it gives clients …

Learning these 5 microservice patterns will make you a better engineer

For a lot of engineers, getting into microservices can be tough, because it’s hard to decide where lines should be drawn. For me, 99% of services …

A Beginner’s Guide to Data Engineering — Part I

Data Engineering: The Close Cousin of Data Science<p>Motivation<p>The more experienced I become as a data scientist, the more convinced I am that data …

Comprehensive Breakdown Of Mesothelioma Law Firm (All You Need To Know 2018)

For quite a long time, mesothelioma, a life-threatening disease that can influence the lungs, abdomen, and a few other real organs, has been …

Kubernetes at GitHub

Over the last year, GitHub has gradually evolved the infrastructure that runs the Ruby on Rails application responsible for github.com and …

DevOps

Learn something new this year with these free online courses

Whether it’s a love for education, the drive to succeed, or just genuine curiosity, the hunger for knowledge and learning is what keeps us moving …

Computer Science

The Machine Learning Abstracts: Decision Trees

<b>By Narendra Nath Joshi, Carnegie Mellon.</b><p>To be or not to be, is the question? But it is, really? Or isn’t it really? OMG, this is addictive, isn’t it? …

You Already Know You Need to Tell Your Business Story. Here's the 5-Step Process to Doing It Right | Inc.com

If you are proposing a merger or acquisition, or simply seeking an investor for your business, the process is the same. You have to put together a convincing story of a win-win opportunity for both sides.<p>This may seem intuitively obvious, but as an angel investor, I have heard hundreds of new …

Entrepreneurship

13 Motivational Quotes (and Proven Strategies) to Dramatically Improve Sales | Inc.com

Sales are the lifeblood of any business -- but selling is hard. When you're struggling to find new prospects, it's easy to get down. When you're struggling to turn prospects into customers, it's easy to get discouraged. When that happens, you need to get yourself -- and your sales -- back on …

Motivation

10 Free Must-Read Books for Machine Learning and Data Science

<b>By Matthew Mayo, KDnuggets.</b><p>What better way to enjoy this spring weather than with some free machine learning and data science ebooks? Right? …

Machine Learning

Best Python Books

by Bradley Nice, Content Manager at ClickHelp.co — best technical writing tool<p>Let’s ask Wikipedia what kind of language Python is.<p><b>Python</b> is a widely …

Python Programming

Speeding up CI with Node and Docker

Sessions is temporarily moving to YouTube, check out all our new videos here.<p>Will Munn speaking at London Node User Group in May, 2017<p>989Views<p><b>Great</b> …

Node University: | Dockerizing Node and Connecting Multiple Containers

Dockerizing Node and Connecting Multiple Containers<p>This blog post is part of the course <i>Node in Production with Docker and AWS</i> at Node University.<p>In …

Best Swift Books In 2017

by Bradley Nice, Content Manager at ClickHelp.co<p>First of all, what is Swift?<p><b>Swift</b> is a general-purpose, multi-paradigm, compiled programming language …

Introduction to Kubernetes: How to Deploy a Node.js Docker App

While container technology has existed for years, Docker really took it mainstream. A lot of companies and developers now use containers to ship …