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Essential Tips and Tricks for Starting Machine Learning with Python

We describe some essential hacks and tricks for practicing machine learning with Python. Covers most important libraries, and the overall approach.

Machine Learning

Build a chat app in the terminal using Python

<b>Pusher</b>, our weekly sponsor, makes communication and collaboration APIs that power apps all over the world, supported by easy to integrate SDKs for …

Raspberry Pi JetBrains PyCharm Setup

Developers and Raspberry Pi enthusiasts that would like to use IDE’s with the awesome Pi mini PC may be interested in a new tutorial which has been …

8 Best Python IDEs for Linux Programmers

Python is a general-purpose programming language for building anything; from backend web development, data analysis, artificial intelligence to …

Python Top 45 Tutorials for the Past Year (v.2018)

If you’re looking for..<p>Open Source Python Projects of the Year (avg. 4,078 ⭐️): Click here<br>• Machine Learning Top Articles of the Year: Click here<p><i>(The</i> …

Learning Python without Library Overload

I was just browsing Quora after coming back from dinner, and there were lot of night owls asking “How do I learn XYZ from scratch?”<p>Naturally, I …

Top Raspberry Pi operating systems | ZDNet

Raspbian<p>This is the official operating system of the Raspberry Pi Foundation. It's based on Debian Linux and optimized for the Raspberry Pi hardware. …

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 …

Here's a Chilling Glimpse of the Privacy-Free Future

The computers are watching.<p>Imagine if you lost your keys and instead of fishing around in the couch cushions, you could just pull out your phone and search for them. Just a quick, textual query with a quick response that they're on your desk, you doofus. This is not only possible; it's possible …

The awesome Android Remix OS fork will soon breathe life into virtually any old PC

Jide, the company behind the desktop-optimized fork of Android called Remix OS, has announced that the platform is being updated to support a whole range of old hardware, as well as bringing new features and squashing bugs.<p>While last month’s announcement brought an alpha version of the OS for X86 …

Donald Trump: I Would ‘Force’ Apple to Hack San Bernardino Killer’s iPhone

During an MSNBC town hall Wednesday evening, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump caught Apple in his crosshairs, saying that, if he was president, he would “force” the company to work with the government to hack into an iPhone beloning to one of the San Bernardino, California, …

New ‘Mazar’ Android malware spreads via SMS, tricks users into granting a malicious app full permissions

Danish security firm Heimdal has detected a nasty piece of malware that spreads via SMS and tricks users into downloading a malicious app. The text message containing the download link has already been sent to 100,000 phones in Denmark, though common sense security practices should keep users …

Apps

Learn Google’s Language With The Python Programming Bootcamp ($39)

From beginners to professionals, if you can envision a career as a computer programmer, <b>The Python Programming Bootcamp</b> is exactly the course bundle …

How White Hat Hackers Stole Crypto Keys from an Offline Laptop in Another Room

"The attacks are completely non-intrusive: we did not modify the targets or open their chassis."<p>In recent years, air-gapped computers, which are disconnected from the internet so hackers can not remotely access their contents, have become a regular target for security researchers. Now, researchers …

Icons, fonts, tools and more resources for Android developers

An app is much more than just a bunch of code and an idea. To really bring your app to life, you’re going to need a lot of additional resources including images, fonts, animations, icons, sound effects, music and more. This is great if you’re someone who loves all aspects of design and is …

“Internet of Things” security is hilariously broken and getting worse

Shodan search engine is only the latest reminder of why we need to fix IoT security.<p>Shodan, a search engine for the Internet of Things (IoT), …

Lean Startups

Why Python 3 exists

This month I held a Q&A at PuPPy (the Puget Sound Python users group) that eventually led to me explaining why Python 3 came into existence and the …

ArrayFire Python Bindings

ArrayFire is a high performance library for parallel computing with an easy-to-use API. It enables users to write scientific computing code that is …

Reducers explained (through Python)

Last year, Clojure introduced a new library called core.reducers, which represented a new, efficient way to deal with operations across collections …

Python: Common Newbie Mistakes, Part 1

This post is a few years old now, so some details (or my opinions) might be out of date.<br>I would still love to hear your feedback in the comments …

The master algorithm is going to change life as we know it - The Kernel

It’s safe to say that most of us probably don’t spend a lot of time thinking about algorithms. We go to Amazon and notice we have new recommendations …

Whatever happened to CyanogenMod? What is LineageOS?

CyanogenMod is a custom ROM for Android that was once the talk of the town. In its prime, you could find Cyanogen on millions of devices, each of which would enjoy a number of benefits over regular stock Android. In fact, it even came pre-loaded on a number of handsets, some of which are available …

Learn how to practically apply one of the most beginner-friendly programming languages

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Shutterstock Python is a relatively friendly programming language for beginners , and data science is relatively well-paying career …

Programming

Counting Things in Python: A History

Sometimes the Pythonic way to solve a problem changes over time. As Python has evolved, so has the Pythonic way to count list items.Let’s look at …

Python Programming

10 Top Programming Languages For Learning To Code

Everyone wants to learn how to code, but what is the best entry point? Here are 10 top ways to check "programming" off your skills life-list.<p>1 of …

Business Technology

Overview of Python Visualization Tools

Bokeh<p>Bokeh is different from the prior 3 libraries in that it does not depend on matplotlib and is geared toward generating visualizations in modern …

Data Visualization