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Learn how to build 15 Arduino projects from scratch

Makers and hobbyists love Arduino development boards for a reason: they make it easy to get started with homebrew electronics. All you need to interact with LEDs, sensors, and other hardware components is a $7 microcontroller and a reasonably-capable PC for programming. To help you wrap your head …

11 Experimental CSS Projects That’ll Blow Your Mind

There’s a lot you can do with just CSS and a web browser. Great developers love to push the envelope and show just how much is possible.While …

Web Design

How to build a dynamic Email template in under 10 minutes

Automated emails have come a long way in the past couple of years. What used to be a text-only email, today contains various forms, dynamic links, …

Get started with Raspberry Pi 1, Zero, or Zero W and Python

Introduction<p>In this guide we will build a simple <b>Python</b> web server project on a <b>Raspberry Pi 1, Zero, or Zero W</b>. At its most basic, the process for …

Machine Learning Top 10 Articles For the Past Month (v.Sep 2017)

For the past month<b>,</b> we’ve ranked nearly 1,400 Machine Learning articles to pick the Top 10 stories that can help advance your career. (0.7% chance to …

Top 10 ES6 features by example

Though ES6 specification is not super-fresh, I think that many developers are still not so familiar with it. The main reason is probably poor support …

Node.JS Top 10 Articles For the Past Month (v.Sep 2017)

<b>For the past month,</b> we’ve ranked nearly 1,300 Node.JS articles to pick the Top 10 stories that can help advance your career (0.7% chance to be picked …

How to Install Django with Apache on CentOS 7

Intermediate<p>Table of Contents<p>Introduction<p>Django is a free and open-source high-level web framework written in python that can be used for developing …

The Serious Physics Behind a Double Pendulum Fidget Spinner

I am going to make a prediction. As people start to get bored with their fidget spinners, they are going to start playing with these double pendulum …

How to set up site theming with CSS variables

CSS Custom Properties, commonly known as CSS variables, have been steadily making their way into browsers for some time now. With the release of …

CSS

Creating Progressive Web Apps Using Angular

Progressive web applications are the new <b>standard</b> in this modern era of web development. They’re pure web applications built with the very web …

Why Every Developer Should Learn Javascript?

To start let’s take a look at just what is Javascript. It is a front-end web development language, and contrary to its name, Javascript is not an …

JavaScript

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A Beginner’s Guide to CSS Front End Frameworks

CSS frameworks provide a basic structure for designing consistent solutions to tackle common recurring issues across front end web development. They …

Introducing ‘dark DNA’ – the phenomenon that could change how we think about evolution

Some animals seem to have missing genes – but the reality is a lot more intriguing.<p>DNA sequencing technology is helping scientists unravel questions …

Machine Learning Is Everywhere, But What Is It Exactly?

From Google’s language translation app to autonomous cars, machine learning has become a key ingredient in multiple areas of our lives—but what …

Machine Learning

JavaScript project ideas and practical uses

<i>This article originally appeared on Simple Steps Code which tries its best to help people learn JavaScript and actually remember it.</i><p>Over and over, I …

RxJS Essentials. Part 1: Basic terms

Today, I’m starting a series of articles about programming with reactive extensions. This series is about the JavaScript RxJS library, but in the …

JavaScript

Easy and powerful reverse proxy and load balancing with Docker

I build a lot of websites, and I run them in Docker containers. What happens is, I end up with URLs like this 0.0.0.0:1234.<p>This is a problem …

How to give your Raspberry Pi 'state-of-the art computer vision' using Intel's Neural Compute Stick

The Intel Movidius Neural Compute Stick promises to boost the rate at which the Pi can carry out vision-related tasks like facial and object …

The Most Intense Cosmic Explosion Out There Has Been Captured as It Happened

by Science Alert August 2, 2017 Off World 6982<p>Peter Dockrill<p>Cosmic Explosions<p>The most powerful kind of cosmic explosions known to science are called …

A visual explanation of quantum mechanics

From the ViaScience YouTube channel comes this 31-part video explainer of quantum mechanics. As the introduction video notes, there is a fair bit of …

How to inspect the memory usage of a process in Node.Js

<i>Originally published on valentinog.com/blog on July 10, 2017</i><p>While everyone seems to agree about the fact that premature optimization could be …

The chaos game and the Sierpinski triangle

The chaos game is played as follows. Pick a starting point at random. Then at each subsequent step, pick a triangle vertex at random and move half …

How to Optimize Your Workflow as a Web Designer and Developer by Using CodeKit

Over the past year, CodeKit has really helped optimize my workflow and alleviate the headaches that come with the setup process of a new project or …

Top 15 Python Libraries For Data Science In 2017 | Articles | Chief Data Officer

As Python has gained a lot of traction in the recent years in the Data Science industry, I wanted to outline some of its most useful libraries for …

Giving and Receiving Great Code Reviews

Taking part in code reviews has been one of the most interesting learning experiences in my career. I’ve done some really dumb stuff and I’ve learnt …

What is Javascript's `new` keyword doing under the hood?

Good morning, afternoon, evening, night. I have some things to share with you about the new keyword in Javascript. Important things.<p>I'll start with …

Pivoting To Understand Quicksort [Part 1]

Whether or not you’re new to sorting algorithms or familiar with some of them already, you’ve probably heard or read about today’s algorithm in some …

Build a full-fledge Markdown app with Electron

Have you ever wanted to develop desktop apps while being a true web developer without even caring about the native architecture or the language most …