Dante Porter

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Structuring Your Project — The Hitchhiker's Guide to Python

Structuring Your Project¶<p>By “structure” we mean the decisions you make concerning how your project best meets its objective. We need to consider how …

Python Programming

8 great Python libraries for side projects

We have a saying in the Python/Django world: We came for the language and stayed for the community. That is true for most of us, but something else …

Python Programming

What is inheritance?

If you've gotten into the world of programming, you've probably heard the term <i>inheritance</i>. For some reason, this term is hard for people to explain …

JavaScript

Don’t look for the right answer. Try this instead

In solving problems, our first instinct is to find the right answer.<p>In boardrooms across America, executives fall over each other to be the first to …

Framing

21 Books Highly Recommended by Successful Executives

Looking for a good title to pick up? Here's where to start.<p>Whether you like to listen to audiobooks during your commute or spend your free time gaining new perspectives within the pages of hard copy, voracious readers are always looking for something good to consume. Here are nearly two dozen ideas …

Building Beautiful Command Line Interfaces with Python

Python CLI<i>building a command line interface using python..</i>Before we dive in building the command line application, lets take a quick peek at <b>Command</b> …

The Ultimate List of Python YouTube Channels

We couldn’t find a good, up-to-date list of Python developer or Python programming YouTube channels online.<p>Learning Python on YouTube is a viable …

Python Programming

Best (and Free!!) Resources to understand Nuts and Bolts of Deep learning

The internet is filled with tutorials to get started with Deep Learning. You can choose to get started with the superb Stanford courses CS221 or …

6 Books Every Programmer Should Read

I made an updated post about this, you can visit:<p><b>10 Programming Books you Need to Read</b><i><br>Sometimes we want to reach the next level on programming and we</i> …

A Trainer's Top 3 Hardest Core Exercises — Trust Us, Your Abs Will Be on Fire

I've done a ton of different core exercises in my time as a fitness trainer. Core happens to be one of my favorite things to teach. In my catalog of torture, I mean exercises, there are a few that even I dread bringing out because they are so brutal. We may have different tolerance levels of tough …

This is the free online course Bill Gates thinks everyone should take

We know Bill Gates has a stellar list of books for you to read but he is not done making recommendations. In a recent post on his blog he praised …

50 books that inspire Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos and other tech titans

We all know that the most successful entrepreneurs and CEOs have a great appetite for reading. But what books do they remember? Which ones do they …

Here are the 5 books you need to read this summer, according to Bill Gates

With summer fast approaching, it's time to start compiling your vacation reading list. And fortunately, Bill Gates is here to help.<p>On Monday, the …

Books

Finnish university's online AI course is open to everyone

It explains and discusses the elements of artificial intelligence.<p>Helsinki University in Finland has launched a course on artificial intelligence -- one that's completely free and open to everyone around the world. Unlike Carnegie Mellon's new undergrad degree in AI, which the institution created …

Top 10 Chest Workouts to Build Strength

Pushups - Modified Pushups<p>One of the most common chest exercises is the pushup. The pushup is an excellent way to work the chest without equipment. …

Want to Get Smarter? Read Something on This List

There’s a lot of hope today that playing mindless brain training games will make you smarter. But instead of trying a quick fix, why not read …

This Is the Most Popular Sweet Potato Recipe on Pinterest

It was sometime last year that I became deeply enamored of sweet potatoes. I don't do anything particularly special with them or anything — I simply …

19 Great Truths My Grandmother Told Me on Her 90th Birthday

<i>“I have seen and touched and danced and sang and climbed and loved and meditated on a lifetime spent living honestly. Should it all end tonight, I</i> …

4 Techniques for Testing Python Command-Line (CLI) Apps

You’ve just finished building your first Python command-line app. Or maybe your second or third. You’ve been learning Python for a while, and now …

Counterpoint: You shouldn't pay off your mortgage early

Eager to get rid of your mortgage? Think twice before paying it off ahead of schedule.<p>More than half of Americans own their homes rather than rent, and if you're one of them, you're probably used to getting a mortgage statement in the mail each month.<p>Now if you take a close at that statement before …

Personal Finance

Warren Buffett Once Told a 14-Year-Old Kid the Secret to Success in 1 Simple Sentence

At a Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting over a decade ago, Warren Buffett gave a 14-year-old a success lesson that was meant for all of us.<p>On May 1, 2004, Berkshire Hathaway held its annual meeting in Omaha, Nebraska, where nearly 20,000 people attended this annual ritual.<p>As reporter Jason Zweig …

Blue Pill: A 72MHz 32-Bit Computer for $2!

Some people love tiny houses, but I’m fascinated by tiny computers. My house is littered with Raspberry Pi’s, but recently my friend Andy Selle …

Learning Python: Best free books, tutorials and videos

There's a wealth of free resources out there, including books, sites, videos, and even courses.<p>If you want to learn a programming language in 2018 …

I retired a millionaire at 30 — this is the key to earning more money

• <b>Grant Sabatier became financially independent at age 30, after saving $1.25 million in five years.</b>• <b><br>The one thing anyone needs to do to make or save more money, or follow their passions, is find what their "next level" is, and push through it.</b>• <b><br>Automating your savings usually isn't enough to reach that</b> …

Personal Finance

Finding a CPU Design Bug in the Xbox 360

The recent reveal of Meltdown and Spectre reminded me of the time I found a related design bug in the Xbox 360 CPU – a newly added instruction whose …

This Raspberry Pi Kit Lets You Make Your Own Racing Robot

Dip your toes into robotics with this kit.<p>The Raspberry Pi is a fascinating tool. Who would’ve thought that a credit card-sized piece of machinery …

The Beauty of the Go Programming Language

I recently started exploring Go for some of my side projects and was really struck by its beauty.<p>I realized how beautifully it made a balance between …

Concurrency

Python Generators

What is a Generator?<p>A Python generator is a function that produces a sequence of results. It works by maintaining its local state, so that the …