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7 Reliable Prefab Companies in California

You don't have to look far to find a host of experienced designers and builders of prefab homes in the Golden State.<p>In a state where the weather ranges from the dry, arid heat of the Mojave Desert to the snowy mountaintops of Lake Tahoe, it can be difficult to imagine prefab homes that suit the …

<b>7 Cryptocurrency Investors You Need To Follow</b> | Inc.com

If you're looking for advice about cryptocurrencies, the most important voices to follow come from those who have put their money where their mouth is. Investors who have poured large sums into bitcoin, ethereum and other blockchain-backed currencies aren't just telling other people what to do. …

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Serverless Unsupervised Machine Learning with AWS Glue and Amazon Athena | Amazon Web Services

Have you ever had the need to segment a data set based on some of its attributes? K-means is one of the most common machine learning algorithms used …

Classes, Complexity, and Functional Programming

<i>When I use classes, when I don’t, what I do instead, and why</i><p>When it comes to applications intended to last, I think we all want to have simple code …

“Why We Didn’t Use A Framework” (Case Study)

When we set out to build MeetSpace (a video conferencing app for distributed teams), we had a familiar decision to make: What's our tech stack going …

Google’s TensorFlow Lite brings machine learning to Android devices

While discussing the future of Android at Google I/O, Dave Burke, a VP of engineering, announced a new version of TensorFlow optimized for mobile called TensorFlow lite. The new library will allow developers to build leaner deep learning models designed to run on Android smartphones.<p>As Google rolls …

Understanding Events in the Browser

What is an event?<p>Effectively an event is simply an <b>object</b> instantiated by the Event<b>interface</b>. If you do not have a clear understanding of what …

How we made Basecamp 3’s Android app 100% Kotlin

Our best advice based on a year of real-world shipping.Made with ❤️ in Chicago.We started our Kotlin journey a year ago based on two hunches: that it …

A Top Shelf Web Stack—Rails 5 API + ActiveAdmin + Create React App

Blending a rock-solid API and CMS with the absolute best in front-end tooling, built as a single project and hosted seamlessly on Heroku.<p><b>Update, 16</b> …

Nearly one year after launch, Apple Pay finds limited traction in China

<i>Editor’s note: This post originally appeared on TechNode, an editorial partner of TechCrunch based in China.</i><p>After a slow start, Apple Pay is now dominating its home country, the United States, but the same can’t be said of China where it is up against a different set of challenges.<p>Data from Boston …

LocusLabs Raises Series A to Scale Indoor Street View-Like Tech

<i>The leading indoor location platform in travel readies for growth in 2017 with Series A</i><p>SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–February 28, 2017–<p>LocusLabs, the leading indoor mapping & location platform in the travel industry, has announced a $3.5 million Series A round and has brought its indoor Street …

Complete guide to structuring large react + redux apps.

How I drastically improved react’s file structure in 7 minutes.<p>Warning: this tutorial is for advanced react users; beginners might have problems …

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The guide to learn GraphQL I wish I found few months go

Although I consider myself an intermediate JavaScript developer, I struggled for weeks to understand fundamental concepts which are obvious for those …

JavaScript

How to Create a Kotlin App and Secure it Using JSON Web Tokens (Part 1)

In this article, we’ll learn how to create a simple application using Kotlin, a statically typed programming language that targets the Java Virtual …

The Right Way to Test React Components

There’s a lot of confusion right now about the “right” way to test your React components. Should you write all your tests by hand, or only use …

JavaScript

31 Free Entrepreneurship Courses Worth Taking in 2017

• 522shares<p>Do you want to launch a business this year? Or may be you need help to grow your business. You can now take excellent entrepreneurship …

How To Install PPSSPP PlayStation Emulator On iOS 10 Without Jailbreak

Here's how to download and install PPSSPP PlayStation emulator IPA on iOS 10. No jailbreak is required for this to work on iPhone and iPad.<br>[ Continue …

10 Success lessons from Marc Andreessen – “Legend of Silicon Valley” for entrepreneurs

Share24<p>Tweet<p>Share268<p>+14<p>Shares 296<p>Marc Andreessen is a legendary figure in Silicon Valley — and worldwide. After launching Netscape 20 years ago, Marc …

Installing MXNet — mxnet documentation

The following installation instructions have been tested on Ubuntu 14.04 and 16.04.<p><b>Step 1</b> Install prerequisites - wget and latest pip.<p>Installing <i>MXNet</i> …

Exclusive: Blockchain platform developed by banks to be open-source | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - A blockchain platform developed by a group that includes more than 70 of the world’s biggest financial institutions is making its code publicly available, in what could become the industry standard for the nascent technology.<p>UBS employees work in the UBS "fintech lab" at Canary …

Techniques to scale agile across project teams and organizations | Zephyr

Once associated only with small application development projects and co-located teams of 8-10 members, the Agile methodology is now being …

Watch all six episodes of the series Trust Disrupted: Bitcoin and the Blockchain

Our latest video series explores the world of bitcoin and the blockchain, and you can now watch all six episodes on YouTube and TechCrunch.com.<p>The series features Nathaniel Popper, a <i>New York Times</i> reporter and the author of the book on which the series is based, along with several bitcoin …

The Ecommerce Proposal Guide for Shopify Experts – Shopify

<i>Proposals. No one likes writing them but they’re often required if you want to win over a new client. I’m going to help you up your proposal game, so</i> …

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Here's Why Utah Is a Magnet for Tech Startups

Qualtrics, a “customer-service experience management” company that specializes in gathering customer feedback through online surveys, is a big deal …

Tink Labs raises $125M to put its free-to-use smartphone in more hotel rooms worldwide

If you travel a lot, or even just a little, you’ll be sick of roaming bills, or frustrated by the inconvenience of the cheaper alternative: buying a local SIM and switching it with your regular one. Hong Kong-based Tink Labs believes it has a better solution, a designated mobile device in your …

New Bluetooth Toolkits to Make Developing for IoT Easier

The Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) has released several updates to their developer Bluetooth toolkit line-up. The latest toolkits empower …

A Complete Guide to eCommerce Conversion Optimization

No matter what type of product you sell, every e-commerce merchant has one key goal: sell more of it.<p>Conversions are the most important metric for …

35+ HTML & CSS Resources for Beginners

by Bradley Nice, Content Manager at ClickHelp.co — professional technical writing tool<p>In case you are not familiar with HTML and CSS, here’s a quick …

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JavaScript Monthly Top 10 for the Past Month

Top 10 JavaScript Articles for the Past Month (v.August)<p>We’ve observed nearly 1,900 JavaScript articles posted on August 2016 and picked the Top …