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The Founders Of The World’s Five Largest Companies All Follow The 5-Hour Rule

<b>Bill Gates. Steve Jobs. Warren Buffett. Jeff Bezos. Larry Page.</b> They are all polymaths too.The founders of the five largest companies in the …

Learning

Part 1 – Role of the DBA When Moving to Amazon RDS: Responsibilities | Amazon Web Services

Database administrators (DBAs) are under tremendous pressure every day to deliver value to the business across a variety of fronts. In general, a …

Databases

Docker for Beginners Part 1 – Containers and Virtual Machines

Part 1 - Containers and Virtual Machines<p>Hello!<p>This is the <b>Part 1</b> from the Docker series - Docker for Beginners in 8 Parts. In this post we're going to …

Currying in JS

The Many Ways<p>Currying<p>Named after Haskell Brooks Curry, <b>currying</b> is the process of breaking down a function into a series of functions that each take a</b> …

The January release of SQL Operations Studio is now available

<b>We are excited to announce the January release of</b> <b>SQL Operations Studio</b> <b>is now available.</b><p>Download SQL Operations Studio and review the release notes to …

MacTrast Deals: KlikR Universal Remote Control

- Dec 30, 2017<p>The coin-sized KlikR Universal Remote Control allows you to control any infrared remote controlled electronic product, right from your …

23 startups that became unicorns in 2017, scoring valuations of $1 billion or more

A year ago, the venture capital industry looked like it was going to tighten its belt and bring valuations back to earth. But in 2017, venture investment continued to flow heavily and is on track to match or exceed dollars deployed in 2016, says PitchBook, a database that tracks such deals.<p>Mega …

Startups

My Must-Have Mac Apps, 2017 Edition – MacStories - page 2

Utilities<p>The utilities I use on my Mac fall into a couple of categories. First, there are those apps that are so core to my use of macOS that they may as well be part of the operating system themselves. These are the first apps I install if I’m setting up a fresh Mac. The second category of …

Apps

From callbacks to async/await

I built the same program 4 different ways. I started with callbacks, moved on to Promises, used generators, and finished up with async/await.<p>The …

TLDR is what Linux man pages always should have been

If you get stuck using a Linux tool, the first port of call shouldn’t be to Stack Overflow, but rather its “man pages.” Man — which is short for manual — retrieves documentation for a given program. Unfortunately, this can often be dense, hard to understand, and lacking in practical examples to …

How JavaScript works: A comparison with WebAssembly + why in certain cases it’s better to use it…

How JavaScript works: A comparison with WebAssembly + why in certain cases it’s better to use it over JavaScript<p>This is post # 6 of the series …

JavaScript

Async/Await Will Make Your Code Simpler

Or How I Learned to Stop Writing Callback Functions and Love Javascript ES8.<p>Sometimes modern Javascript projects get out of hand. A major culprit in …

Selenium With Headless Chrome On Travis CI

How do you run any browser automation tool in a CI environment, like Travis, where there is no graphical browser? How can your Selenium tests run in …

How we build our Product Roadmap at Asana

Before Asana I worked at Google and Microsoft, and I learned two very different ways of approaching company strategy.<p>Microsoft was very top-down: Our …

LINQ ( Language Integrated Query )

<b>What is LINQ ?</b><p>Developers across the world have always encountered problems in querying data because of the lack of a defined path and need to master …

What’s the Difference Between Leading, Kerning and Tracking?

Before you become famous for creating the next best typeface, you have to learn the basics of type design. The first step to perfecting any new font …

Make "Serverless" Simple

A framework for building JavaScript Applications with AWS API Gateway and Lambda<p>Amazon Web Services API gateway and Lambda are great tools for …

rsync for cloud storage

Rclone<p>Rclone is a command line program to sync files and directories to and from:<p>Amazon Drive<br>• Amazon S3<br>• Backblaze B2<br>• Box<br>• Ceph<br>• DigitalOcean …

I Spent a Month Meditating On the Go and Now I'm Hooked

Subway zen FTW.<p>From an inevitable quarter-life crisis to pre-/post-election anxieties, it's no wonder 2016 is the year I finally gave into the idea of meditation. The inside of my brain was like the bottom of my carry-all—a crazy, scrambled mess. And instead of pausing and taking the all of five …

OpenCV: OpenCV modules

Google’s Cloud Machine Learning service is now in public beta

Google announced a number of updates to its cloud computing services at a small event in San Francisco this morning. These updates touch Google’s machine learning services, as well as its database and analytics services, and include an update to how it supports its users.<p>The company’s focus today, …

Most Active Data Scientists, Free Books, Notebooks & Tutorials on Github

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Tutorials

Atomic is like Google Docs for interface prototyping

Meet Atomic, a prototyping service for your next mobile app or website. It works in your browser, but it’s a lot more powerful than you’d expect. Atomic handles animations and lets you make interactive designs. And you can collaborate on your designs with your team in real time.<p>The startup launched …

TensorFlow for R

TensorFlow™ is an open source software library for numerical computation using data flow graphs. Nodes in the graph represent mathematical …

Easy Beautiful Text for Cricut Design Space

Mountain Duck 1.5.5 – Mount server and cloud storage as a local disk. | macOS Apps | Mac Games | AppKed

<b>Mountain Duck</b>, based on the solid open-source foundation of Cyberduck, allows you to mount remote volumes in Finder on OS X and File Explorer on …

So You Want to be a Functional Programmer (Part 1)

Taking that first step to understanding Functional Programming concepts is the most important and sometimes the most difficult step. But it doesn’t …

Programming

HTTPie: a CLI, cURL-like tool for humans

HTTPie (pronounced <i>aitch-tee-tee-pie</i>) is a command line HTTP client. Its goal is to make CLI interaction with web services as human-friendly as …

Two tools for quick and easy web application load testing during development

I was on the ASP.NET Community Standup this morning and Jon mentioned a new tool for load testing called "Netling." This got me to thinking about …

Software Development