Sean Stapleton

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Coding snobs are not helping our children prepare for the future

Earlier this week, Carmen Fariña, the chancellor of America’s largest school system, announced that the ambitious plan to bring computer science education to New York City’s 1.1 million public school students would expand in September to include elementary schools. The goal is to give all the …

Computer Science

App of the Week: Vrse brings virtual reality videos to any iOS or Android device

Virtual reality is the most exciting technology since the birth of the smartphone, and while consumer headsets are now available, most are expensive …

Elon Musk's Artificial Intelligence Group Opens A 'Gym' To Train A.I.

To focus on algorithms as versatile as the human brain<p>In any scientific arena, good research is able to be replicated. If others can mimic your experiment and get the same results, that bodes well for the validity of the finding. And if others can tweak your study to get better results, that's of …

Artificial Intelligence

CERN Just Dropped 300 Terabytes of Raw Collider Data to the Internet

Yesterday, the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) dropped a staggering amount of raw data from the Large Hadron Collider on the …

Rational Font Family by René Bieder

The Rational font family, a contemporary representative of Grotesk typefaces by German designer René Bieder.Rational is a new high-quality typeface …

Typography

Beyond the 10,000-hour-rule: Experts disagree about the value of practice

In recent years, it’s become a matter of conventional wisdom that if you want to get good at something, you have to practice. A lot. There’s always …

3tags.org is coming soon

Geoffrey Hinton, the 'godfather' of deep learning, on AlphaGo

Geoffrey Hinton, the godfather of ‘deep learning’—which helped Google’s AlphaGo beat a grandmaster—on the past, present and future of AI<p>In the right …

How I built 180 websites in 180 days and became a YC fellowship founder

I’m a technical founder of a startup in Y Combinator Fellowship W16. Sometimes it feels a little surreal because only three years ago I didn’t know …

21 Free Hi-Res Business Card Mockups

The business card is one of the best way to leave an impression with a new client or employer. But in the digital world the physical business card …

Graphic Design

Learn AI & Deep Learning by @SeanMEverett

Want to learn a programming language? Code School is dropping its paywall this weekend

Learning to code can be a daunting task when you’re starting out — and a bit pricey. To help out, Code School — who have classes on all the major languages and disciplines — is free this weekend.<p>From March 4 through March 6, Code School is dropping its paywall. For a full 48 hours, you’ll be able …

In Defense of JavaScript Classes

These days it feels like everyone is attacking classes in JavaScript. Developers I respect say ES6 classes are a virus. We’ve compiled long lists on …

Create Your Own Stunning Website for Free with Wix

Create Your Website.<p>We have tons of free HTML5 templates to fit your needs, whether business or personal.<p>100s of Designed<p>Templates<p>Change colors, …

Tools and resources for web designers and developers — February 2016

Hi there fellows! We’re back this month with brand new freebies for you to add to your development tool belt making it even more powerful, find …

UCLA Released a Powerful Image Detection Algorithm For Everybody’s Use

A UCLA Engineering group made an algorithm public that process images at high speeds and see them in ways that human eyes cannot. The code could be …

Machine Learning

CSS variables are finally landing in Chrome

Developers who have built <i>any</i> size Website have had this problem: when you need to change one of your brand’s colors it’s no easy feat, requiring a risky search and replace or hunting down every instance of its use.<p>To get around the clutter, most developers have switched to using preprocessors like …

Hangman implemented in 3 lines of Python (2)

Yesterday, I was reminded of the /usr/share/dict/words) file during a conversation I had at lunch. This file is simply a collection of valid words, …

7 Rules for Creating Gorgeous UI (Part 2)

A guide to visual aesthetics, written by a nerd<p><i>This is the second part in a two-part series. You should read the</i> <i>first part first</i><i>.</i><p>We’re talking about …

An introduction to Unity3D for easy Android game development

Want to create a game for Android? Chances are that it’s a lot simpler than you probably imagine, you just need to find the right tools. Unity3D is just such a tool that gives you access to a professional-grade game engine and streamlines the development process enough to be suitable for complete …

Game Development

5 secrets to awesome user design

Crafting user experience can be a challenge – you need to anticipate your users’ needs and make educated guesses and decisions on their behalf. Combining this with a plethora of other project requirements, such as content creation and coding, makes it easy to become overwhelmed.<p>While there is much …

How to design UX for millennials

Ah, millennials. They’re coming of age and are estimated to have annual purchasing power of more than $200 billion by 2017. That’s very significant, …

Customer Service

Node.js discloses two critical security vulnerabilities

Node.js is facing two security vulnerabilities, including a potentially major denial-of-service issue, with patches for the problems not available …

Qanelas – Modern Sans Serif Font Family

Qanelas, a modern sans serif typeface from Radomir Tinkov with a clean, geometric style.Qanelas is a new typeface that was designed by Radomir Tinkov …

Typography

Illustrated and Animated Best Practice in Web Design

<b>Illustrated and animated</b> - nowadays it is a common and wide-spread combination. While five years ago websites with hand-drawn surroundings and …

Graphic Design

Building effective web design teams

When you are just starting out in a web development business, it can be really tempting to try to handle most (if not all) of the work entirely by …

Web Design

15 New Modern and Functional Free Fonts for Designers

Beautiful fonts free download for revolutionary and innovative new year posters, flyers and brochure designs. Today’s I’m going to share <b>new</b> …

Typography

12 Websites That Will Make You Smarter

You can learn nearly anything online -- easily and for free.<p>We all know that the internet is full of ways to waste time. From adorable animal pictures, to silly gifs and yet another scroll through social media, our online lives can sometimes feel like one useless (if stress relieving) time suck.<p>But …