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A month of clean code

Each week over the past month, I have posted <i>before</i> and <i>after</i> code samples calling out ways to clean up code. The response has been amazing, many …

Laravel

Building Apps for the Google Assistant (Google I/O '17)

Google Assistant

HBO’s Silicon Valley takes a direct shot at the tech industry’s obsession with AI

<i>Silicon Valley is Mike Judge and Alec Berg’s biting comedy about the American tech industry, now in its fourth season. Every week, we’ll be taking one idea, scene, or joke and explain how it ties to the real Silicon Valley and speaks to an issue at the heart of the industry and its ever-lasting</i> …

Eddie Woo changing the face of mathematics teaching with online lessons and 'infectious enthusiasm'

It is 6:00am on the first day of the school year. The sun is only just up, and the school rooster crows.<p>Cherrybrook Technology High School, in …

Education

Where to watch Facebook's F8 developer conference live

Facebook is gearing up to host its F8 annual developer conference at the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose on April 18 and 19.<p>The company is expected to show off new products, experiments and developments in camera and VR tech, its Messenger platform, open source tools, resources for publishers …

Social Media

A new documentary goes inside the bleak world of content moderation

In this new documentary from the film group Field of Vision, the leader of a session on content moderation asks a simple question: when you open Facebook, you don’t, as a rule, see pornography. Why?<p>“The Moderators” explores the answer, going inside on office in India where the process happens. …

TypeScript at Slack

Or, How I Learned to Stop Worrying & Trust the CompilerWhen Brendan Eich created the very first version of JavaScript for Netscape Navigator 2.0 in …

A Vue.js introduction for people who know just enough jQuery to get by

I’ve had a love-hate relationship with JavaScript for years.<p>I got to know the language by way of the design and development community’s favorite …

Top 20 IT Website Templates And Designs

Share!<p>The first when starting to design a website is always gathering inspiration from other websites. A designer must know the current trends, …

Web Design

20 best Android apps and games this week

Welcome to this week’s roundup of the latest, greatest Android apps and games, covering smartphones and tablets.<p>All these apps have been released for the first time – ie not updates – since the last roundup. All prices are correct at the time of writing, with “IAP” indicating use of in-app …

Apps

This Artificial Intelligence Pioneer Has a Few Concerns

Author: Natalie Wolchover. Natalie Wolchover Science<p>Date of Publication: 05.23.15.<p>Time of Publication: 7:00 am. 7:00 am<p>In January, the …

Artificial Intelligence

WATCH: Papercraft master creates gorgeous insects

Filmmaker Alex Sans shot this lovely short about a day at Lobulo Studio, a renowned papercraft design studio. It includes making of a 3D lettering …

Xbox ONE - IllumiRoom Demo

Game Trailers

ModernMix is a $5 program that lets you run Metro-style apps in desktop-style windows

Sometimes you just wanna close a window. Or resize it, or drag it so that it overlaps with something else. That's how Windows works, and it's more or less how you'd expect to interact with Windows 8 in particular. The problem is, those old-world rules don't necessarily apply to newer Metro-style …