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The Programming Language I’m Looking For

I love programming languages. Every one of them has this catchy thing that I wished the others had. Lately, I’ve been distracted by the question of …

Concurrency

Find Out Why People Are Freaking Out After Learning The Secret Details From Google’s Project Dragonfly

Google’s pretty good about keeping secrets under wraps, but it looks like a leaked memo about its Project Dragonfly is going to cause some problems. …

Google Search

9 Free Programming Books That Will Make You A Pro – Page 2

Learning JavaScript Design Patterns<p>JavaScript can be a pain to understand, but this book makes it easy.<p>For a long time, JavaScript was often …

Programming

10 Best IDEs for C and C++ Developers

High level programming languages are still the main stay of computation. There are many languages which comes with lot of promise but are dead within …

Debugging

When You Start a New Job, Pay Attention to These 5 Aspects of Company Culture

When you join an organization, you have a short window of time to adapt to its culture. It’s the old 90-day rule. And we know too many talented individuals who have stumbled in their new company because they failed to read the cultural tea leaves. This happens because most organizations don’t …

Employment

Functional programming by example with Kotlin

In this article, I go through the <b>base concepts</b> of <b>functional programming</b> by showing the different steps of the refactoring of a method <b>from imperative</b> …

Functional Programming

Microsoft acquires Lobe, a drag-and-drop AI tool

Microsoft today announced that is has acquired Lobe, a startup that lets you build machine learning models with the help of a simple drag-and-drop interface. Microsoft plans to use Lobe, which only launched into beta earlier this year, to build upon its own efforts to make building AI models …

Machine Learning

Why This Easy Key Lime Pie Is the Only Pie Recipe You’ll Ever Need

There are plenty of ways to describe our favorite Foolproof Key Lime Pie. The taste? It’s full of flavor—sweet, with the zing of fresh lime. The …

Key Lime Pie

Want to Get Better at Making Tough Decisions? Use This Simple Strategy

<i>How can people become more effective decision makers in business and in life? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Gary Hecht, Associate Professor at the University of Illinois at</b> …

University of Illinois

How to Set Up a Virtual Machine for Free

There are plenty of reasons to run a virtual machine. The first, and most compelling, is that you want to play: Maybe there are some other operating …

Operating Systems

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

Python, Fully Embraced by Visual Studio, Is on the Rise

For the first time, Python has cracked the top three in the TIOBE index of programming language popularity, helping to demonstrate why Microsoft has …

Microsoft Visual Studio

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

Why you need to know about low-code, even if you're not responsible for software delivery

Low-code development platforms are key in supporting digital business transformation. Forrester explains why and how they can help advance digital …

Big Data

The Best Questions to Ask When Interviewing for a Job | Inc.com

We've all been there. Sitting in an interview, drifting off wondering if you'll get a desk by the window if you land the job, when we're hit with the question we knew was coming but forgot to prepare for. "So, do you have any questions for me?"<p>If you've been on the interview circuit for a while, …

Career Development

Make These Easy Salt & Vinegar Cucumbers All Summer Long

When you're in need of something crisp and refreshing alongside whatever you're serving — be it grilled shrimp or a roast chicken — let this be your …

How to save your home WiFi from weak signals and evil hackers

Everybody seems to love Wi-Fi. So do I. After all, who doesn’t want to have seamless internet access, across different devices, while roaming around their house? But this apparent ease of installation and usefulness can make your Wi-Fi network slow and vulnerable to attacks. To help you out, here’s …

This is why successful people are unhappy in middle age — and what to do about it

Writing a book about age and happiness brought many surprises, but none surpasses this: High-achieving professionals seem especially vulnerable to …

90 Percent of Interviewers Would Disqualify a Job Candidate for This 1 Reason

With so many job interview how-to guides out there, you'd think we'd all be nailing them by now. A new survey from recruiting solutions company JazzHR, however, shows that candidates still are making employers all over the country do face palms with a few key interview mistakes.<p>The 7 biggest deal …

Employment

How to Build a Website, Go Viral and Develop Your Digital Brand

Here are three steps to establishing your small business's online presence.<p>If you want to turn your small business into a big one, at some point you’re going to need to go digital. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, “U.S. retail ecommerce sales for the fourth quarter of 2017, adjusted for …

Building A Serverless Contact Form For Your Static Site

Building A Serverless Contact Form For Your Static SiteBuilding A Serverless Contact Form For Your Static SiteBrian Holt 2018-05-02T18:30:17+02:00 …

To Be More Likable and Make a Great First Impression, Science Says First Do 1 Thing

And then you can almost guarantee the people you meet will like you.<p>If you want to make a great first impression -- and why wouldn't you? -- you know there are basic steps you can take: Smile, make eye contact, listen more than you talk, ask questions about the other person. Anyone can do those …

Want to Know If Someone Is Trustworthy? Look for These 15 Signs

If a person demonstrates these cues and traits, they're keepers.<p>Great relationships give life significantly more purpose, and in business, they translate to resources, advice and stability. Trust is at the heart of these connections.<p>These 15 signs are dead giveaways that you're dealing with a …

Job Seekers Should Cut These 3 Things Out of Their LinkedIn Profile (Immediately)

Don't set yourself, and your job search, up for failure. Use LinkedIn the right way.<p>Getting a job--especially one you actually enjoy--can be extremely difficult. Which is why job seekers need to go above and beyond to stand out. If you're not utilizing your LinkedIn profile, you are missing out on …

13 High-Protein Meal Prep Recipes to Make This Sunday

13 meals in only four hours.<p><i>This article originally appeared on Spoon U and was written by Jennifer Wilcox. It has been given minor edits before re-posting.</i><p>Meal prep and I have a love-hate relationship. I really enjoy it throughout the week, because it makes my life easier. It allows me to sleep a …

Healthy Eating

How to organize messy cords at home

7 books you must read to be a real software developer

Congratulations on finishing your four-year computer science degree in two years with no actual practical software development experience or …

Where to Find Free Online Psychology Courses

Are you looking for a free online psychology class? There are a number of places to find these no-expense classes, which can be a great way to expand …

OpenCourseware

AI chips may give you a real reason to upgrade your smartphone

You've likely seen artificial intelligence technology spread into apps, devices and services, doing things like recognizing your friends' faces in photos and endowing smart speakers with human-sounding voices.<p>Well, good news: The processor industry has noticed, too. That means we'll see a slew of …

Singularity

What Your Boss Doesn’t Want You To Know About Negotiation

<b>In Life, everything is a negotiation.</b><p>Your Job.<p>Your Bonus.<p>Your Promotion.<p>Your Project.<p>Your Deadline.<p>And the negotiation doesn’t stop when you get home …