Month: October 2018

Hardware Hacking – Computerphile

Hardware Hacking – Computerphile With reports about doctored server motherboards, Dr Steve Bagley on what’s to be gained by adding chips to a motherboard. What Happens When I Press a Key: https://youtu.be/ewE8b7zzej0 Choosing a Password: https://youtu.be/3NjQ9b3pgIg …and yes, there’s a typo at 2mins 33secs – it’s hACMEe not Hackmee 🙂…
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GrapeUp’s Take on Creating Stacks on Open Source

GrapeUp’s Take on Creating Stacks on Open Source Cloud Foundry Foundation sponsored this podcast. A major theme at Cloud Foundry Summit Europe in Basel last week was about how to leverage open source architectures while picking and choosing from the best-and-brightest tools to complete a stack. Daniel Hekman, head of enterprise business…
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0-0x The Future of CSS: CSS Houdini

The Future of CSS: CSS Houdini Houdini CSS is a new collection of browser APIs which allow you to gain more access to your browser’s CSS engine. Watch this talk to learn more about it. EVENT: CSS Day 2017 SPEAKER: Tab Atkins View on YouTube

100-Year-Old Fitch Ratings Upgrades to DevSecOps

100-Year-Old Fitch Ratings Upgrades to DevSecOps When Mir Ali joined Fitch Ratings in 2015, there was already a lot of talk about changing their software processes, driven by the unreliability of their stack.  Fitch Ratings is a financial company that, along with Moody’s and Standard & Poor’s, is one of the…
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Towards Better DevOps KPIs: A Codeless Change Maturity Model

Towards Better DevOps KPIs: A Codeless Change Maturity Model Liran Haimovitch Liran Haimovitch is the co-founder and CTO of Rookout, the rapid debugging company. He’s a low-level technology expert and an advocate of modern software methodologies. Liran holds a bachelor degree in Computer Science and an MBA. In their excellent…
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Cloud Native DevOps: Key Metrics for Successful Feedback Loops

Cloud Native DevOps: Key Metrics for Successful Feedback Loops This post is part of a series, sponsored by CloudBees, exploring the emerging concept of  ‘cloud native DevOps.’ Check back each Monday for future installments, and keep an eye out for the eBook in early 2019. It wasn’t that long ago that…
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0-0x Data Visualization and Exploration with Python || Stephen Elston

Data Visualization and Exploration with Python || Stephen Elston Visualization is an essential method in any data scientist’s toolbox and is a key data exploration method and is a powerful tool for presentation of results and understanding problems with analytics. Attendees are introduced to Python visualization packages, Matplotlib, Pandas, and…
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0-0x Task processing, APIs, Big Data & JavaScript

Task processing, APIs, Big Data & JavaScript There’s tons of options for doing data processing in other languages like Java and Python. With actionhero.js, you can use Nodejs’s event loop model to create a scalable and cohesive API for processing and serving large amount of data. From the actionhero.js documentation,…
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PHP Control Structures and Loops: if, else, for, foreach, while and More

PHP Control Structures and Loops: if, else, for, foreach, while and More Today, we’re going to discuss control structures and loops in PHP. I’ll show you how to use all the main control structures that are supported in PHP, like if, else, for, foreach, while and more. What Is a…
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0-0x Introduction To Data Analytics With Pandas || Quentin Caudron

Introduction To Data Analytics With Pandas || Quentin Caudron Data analytics in Python benefits from the beautiful API offered by the pandas library. With it, manipulating and analysing data is fast and seamless. In this workshop, we’ll take a hands-on approach to performing an exploratory analysis in pandas. We’ll begin…
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0-0x Solving Layout Problems With CSS Grid and Friends

Solving Layout Problems With CSS Grid and Friends CSS Grid Layout launched into the majority of our browsers in 2017. As designers and developers have started to use Grid Rachel has been answering a lot of questions about the specifications. In this talk she’ll answer some of the common questions…
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Tiny JavaScript Games from the JS13kGames Competition

Tiny JavaScript Games from the JS13kGames Competition A unique competition offers JavaScript programmers a chance to stretch their skills while also having some fun. This year nearly 300 games were submitted for the Seventh Annual js13kGames competition — each one with a file size less than 13kB. “It’s great to see…
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React Native Tutorial 34: Using React Native Paper

React Native Tutorial 34: Using React Native Paper Let us see what React Native paper is and how we can use it to implement material UI in react native apps.

React Native Tutorial 33: Material UI in React Native

React Native Tutorial 33: Material UI in React Native Learn how to use material UI from Google in your react native app and what that means to your app’s performance and look. Previous: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rec7RrgQWEY

0-0x Build A WebApp and Turn It Into a PWA Using Browser API

Build A WebApp and Turn It Into a PWA Using Browser API Watch this coding lesson on how to build a simple WebApp and then turn it into a PWA using the browser API. Once you understand the ServiceWorker, you can use a library like workbox to help you build…
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0-0x Understanding Functions and ‘this’ In The World of ES2017

Understanding Functions and ‘this’ In The World of ES2017 The “this” keyword has long been a source of confusion, and new features added to JavaScript in recent years have muddled the picture even more. This talk will walk you through the details of how “this” works in the context of…
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This Week in Programming: Minecraft’s Move to Open Source

This Week in Programming: Minecraft’s Move to Open Source Last week, we took a little detour into a debate around visual programming languages, ending with a video that had been making the rounds. Instead of describing the video, let’s just share it again. It’s worth it, if you haven’t seen…
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The New Stack Context: Cloud Foundry Summit Europe and a Kafka Alternative

The New Stack Context: Cloud Foundry Summit Europe and a Kafka Alternative IBM is building out its portfolio of cloud services in order to offer cloud native capabilities with higher degrees of security and isolation for the enterprise, combined with the user experience of public cloud such as self-service provisioning, pay-as-you-go pricing…
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Code N00b: Who Ate All the Brown M&Ms???

Code N00b: Who Ate All the Brown M&Ms??? When first we learn to program (Whatever Programming Language), it’s about making new things — that first hello world block of code that actually runs, your first small program, baby web dev’s first “To Do” app. The thing that never gets mentioned is…
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Bring Intelligence to the Edge with Custom AI Chips

Bring Intelligence to the Edge with Custom AI Chips There was a time when Graphics Processing Units (GPU) were confined to high-end video adapters powering PC gaming or graphics rendering. An average computer user or even a programmer didn’t care much about GPUs. Thanks to the rise of ML and…
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