Tag: How to
Why Discord is switching from Go to Rust
Posted on February 5, 2020, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
Jesse Howarth wrote this piece about how they seen success with Rust on the client side and server side. For example, they use it on the client side for our video encoding pipeline for Go Live and on the server side for Elixir NIFs. Most recently, they drastically improved the performance of a service by switching its implementation from Go to Rust.
Creating true fluid web typography to improve our processes
Posted on February 4, 2020, Level beginner Resource Length medium
Responsive web design has been a must-have skill for front-end developers for many years now, but creating a truly fluid interface and giving users a seamless experience across any device still poses a lot of challenges for designers and developers alike. By Razvan Onofrei.
Tags ux web-development how-to
Quantum computing for the very curious
Posted on February 2, 2020, Level intermediate Resource Length long
If aliens have computers, it's because computers are the answer to a question that naturally occurs to both human and alien civilizations. By Andy Matuschak and Michael Nielsen.
SRE is the most innovative approach to ITSM since ITIL
Posted on February 1, 2020, Level beginner Resource Length short
For over a decade, IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL) has been the leading IT service management (ITSM) framework adopted by enterprises across the globe. So, what is driving a rapidly increasing interest in Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) as a service management alternative? By Jayne Groll.
Tags devops programming how-to cloud cio
How to prepare for a technical phone/video interview
Posted on January 31, 2020, Level beginner Resource Length medium
Kiara Contreras put together this guide in which she shares things that she has done to set herlsef up for success. Having set actions that you complete prior to the interview can ease anxiousness by creating routine.
Here's what I learned about SaaS during my 5 years at Buildium, after it sold for $580M
Posted on January 29, 2020, Level beginner Resource Length medium
I think it's clear that the world of technology start-ups is pretty screwed up when it comes to financial valuations. Only in this world is whether or not your company is profitable so often seen as being of secondary importance. I digress. By Geoff Roberts.
TensorFlow 2 Tutorial: Get started in Deep Learning with tf.keras
Posted on January 17, 2020, Level advanced Resource Length long
Jason Brownlee wrote this tutorial to get you started with Deep Learning in TensorFlow. Predictive modeling with deep learning is a skill that modern developers need to know.
Visualizing Keras neural networks with Net2Vis and Docker
Posted on January 16, 2020, Level advanced Resource Length long
Visualizing the structure of your neural network is quite useful for publications, such as papers and blogs. Written by @MachineCurve (Christian).
Tags big-data data-science python how-to
Predicting contract length with probabilistic programming
Posted on January 11, 2020, Level beginner Resource Length medium
An article by Antoine Hachez about Jobandtalent experience with applying Artificial Intelligence (AI) to real business problems.
How to apply Lean Principles to your startup's productivity and time management
Posted on January 10, 2020, Level beginner Resource Length medium
John Rampton wrote this article about how focusing on one thing at a time is a very good start to your productivity.
How to conduct UX research if you're an introvert
Posted on December 30, 2019, Level beginner Resource Length short
If your goal is to gather as many insights as possible, you need to open your participant up. And how do you open someone up if you're scared yourself? Here are some things I learned along the way that you might find helpful. By Olga Wojnarowska.
Practicing computer science skills anytime
Posted on December 29, 2019, Level beginner Resource Length medium
As parents, we are constantly getting advice on how to prepare our children for the future. At the same time, the tools they are using to learn, like tablets, computers, and the internet, may be very different than the ones we grew up with. By Katie Hessen, M.S.