Thursday, September 20, 2018

Why Cloud Migrations Fail — Part 1
Reason #1: bad code, especially bad SQL queries.

PHP Encryption Methods for Passwords & Other Sensitive Data
Not your father's MD5 hash.

The New Generation Open-Source CMS and Website Builder
yet another open-source cms

What Facebook, Amazon, and Google really look like
step 1) traceroute step 2) art step 3) profit?

Inside the infinite imagination of a computer
Can machine learning be elucidated by mere mortals?

The Best Python Books
The current cut of what's the best python books.

Drawing is the best way to learn, even if you’re no Leonardo da Vinci
We're not talking art, just drawing to help us make connections.

Study: people tend to cluster into four distinct personality “types”
No, not the four humors, but a cluster analysis of the five currently-identified personality traits.

Monday, September 17, 2018

Reflections on Clean Code
Review of a standard programming reference.

Multivolume rendering in Jupyter with ipyvolume: cross-language 3d visualization
Most all the Python graphing packages are 2D. This one's 3D. 

Unbound, an Easy, Fast and Small DNS Server
Interesting alternative to the ubiquitious BIND

Light, fast & easy Bootstrap ready CMS.
Yet another flat-file CMS.

The Best Web Hosting Services for Small Businesses
GoDaddy's back on the list?!?

Approaches to Securing Decentralised Microservices
Never was a fan of the SOA.

When to add an interface to a class
A lot of people (myself included) are fuzzy on this concept. Good SOLID article. 

Sunday, September 16, 2018

A Tour of The Top 10 Algorithms for Machine Learning Newbies
I swear, it looks like a mommy-blogger post!

What to do with your Baofeng Radio
Intro to a basic handy-talkie

PHP Test Driven Development Part 4: Enter The Mock
How to Mock via Mockery

A comparison between Angular and React and their core languages
Comparison of Angular and React, or JavaScript and Typescript.

How To Learn Data Science If You’re Broke
My oldest son did something like this and is now employed in the field.

Monday, September 10, 2018

Essential Cheat Sheets for Machine Learning and Deep Learning Engineers
VERY dense listing of ML cheatsheets for Python.

9 Things You Should Know About TensorFlow
TensorFlow's come a long ways. Lots more usable now.

The 10 Best Note Taking Apps in 2018
Some of the best note-taking apps: mobile and desktop.

A primer on the noble craft of refactoring
Done my fair share of this. Good intro.

Python: How to build a Convolutional Network Classifier: Nike vs Adidas Shoes
First guess is that the classifier's looking for the Adidas stripes, but we may never know.

Controlling the Web with Python
Submitting a form from a script can be tricky. Here's some help with Python.

Here’s how to learn absolutely anything, according to a world expert
Another interview with the great Barb Oakley on learning how to learn.