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    • 3 days ago

    Top 10 Master's Programs in Computer Science

    Getting a Master’s Degree in Computer Science is a major achievement that can help you grow as a programmer, increase your salary, and enjoy greater job security. So, this article ...

    Jul 22, 2017 https://codeslaw.com
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    • 5 days ago

    The 4 Reasons You Should Attend try! Swift NYC This Summer

    Photo Credit: try! Swift Flickr   If you’re a Swift developer, or if you’d like to start developing with Swift, the try! Swift NYC conference could be a life-changing expe...

    Jul 20, 2017 https://codeslaw.com
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    • 1 week ago

    Top 10 Movies for Programmers - Films to Motivate & Inspire You

    Every programmer loves to see their profession from an outside perspective. And, while Hollywood has a reputation for portraying programmers in a somewhat cheesy light, there ar...

    Jul 17, 2017 https://codeslaw.com
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    • 19 hours ago

    Weekly News for Designers № 395

    This week’s Designer News (N.395) includes a Sketch Material plugin, a WordPress Gutenberg Boilerplate, CSS Database, Medium Lightbox, How to Pair Fonts and Overcome Your Type Anxi...

    Jul 23, 2017 https://codeslaw.com
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    • 2 weeks ago

    The Top 10 Schools for Game Programming

    Learning how to make games is one of the most exciting possibilities that comes with the territory of being a software developer....

    Jul 10, 2017 https://codeslaw.com
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    • 2 days ago

    Stuff The Internet Says On Scalability For July 21st, 2017

    Hey, it's HighScalability time: Afraid of AI? Fire ants have sticky pads so they can form rafts, build towers, cross streams, & order takeout. We can CRISPR these guys to...

    Jul 22, 2017 https://codeslaw.com
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    Why are underrepresented minorities and poor over-represented in Code.org courses?

    Code.org has a blog post describing their latest demographics results showing that they have remarkably high percentages of women (45%) and under-represented minorities (48%). In f...

    Jul 22, 2017 https://codeslaw.com
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    • 3 days ago

    Why UI Changes Annoy People and How to Handle It

    Sometimes, revamping a website’s or a mobile app’s interface causes users to freak out. People may get disappointed with a new color scheme, the positioning of elements, or anythin...

    Jul 21, 2017 https://codeslaw.com
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    • 4 days ago

    NSF CISE Core Program Solicitations Released

    ** We've Moved! Update your Reader Now. * This feed has moved to: https://feeds.feedblitz.com/cccblog Update your reader now with this changed subscription address to get your...

    Jul 21, 2017 https://codeslaw.com
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    • 4 days ago

    The General Purpose Blocks Programming Language, GP, is now in beta

    GP, the powerful new blocks-based programming language (that I wrote about here, helped show at SIGCSE 2017, and used for MediaComp in a new kind of ebook here), is available for b...

    Jul 21, 2017 https://codeslaw.com
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    • 4 days ago

    FullStory Lets You See Your Site from a User’s Perspective

    Imagine being able to see your website as a user does. You might catch their frustration when something doesn’t work as expected. Or, you may give yourself a high-five when... Th...

    Jul 21, 2017 https://codeslaw.com
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    • 5 days ago

    6 Subtle UI Changes in iOS 11

    With the unveiling of iOS 11, Apple continues to iterate on the existing user interface and push the envelope in terms of what can be achieved within a mobile operating... The po...

    Jul 19, 2017 https://codeslaw.com
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    • 5 days ago

    NSF DCL Pursuing Meaningful Actions in Support of Broadening Participation in Computing (BPC)

    ** We've Moved! Update your Reader Now. * This feed has moved to: https://feeds.feedblitz.com/cccblog Update your reader now with this changed subscription address to get your...

    Jul 21, 2017 https://codeslaw.com
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    • 3 weeks ago

    5 Fun Ways to Get Kids Into Coding - Preparing Kids for Success

    If there’s one way to set children up for success, it will probably involve nudging them in the direction of the most fun, creative and rewarding activity of the 21st-century - cod...

    Jul 03, 2017 https://codeslaw.com
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    • 6 days ago

    Create a Waveform Image with ffmpeg

    Waveform images have a variety of uses and I’ve started seeing waveform images overlaying at the bottom of videos.  That type of feature seems useful if you want to see identify mu...

    Jul 18, 2017 https://codeslaw.com
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    • 6 days ago

    NSF WATCH TALK- 35 Years of Cyberwar: The Squirrels are Winning

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    Jul 18, 2017 https://codeslaw.com
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    • 6 days ago

    “Algorithms aren’t racist. Your skin is just too dark.”: Teaching Ethics to future Software Developers

    In my Ethics class this summer, I had my students watch Joy Buolamwini’s TED talk when we talked about professional ethics and responsibility.  My students had not before considere...

    Jul 18, 2017 https://codeslaw.com
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    • 6 days ago

    You'll Never Believe the Big Hairy Audacious Startup John Jacob Astor Created in 1808

      Think your startup has a Big Hairy Audacious Goal? Along with President Thomas Jefferson, John Jacob Astor  conceived (in 1808), and implemented (in 1810) a plan to funnel the e...

    Jul 18, 2017 https://codeslaw.com
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    • 6 days ago

    How to Avoid the Curse of Premature Optimization

    Premature optimization hurts experts and novices alike. How can you know when and how to optimize without shooting your project in the foot? This week, Toptal Freelance Software En...

    Jul 18, 2017 https://codeslaw.com
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    • 6 days ago

    A Guide to Process-oriented Programming in Elixir and OTP

    Process-oriented programming is a paradigm in which the process structure and communication between processes of a system are the primary concerns. That’s the paradigm, but how doe...

    Jul 19, 2017 https://codeslaw.com
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    • 1 week ago

    Simple WordPress Snippets to Enhance Your Secondary Navigation

    One of the great things about WordPress is the ability to reuse snippets of code over and over again within your themes. With that, you can build in ways to... The post Simple Wo...

    Jul 24, 2017 https://codeslaw.com
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    • 1 week ago

    Weekly News for Designers № 394

    This week’s Designer News (N.394) includes a Moodboard Plugin for Sketch, WordPress Cheatsheets, Chrome 59's Coverage Tab, a Static Site Generator for React, How to Create a P...

    Jul 23, 2017 https://codeslaw.com
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    • 1 week ago

    Prevent Mobile Browser From Sleeping

    Web developers still have a difficult job when it comes to mobile; the web will never provide as many APIs or as much control as native mobile platforms but our users expect the sa...

    Jul 22, 2017 https://codeslaw.com
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    • 1 week ago

    Universities need more Blacks: How do we know if we’re making progress?

    The below article is pretty stunning — a sitting justice on the Supreme Court calling out an elite University for a lack of diversity.  This isn’t just about the University of Mich...

    Jul 22, 2017 https://codeslaw.com
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    • 1 week ago

    Microsoft Research Faculty Summit to Be Live Streamed July 17-18

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    Jul 22, 2017 https://codeslaw.com