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  • More Than React: Why You Shouldn’t Use ReactJS for Complex Interactive Front-End Projects, Part I

    by Yang Bo on  Jan 30, 2017 7

    Does React function as well in complex interactive front-end projects as it does in simple interactive websites? In this article, Yang Bo introduces several problems encountered when using React in large projects and why he decided to develop a new framework to compete.

  • Introduction to Machine Learning with Python

    by Michael Manapat on  Jan 28, 2017

    This series will explore various topics and techniques in machine learning, arguably the most talked-about area of technology and computer science over the past several years. We’ll begin, in this article, with an extended “case study” in Python: how can we build a machine learning model to detect credit card fraud?

  • Might the Blockchain Outlive Bitcoin?

    by George Hurlburt on  Jan 26, 2017 1

    Crypto-currency remains controversial, and Bitcoin, a leading open source initiative to create an alternative form of currency, is at the center of this controversy. Here, the author provides an update on the state of Bitcoin in particular, and examines the future of crypto-currency in general.

Building Reactive Applications with Akka Actors and Java 8

Posted by Markus Eisele on  Jan 23, 2017

Use Akka and Java 8 to create distributed Actor based microservices that can elastically scale to support huge volumes of data.

An Introduction to Differential Privacy

Posted by Charlie Cabot on  Jan 22, 2017

Differential privacy leapt from research papers to tech news headlines last year when, in the WWDC keynote, Apple VP of Engineering Craig Federighi announced Apple’s use of the concept in iOS.

Q&A on the Book Soul-Centered Leadership

Posted by Ben Linders on  Jan 21, 2017

The book Soul-Centered Leadership provides ideas and exercises for developing skills to lead people while being in touch with your soul, based on emotional intelligence, psychology, and spirituality.

Virtual Panel: What's Next for .NET?

Posted by Pierre-Luc Maheu on  Jan 20, 2017

A lot happened in the last year in the .NET ecosystem: cross-platform, cloud, mobile, web apps and universal apps. Developers wonder where all this is going and what will be required to get there. 2

Analysis and Mitigation of NoSQL Injections

Posted by Aviv Ron Alexandra-Shulman-Peleg Anton Puzanov on  Jan 18, 2017

Because code analysis alone is insufficient to prevent attacks in today's typical large-scale deployment, certain mitigations should be done throughout the entire software life cycle.

What Does "Being Digital" Actually Mean?

Posted by Reda Hmeid on  Jan 17, 2017

This article gives a description of what Being Digital is and how it can be achieved. Digital is about putting less emphasis on tech for success and more on your customers. 4

Improve Your Node.js App Throughput One Micro-optimization at a Time

Posted by Jorge Bay on  Jan 16, 2017

To improve the performance of a Node.js application that involves IO, you need to understand how your CPU cycles are spent and what is preventing higher degrees of parallelism in your application.

Q&A on The Antifragility Edge: Antifragility in Practice

Posted by Ben Linders on  Jan 14, 2017

In the book The Antifragility Edge Sinan Si Alhir shows how antifragility has been applied to help organizations evolve and thrive, and gives a roadmap for businesses to achieve greater antifragility.

Developing Transactional Microservices Using Aggregates, Event Sourcing and CQRS - Part 2

Posted by Chris Richardson on  Jan 13, 2017

A novel approach to developing microservices using DDD, Event Sourcing, and CQRS is able to overcome the challenge of using a microservice architecture for transactional business applications. 1

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