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Mar 24, 2015 - With March Madness comes the challenge to predict that perfect bracket, but with the odds of achieving this being something like 1 in 135 billion, a little bit of insider knowledge would definitely help matters. API building platform Kimonolabs has created a March Madness API that aims to help [...]
Mar 17, 2015 - If you have the Internet, you’re aware that 3D printing is a thing and that you can make some pretty cool things with a printer at your disposal. You probably know that a decent printer can run you anywhere from $600 to $4000+, which is a hefty price tag for something you might just [...]
Mar 16, 2015 - Carol Smith, Google Open Source team Originally posted to the Google Open Source blog If you're a university student looking to earn real-world experience this summer, consider writing code for a cool open source project with the Google Summer of Code program. Students who are accepted into the [...]
Mar 09, 2015 - Read the full article at: Web Notifications API Read the full article at: Web Notifications API Every UI framework has the same set of widgets which have become almost essential to modern sites: modals, tooltips, button varieties, and notifications. One problem I find is each site having their [...]
Mar 09, 2015 - Fuzzy searching has become a very prominent feature of Web search engines like Google. You can implement fuzzy text searching within your MySQL database by using a combination of built-in and user functions. Rob Gravelle demonstrates how to use the native SOUNDEX MySQL function.
Mar 06, 2015 - We had such a good time working through our first programming challenge that we decided to put another one together. We had several ideas, but Pat’s idea of converting to and from Roman numerals won out, and a few hours later, Romanize was born. The name of the game is to write, in a [...]
Mar 05, 2015 - In general, Microsoft Azure provides two types of SQL Server based relational data services, Azure SQL Database Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) and deploying a SQL Server instance into an Azure Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) virtual machine. There are obvious implications in regards to the [...]