Category: Techno Babble

Babbling ’bout tech

Jeff Bezos Aside, Sextortion Is Way Underreported

The Amazon CEO alleges he was the victim of sextortion. He’s not the only one.

Does Jeff Bezos Have a Legal Case Against The National Enquirer?

The Amazon CEO accused the tabloid of “extortion” on Thursday, but legal experts say it’s a close call.

The Ultimate Guide To Pair Programming

Lessons From My Summer At Menlo Innovations Photo by Gemma Evans on Unsplash Many programmers are skeptical about pair programming: The agile software development technique in which two programmers work at one workstation. This is the

How To Set Up a Network Bridge for LXD Containers

Most of our web applications run in LXD containers. Not without reason LXD is one of the most important features of Ubuntu Server for me. There are many ways to access a web application in

Top Hex Editors for Linux

In this article, we are going to review some of the best hex editors for Linux. But before we start, let’s look at what a hex editor really is. What is Hex editor In...

How Zero Wins: Product Analysis of the Fasting Tracker

What is Zero? Zero was created in 2016 by Kevin Rose (founder of Digg) as a personal side project. It has just one main button that the user presses to toggle between the start and end

Futuristic fabric adjusts with the temperature to keep you comfy – CNET

Scientists use carbon nanotubes to create a material that’s hip to hot and cold.

Jeff Bezos Alleges The National Enquirer Extorted Him

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, the world’s richest man, publishes emails purportedly from the National Enquirer urging him to call off an investigation of the tabloid publisher.

Understanding UFW

I have always been scared of IP tables. If you want to know the reason check out the man page for the same. Though I have heard from many people that IPtables are more robust

Fast.ai in production. Real-word text classification with ULMFiT.

I’ve overcome my skepticism about fast.ai for production and trained a text classification system in non-English language, small dataset and lots of classes with ULMFiT. About the project My friend and classmate, who is one of the

Hey, a live chat on any website

Making the Web cool again with Blockchain and Karma The Web isn’t what it once was: it seems we’ve gone from young, wild, and free to strict, old, and in bed by 20.30. We’re here to

Bash-it – Bash Framework to Control Your Scripts and Aliases

Bash-it is a bundle of community Bash commands and scripts for Bash 3.2+, which comes with autocompletion, themes, aliases, custom functions, and more. It offers a useful framework for developing, maintaining and using shell...

SpaceX’s Crew Dragon suffers third major setback – CNET

NASA wants to launch astronauts from US soil for the first time in years with Elon Musk and Boeing’s help — but it still needs time.

Facebook’s Top PR Exec Is Leaving the Toughest Job in Tech

Caryn Marooney is the latest in a series of high-profile departures from Facebook’s communications department at a time when the company is perpetually under siege.

How to set up your local projects to contribute to Laravel (or any PHP library) : a practical guide

Let’s imagine this scenario: You are working on a Laravel application, and you found a bug either in the framework itself or in one of the third party libraries you are using. You edit the

How to Install Java in Fedora

Java is a general-purpose programming language that is fast, reliable, secure, popular and widely used. It is an environment to develop and run a wide range of applications, from mobile applications to desktop and...

Interview with Radiologist, fast.ai fellow and Kaggle expert: Dr. Alexandre Cadrin-Chenevert

Sanyam Bhutani:? Hello Alexandre, Thank you so much for taking the time to do this interview. Dr. Alexandre Cadrin-Chenevert: Hi Sanyam! Thank you very much for your kind invitation. Sanyam Bhutani:? Today you’re working as

Facebook ties employee bonuses to progress on social issues – CNET

Bonuses will now be linked to how well the company tackles issues such as hate speech on the platform.

A Crypto Exchange CEO Dies—With the Only Key to $137 Million

Customers of QuadrigaCX are out as much as $190 million after CEO Gerry Cotten died; Cotten reportedly was the only one with the key to retrieve the money.