The Modern Computer: From Logic Gates to CRUD Apps

Computer science is a fascinating field, with all its ups and downs. It’s not an easy subject and it requires learning new things every time. But the more you learn about it, the more you begin to see how everything comes together. The first computers were large and required a lot of electricity, but they […]

Is an Arduino Worth Your Money and Time?

Arduino boards are cheap and reliable. They are available in a variety of price points, with the most affordable being accessible for those just getting into electronics. The Arduino is a computing platform based on microcontrollers and programming languages such as C and Atmel’s own Arduino IDE. Microcontroller development boards (MCUs) are specially designed to […]

A Complete Guide To Raspberry Pi

The Raspberry Pi computer is an amazing little device that can be used for a variety of different things. As we all know, it’s far too cheap to just throw away, so it’s been put to good use in a range of different projects. However, it doesn’t come with any pre-loaded programs or software – […]

What are Microservices? An Overview

Microservices is a software architecture model that aims to resolve the problems that come from combining different kinds of software applications into a single system. It was first introduced by Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) in 2016. Microservices is a combination of micro and services. A microservice is a small independent component or service that […]

Introduction to FPGA – Field-Programmable Gate Arrays

Field-Programmable Gate Arrays (FPGA) are a powerful new breed of chips that are designed to run on programmable logic rather than application specific integrated circuit (ASIC) technology. While the majority of FPGAs available now have traditionally been used in the aerospace and automotive industries, they are quickly becoming a common sight in almost every aspect […]

PyTorch vs TensorFlow: Which One’s For You?

Machine learning is an invaluable skill to have in our tech-savvy world. Today, we can get almost anything done with the help of artificial intelligence. With the advancement of deep learning and machine learning, companies are continuously looking for new ways to leverage this technology to achieve greater results with less time and money. This […]

Discussing GraphQL: What, How, and Why

GraphQL is a query-oriented programming language that makes it much easier to program web applications. It’s similar to REST in that it provides an API called a GraphQL service or GraphiQL for short. It differs from REST in that it focuses on providing end-to-end transparency instead of just making requests from point A to point […]

Where to Find Good Programming Language References

If you’re like most programmers, you spend countless hours reading code. Perhaps you read code online or in a book. Or maybe you just keep an eye out for new resources to learn more. Whatever your method, it’s important to keep up with the language. You need to know where to find good programming language […]

How to Choose Database Software for Your Next Project

Choosing the right database software for your new or existing project can be a challenging and expensive process. Given the choice between using an open source or closed source database, most developers will choose the former. The decision not to use a third-party database instead of a proprietary system also plays a role in making […]

Comparing Popular Web Development Tech Stacks

As the web continues to expand and embrace new technologies, so too must our understanding of the stacks available to us. In this article, we’ll be exploring popular software stacks for web development. We’ll be examining the different stacks available for budget-friendly options, as well as those that promise to take your project from ideation […]

How to Learn Smart Contract Development

Smart contracts are decentralized applications that run automatically and securely without any human intervention. They could be used to execute financial transactions or smart property rights agreements, among other things. As they become more prevalent in the global economy, there is an increasing demand for developers who can write smart contract code. To learn how […]

Ethical Hacking: Does it Live Up to the Hype?

Ethical hacking has become one of the most prominent trends in cyber security over the last few years. The idea that you could take complete control of a source via computer technology opened up many new opportunities for attackers. However, simply harnessing these tools doesn’t mean that you can use them to commit crimes. Many […]

Where to Start Learning About Information Security?

When you think of security, your first impression might be that it’s something that happens behind the scenes, or that you have to hire security consultants for. But in reality, understanding and practicing secure coding practices is as important as hiring a high-tech security team. Whether you are a small business or a large corporation, […]

How to Find Legit Remote Jobs

Finding a legit remote job isn’t easy, but with a little bit of persistence and research, you can find any position that interests you. Thankfully, there are many resources available to help ensure you don’t get fooled by fake or fraudulent remote job listings. If you’re serious about getting into programming and want to be […]

How to Become a Mobile App Developer; Is it Worth it?

Being a mobile app developer is a challenging and rewarding job. However, to become one, you need to work with different tools, algorithms, and engines that are only supported by other developers. Moreover, even if you find a good job as a software engineer or an iOS or Android programmer, it doesn’t mean you will […]

An Introduction to Binance Smart Chain (BSC)

In this article, we’ll be taking an in-depth look into the BSC smart contract. This article will explain everything you need to know about it, from its motivation to its potential uses. In order for smart contracts to function as intended, they must have an accompanying blockchain. The blockchain acts as a digital ledger of […]

Does Moore’s Law Still Apply?

Today, hardware manufacturers are producing faster, more powerful computers. As a result, computer prices have fallen considerably. In fact, you can now buy a high-performance gaming PC for less than $1,000. This has led to a lot of people saying that Moore’s Law has finally been broken — that it no longer applies in the […]

What are Some of The Latest Advancements in Cryptography?

The field of cryptography has come a long way in recent years. In fact, the progress made in such a short space of time represents one of the more gratifying aspects of modern cryptanalysis. While cryptogeeks are well aware of the many advancements that have been made, it can sometimes be difficult to keep up […]

Just How Secure is Blockchain Technology?

Blockchain technology is one of the most secure ways to manage and share your information. It takes normal data storage and encryption, but adds a new layer of security by making it impossible to tamper with or delete data once it’s been stored on the network. This makes blockchain technology very secure, which is why […]

The Incredible Risks Associated With Crypto Trading

Crypto asset investors are particularly vulnerable to the risk associated with investing in virtual currencies. Bitcoin and other leading digital currency currencies (like Ethereum) have experienced significant price volatility over the past three months. Many investors have turned to alternative coins like Bitcoin Cash and Litecoin as an investment alternative. While these digital currencies have […]

Wearable IoT Devices: Are They Worth The Time & Money?

Wearable devices have become a popular choice among both consumers and businesses in the last few years. Many people are looking to their smartphones and other wearable devices for information about the weather, their appointments, and even their doctor’s health. They want to make sure that the product they’re buying is up to par and […]

Decentralized vs Centralized Crypto Exchanges – An Overview

Cryptocurrency exchanges serve their respective markets well and provide an opportunity for traders to buy and sell digital currencies with the lowest possible transaction fees. However, there are still plenty of people who prefer to trade cryptocurrencies directly with one another instead of going through a centralized platform. While both centralized and decentralized trading options […]

Machine Learning for New Communications Systems: Bots, T2S, & More

New communications systems are being developed at an ever-increasing pace. The amount of data flowing through these systems is also increasing at a faster pace, with the adoption of IoT and Artificial Intelligence (AI) in our daily lives. These two factors have created unprecedented opportunities for machine learning to support new communication systems. Machine learning […]

Top Paradigms in Machine Learning

Each new generation of computer-driven algorithms and data structures produces its own set of challenges for data scientists. The pioneers of each new technology struggle to establish themselves as a leader in their space. However, over the last few decades, there has been a shift in how companies approach Machine Learning research, training and implementation. […]

What are Prediction Markets in Web3?

A prediction market is a system for people to make predictions about future events. It’s similar to an auction, but instead of selling pieces of property, it’s selling “bets” on the outcome of future events. A prediction market is most commonly used in finance and investment research, but many industries now have their own prediction […]

Why Dogecoin is So Loved in the Crypto Community

Dogecoin (DOGE) has it’s fair share of critics. Some say it’s simply a fun cryptocurrency, while others are quick to point out its “joke” value. Regardless of what you think about Dogecoin, there’s no denying the impact it’s already had on the world of cryptocurrency. There aren’t many altcoins in existence with a fanbase that […]

Proof-of-Work (PoW) Blockchains, Why They Might Become Obsolete

Proof-of-Work (PoW) Blockchains, and Why They’re Obsolete into the system and the way in which miners are incentivized to keep the network running and secure. A Proof-of-Work blockchain is a consensus algorithm in which miner’s compete with one another to be the first to correctly solve difficult mathematical puzzles in order to receive a share […]

An Introduction to Proof-of-Stake (PoS) Blockchains

Proof-of-stake is a consensus algorithm that requires a certain amount of computational power to validate transactions into the block chain. In other words, it’s like proof-of-work but with a different set of rules. A proof-of-stake blockchain works by rewarding users who contribute to the validating process rather than miners. Instead of spending time and electricity […]

The Era of Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs): Where We Stand Today

Today, almost all virtual goods have an attached digital token that acts as a way for users to purchase them. These tokens are called non-fungible tokens or NFTs for short. While there were many years when the only way for users to buy something was with physical currency, things have changed dramatically in the past […]

Tezos Isn’t Winning in the Cryptocurrency Race, But Might Be Soon

Cryptocurrency has been making waves of late, with several new digital currencies being launched and old ones getting attention again. Some of these new currencies are trying to gain prominence in the cryptocurrency space while others are trying to counter them. One such currency is Tezos. As a relatively new cryptocurrency with a blockchain project […]

Nvidia’s CUDA Compute Platform – It’s Getting More Effective By the Day

Before we dive into what this means for you as a developer, let’s take a look at what CUDA computing actually is. The short answer? It’s a collection of parallel computing technologies developed by Nvidia that enables the development of faster, more efficient programs for various platforms and devices. In other words, it’s not some […]

Artificial General Intelligence (AGI): When Computers Meet Human Skillsets

Artificial general intelligence, also known as AGI, is a hypothetical technology that can supercharge the modern human ability to think and create. It could improve our memory, make decisions faster, and even boost our creative abilities. The term Artificial Intelligence (AI) conjures up images of machines that think like humans—but this is only one possible […]

Why Join the Free & Open Source Software (FOSS) Movement?

The free and open source software (FOSS) movement was created to resolve the tension between two fundamental needs in software development: cost and reliability. In other words, it is a reaction against the way proprietary software is developed. However, the FOSS movement has grown beyond its original motives. Today, it has become a way of […]

An Introduction to Smart Contract Development

Smart contracts are a fairly new concept in the world of computer science and digital finance. They have only been with us for the past few years, but they’ve already created a buzz that will last for many years to come. So what exactly are smart contracts? Let us explain. In a nutshell, a smart […]

Passive Income in the Blockchain Space

The blockchain space is undergoing a major transformation. In the early days, it was all about bitcoin and Ethereum. But now, other cryptocurrencies are also looking to gain market share by adopting blockchain technology. Many of these new currencies have not been developed with the help of a centralized organization like a bank or an […]

Popular Ciphers & The Basics of Cryptography

Cryptography is the practice of protecting confidentiality of data through encryption and digital signatures. It also covers other ways to secure data, such as digital watermarking and data privacy. But what is a cipher? A cipher is a tool used in cryptography to encode or decode information hidden in plain text. This article covers the […]

An Intro to Generative Adversarial Networks (GANs): Potential & Today’s Application

Adversarial networks are a type of machine learning that take an opposing approach to training a model. Instead of being taught how to make predictions based on data, GANs are taught how to fight back against them. In other words, GANs are trained to generate fake predictions by modeling human behavior and artificial intelligences in […]

Discussing the Polkadot Web3 Ecosystem

‍There’s a lot of excitement about the Polkadot blockchain ecosystem, and it’s not just because its one of the first third-party blockchains to support native token offerings. Polkadot is also providing a new tool for developers to build decentralized applications more easily and securely. The Polkadot web3 ecosystem provides a number of services that help […]

Is Cryptocurrency Staking Worth It? Considering All The Aspects

Staking is a system that allows users who hold certain coins in their digital wallets to “stake” them and receive rewards based on the number of tokens they hold. In simpler terms, it’s a way for users to earn cryptocurrency by helping their favorite cryptocurrencies grow and gain more recognition. This can be done by […]

How to Get Ahead in Blockchain/Web3 Development

Do you want to become a Blockchain/Web3 developer? Well, the good news is that this career path is never ending. New challenges arise daily and new opportunities are always available. However, to gain an edge in your career and stand out from the crowd, you need to be willing to work at a high-octane pace. […]

A Gentle Introduction to the Web3 Tech Stack

The web is getting more and more decentralized, with every passing day. Web3 has been around for almost a decade, and it’s already had a major influence on the way we access the Internet. The new web is based on many of the same principles as its predecessor, but the power of HTML5 and JavaScript […]

Why and How PHP is Becoming Obsolete

Perhaps you’ve heard of the four-letter word “php”? If not, it’s time you joined the club. The word php is probably one of the most hated acronyms in the world of software development. It stands for “PHP: The Presenter-Hostile Programming Language.” Even though this might be a bit dramatic, it’s accurate enough to describe how […]

A Comprehensive List of Popular JavaScript Libraries

The list of popular JavaScript libraries keeps on growing, and the amount of new libraries being released seems to grow every day. In this article, we’ll take a look at some of the most popular JavaScript libraries out there and explain what they do, as well as give you some ideas on how you could […]

Training Models with Neural Networks on a GPU

In this article, we’ll take a detailed look at how Neural Networks can be used to produce training data for deep learning applications. Depending on the nature of the problem, a wide variety of digital transformation efforts use neural networks as our primary training data source. From image recognition to speech recognition and other fields […]

The Connection Between Metaverse and Social Media

Have you heard of the Metaverse? If not, it’s time you did. The Metaverse is an internet-based virtual world that’s built on blockchain technology. It’s already gaining popularity as a social media platform for digital content creators and users alike. In this blog post, we will explore what the Metaverse is and its potential implications […]

Cross-Chain & Multi-Chain Networks in Web3: What’s the Buzz About?

With a growing list of digital and blockchain-based applications, services, and solutions available, it’s no wonder that the web is seeing an influx of cross-chain and multi-chain networks (MCN). These initiatives aim to make the web more decentralized by enabling various blockchains to communicate with one another. This post explains what cross-chain and multi-chain are, […]

An Introduction to Zero-Knowledge Proofs: Possibilities in Web3 & Beyond

The internet has changed the way people communicate, work, and learn. It has also extended our reach to any online resource we can access. From social media to search engines, every website provides a space for users to communicate and share their knowledge with the world. The internet is so much more than just web […]

Deep Dive Into ChainLink: Oracles, Tokens, & More

If you’ve been following our blog for any length of time, you probably know that we are big fans of ChainLink. While we have written numerous blog posts on the various features and functions of ChainLink, this article is intended as a deep dive into what ChainLink actually is and how it can be used […]

Linux Processes & Their Management

The Linux operating system is a versatile system that can be used for a variety of different purposes. It can be used as an embedded system, or as a server-based platform. In this article, we will explain what processes are, how the Linux operating system manages processes, and how to create your own process in […]

A List of Different UNIX-Based Systems; Their Pros & Cons

There are many Unix-based systems in the world, and they all have their own goals, pros, and cons. For example, there is Linux, BSD variants of Unix (like macOS), and then there’s the UNIX variant itself. For those who are not aware, UNIX is a popular operating system that has been around almost as long […]