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Greenfoot. Ubuntu for Android Could Erase the Need for a Desktop Computer. 21 February '12, 08:54pm Follow What if you could run around town with your Android phone using it like you normally do and when you get to the office all you have to do is dock it and start your day?

Ubuntu for Android Could Erase the Need for a Desktop Computer

Getting Real. Text replacement with Cufón. By Patrick Lin For a very long time, the web was filled with very plain fonts.

Text replacement with Cufón

Unpleased with this lack of variety, a group of developers invented sIFR, which used Javascript and Flash to replace boring text with lively fonts. But sIFR had a problem: not everyone liked or used Flash. Stanford Offers Online Computer Science Courses Free to All. Stanford University is now expanding computer science courses available online, for free, for any students who wish to join.

Stanford Offers Online Computer Science Courses Free to All

It all began a few weeks ago with an introductory course on artificial intelligence (AI) taught by the award-winning professors Sebastian Thrun and Peter Norvig. Now, two new courses are available; the first, an Introduction to Databases taught by Professor Jennifer Widom; the second, Machine Learning with Professor Andrew Ng. Over 100,000 students have signed up since the courses were announced. Prospective students need only know one programming language well enough to complete the assignments.

CrypTool - Educational Tool for Cryptography and Cryptanalysis. RubyInstaller for Windows. Forrst is a community for developers and designers. Useful Online Tools. Learning to Publish - University of Texas at Austin. Free Books. A lot of people keep asking about a good list of programming books.

Free Books

Hence, we are building this list to save your time and to spread the knowledge. Some of these books will definitely help us to evolve our coding skills and thought processes for developing better solutions. We will do our best to keep updating this list, hope you find this list useful, here we go. Meta-List Graphics Programming Language Agnostic: NerdDinner Walkthrough Assembly Language: Bash Advanced Bash-Scripting Guide See .NET below Django Emacs The Emacs manual Thanks Emacser (October 17, 2010) Forth Git Haskell Dive Into HTML5 Java JavaScript Linux Advanced Linux Programming Lisp Lua Programming In Lua (for v5 but still largely relevant) Maven Mercurial NoSQL CouchDB: The Definitive Guide Objective-C The Objective-C Programming Language Parrot / Perl 6 Perl 6 (Work in progress) Perl PowerShell Mastering PowerShell Prolog PostgreSQL Practical PostgreSQL Python Learn REBOL Thanks Nick (October 19, 2010) Ruby.

PatrickJMT. Free tools for working with digital colors. 40 Online Generators for Web Designers Should Bookmark. Online Generators for Web Designers can be a great way to save time in your web design projects.

40 Online Generators for Web Designers Should Bookmark

High-quality generators can create graphics or code or even layouts in a matter of seconds or minutes, things that might take an hour or more if done by hand. Online generator are those tools that help us to create those popular “XHTML valid” CSS banners, micro buttons or css website templates in seconds. In such cases online generators can be of great help which do the necessary job and some tools don’t have to be downloaded also. We all know that backgrounds play a crucial role in a design. 15 sites web developers and designers should know. ColorCombos When designing a website, one of the firsts (and most important) steps of the process is to choose a color scheme.

15 sites web developers and designers should know

Color Combos allow you to browse thousand of different colors combinations for getting inspired for your upcomming design. Color schemes can be browsed by colors.Visit LIpsum Who doesn’t know the extremely popular Lorem Ipsum text? What the font? You just saw a logo or website using a particular font and you enjoyed it. ConvertIcon Favicons are a must have for any website, mostly because on modern browsers as such as Firefox, it is displayed along with the site name in tabs. BgPatterns background Patterns is definitely one of the current webdesign trends. HTML Encoder Do you display code on your website? Note that a HTML Decoder is also available.Visit HTML Encoder Xenocode Browsers In my opinion, Xenocode Browsers is the ultimat tool for checking your website in different browsers.

Test Everything Sprite Generator Buttonator Load Impact. Dive Into HTML5. Training, Videos, Tools, Resources, Learning. How to be a Programmer: A Short, Comprehensive, and Personal Summary. Debugging is the cornerstone of being a programmer.

How to be a Programmer: A Short, Comprehensive, and Personal Summary

The first meaning of the verb to debug is to remove errors, but the meaning that really matters is to see into the execution of a program by examining it. A programmer that cannot debug effectively is blind. Idealists that think design, or analysis, or complexity theory, or whatnot, are more fundamental are not working programmers. The working programmer does not live in an ideal world. Even if you are perfect, your are surrounded by and must interact with code written by major software companies, organizations like GNU, and your colleagues.

Debugging is about the running of programs, not programs themselves. To get visibility into the execution of a program you must be able to execute the code and observe something about it. The common ways of looking into the ‘innards’ of an executing program can be categorized as: Some beginners fear debugging when it requires modifying code. 70 Things Every Computer Geek Should Know. The term ‘geek’, once used to label a circus freak, has morphed in meaning over the years. What was once an unusual profession transferred into a word indicating social awkwardness. Free Online Computer Science and Programming Books, Textbooks, and Lecture Notes. GotoAndLearn() - Free video tutorials from Lee Brimelow on Adobe Flash.

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