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  • Netflix Original Series Preview
    Netflix Top Shows For Fall
    The summer may be ending soon, but the anticipation for a new TV season is upon us, and Netflix will be launching some exciting new series for Fall 2014. The popular internet streaming media company is taking the world of online streaming by storm...
  • Five reasons to love Java
    Five reasons to love Java
    If you are choosing a programming language to learn, consider Java. This language has a lot to offer. Here are five reasons why you will love Java.1. Java is platform-independent.One distinguishing characteristic of Java is platform-independence....
  • Short story: “I DID (or, On the Splitting of the Pineal Gland)”
    Short story: “I, DID (or, On the Splitting of the Pineal Gland)”
    The Isis-Iris Scanner accomplishes the eye scan confirming identity and states, “I-K-2-0-0-1.” Adrenalin levels drop, endorphins spike, his shoulders stoop with a deep breath; he is now home.“Hello girl, hellllloooo, good girl;...
  • You as an "ID Addict"
    Investigation Discovery is addictive but could do better with programming
    Let's be clear. I am addicted to Investigation Discovery's true-crime channel. Who doesn't enjoy a good crime show or crime series every once in a while? This is especially true when the crime show or series is based on a true-crime...
  • Escaping from the cage
    Twitter #FAIL Requires Mobile Phone Number for Read/Write API Access
    The completely out of touch developers and product managers at Twitter are at it again trying to create some way to secure Twitter accounts from automated tools sending out messages or following accounts -- it's part of a bigger problem they&...
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    Programming competition for students begins
    A competition for student programmers, "Dream it. Code it. Win it.," has been launched by TradingScreen Inc., The MIT Club of New York, The MIT Enterprise Forum of NYC, and NYCPromise. More than $50,000 in committed scholarships and...
  • The people you must know at your first programming job
    The people you must know at your first programming job
    Starting a new programming job can be stressful. Luckily, there are people who can make your transition easier. Here are the people you must get to know at your first programming job.Your managerIt all starts with your manager. This is the person...
  • JavaScript
    How to generate a random number from 1 to 10 in JavaScript
    JavaScript provides a built-in Math object to perform mathematical operations. The Math object provides many useful functions you can use. Two of these functions are random() and floor(). By combining these two functions, you can generate a random...
  • Code.org launches nationwide computer programming initiative
    Code.org launches nationwide computer programming initiative
    Today many students own some type of technology gadget whether it’s a computer, tablet, or smart phone. It is a wonder that only ten percent of school age students in the U.S. learn computer science basic programming. Only 4 percent of those...
  • How to write a simple JavaScript program
    How to write a simple JavaScript program
    JavaScript is the most popular programming language in the world. It is also easy to learn. All web browsers can run JavaScript code. The JavaScript code below displays the words Hello World! in a web browser. Create a text file called HelloWorld...
  • Fall in love with programming with this simple program
    Fall in love with programming with this simple program
    Experienced programmers fondly remember their first programs. They remember typing a few statements and seeing the computer do something pretty cool. That is all it took to get them hooked on the wonderful world of programming.You can start your...
  • Where are the movies on LMN?
    Lifetime Movie Network: No movies, only crime shows
    Lifetime Movie Network or Lifetime True Crime Network? "Why is Lifetime not showing movies anymore?" "I hate Lifetime's programming!" "No movies?"These are just a few questions and statements that many people are...
  • How to use formatted printf() in Java
    How to use formatted printf() in Java
    The Java PrintStream class includes two methods that perform formatted output: printf() and format(). These methods are equivalent, and they are similar to the printf() function in the C programming language. Here are some examples on how to...
  • Here are the steps to generate a random number from 0 to N in Java.
    How to generate a random number from 0 to N in Java
    Here are the steps to generate a random number from 0 to N in Java. If you do not want to include zero, then simply add one to the result.Step 1 - Import the Java Random class.import java.util.Random;Step 2 - Create an instance of the Random class...
  • How to check your Java version
    How to check your Java version
    Checking your Java version is easy. The steps are the same whether you are on Windows, Mac OS or Linux. You just need to open a terminal window or command prompt and execute a command. Also remember that you might have two types of Java on your...