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October 31, 2015

A matemática por trás da forma do DNA

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O DNA (ADN) é o programa responsável por construir as mais complexas máquinas biológicas que conhecemos (nós). Mas, porque motivo adopta o curioso formato de uma espiral dupla? Em matéria de eficiência, nada chega aos milhares de milhões de anos de evolução, em que a Natureza teve tempo para experimentar todo o tipo de possibilidades e variações, e onde só as melhores soluções foram resistindo ao teste do tempo.

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Angular Connect 2015: The “REAL” Angular 2 Keynote

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I really truly love the Angular community. I am talking about a group that continually pushes me to try new things and get out of my comfort zone. I am still amazed that I can get in front of such a passionate group of folks and share my ideas while doing some pretty zany things in the process. I had the amazing privilege of presenting with the infamous Shai Reznik at AngularConnect 2015, and it was such a fun experience!

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October 30, 2015

Twitch’s latest insane adventure: Installing Linux

Friday, October 30, 2015 Teklinks No comments

Twitch playing Pokémon was easy mode. Tomorrow, Twitch viewers will be invited to do something altogether more challenging: install Arch Linux. Using the same Twitch chat-driven concept as the collaborative Pokémon playthrough, anyone will be able to enter commands and control the installation process.

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October 29, 2015

Managing Programmers by Douglas Crockford at Silicon Valley Code Camp

Thursday, October 29, 2015 Teklinks No comments

Programmers are not like the other kids. They cannot and should not be managed like normal people if your intent is to produce high quality software. The things you would do to make the process go faster will actually make things go slower. This session will give you insight on the care and feeding of programmers, computer scientists, software engineers, developers, coders, and hackers.

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Purdy

Thursday, October 29, 2015 Teklinks No comments

Pretty print objects in real purdy colors. Allows clearer visualization of objects than you get from most pretty printers due to colors. It will also print out the complete path to an object, something that's extremly useful for debugging.

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Android 6 Vs. iOS 9: The Showdown

Thursday, October 29, 2015 Teklinks No comments

It wasn’t too long ago that we put the major mobile operating systems head to head, but with big updates from both Google and Apple in the meantime, we think it’s worth another look at where they both stand. Is there a clear winner? Or are they barely distinguishable any more?

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SAP makes strong commitment to Node.js

Thursday, October 29, 2015 Teklinks No comments

I had the privilege of being invited to join the Bloggers Program and SAP Mentor Program at SAP TechEd 2015 in Las Vegas this week. I also got to spend a little time with Thomas Jung. Tom is always willing to help me understand just what SAP is doing in either the ABAP or HANA world.

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30 GIF Examples Of UI Mobile App Animations

Thursday, October 29, 2015 Teklinks No comments

When presenting an app concept, storyboards and screenshots alone just lack life and cannot fully drive the message across. If you want to catch your potential clients’ attention, showcasing your mobile app concept in GIF animation will make it more realistic, dynamic, and engaging.

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CSS Animated Intro Section

Thursday, October 29, 2015 Teklinks No comments

Animations in web design are often used to drive the user’s focus to a specific section. One section  you want to make sure to highlight is the main tagline, with the action buttons. A good use of typography and a wise choice of colors should do the trick.

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Bluboo Xtouch assume-se como "OnePlus 2 killer"

Thursday, October 29, 2015 Teklinks No comments

Depois da OnePlus se ter estreado no mercado anunciando um flasgship killer, é agora vez dos papéis se inverterem, e ser ela o alvo de outros fabricantes que estão a fazer aquilo que ela fez: trazer-nos smartphones topo de gama a preços verdadeiramente inacreditáveis, como o Bluboo Xtouch.

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Meet the $249 OnePlus X

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With its first two phones, OnePlus proved that it could deliver flagship-level devices at a cheaper price-point than most of its rivals. Neither were exactly design duds, but for its third handset -- and the second to be unwrapped in 2015 -- OnePlus is focusing on style in particular.

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How to design a better product in 5 days

Thursday, October 29, 2015 Teklinks No comments

Product design processes are meant to be cyclical. But what if you could speed up each phase for better results and more frequent feedback? This is the thinking behind design sprints, a fast process for yielding more iterations in less time.

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October 28, 2015

Effect Ideas for Card Stacks

Wednesday, October 28, 2015 Teklinks No comments

Today we’d like to share some inspiration for card effects with you. The idea is to animate the top element of a stack by clicking on an accept or reject button. We’ve used this Tinder-like example to show some symmetric and complementing pairs of effects, but these kind of animations can fit into many scenarios involving all kinds of card stacks that don’t necessarily have a dual logic.

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MIT uses wireless signals to identify people through walls

Wednesday, October 28, 2015 Teklinks No comments

MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab is developing a device that uses wireless signals to identify human figures through walls. Called RF-Capture, the technology “can trace a person’s hand as he writes in the air and even distinguish between 15 different people through a wall with nearly 90 percent accuracy,” MIT said in an announcement today.

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Google anuncia novo router OnHub da Asus

Wednesday, October 28, 2015 Teklinks No comments

Quando o Google revelou o seu router multi-funcional OnHub, disse que era apenas o primeiro de uma família de novos produtos. E agora, aqui está a confirmação, com a apresentação de um novo router OnHub feito pela Asus.

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How to Create an Untraceable Messaging Device With an Old Phone

Wednesday, October 28, 2015 Teklinks No comments

Secret, anonymous messages aren’t just for the dastardly. Luckily, a little privacy and anonymity aren’t difficult to come by. With some effort and a spare phone, you’ll be whistleblowing, protecting your privacy from harassers, and staying anonymous when you sell your stuff on Craigslist or look for dates on Match. Here’s how.

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October 27, 2015

Análise ao OnePlus 2

Tuesday, October 27, 2015 Teklinks No comments

Depois do sucesso do OnePlus One, que nos trouxe um smartphone topo de gama a preço bastante mais acessível, a marca tenta repetir o sucesso com o seu novo e actualizado OnePlus 2.

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Multilingual Support for AngularJS

Tuesday, October 27, 2015 Teklinks No comments

There are some cases in which providing a multilingual support is required. Sometimes it could be a good idea to provide support for different languages into the application you’re building and offer your users the possibility to view the content in different idioms.

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