Startups are quickly becoming the conduits of innovations and solutions in our world. Startup companies are larger than you might initially think. Some of them reach billions in market value. However, reaching such a mark is quite a feat. There is even a term used in particular for startups which attain US $1 billion valuation …

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5G will be the transformative technology that will make the digital ecosystem of 2020 a whole new world for all of us. That seems like a big claim. –how exactly is 5G going to accomplish this? Better Connectivity For starters, a 5G network finally existing will take our connectivity to never before seen heights. A …

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Mustafa loves good coffee. In his free time, he often browses high-end coffee machines that he cannot currently afford but is saving for. One day, travelling to a friend’s wedding abroad, he gets to sit next to another friend on the plane. When Mustafa complains about how much he paid for his ticket, it turns …

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Overview This guide shows how to install Django. Django is a Python web framework that uses the Model-Template-View architectural pattern.   Prerequisites Python has been installed Installation on Ubuntu Installation on Windows Optional but recommended. Setup a VirtualEnvironment and Pip has been installed. VirtualEnvironment for Ubuntu   Installation 01. Activate your virtual environment, or skip …

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Overview This guide shows how to install and run a basic Flask application. Flask is a Python framework that can be used to create Web and API application.   Prerequisites Python has been installed Installation on Ubuntu Installation on Windows Optional but recommended. Setup a VirtualEnvironment and Pip has been installed. VirtualEnvironment for Ubuntu   …

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Overview This guide will show you how to make a request or call the Azure REST API.   Prerequisites Access to the Azure portal REST Client or command line to send a request An example REST Client is Postman, for a guide on how to install Postman, see here.   Acquiring an OAuth2 Token 01. …

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Overview Postman is a REST Client/Tool that can be used to perform request to endpoints.   Prerequisites Ubuntu 18.04   Installation via snap 01. Run the follow snap command 02. Then run Postman via command line or the application launcher Via Command Line Via Launcher   03. Congratulations! You’ve installed Postman.   Installation via download …

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Overview WebStorm is an IDE (Integrated Development Environment) for JavaScript.   Prerequisites Ubuntu 18.04   Installation 01. Download the installer at the WebStorm official website.   02. Download the installer into the local machine.   03. Open a terminal window, change directory to the downloaded file. Execute the following.   04. Navigate to the extracted …

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Android 10 finally made its launch, bringing with it a lot of changes to further improve user experience. One change that has yet to come though is the defragmentation of the Android OS. Right now, Android remains fractured. To emphasize this, StatCounter network gathered page view data a month before the release of Android 10 …

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Consumer-grade internet of things (IoT) devices aren’t exactly known for having tight security practices. To save purchasers from finding that out the hard way, researchers have done security assessments of representative devices, awarding scores ranging from 28 (an F) up to 100. Their site, yourthings.info, shows rankings for 45 devices, though researchers have evaluated a total …

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