• Why I left my Data Science Job at FANG (Facebook Amazon Netflix Google)
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    Why I left my Data Science Job at FANG (Facebook Amazon Netflix Google)

    All right, so some of you might know that I just quit my data science job at bank the reason why I’m not seeing explicitly which company It’s in case I need to go begging back for my job, you know, and I don’t want them to say that Oh my god, what did you say this about a company? We’re not gonna take you back now before I go into why I quit my job I kind of have to re-explain what my role was as a data scientist and the reason why I have to react splain it is because It’s not as standardized as like software engineering…

  • Bootstrap’s Grid System – DIY Twitter Clone #5.2
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    Bootstrap’s Grid System – DIY Twitter Clone #5.2

    Welcome to DevFactor! learning about bootstraps grid system we’re gonna be implementing it in our social network and that’s going to allow us to have some really pretty layouts that are responsive and render correctly on almost any size device will also look at some really popular bootstrap components and learn how to integrate them into our projects cross reference our social network with Twitter you’ll notice that Twitter has large margins on the left and right science now the way that’s when he goes about implementing this is by using something called a container and these are provided within the bootstrap framework and since we’ve already implemented the bootstrap…

  • Build Your Own Social Network – DIY Twitter Clone #1
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    Build Your Own Social Network – DIY Twitter Clone #1

    Welcome to DevFactor! In this tutorial we will build a Twitter clone! We will build our Twitter clone from scratch, and deploy it to the cloud! For those of you who aren’t familiar with Twitter, heres an overview: Twitter is a social network with at least 300 million users. Users can post 140 char “Tweets” which are like posts. If you are following a user you can view their tweets. There are several primary pages: Index, Home, Explore and Profile. We will be implementing all of these pages in our Twitter clone. Our clone will be in Ruby on Rails 4. We will use bootstrap for styling. Lets look at…

  • GTAC 2013: Testing Systems at Scale @Twitter
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    GTAC 2013: Testing Systems at Scale @Twitter

    >>Tony Voellm: We have James Waldrop here from Twitter. He tells me he is an avid kayaker. He likes to kayak at night, mostly because his kids are sleeping then, which I can very much appreciate. I get to walk the dog somewhere around midnight. So that’s something we definitely share in common. And even though I’m not going to explain to you why, if you want to go out to moderator, you should put this question in there about why is his product labeled Lotto, because he loves this question. That’s what I heard. With that, James, come on up, and we’re excited to hear about your talk, testing…

  • How To Build A Simple ChatRoom With Socket.IO
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    How To Build A Simple ChatRoom With Socket.IO

    yo what's up guys this is Theo here I wanted to make a quick tutorial on how to build a quick chat room with Express and socket IO I'm sure there's plenty tutorials out there but I wanted to get around to making this tutorial so let's go ahead and do it so I'm gonna make a directory on my desktop called sockets chat CD into there and I'm gonna create our server dot JS file and I'm also going to you touch a package.json and on top of that I'm just gonna make a quick directory called public to serve up our chat and inside of there we'll just…

  • Internet & World Wide Web: Introduction & Key Concepts
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    Internet & World Wide Web: Introduction & Key Concepts

    welcome to the first part of an introductory lecture on the internet and worldwide will in this lecture we first explain the fundamental concepts of the Internet and the world wide web then we discuss their key developments finally we do a comparison of the Internet and the World Wide Web the Internet is a global system of interconnected computer networks that use the standard internet protocols wait tcp/ip to link networking devices worldwide the internet is the network of networks that consists of millions of private public academic business and government networks of local to global scope that are connected by a wide range of wired and wireless networking…