Category: Tech 101


a quick history of ai

A Quick History of AI

AI is everywhere. Literally. According to a Gallup survey, 85% of Americans use at least 1 of 6 devices with AI elements.[1] We’re talking Siri, Alexa, navigation apps (think Waze and Google Maps)—which, by the way, is the AI product US adults use...

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What Is Git And How Do I Use It?

Do you write reports for work, essays for school, blog posts, poems, computer code, recipes, articles, or literally anything else that involves typing on a keyboard? If so, Git is the best piece of technology you can learn. It solves three big...

Java vs Javascript: What’s the Difference?

If you’re a Javascript developer, at some point you’ve probably had a conversation like this one: “You’re a developer? What languages do you know?” “I mostly work with Javascript.” “Oh, I’ve heard of Java! Cool!” “Um…” To the average person, these...

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What is Anaconda and how does it relate to Python?

Anaconda is a free and open-source distribution of the programming languages Python and R. The distribution comes with the Python interpreter and various packages related to machine learning and data science. Basically, the idea behind Anaconda is...

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What is an API and how does it work?

The weather app on your smartphone can tell you the weather for any place on the planet. How? Your phone doesn’t store all the weather data for the whole world. That would be a crazy amount of data. And even if your phone could store it all...

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What is Javascript Used for and Should I Learn It?

So you’ve heard of Javascript. You’ve probably heard that Javascript is in-demand, or that it’s one of the top 5 skills you should learn to get hired as a web developer, or that it’s one of the most popular programming languages in use today. So...