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6 Invaluable Assembly Books Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Sunday, January 18 2015 @ 11:14 AM EST
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Assembly language is infrequently used by programmers nowadays, but there are still good reasons to learn the language. It is the most powerful computer programming language available. Whilst assembly language shares very little with high level languages (such as Java, C#, Python etc), and assembly languages for different CPU architectures often have little in common, it gives programmers the insight required to write effective code in high-level languages. Assembly language is also used primarily for direct hardware manipulation, access to specialized processor instructions, or to address critical performance issues. Assembly is excellent for speed optimization.

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Getting a Time Without NTP Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, January 13 2015 @ 03:57 PM EST
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One of the drawbacks of a Raspberry Pi is its lack of an on-board clock. After a reboot, its clock is set to midnight, New Year’s Day, 1970 UTC, the beginning of the Unix epoch, and then the kernel boots. However, it is possible to get the current time early in the boot process, with one condition: an NFS root filesystem.

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14 Excellent Free LaTeX Books Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Sunday, January 11 2015 @ 07:37 AM EST
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LaTeX is a high-quality document preparation system and document markup language which was written by Leslie Lamport. It is a very mature system and has been in development for more than 20 years. It includes features designed for the production of technical and scientific documentation.

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12 of the Best Free Git Books Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Sunday, December 21 2014 @ 03:17 PM EST
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Git is the most widely used version control system, in part because of the popularity of GitHub, a web-based Git repository hosting service, which offers all of the distributed revision control and source code management) functionality of Git as well as adding its own features.

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How to Block Referrer Spam Bots Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Saturday, December 20 2014 @ 09:25 AM EST
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Referrer spam requests are requests for some pages with a faked referrer string (where the user came from). Normally this is just annoying as it appears in your webstats.

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Getting Started With KODI(XBMC) Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, December 16 2014 @ 07:50 PM EST
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Available on pretty much every platform you’d want to install it on—Windows, OS X, Linux, Android, iOS, and more—it’s a stellar way to get all of your content onto a big screen without having to deal with a mouse and keyboard, unless you want to.

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The Ultimate Windows 8.1 And Ubuntu Dual Boot Guide Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, December 09 2014 @ 04:00 AM EST
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This is the ultimate guide to dual booting Windows 8.1 and Ubuntu.

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How to Manually Install NVIDIA Beta Drivers in Ubuntu Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Monday, December 08 2014 @ 09:00 PM EST
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NVIDIA released quite a few drivers in the past few months and new Linux users might have a problem installing them manually. It's not exactly a complicate procedure and it won't work out of the box, unless you know what you are doing. This is the installation procedure for Ubuntu, which is the most used Linux desktop operating system.

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Vim Introduction and Tutorial Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Sunday, December 07 2014 @ 10:24 PM EST
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Vim has a great deal of features, and learning them takes some time. Of course there are many online-tutorials and tips’n’tricks pages, but the help-files are very good too! There are overview-pages, summary pages and some comments at the commands.

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How to use matplotlib for scientific plotting on Linux Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, December 02 2014 @ 10:08 PM EST
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This tutorial will provide several example plots created with matplotlib.

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