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What is Quantum Entanglement?

Einstein described it as “Spooky action at a distance”. Quantum entanglement is a phenomenon observed in photons where particles share information of their state -...
Quantum Computing

Quantum Computing is poised to take a quantum leap with industries and governments on...

“We’re really just, I would say, six months out from having quantum computers that will outperform classical computers in some capacity". -- Joseph Emerson, Quantum...
functional programming

Seven wrongs don’t make the one right: Solving a problem with Functional Javascript

Functional Programming has several advantages for better, more understandable and maintainable code. Currently, it's popping up in many languages and frameworks, but let's not...
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Concurrency programming 101: Why do programmers hang by a thread?

A thread can be defined as an ordered stream of instructions that can be scheduled to run as such by operating systems. These threads,...
How is imperative programming different to declarative programming?

What is the difference between declarative and imperative programming?

Declarative programming and imperative programming are two different approaches that offer a different way of working on a given project or application. But what...

ASP.NET Core High Performance

In this article by James Singleton, the author of the book ASP.NET Core High Performance, we will see that many things have changed for...
The difference between functional and object oriented programming

What is the difference between functional and object oriented programming?

There are two very popular programming paradigms in software development that developers design and program to. They are known as object oriented programming and...

Exploring Compilers

In this article by Gabriele Lanaro, author of the book, Python High Performance - Second Edition, we will see that Python is a mature and...

Replication Solutions in PostgreSQL

In this article by Chitij Chauhan, Dinesh Kumar, the authors of the book PostgreSQL High Performance Cookbook, we will talk about various high availability...

Learning the Basic Nature of F# Code

In this article by Eriawan Kusumawardhono, author of the book, F# High Performance explains why F# has been a first class citizen, a built...

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Google Dart 2.1 released with improved performance and usability

Dart 2.1, an increment over Dart 2 is released with changes for performance and usability. New features in Dart 2.1 include smaller code size,...

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