Whether you are looking to add a new programming language to your skillset, or to venture into coding, Python is today the safest bet. Python is a high-level language, but it’s more like the English you speak and write. “If you read a snippet of code in Python, it’s easy to figure out the intention behind the code, what the algorithm is trying to do. This makes Python very easy to learn,” says Nabarun Pal, an infrastructure engineer and one of the key organisers of PyCon India (Python Conference) 2020, due in October. Nabarun and Sayan Chowdhury, a Linux software engineer and PyCon chair, were our guests at the eleventh edition of Times Techies Webinars. Python, which broke into the tech scene around the early 90s, is free and open source. But its current chartbuster status owes a lot to the community of developers and the vast collection of libraries (packages) that can be fitted into any problem you are trying to solve. “Python has a huge universe of … [Read more...] about Python may be your safest bet for a career in coding
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Go to the vBulletin administrator control panel.Click "Settings" in the menu on the left, then "Options" in the dropdown.Choose "General Settings" and then click "Edit Settings"Look for "Disable PHP, Static HTML, and Ad Module rendering", Set to "Yes"Click "Save"At the time of writing, at least one forum was confirmed to have been hacked using this new zero-day, the forum of the DEF CON security conference, which just recently concluded over the weekend. … [Read more...] about Security researcher publishes details and exploit code for a vBulletin zero-day
Small phone, big value Google Pixel 4a review: The best camera under $400 is a perfect 2020 phone It turns out Google's "less is more" approach really fits well within the constraints of a less-expensive phone, and its strengths in software and camera processing stand out against less-refined competition. The Pixel 4a picks up right where the 3a left off, with better specs, the same great camera, and a $50 lower price. … [Read more...] about Twitter lines up to buy TikTok as the company prepares to sue the U.S. government
Because of this individual's actions, security experts are now concerned that the publication of details about this unpatched vulnerability could trigger a wave of forum hacks across the internet, with hackers taking over forum installations and stealing user information in bulk, as a result. … [Read more...] about Anonymous researcher drops vBulletin zero-day impacting tens of thousands of sites
WhatsApp Web is a great way to extend the features of the messaging platform to the desktop. The web client is easy to set up and use, it has the same visual interface as the mobile version of the app, and messages sync instantly between your phone and the web. Here's how you can set up and use WhatsApp Web. … [Read more...] about WhatsApp Web: What is it and how to use it?