Canny Edge Detector Using Python

Edge detection is an essential image analysis technique when someone is interested in recognizing objects by their outlines, and is also considered an essential step in recovering information from images.  For instance, important features like lines and curves can be extracted using edge detection, which are then normally used by higher-level computer vision or image Read More

Three Ways to Make Your Swift Code More Readable

The importance of code readability is often underestimated, especially when programming in an environment which emphasizes user interface and user experience. While it’s true that it is extremely important to make a great app, it’s equally important to be able to change it in the future. With unreadable code, it can be much harder to Read More

Building Games With Python 3 and Pygame: Part 1

Overview A lot of developers get into software development because they want to build games. Not everybody can be a professional game developer, but everybody can build their own games for fun and maybe profit. In this five-part series, I’ll show you how to create 2D single-player games using Python 3 and the excellent Pygame Read More

10 Best WordPress Booking & Reservation Plugins

Businesses that rely on bookings and reservations can rely on WordPress to help them meet their online business goals. From haircuts to hotels, and from health salons to consulting firms, these 10 best WordPress booking and reservations plugins from Envato Market are sure to help organizations level up their booking system. These solutions include basic Read More

How to Auto Update WordPress Salts

If you’ve ever viewed the core configuration file (wp-config.php) for a WordPress site then you’ll probably have noticed a section defining eight WordPress constants relating to security keys and salts: AUTH_KEY SECURE_AUTH_KEY LOGGED_IN_KEY NONCE_KEY AUTH_SALT SECURE_AUTH_SALT LOGGED_IN_SALT NONCE_SALT Note: wp-config.php is located in the root folder of your WordPress installation by default. These constants contain Read More

How to Download Files in Python

Python provides several ways to download files from the internet. This can be done over HTTP using the urllib package or the requests library. This tutorial will discuss how to use these libraries to download files from URLs using Python. REQUESTS The requests library is one of the most popular libraries in Python. Requests allow Read More

10 Best WordPress Star Rating Plugins

The power of the star. Not one. Not two. How about five? That’d be great. The five-star rating system is one that says so much, so quickly. Browsing movies, products, comments? No matter. A quick glance at a rating is a great way to communicate. So why not add it to your blog comments, digital Read More