Breaking into the world of software engineering and landing a job can be extremely difficult even with a degree. Every employer is looking for someone with some experience. No matter what job description you check when looking for a software developer profile, you will always find that they need someone experienced. Someone who has hands-on knowledge of coding and development methodologies. But how will you get that required hands-on experience when you do not get hired by anyone in the first place? There is a way out.

If you want to take up software development as a profession and want…


Software design patterns have always been a big topic of discussion amongst everyone in the software development world. It is rather as controversial of a topic as functional vs object oriented programming that often leads to a lot of conflicts amongst peers due to the argument that — overusing patterns can lead to underlying code that can get difficult to understand and intricate to manage especially without understanding the patterns.

If you wish to redo the design patterns of software you work on, you will surely get your chances to be more innovative in creating your code. However, if you…


Millions of homes are sold in the US every year, many to first time homebuyers. This means that there are plenty of potential home buyers out there who are either trying to purchase their first home or are looking forward to doing so soon. The cost of a home is the largest price many of us will ever pay in our lifetimes, so there is a lot to consider when buying a house, and, luckily, plenty of ways to save some money in the process.

But if the thought of buying a home makes you break out in a cold…


Python is undoubtedly, one of the most popular programming languages in the world, as well as one of the most versatile because you can do basically whatever you want, including mobile apps, video games, scientific applications, etc.

However, no matter the programming language you want to use or for what reason, one of the most important things to make your life easier as a programmer, is having a good Integrated Development Environment or IDE that allows you to perform all kinds of tasks fast and easy, as well as mastering the language quickly.

Since there are many different IDEs for…


When a student completes his degree, he will start searching for a job. In other fields, the students know what they have to do to get a job. In software engineering, the situation can get complicated because it is one of the most dynamic fields. When a software engineer completes his degree, he faces a plethora of options for the career path. Some specialties are no longer in demand because innovative technology has automated many things. In the past, software engineers were also working as accountants because they can work better with computers. It is changed now because everyone can…


There is no question to the authenticity of Python as a programming language in the year 2021. The language has grown incredibly fast and was speculated to be a superior programming language by 2020 way back in 2017, even despite it’s low runtime latencies compared to compiled languages like C++ . A prophecy come true. The technical innovation and human like syntax behind the language that allows developer to write logical and maintainable code in significantly less lines makes it to be considered one of the top programming languages. But what exactly makes Python a popular programming language? …


Machine learning has developed into one of the most thrilling technologies worldwide and is considered a subset of artificial intelligence in computer science. This technology provides cognitive abilities to coding algorithms by giving it the ability to recognize patterns in data through various training techniques similar to the way a human would learn.

Today, machine learning is used widely in a set of platforms no one would’ve anticipated years ago. In today’s modern world people use a machine learning algorithm countless times without even realizing it. Machine Learning has dozens of applications in various aspects of technology. They include:

Self Driving Cars

This…


It’s Flask vs Django! Who carries the day?

However, this isn’t actually going to be a competition or “carrying the day” thing. It’s an exposition of features, strengths, weaknesses, capabilities, advantages, similarities, and differences of two’ Python babies’, Flask and Django frameworks. Understanding these in depth with ultimately help you make a more data driven decision for choosing which one to use for your project.

If you’re new to the python web frame world, Flask and Django can be described as code libraries, packages, and modules collections that help in faster and easier development of web applications. …


Everyone has been a victim of procrastination at some point in their life. Procrastination is often mistaken for laziness, which is totally different. Procrastination is simply postponing things or activities you’re supposed to do now for another time, yet presently you’re doing nothing constructive.

Many people, including well-organized and punctual professionals, fall into the procrastination trap at some point in their careers. According to recent psychology studies, people who exhibit these habits are more likely to have a faulty sense of time, that there is still more time for something to get dusted than they actually do. Though this may…


Django! Can the advantages of using this framework be exhausted? It’s seriously in doubt, as we will soon see.

Creating a good-looking, fast website is one of the most important tasks for a business in this day and age. High scalability, ease of creation, Dynamism, etc., are also some targeted factors considered important in creating a website. The Django framework comes in handy for meeting all these targets. With Django, a website capable of scaling for millions, even billions of users with good design can be easily and speedily set up. Whether it’s booking engines, shopping sites, content management systems…

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Stefan is a software development engineer at Amazon with 5+ years of experience in tech. He is passionate about sharing the thing he enjoys learning to others

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