Daily Archives: September 16, 2017

What is Go Language. Wikipedia says: “Go (often referred to as golang) is a free and open source programming language created at Google in 2007 by Robert Griesemer, Rob Pike, and Ken Thompson. It is a compiled, statically typed language in the tradition of Algol and C, with garbage collection, […]

Go Language

What is Cygwin? Wikipedia says: “Cygwin is a Unix-like environment and command-line interface for Microsoft Windows.” Wikipedia goes on to say: “Cygwin provides native integration of Windows-based applications, data, and other system resources with applications, software tools, and data of the Unix-like environment. Thus it is possible to launch Windows […]

Cygwin Introduction

The docker website describes docker this way: “Docker is the world’s leading software container platform. Developers use Docker to eliminate “works on my machine” problems when collaborating on code with co-workers. Operators use Docker to run and manage apps side-by-side in isolated containers to get better compute density. Enterprises use […]

Docker Introduction

What is cURL? Wikipedia says: “cURL is a command line tool for getting or sending files using URL syntax”. Wikipedia goes on to say: “cURL is a computer software project providing a library and command-line tool for transferring data using various protocols. The cURL project produces two products, libcurl and […]

cURL Introduction

How do you get started using blockchain? First of all you want to be sure that your specific industry is a good candidate to use blockchain. Alternatively you may just be interested in getting to know the technology so that you can be a part of blockchain implementation. The next […]

Blockchain Implementation

Wikipedia says: “Crowdfunding is the practice of funding a project or venture by raising monetary contributions from a large number of people. Crowdfunding is a form of crowdsourcing and of alternative finance. In 2015, it was estimated that worldwide over US$34 billion was raised this way.” Wikipedia says: “Crowdsourcing is […]