python

Internet of Things

This Tool Shows Exposed Cameras Around Your Neighbourhood

Through a novel marrying of different tools, Kamerka can take an address, landmark, or coordinates and display exposed internet connected cameras on a map.
Joseph Cox
11.5.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Someone Donated a Giant, Terrifying Python to Goodwill

Turns out the manager is some kind of snake whisperer, so now he's just taking care of it.
River Donaghey
11.2.18
python

‘Master/Slave’ Terminology Was Removed from Python Programming Language

The terminology has been a point of contention in the tech community for nearly two decades and now it was just removed from one of the most popular programming languages in the world.
Daniel Oberhaus
9.13.18
Video Games

How a Hacker Used Python to Extract the Source Code for ‘Super Mario Bros.’

Hacker Matthew Earl used Python to extract raw visual data from Nintendo’s code.
Matthew Gault
8.2.18
New music

Miguel Drops an Unexpectedly Delightful Red Hot Chili Peppers Cover

His Triple J cover of RHCP's "Porcelain" came out alongside a slinky new song called "Python."
Alex Robert Ross
7.27.18
ARCHIVE ALL THE THINGS

Motherboard Made a Tool That Archives Websites on Demand

mass_archive, a Python script, will push a webpage or URL to multiple archive services at once, hopefully making online journalism or research a bit more efficient.
Joseph Cox
5.1.18
snake blood

Scientists Used Supercomputers to Learn How Pythons Regenerate Their Organs

Maybe we could do it one day, too.
Lisa Cumming
6.24.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Python Swallowed an Indonesian Palm Oil Farmer Whole

Experts say deforestation forced the snake to seek alternative food sources.
Katherine Gillespie
3.30.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Florida Will Pay You to Kill Its Giant Pythons

Bringing them in alive is against the rules, but using a gun definitely isn't.
Allie Conti
3.10.17
software

A Search Engine for Programming Language Syntax Is a Pretty Good Idea

Coding very often means Googling.
Michael Byrne
1.15.17
Hacking

Hack This: Make a Photo Filter with Machine Learning

Getting creative with neural networks is easier than you think.
Michael Byrne
1.10.17
programming

Hack This: An Overdue Python Primer

A very short introduction.
Michael Byrne
10.21.16
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