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Only a few more days until the Jan 1 deadline to enter our NANY 2018 programming challenge!
A quick reminder that all programmer's who enter get a free mug.
Automatic Screenshotter reviewed on TechSupportAlert today (one of our favorite sites):
Really nice video showing how critical the major post-production editing played in making Star Wars the great movie it was:
ps. I'm not a fan of the newer movies.
A non-coder friend of mine is curious about learning python, and we found this nice looking (free) tool for her:
Looks like a really nice clean distraction-free beginner ide/scratchpad for experimenting with Python.
Easy to get started. Thonny comes with Python 3.6 built in, so just one simple installer is needed and you're ready to learn programming. (You can also use a separate Python installation, if necessary.) The initial user interface is stripped of all features that may distract beginners.
With the largest players removing the ability to have personal folders and share easily, I've been wondering the options. I like Project Send (which I reviewed), but I don't want to go through setting that up in all instances. Someone whom I support via Patreon sent me a link, and I was impressed at how transparent it all was. So I looked into pCloud. Still not totally sold, but I'm willing to give it a try because of the cool features.