Hack This: Edit an Image with Python

Algorithmic Photoshop, at your fingertips.

As images are just data, it’s easy enough to treat them as such. That is, we can readily trim away all of the GUI trappings of image editing software and get right down to bare computation—editing images via bare code, that is.

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JavaScript & JQuery: A More Beautiful Way to Learn Web Development

These days, there’s no shortage of online resources for teaching yourself to code, but there’s also nothing like reading a good instruction book from start to finish. JavaScript & JQuery, by Jon Duckett, is perhaps the most elegant, visually engaging book you can learn JavaScript from.

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