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Welcome to our weekly edition of the Dev Digest where we put together the best links to help you stay on top of what’s happening in the world of software and web development. From top stories to development tips, professional advice, and more, we’ve collected the best articles, stories, and videos of the week from across the web.  Now let’s get to it.

 

What is WebAssembly? — Why Use WebAssembly & How Does it Work? 

If you work in the software development industry, you’ve likely heard the term “WebAssembly” over the past few years.

Includes Demo Video

 

  • For those curious to learn more, here’s a great overview and video demo of WebAssembly, covering what it is, who’s behind it, and how it’s being used today to build software applications.

 

Top Story

A New Doctor Is In The House…

  • A new AI tool is helping doctors do what they do better by ensuring the last colonoscopy of the day is as thorough as the first.

 

Developer Corner

Show Me The Numbers…

  • For all websites, but especially eCommerce sites, it is a critical detail to ensure that numbers make sense no matter where in the world a user resides. Luckily, JavaScript has a perfect tool for the job.

 

Python Mosaics…

  • Want to have some fun and learn something valuable along the way? Learn how to create Roman-style mosaics with Python while gaining an understanding of the fundamental principle behind it.

 

Professional Advice

Managing a Top Performer No One Likes…

  • A high-performing team member who is also universally disliked is a problem. Knowing the problem exists is easy. Solving the problem? A bit trickier. Here’s some advice on guiding your high performer towards a more harmonious existence. 

Say This, Not That…

  • Want to sound more confident at work? The words you use matter. Check out this list of words and phrases to avoid, and suggestions for what to say instead.