• Rule Based Expert System

    Definition

    An expert system is a type of software that after a training session, it is able to make deductions or choices itself by reading a set of initial informations called facts.

    On an expert system the competence of an human expert is coded in the knowledge base (for instance as a rule) updatable in base of the experience.

    Rule based expert systems are software composed of rules in the form “IF condition THEN action”.

    Given a set of facts expert systems, thanks to the rules which are composed, are able to deduct new facts.

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  • How to write your own JQuery Plugin

    Dont repeat yourself – DRY – and write your own JQuery plugin for that piece of code that you reuse a lot of time in your projects.

    Creating a simple Highlight Plugin

    In this small example we are going to create a plugin that highlight an element. It simply changes the background and font-style css properties.

    The first thing we have to do is to be sure that our plugin runs inside a local scope by wrapping out all your code inside of an Immediately Invoked Function Expression (IIFE):

    // Plugin basic structure
    (function($) {
    
        $.fn.yourMethod = function() {
    
            // Your Method code
    
        }
    
    }(jQuery));
    
    

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    How great leaders inspire action

    Simon Sinek: How great leaders inspire action