GitHub is currently involved in a massive denial of service attack, with the barrage now moving past the 24 hour mark. The attack is being administered by Chinese internet giant Baidu.
Facebook has announced the open-sourcing of its framework for building native apps, React Native. The news broke at the recent F8 Developer Conference, but also comes with a Patent License Grant that could potentially trip you up.
Trillian Mobile have made a stable release of RoboVM 1.0, which brings with it a debugger, invoking tools and support for RAM disk caches. While an open source project, it has also introduced a commercial licensing option.
Azul Systems have thrown down the gauntlet to Oracle’s OpenJDK, serving up a new open sourced Java platform targeting embedded, mobile, and robust, high-function IoT designs.
The fourth release for the 1.X line of Spark is here, with Apache Spark 1.3 introducing usability improvements alongside a new DataFrame API that is sure to provide powerful and convenient operators.
CTO Jeff Hobbs walks us through the Komodo 9 release and explains why the developer world is becoming “decidedly more polyglot”.
The annual Pwn2Own fest has given software developers a decent headache, thanks to newfangled bugs discovered in Adobe Flash and Reader, Microsoft’s Windows and IE, and Mozilla’s Firefox.
AngularJS and the JavaServer Faces are two different frameworks. But as it turns out, the two have some strikingly similar approaches.
If you’ve ever wanted to modularise a large application to give it more structure, here’s your chance. Software consultant Moritz Schulze takes us through the steps for setting up a modular AngularJS application.