Developer burnout: An industry disease?
Getting what they want

IE and Chrome set to support asm.js

Support for asm.js has made it into the next version of Windows, following a collaboration between Mozilla and Microsoft to satisfy a long-standing hunger of users. This marks a giant step forward for Internet Explorer, with Chrome to follow suit.

The sweet embrace of literature and code

If Hemingway Wrote JavaScript

We are incredibly excited to be able to bring you a sneak peak of Angus Croll’s brilliant ode to literature and code: “If Hemingway Wrote JavaScript”. Here he delves deeper into the JavaScript problems that he has tasked famous writing greats to solve.

Permission to launch

The first major change to HTTP in 16 years: HTTP/2

The Web is still based on HTTP 1.1 – and thus on a log of the last millennium. It’s high time that the system introduced in 1999 got a major overhaul, which is rumoured to be on the way with the almost-ready HTTP/2.

Building up the build tool

Gradle 2.3 allows access to metadata artifacts

The open source build automation system has now given us Gradle 2.3, which packs a punch with access to metadata artifacts, greater IDE support and as always, a swath of community contributions.