The paint has barely dried on GitLab’s last release, but that hasn’t stopped them. GitLab 10.6 comes with all sorts of bells and whistles, including all-new CI/CD support for GitHub and increase Kubernetes support for containerization.
“The currently unrivaled programming language for smart contracts is Solidity for the Ethereum blockchain”
iOlite Foundation recently introduced a smart human-machine translator to convert code back and forth between blockchain virtual machine code and various interfaces. In short, it’s now easier to create smart contracts on the blockchain; plus, you don’t need to learn a specific programming language. We talked with Alfred Shaffir, co-founder at iOlite Foundation about all this and more.
dejavu claims to be the missing Web UI for Elasticsearch. As of v1.0, this is the only Elasticsearch web UI that supports importing data via JSON and CSV files, as well as defining field mappings from the GUI. Let’s have a look at the highlights.
We asked what Java version you’re currently using and we received almost 300 answers. Now it’s time to examine the results and see what this means for Java 10.
Big improvements and bug fixes are afoot in Eclipse Oxygen.3. If you want to see what’s new, this video from Holger Voormann explains some of the changes in Eclipse Oxygen.3, including notable improvements to Java, Gradle, and PHP.
Kubernetes v1.10 is in the pipeline! There are lots of changes afoot, including a number of important ones for cluster operators. In this article, Bich Le goes over the new features for both cluster operators and developers.
Java 10 is here — it may or may not have a lot to offer [it’s up to you to decide] but one thing is certain: it is “the fastest release of Java in its 23-year history.” In the first part of this interview series dedicated to the newest Java release, we talked with 11 Java experts about their favorite feature(s).
In the year 2018, in the age of automation and Artificial Intelligence projects, the talk about ethical implications of programming becomes more relevant than ever. Do developers have an adequate understanding of the ethical considerations of their work?
We’re finally seeing the light at the end of the tunnel — IntelliJ IDEA 2018.1 RC2 focuses on fixing and polishing the last small issues.
Performance measurement is very important and blockchain implementations are no exception. Although performance is on everyone’s minds, there’s not a commonly accepted blockchain benchmarking tool. This is where Hyperledger Caliper comes into play. We talked with Stephen McNamara, head of blockchain R&D strategy at Huawei and lead maintainer on the Hyperledger Caliper project about this tool and why blockchain users should give it a try.
Angular 6 should be released pretty soon (the release date has changed, by the way!). As we’re getting closer to the grand finale, we start to see bits and pieces of what is shaping up to be a great version. The RC phase has begun.
Java SE 10 (JDK 10) is here but that’s not the only reason to celebrate: this is also the first release in Oracle’s new six-month cycle. Let’s have a look at the highlights.
Why is Node.js gaining fans? According to Saini, Gupta, and Gupta, it’s not just the speed and performance that set it apart from other platforms, but the community support and enthusiasm that makes it shine.