It’s this time of the year again! The State of Octoverse 2018 report is here and it’s rich with data on the usage of our favorite programming languages and technologies. Let’s take a closer look!
Built-in tools have some serious advantages, like easier maintenance, fewer bugs, less dependency on the database in use, easier to migrate to another server, etc. But when it comes to performance it is far from the best. What if you wanted to make our ETL even better? Veselin Davidov gives us a full tour!
Serverless is a tool like any other, but since it means a radical shift in your operations model, teams are often tempted to ‘dip a toe in’ with their first few services. This leads to many of the problems described by Toby Fee, Community Developer for Stackery in this article.
The time has come! The Eclipse Foundation has announced the draft of the Eclipse Foundation Specification Process and invites the community to read it, review it and give feedback.
Who doesn’t like saving money? Attend the Blockchain Technology Conference in Berlin from November 19 to 21 and save money on your tickets. Hurry up, because this special ends on October 18th!
IoT and blockchain may both be big buzz words right now, but can these two seemingly unrelated philosophies actually work together? In this article, Wilton Thornburg explains how IoT can take advantage of blockchain technologies.
Welcome to our History 101 series! This week, we explore the serverless world. Who coined the term ‘serverless’ and why is it an inaccurate term? Will the technology take over the world or is it just a passing trend? Open your textbooks to chapter six; class is in session!
When Kubernetes 1.12 was released, we had a quick overview of the main changes, improvements, and additions featured in the latest release. This time around, we are revisiting two of the most important features of Kubernetes 1.12 and take a closer look at what they bring and what the future prospects are.
The open source machine learning frameworks just keep on coming. Oryx 2 is focused on real-time, large scale machine learning and uses the power of 3 tiers. Grab it by the horns and create custom applications.
Assuming you’ve been paying attention for the last 15 years or so, serverless is just the latest movement in the ongoing Ops switch from tactics to strategy. In this article, Dominic Wellington talks about the real danger to Ops from serverless, the potential downsides of serverless computing and more.
React Native is one of those technologies that keep gaining momentum and is among the hottest skills to have, with a steadily expanding ecosystem. Speaking of React Native and, consequently, native apps, I thought this could be a good opportunity to have a short discussion on the future of native apps and the rise of their rival, progressive web apps. Let’s dig in!
Women are underrepresented in the tech sector —myth or reality? Last year, we launched a diversity series aimed at bringing the most inspirational and powerful women in the tech scene to your attention. Today, we’d like you to meet Áine Mulloy, co-founder of GirlCrew.
This is the first in a series of articles covering Manifold, a unique, open source technology you can use in any Java project to enable cutting edge language features such as type-safe metaprogramming, extension methods, templating, and structural typing. In this segment, Scott McKinney discusses Manifold’s reinvention of code generators, namely Type Manifolds.
The best tools are built by users who are determined to improve their workflow! This is pretty much the story behind the creation of Vasern, a brand new data storage for React Native.