Maika Möbus

Maika Möbus
Maika Möbus has been an editor for Software & Support Media since January 2019. She studied Sociology at Goethe University Frankfurt and Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz.

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New TypeScript version has been released

TypeScript 3.9 speeds up the compiler and fixes regressions

TypeScript 3.9 has arrived. If regressions that appeared in recent TypeScript versions have been keeping you from upgrading, you will be glad to hear that these issues have now been fixed. Other changes in version 3.9 include performance and editor upgrades, so let’s take a closer look.

See what the VS Code alternative has to offer

Eclipse Theia and VS Code differences explained

Eclipse Theia 1.0 arrived at the end of March. The open source extensible platform combines some of the best features of IDEs, so we took a closer look to find out what sets it apart from Microsoft’s source code editor Visual Studio Code. In this article, you will learn more about Eclipse Theia’s licensing, architecture, and more.

Interview with the creators of Julia

“Julia is comparable to Python for simple machine learning tasks and better for complex ones”

The initial release of the Julia programming language was eight years ago, in 2012. We spoke to the four creators of the language, Dr. Viral B. Shah, Dr. Jeff Bezanson, Stefan Karpinski and Prof. Alan Edelman, to find out whether Julia has been able to live up to their high expectations. They also went into detail about the various use cases Julia is applied to today, how the language compares to Python, and where it is headed in the future.

Latest stable release has arrived

Rust 1.43 stabilizes six APIs and adds minor changes

Rust 1.43 has been released according to schedule. The latest version of the multi-paradigm programming language is a minor release, but that doesn’t mean nothing has happened. Let’s take a look at the stabilized APIs and language changes that this version has on board.