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.
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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.
The open source build automation system Gradle has been released in version 6.4. Among other new features, breaking changes and bug fixes, it now supports building and testing Java modules. Read on to find out how to use the new feature and what else is new.
Every Monday, we take a step back and look at all the cool stuff that went down during the previous week. Last week, we took a look at the most popular programming languages in April, interviewed the creators of Julia, and learned about remote pair programming. We also found out why AIOps is here to stay.
Microsoft has released the latest version of its free source code editor Visual Studio Code. The April 2020 update adds accessibility features and faster syntax highlighting. It also improves GitHub integration for automatic GitHub authentication. Let’s take a closer look.
TensorFlow 2.2.0 has been released, nearly four months after v2.1.0. The TensorFlow team has been keeping busy: In the latest version of the machine learning platform, they have added lots of new features and breaking changes, and have also fixed several bugs.
The initial release of Elyra AI Toolkit has been announced. This toolkit developed by IBM consists of different extensions for Jupyter Notebooks. They are designed to extend its capabilities for developing artifical intelligence models, so let’s take a closer look.
Every month, we take a look back at our top ten most clicked topics. Last month was packed full of exciting stories, interviews, and new releases: We welcomed the new versions of Visual Studio Code and Node.js, looked into trending programming languages and GitHub projects, and highlighted seven important JVM arguments.
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.
Every Monday, we take a step back and look at all the cool stuff that went down during the previous week. Last week, Quarkus 1.4.1.Final arrived—and it deprecated the still widely used language version Java 8. We also got to know the new Project Leyden and spoke to Rust core developer Steve Klabnik.
The most recent addition to Facebook AI’s open source projects is Blender, a state-of-the-art chatbot. What sets it apart from other chatbots is its novel blending of skills, including empathy and personality. Let’s take a closer look.
Every Monday, we take a step back and look at all the cool stuff that went down during the previous week. Last week, we launched our big DevOps survey, found out how to integrate Python with Java, and learned how to keep networks secure while working remotely. We also took a deep dive into the MVC web framework Go-Web.
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.
GitLab 12.10 has arrived. The latest monthly update for the DevOps tool once again adds new features for paid and free users alike. For business users, the focus was laid on improving compliance with business requirements and managing multiple projects, whereas integration with AWS Fargate has been added for all users.