Modern navigation apps have many pitfalls, including security concerns, and advertisers paying their way to prominence. Mansoor Ahmed addresses the biases in navigation systems and what the potential, decentralized solution may be in the digital world.
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The Agile manifesto states: “Our highest priority is to satisfy the customer through early and continuous delivery of valuable software”. Agile itself is currently in a unique position. In this article, Charlie Ponsonby discusses the “second age of Agile”, as agile methodology approaches late-adoption maturity.
Java and C are the most popular programming languages, however, Python continues to see amazing growth in 2019. The TIOBE Index claimed that Python might overtake Java and C as the most popular language in a few years. Is this accurate? Let’s take a look at this month’s index and see what the projections are.
News for Java developers: VS Code announced a new installer for Java. The package auto detects if you have the most recent components and installs and configures stable version of Java tools with the press of a button. Will you be giving VS Code a try or do you prefer another code editor?
PyTorch offers a new API that will help machine learning researchers to reproduce research results. PyTorch Hub supports the publication of pre-trained models in order to help facilitate more transparent ML research. Do you have a pre-trained model that you wish to submit? PyTorch Hub accepts contributions.
Java enters uncharted territory: iOS devices. Gluon is working on bringing Java development to iOS devices with Gluon Mobile. The Gluon client plugin now offers configurations for running Java 11+ apps on iOS devices (or the iPhone simulator).
A new report from WhiteSource examines the role of developers regarding application security. What free tools do developers use and which are best suited for the job? What part of a team should handle AppSec? Compare your company to the results and see what insights the study reveals.
Java meets the blockchain with the Aion Virtual Machine, from the Aion Foundation. Take advantage of the vast Java ecosystem and build smart contracts directly in Java, with all the maturity of the JVM. The Aion Virtual Machine supports Maven and IntelliJ plugins and can run all transactions concurrently.
Python continues to be the language of choice for all things scientific. Panel is a new open source high-level library for creating ways of showing off scientific data. It supports popular Python plotting libraries such as Bokeh, Matplotlib, and Datashader for data visualization. Create reactive objects with Panel and compose plots, tables, and more.
Pick through the trending GitHub projects page and pick our your favorite array for a spring bouquet. As we enter June, today we look at some of the coolest GitHub repos that trended in May 2019, including a renderless rich-text editor for Vue.js, an in-progress mathematical diagram creator, a new way to create a portfolio from GitHub, and more!
What’s new in VS Code’s monthly update? The May 2019 (version 1.35) release adds a new icon overhaul, Go to Definition improvements, Breadcrumbs displayed by default, updated Octicons, and a few more features. Check out some of the highlights.
As container usage spreads, the number of tools in the ecosystem grows. Floki is an open source tool aims to help users launch and use interactive Docker containers, without any Docker run commands. It features Docker-in-Docker support and can forward host user information.
The first beta release for Python version 3.8 is here. Check out the new features, report any potential bugs, give feedback, and catch a sneak peek on the newest release highlights in order to prepare yourself for what’s coming in Python 3.8. (Have you met the walrus operator?)
The latest major release from Apache Storm introduces some new changes and improvements. Apache Storm v2.0.0 rearchitects from Clojure to pure Java and improves user performance with a new high-performance core. See what’s new and migrate to the latest version.