Discover the potential benefits of open source software for your business and the risks you need to be aware of. Open source has long been hailed as the future of software development, yet it’s definitely not for everyone. Darya Efimova, a digital transformation observer at Iflexion, taps into the big promise of open source along with its advantages and risks when it comes to enterprise-grade software.
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A recent report revealed that real time buying in the advertising industry does not comply with the set GDPR requirements. With so much concern about privacy, how can you protect your data? In this article, Katherine Barnett examines some of the ways you can keep your data safe and keep sensitive information out of advertisers’ hands.
Artificial intelligence and machine learning are changing how marketing campaigns work for many companies. They make it possible to transform datasets that allow better decision-making. However, it is not a magic solution, and there are still a few things you should not do when implementing AI and ML.
Progressive Web Apps (PWAs) need proper testing before launch, in order to ensure that they run on all browsers, devices, and with a variety of network speeds and providers. This checklist will help you ensure that your progressive web app is ready, fully tested, and ready to reach mobile users.
Running software in containers is catching on, and nearly half of IT leaders plan to deploy containers in production. Containers are extremely useful and can solve many problems associated with multiple environments, but they have their limitations. What do you need to know about containerization and its pros versus con before you begin?
Software, access, and realpolitik — How should open source communities respond to the GitHub restrictions?
What happens when open source isn’t open to all? GitHub made headlines recently when it made it difficult for developers in Cuba, Iran, North Korea, and Syria to access private repository services. This has opened up a conversation that needs to happen regarding free and open source software.
At a high level, Cloud-Native architecture implies adapting to the many new possibilities empowering innovation that paves the way for digital transformation. How did Cloud-Native approaches come to be? Time to take a tour of Cloud-Native DevOps, where it came from, where it is now, and what positives it brings to its users.
What’s new in VS Code? Version 1.37 is here and with it comes some new features and a number of updates. This time around the update includes a refreshed icon update, a few language improvements for TypeScript, improved error reporting, and more. See what’s shiny and new in Visual Studio Code this month.
Sometimes designing a mobile app sounds simple, but it can be anything but. How do you come up with an app design that is engaging for your users? Here are some UX tips for designing better mobile apps and what developers and designers should focus on.
Is Julia “the language of the future”? The TIOBE Index has seen a recent upswing in its popularity, as it slowly climbs up the charts from 50th place to the 35th most popular programming language. At JuliaCon 2019, the results from the user survey were revealed. To celebrate, let’s take a quick dip into the language use cases and how it stacks up.
Symfony is a high-performance PHP framework. Now that Symfony 4 is here, let’s learn what’s changed from version 3, what all the new features are, and discuss some of the best practices. In this session at the International PHP Conference by Antonio Peric-Mazar is CEO at Locastic, you’ll move up in the PHP world.
GraphQL continues to gain traction and become the standard for developers. In this article by Michael Williams, find out how GraphQL is changing the way an API queries the data. What does the future of GraphQL hold, and how is the community helping new developers contribute to open source software?
The Facebook development team announced at their Child Safety Hackathon that they have open sourced ThreatExchange. ThreatExchange is a collection of RESTful APIs that helps find matching content for an explicit video, in order to prevent it from being shared. Check out some of the privacy features and how you can potentially help make the internet safer.