The Rust team has introduced the latest version of the systems programming language -1.7, which continues the course of 1.6. What this release focuses on is library features -roughly 40 library functions and methods are currently stable in 1.7.
The U.S. Department of Defense is inviting vetted hackers to “Hack the Pentagon” in an unprecedented effort to test its digital security in the first ever federal government bug bounty, U.S. Secretary of Defense Ash Carter announced in a Facebook post.
The same marketing hype that surrounded “Agile” has now switched to “DevOps”; the combination of the two is one way to solve all the issues that IT organizations have been known for. This has generated the chimera of the “full stack” developer, which simply means that now a developer is expected to do it all. What else could it mean?
If you ask Olaf Molenveld, CEO and co-founder of Amsterdam-based Magnetic.io, about containers and microservices, he will say they are a perfect match. Although complications do exist, Very Awesome Microservices Platform (VAMP) aims to iron them out.
More and more businesses nowadays use cloud infrastructure but they fail to understand the challenges that go hand in hand with cloud computing. The aim of the following survey is to explain these factors and to make them more transparent.
2016 has just begun and it is already bombarding up with promises of a sunnier IoT perspective and a heftier collection of tips and tricks to facilitate developers’ performance. This JAX Magazine issue is packed with proof that OSGi is regaining momentum and other concepts that have one purpose and one purpose only: to curtail unproductive operations -it’s our treat!
There is no such thing as a recipe for success when it comes to climbing the professional ladder and developers are no exception. The lack of a well-defined route can hamper a developer’s journey from novice to master, but there are things you can do to help yourself.
Emojicode allows users to build fast cross-platform applications while having fun. It is a static, strongly typed programming language and it is not afraid to look nice.
Some programmers prefer to use Rust, others go for Java but at the end of the day, both programming languages have highs and lows.
Recently, JAXenter reported on the fifth milestone for Eclipse Neon – but the Eclipse Foundation does not forget about the actual Eclipse version Mars. Here is the second service update, aka Mars.2.
The Raspberry Pi Foundation has just entered its fourth year of existence, and celebrated the milestone with a new addition: Raspberry Pi 3, an inexpensive, yet extremely powerful computer. The model includes Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, but also 50 percent more processing power.
Yahoo is the latest tech giant to create a deep learning system for developing predictive applications such as image or speech recognition. CaffeOnSpark is able to perform ‘deep learning’ on the massive amount of data kept in the company’s Hadoop file system. The new internally-built software is now available on GitHub.
Many databases today are based on the traditional relational database models which are unable to compete with the increasing influx of unstructured data that companies are dealing with. And, as society becomes more and more digital, technology is granting workers access to information across several platforms anytime, anywhere: in the cloud, on premise, via mobile channels, by people and even by machines.