The Neon milestone build M5 is released. We take a closer look at some of the highlights of the new build.
Martin Probst, a software engineer at Google in the AngularJS team, signals that the feedback regarding Angular 2 has been positive and that a release date is approaching. As far as TypeScript is concerned, one should expect a substantial change.
In a world where billions of devices are being connected to the Internet, the Internet of Things (IoT) becomes an increasingly important domain. IoT offers a lot of opportunities for new and innovative applications, for example turning your home into a smart home, or turning cities into smart cities, by intelligently connecting sensor input data to various actuators.
Banking is advancing at a rapid pace; customers are demanding a personalized experience any time any place through any device. If banks don’t keep up with this demand, many fin-tech start-ups will. To stay ahead in this race, ING has made advancing her IT capabilities in general and her analytical capabilities in particular one of her core strategies.
Re-designing a website UI to improve user experience is hard. It requires in-depth research, creativity and a lot of plug-and-play. Most of all, you need to be able to know when to start from scratch, says creative director and UI designer Gail Yui.
Many of today’s computer science students are leaving education insufficiently equipped with the fundamental skills needed for professional coding. They may understand algorithms, data structures and everything around how to design code very well, but less so what is involved in bringing a project to fruition.
How can leading Web properties release a dozen versions of their Web apps per day? What are the methods and tools to increase the agility of developers? Where are the pitfalls and tradeoffs of existing solutions?
The Java Browser Plug-in will soon be a thing of the past. As Dalibor Topic announced on Oracle’s Java Platform blog, the plug-in is to be marked at “deprecated” in the upcoming JDK 9 already. Is this the end of Java in browser applications?
Mengmeng Chen is head of the US branch of Seeed Studio, an open hardware innovation platform that helps makers turn their cool ideas into reality. In this session, she explores the challenges of hardware product development for the Internet of Things.
Much of enterprise software is built on a message-passing paradigm, and the popular .NET and Java platforms both offer APIs that provide access to messaging. While .NET offers access to Microsoft’s MSMQ through a set of standard APIs, there’s a problem: MSMQ isn’t widely used in the enterprise, even in .NET shops.
As Michael Minella, the project leader of Spring Batch, announced on behalf of his team, a new subproject of Spring Cloud called Spring Cloud Task is ready. The target of Spring Cloud Task is to deliver the necessary functionality to Spring Boot based applications for the support of short-lived microservices. The announcement at the same time marks the release of the first milestone.
Citrine, a new all-purpose programming language for UNIX-like operating systems has seen the light of day. The special feature of the language consists in the combination of messages similar to Smalltalk and Prototypes.
It all began with the new decree (the “Garante per la protezione dei dati personali”) issued by the Italian data protection authorities in 2008. This regulation (Italian | English) stipulates that all companies must log all administrator’ system access data and keep them archived for at least six months.