The news that Google may adopt Apple’s Swift programming language for Android circumnavigated the world and many people condemned the tech giant for running away from its ongoing legal dispute with Oracle. But can this work? Is Swift the answer to Google’s prayers?
Testing software is necessary, no matter the size or status of your company. Introducing Docker to your development workflow can help you write and run your testing frameworks more efficiently, so that you can always deliver your best product to your customers. We talked to JAX DevOps speaker Laura Frank about how to use Docker to run your test frameworks more efficiently.
After Mason Borda, a software engineer at BitGo revealed that he preordered a Tesla Model 3 with Bitcoin and Christopher Malmo, internet advocate at OpenMedia discovered that Bitcoin consumes too much electricity, one thought sprouted in my head: buying an electric car with Bitcoin is like recycling electricity.
Steve McConnel wrote in Code Complete that “good code is its own best documentation. As you’re about to add a comment, ask yourself ‘How can I improve the code so that this comment isn’t needed?'” But is it really that simple?
Uber made the headlines last month when it transpired that some people received a “Hacker Challenge” from the unicorn during rides. However, Uber is not the only company to lure engineers through coding games.
Today is Equal Pay Day —which symbolizes how far into the year women must work to earn what men earned in the previous year. Tech giants such as Microsoft and Facebook claim they have ended the gender pay gap, but is it enough?
Greg Bledsoe, Vice President of Operations at Personal, Inc. and top DevOps influencer, believes that the most important trend in DevOps is to integrate cybersecurity into DevOps and achieve DevSecOps. We talked to Mr. Bledsoe about cybersecurity, the direction of DevOps and who dictates the trends.
After last year hackers infiltrated the computer system of the Pentagon’s food court and compromised the bank data of an unknown number of employees, the Pentagon recently announced that military base grocery stores are susceptible to hacking. The Defense Commissary Agency is now hiring “computer incident response services.”
Eclipse IoT is a collection of open source projects for the development of Internet of Things solutions. It is one of the most active working groups in the Eclipse Foundation, currently featuring 25 projects. Here we present a brief overview of some popular offerings.
LinkedIn has open sourced Dr. Elephant , a tool focused toward helping Hadoop users understand and optimize their flows which solves about 80 percent of the problems through simple diagnosis.
In this article, Chris Pham, a Senior Business Intelligence Analyst, Talent Operations at LinkedIn, demonstrates how playing with Lego and working with data are closer than you think.
Since Angular 2 has reached beta phase and the stability of its API should now be guaranteed, it is time to take a closer look at the framework. Thanks to a plug-in, it is now possible to use TypeScript in the NetBeans IDE.
There are a lot of fast food restaurants and coffee chains which use asynchronous processing to make sure they serve as many customers as possible as quickly as possible. As we go through the coffee ordering process, you will see that there’s not much of a difference between Starbucks employees (baristas) and programmers.
Do you need to transform your business, deliver faster and better? Confused by all the buzz words and hype or how any of it can help you or your teams? We talked to JAX DevOps speakers Caroline Emmins and John Owen about how IBM changed its relationship with development from “them and us” to a collaborative DevOps partnership.