Leaves are crunching underfoot as we move towards the end of the year. As we polish off the last of the turkey leftovers, let’s take a look at what everyone was reading in November. Last month, we read all about Angular old and new, React.js, the top freelance skills of 2017, and more!
Theia has advanced to a solid foundation for future browser and desktop IDEs. If you want an easy-to-use, open-source framework to build extendable IDEs, why not give it a try? In this article, Sven Efftinge gives us an update on what’s been going on in the Theia universe.
Version 5.0.0 of Angular, pentagonal-donut is here! This major release contains an abundance of new features and bugfixes; its aim is to continue the Angular team’s focus on making it smaller, faster, and easier to use. But even though we’re still in awe of the release, it’s business as usual for the Angular team.
Security is one of the core issues when creating a production environment. Particularly when using the Docker ecosystem in general and Docker Swarm in particular, the question arises of how to secure the development process. In his session at the DevOpsCon 2017 in Berlin, Gianluca Arbezzano, software engineer at InfluxData, gives important tips on setting up a production environment, immutability, and security concepts for dockers.
What tools will you be using to develop code ten years from now? JAXenter editor Hartmut Schlosser caught up with Tracy Miranda at JAX London 2017 to chat about the future of IDEs, the language server protocol, and more.
Keep your systems resilient to broken connections and unreliable networks. Unless it’s start-up time. Jan Stępień explains why we need to fail fast during the start up phase of any new software application.
The next big release from Kotlin is here! Kotlin 1.2 is a major step forward with a bunch of cool new features, including code-sharing between platforms. Let’s take a look at what’s in this new release.
What’s on deck for JDK 10? Lukas Eder, Java Champion, explores some of the new features that are planned for the next Java release, including local variable type inference.
So you want to move your servers online. Good choice! But there’s a bit more planning and organizational choices than you might expect. Alex Briggs explains how you can make the best choices for your own company.
Traditional money and the financial system will not disappear overnight but they will change. Have you considered using cryptocurrencies? We haven’t so far but they have just become more accessible to the everyday user. We talked with Evgeny Vigovsky, COO of Saifu about how the company wants to help make every currency transaction a breeze.
A coalition of tech giants including Red Hat, Google, Facebook, IBM, and more are adopting a more measured approach towards open source licensing agreements with GPLv3. Because apparently, lawsuits are not great at creating a productive collaborative environment. Who knew?
Angular lets developers achieve higher performance levels, in addition to great speeds and tooling. However, there are still questions that have remained unanswered. In this article, you will learn more about what is NgRx and what are the benefits of using the extension for Angular. Lolita Rogers will also indicate some core mistakes and how NgRx features will help solve them.
Stack Overflow recently analyzed the most dramatic technology increases and decreases and, naturally, we weren’t surprised to see that the Angular tag rules over the ‘most dramatic increase’ top. However, this doesn’t mean Angular is spotless — it has both benefits and disadvantages. Let’s dissect them.
“Diverse teams can help prevent unhealthy competition that occurs sometimes in male-dominated teams”
Women are underrepresented in the tech sector —myth or reality? In addition to the Women in Tech survey, we also launched a diversity series aimed at bringing the most inspirational and powerful women in the tech scene to your attention. Today, we’d like you to meet Leitha Matz, Chief Operating Officer at Zuper.