It’s time to take a look at the hot list for the first quarter of 2018. Blockchain and Tensorflow lead the way, but there are some surprises further down the list. Who’s in, who’s out, and what should freelancers focus their energies on?
A language is only as useful as its documentation. Today, we’re taking a look at five of the top Go libraries out there, to see what kind of foundation this strong yet easy to use language has to offer developers.
Go may not be much of a newcomer to the world of programming languages. But it’s developed into a very respectable, if opinionated language. Today, Christopher Engelbert goes over the five things you might hate about Go, but really don’t have to.
Hacker News Hiring Trends rankings and PYPL PopularitY of Programming Language index for April 2018 are out, offering different approaches, different data sources and different, yet interesting results.
Lots of popular DevOps tools are developed with Go, but AWS Lambda still doesn’t support it. How can developers work around this barrier? In this session, Andreas Mohrhard explains what serverless really is, how AWS and Go play well together, and how developers can benefit from using AWS Lambda and Go together.
Go has always had something of a problem with incorporating version information with goinstall and go get. While the Go community has created a number of unofficial tools to deal with package versioning, a new, official proposal is now under consideration to provide backwards capability without increasing complexity.
In this article, Max Pumperla explains the strategy behind Go and teaches you how to build a bot to play against it using Deeplearning4j.
The wait is over! Go 1.10 is finally here and it comes bearing gifts (a.k.a. changes). Read on to find out what’s new.
Hottest freelance skills: Newcomers Go & React Native land in Top 5, blockchain & React are nowhere to be seen
What a difference a few months make! In November 2017, blockchain was the second hottest freelance skill and now it’s not even on the list anymore and the same goes for React. Let’s see what technologies have fallen from grace with freelancers and which ones are their new favorites.
Fn, a new serverless open source project was announced at this year’s JavaOne. There’s no risk of cloud lock-in and you can write functions in your favorite programming language. “You can make anything, including existing libraries, into a function by packaging it in a Docker container.” We invited Bob Quillin, VP for the Oracle Container Group to talk about Fn, its best features, next milestones and more.
Contrary to popular belief, this isn’t a new language built off of Go. Instead, Gonum is a set of numeric libraries to be used on top of Go, making it easier to write clearer scientific code and algorithms.