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Application Software, Software Category

Zoom sales growth slows as online business slumps in post-pandemic era

November 22, 2022

Via: Computerworld

Zoom’s third quarter results show that the big question for the company is whether sales to enterprises will be strong enough to compensate for slowing growth of online, or consumer, revenue as businesses bring workers back to the office in […]


Application Software, Software Category

Your tax software may have shared your financial data with Facebook

November 22, 2022

Via: BGR

If you have been using an online tax preparation website to file your income taxes, you might have had your information packaged up and sent over to Facebook. As reported by The Verge, an investigation by The Markup found that […]


Development Software, Software Category

Tagged Strings in Visual Studio and .NET 7

November 21, 2022

Via: InfoQ

As part of .NET 7, developers now have the ability to tag strings using the StringSyntax attribute. These tags inform tools such as Visual Studio as to the nature of the string. For example, you can mark the string as […]


Development Software, Software Category

Angular 15 – Standalone Components Are Stable

November 21, 2022

Via: InfoQ

Google recently released Angular 15, the latest version of their popular SPA framework. The update includes a stable API for standalone components alongside several other significant improvements. Standalone components are long-awaited features that enable developers to build Angular applications without […]


Development Software, Software Category

Upgrade to Apache Commons Text 1.10 to Avoid New Exploit

November 21, 2022

Via: InfoQ

A new vulnerability in the Apache Commons Text, AKA Text4Shell, allows an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the host machine. Originally reported by Alvaro Munoz, principal security researcher at GitHub, CVE-2022-42889, is similar to Spring4Shell and Log4Shell, allowing remote […]


Mobile Apps

This free Android app can block most third-party trackers

November 18, 2022

Via: BGR

Last year, Apple introduced a feature called App Tracking Transparency which made third-party apps ask users for permission to track them across other apps and websites. Android doesn’t quite have an equivalent feature, but if you are looking to stop […]


Development Software, Software Category

Angular 15 arrives with standalone APIs

November 18, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

Angular 15, the latest version of the Google-developed, TypeScript-based web application framework, has just been released. The update features now-stable, “standalone” APIs that allow developers to build applications without using NgModules. Angular 15 was officially unveiled on November 16. The […]


Development Software, Software Category

.NET 7 Adds Generic Math

November 18, 2022

Via: InfoQ

In our last article we introduced generic parsing. This was a stepping stone to the real goal, generic math. Since .NET 2 was introduced in 2005, developers have been asking for an interface that supported basic arithmetical operations such addition […]


Development Software, Software Category

First Open Source Copyright Lawsuit Chal­lenges GitHub Copi­lot

November 18, 2022

Via: InfoQ

A class-action law­suit has been filed in a US fed­eral court chal­leng­ing the legal­ity of GitHub Copi­lot and the related OpenAI Codex. The suit against GitHub, Microsoft, and OpenAI claims violation of open-source licenses and could have a wide impact […]


Mobile Apps

Google Releases a Guide to Android App Modularization

November 18, 2022

Via: InfoQ

Google has recently released a guide to Android app modularization. This guide is designed to bring best practices and recommended patterns for developers to build multi-module Android apps, focusing on mitigating problems that arise when the codebase grows, such as […]


Application Software, Software Category

Microsoft Teams is putting sign-language front and center

November 18, 2022

Via: TechRadar

An upcoming update to Microsoft Teams is looking to help the hard of hearing stay better engaged in online meetings. Similar to a recent Zoom update, the new Sign Language View feature allows Microsoft Teams users to choose up to […]


Development Software, Software Category

6 state management techniques for ASP.NET Core MVC

November 17, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

Because HTTP is a stateless protocol, state information is not preserved between requests. This means you must write your own logic to maintain state or find another way to preserve state information. This article will explore some of the most […]


Application Software, Software Category

With No-Code/Low-Code Solutions, Companies Find Flexibility and Reduce Cost

November 17, 2022

Via: CIO

In today’s fast-paced business world, where companies must constantly innovate to keep up with competitors,depending on fully customizable software solutions created with programming languages and manual coding is insufficient. Instead, enterprises increasingly are pursuing no-code and low-code solutions for application […]


Development Software, Software Category

C# 11 and .NET 7 Bring Generic Parsing

November 17, 2022

Via: InfoQ

One of the basic design patterns in .NET is the static Parse function. Virtually every class that can be instantiated from a string representation has one. Yet before C# 11 and .NET 7, there was no way to create an […]


Operating systems, Windows

Microsoft Launches Windows Holographic Version 22H2 Focused on IT Management Improvement

November 17, 2022

Via: Tech Times

Microsoft has recently released a new update for the Windows Holographic version 22H2. The main focus of the new changes revolves around IT management improvement that will help HoloLens users the most. When the previous Holographic 22H1 became available to […]


Development Software, Software Category

Create Your Distributed Database on Kubernetes with Existing Monolithic Databases

November 16, 2022

Via: InfoQ

Most of the recent convenience upgrades that have blessed peoples’ lives in the 21st century can be traced back to the widespread adoption of the Internet. Constant connectivity at our fingertips improved our lives, and created new technical infrastructure requirements […]


Mobile Apps

Google is making it easier to fix crashing Android apps

November 16, 2022

Via: BGR

As often as we write about malware infestations in Android apps, a more common issue for most Android users is crashing apps. No matter how new or powerful your phone is, chances are that you’ve had an app crash on […]


Application Software, Software Category

Apple Releases Safari Technology Preview 158 With Bug Fixes and Performance Improvements

November 16, 2022

Via: MacRumors

Apple today released a new update for Safari Technology Preview, the experimental browser Apple first introduced in March 2016. Apple designed the ‌Safari Technology Preview‌ to test features that may be introduced into future release versions of Safari. ‌Safari Technology […]


Software Security

Is TikTok a National Security Threat? FBI Says App Could Weaponize Collected User Data

November 16, 2022

Via: Tech Times

TikTok could be a national security threat, as claimed by FBI Director Christopher Wray. He shared his concerns regarding the social media platform during the House Homeland Security Committee hearing on Tuesday, Nov. 15. The conference’s discussions focused on worldwide […]


Development Software, Software Category

Filter JavaScript objects the easy way with Arquero

November 16, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

There are many advantages to coding in JavaScript, but data wrangling probably isn’t near the top of that list. However, there’s good news for those who find JavaScript data wrangling a challenge: The same “grammar-of-data” ideas behind the hugely popular […]