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Development Software, Software Category

TypeScript turns 10 years old

October 4, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

After initially being greeted with skepticism, Microsoft’s TypeScript programming language, which brought static types to JavaScript development, has withstood the test of time, a Microsoft official wrote this past weekend. TypeScript’s 10th birthday occurred on Saturday, October 1, said Daniel […]


Development Software, Software Category

Google 2022 Accelerate State of DevOps Report Finds Strong Culture Predictive of Strong Performance

October 4, 2022

Via: InfoQ

Google has released their findings from the 2022 Accelerate State of DevOps Report. This year’s report focused on security with a specific emphasis on the software supply chain. The report found a broad adoption of the inspected practices with organizations […]


Development Software, Software Category

Bun JavaScript runtime is in the oven

October 3, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

Move over, Node.js and Deno. A potential competitor is emerging in the JavaScript/TypeScript runtime space, called Bun. Now in a beta stage of development, Bun is billed as a modern JavaScript runtime akin to Deno or Node, built to start […]


Mobile Apps

Microsoft Windows 11 Officially Adds Android App Support to 21 Countries: Android Apps Now Installable Through APK Format

October 3, 2022

Via: Tech Times

Windows 11 is officially adding support for Android apps to 21 countries. Now, more people will be able to install Android apps through the APK format. Microsoft is Expanding Android Apps on Windows 11 to 21 More Countries The merge […]


Software Security

Here come the new Red Hat Enterprise Linux distros

October 3, 2022

Via: ZDnet

Red Hat is the Linux distro security leader. And with its latest Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) beta releases, RHEL 8.7 and 9.1, the Linux powerhouse company is continuing to stake out its security claims. Red Hat is releasing both […]


Software Security

Is It Time to Rethink DevSecOps After Major Security Breaches?

September 29, 2022

Via: InformationWeek

Recent high-profile hacks at Rockstar Games and Uber might not stem from DevSecOps issues, but discussions of this aspect of security may be worth having now. One of the goals of applying a DevSecOps approach to software development is to […]


Development Software, Software Category

Where JavaScript is headed in 2022

September 29, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

Since 2016 the State of JavaScript survey has undertaken the monumental task of querying the JS multitudes about the multifarious frameworks, techniques, and features that they use to build applications. The latest incarnation of this Herculean effort occurred in the […]


Development Software, Software Category

Microsoft Trains Two Billion Parameter Vision-Language AI Model BEiT-3

September 27, 2022

Via: InfoQ

Researchers from Microsoft’s Natural Language Computing (NLC) group announced the latest version of Bidirectional Encoder representation from Image Transformers: BEiT-3, a 1.9B parameter vision-language AI model. BEiT-3 models images as another language and achieves state-of-the-art performance on a wide range […]


Development Software, Software Category

Moldable Development: Guiding Technical Decisions without Reading Code

September 27, 2022

Via: InfoQ

Why do developers read code? They read code because that is where the ground truth lies. And they read in multiple circumstances, too. They read when they want to learn how to use an API. They read when they seek […]


Development Software, Software Category

InfoQ .NET Trends Report 2022

September 26, 2022

Via: InfoQ

Every year, all InfoQ editors invite seasoned developers and practitioners from the industry to discuss the current trends in the entire software development landscape. The results of these discussions are published as trend reports, each focusing on one specific set […]


Development Software, Software Category

.NET MAUI Framework Released Together with Visual Studio 2022

September 22, 2022

Via: InfoQ

Microsoft announced last August that its multi-platform UI framework, MAUI, had been officially released and out of preview, with the launch of Visual Studio 2022 for Windows. The release marks the official launch of the new framework for .NET programmers […]


Operating systems, Others

Apple Releases watchOS 9.0.1 for Apple Watch Ultra

September 22, 2022

Via: MacRumors

Apple today released watchOS 9.0.1, a minor update to the watchOS 9 operating system that debuted in September. watchOS 9.0.1 is available for the Apple Watch Ultra, and it will be a day one update for those who are receiving […]


Development Software, Software Category

7 Skills for Backend Developers You Must Have

September 21, 2022

Via: TechBullion

Backend development involves an understanding of coding languages, algorithms, and a broad range of programming tools. Not every backend web development job will demand the same set of abilities, but there are a few you should be acquainted with. Certain […]


Operating systems, Others

Torvalds confirms Rust is coming to the new version of Linux

September 21, 2022

Via: TechRadar

Linux creator Linus Torvalds has reportedly committed to bringing Rust to the operating system. In an email received by ZDNet(opens in new tab), Torvalds said that the programming language will make it to version 6.1 of the Linux OS “unless […]


Application Software, Software Category

Adobe is buying Figma for $20 billion – but not everyone thinks that’s a good idea

September 20, 2022

Via: TechRadar

Adobe has announced its intentions to buy online collaboration tool Figma for $20 billion. The half-cash/half-stock deal, which has yet to be finalized, is a bold move from the company behind leading creative apps Photoshop and Premiere Pro – and […]


Development Software, Software Category

Brendan Eich: Don’t blame cookies and JavaScript

September 19, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

Best known as the creator of the JavaScript programming language, Brendan Eich is also the founder and CEO of Brave Software, creator of the Brave browser, and co-creator of the Basic Attention Token. As CTO of Mozilla, he helped pilot […]


Operating systems, Windows

Coming in Windows 11 22H2, a change of update cadence?

September 14, 2022

Via: Computerworld

Microsoft is apparently again changing the way it updates Windows 11, after having said the platform would receive just one major service upgrade per year in the fall, according to various reports. The company is also expected to announce the […]


Development Software, Software Category

Swift language speeds standard library, reworks generics

September 14, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

Swift 5.7, the latest update of Apple’s Swift programming language, is now available, with usability improvements, a smaller and faster standard library, faster build and launch times, and a new generics implementation. Unveiled September 12, Swift 5.7 offers language and […]


Software Category, System Software

A vision for making open source more equitable and secure

September 13, 2022

Via: Info World

Open source has a widely recognized problem that has yet to be adequately addressed. While open-source projects have become foundational pieces upon which the internet and all its innovations are built, they operate mainly as labors of love. And when […]


Application Software, Software Category

3 things your cloud finops program needs

September 13, 2022

Via: Info World

These days cloud computing costs typically run about 20% of total IT spending. An enterprise only needs one outrageous cloud bill to wake up and smell the waste. That’s why cloud spending now receives much more scrutiny, and enterprises demand […]