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Application Software, Software Category

Microsoft pushes Edge as ‘best for business’ in battle with Chrome

September 29, 2020

Via: Computerworld

Microsoft last week pitched Edge as “the browser for business,” as in fact, “the best browser for business,” and revealed some of the new features and functionality it will use to convince customers that its aspirations are more than posturing. […]


Development Software, Software Category

Rapid UI development with Flutter for Windows

September 29, 2020

Via: InfoWorld

There’s a lot to be said for tools that make it easy to target multiple platforms from a single codebase, reducing the load on developers and increasing the reach of your applications. Microsoft’s Xamarin is an excellent example of this, […]


Mobile Apps

Google to better enforce Play Store in-app purchase policies, ease use of third-party app stores

September 28, 2020

Via: Tech Crunch

Under threat of regulation, Google announced today it’s updating its Google Play billing policies to better clarify which types of transactions will be subject to Google’s commissions on in-app purchases. While the more detailed language doesn’t actually change the earlier […]


Application Software, Software Category

Using Serverless Backends to Iterate Quickly on Web Apps

September 24, 2020

Via: InfoQ

In a series of three technical articles, AWS has recently shown the advantage of building serverless backends to iterate quickly on web apps and be able to follow changing product requirements. These development methodology and architecture allow flexibility but increase […]


Development Software, Software Category

6 practical tricks every Python developer should have

September 23, 2020

Via: The Next Web

Python has become a popular programming language because it is clear, versatile, easy to learn, and it has plenty of useful libraries for different tasks. From web development to data science and cybersecurity, Python programmers are high in demand. But […]


Software Category, System Software

YouTube’s new AI will block videos that are inappropriate for kids

September 23, 2020

Via: The Next Web

YouTube will start using AI to automatically add age restrictions to videos “over the coming months,” the company announced on Tuesday. The site currently relies on content reviewers to flag videos that aren’t appropriate for viewers under 18, but will […]


Mobile Apps

Android 11’s biggest letdown

September 22, 2020

Via: Computerworld

Android 11’s got plenty of good stuff going on, both on the surface and under the hood — but one of the release’s most promising new additions is turning out to be one of its least compelling elements. I’m talking […]


Development Software, Software Category

Code execution, defense evasion are top tactics used in critical attacks against corporate endpoints

September 21, 2020

Via: ZDnet

The threat landscape is under a constant state of evolution, with enterprise players hard-pressed to keep up with a frequent barrage of vulnerability disclosures, security updates, and the occasional zero-day. Analysts estimate that by 2021, 3.5 million cybersecurity roles will […]


Application Software, Software Category

Microsoft purchases Bethesda Softworks in industry-changing acquisition

September 21, 2020

Via: ArsTechnica

Major game franchises like Doom, Fallout, The Elder Scrolls, and more will soon be Microsoft properties. That’s because the Xbox and Windows maker announced Monday morning it is buying the corporate parent of Bethesda Softworks, ZeniMax Media. “Like us, Bethesda […]


iOS, Operating systems

iOS 14: What’s new for enterprise IT?

September 21, 2020

Via: Computerworld

Apple has introduced a selection of interesting improvements for iOS and Mac admins in the recently introduced iOS 14, including new APIs for mobile device management (MDM) and usability improvements. The easy (but good) stuff One of the better enhancements […]