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  • A Second Try at Refactoring Dijkstra's Example

    1 August 2014, 6:31 am

    If you compare my code with Dijkstra's original solution, you will see that in an odd way they are nearly logical duals of each other.
  • Jellyfish-Powered Special Effects On Virtualized Desktops

    31 July 2014, 8:34 pm

    Desktop-as-a-Service for Graphic Processing Units (DaaS – GPU)
  • Introduction to TypeScript

    31 July 2014, 3:13 am

    Microsoft’s alternative to JavaScript adds modularity, generics, and type information while maintaining JS source compatibility.
  • Google Smart Lens Licensed

    31 July 2014, 12:11 am

    Google is testing a prototype for a smart contact lens that was built to continuously measure glucose in tears using a wireless chip and miniaturized glucose sensor.
  • Web API For Custom Financial Trading Apps

    30 July 2014, 9:41 pm

    IG Labs to give traders more control over the way they trade
  • RemObjects Calls Forth Fire For Oxygene and RemObjects C#

    30 July 2014, 4:01 am

    Fire is a new IDE for Oxygene and RemObjects C# that runs on Mac OS X
  • Free Toolsuite Brings Ada To ARM

    29 July 2014, 7:28 pm

    AdaCore GNAT GPL For Bare Board ARM
  • Getting Back to Coding

    29 July 2014, 11:26 am

    Reducing tool complexity requires mercilessly applying YAGNI to your toolchain. Resist the siren songs of new, popular memes and the blandishments of vendors, and choose the tools that deliver only what you need.
  • EnterpriseDB Extends Postgres' Big Data Capacity

    29 July 2014, 10:53 am

    New MongoDB Hadoop extensions
  • Bit-Oriented I/O with Templates

    29 July 2014, 7:00 am

    Data-compression algorithms emit data in blocks of varying number of bits. Making these little blobs suitable for byte-level I/O requires some careful know-how.
  • Simple Digital

    29 July 2014, 6:45 am

    It seemed a waste to put an I/O board in the system just for one switch closure reading.
  • Tooling Up for the Marriage of the Internet of Things, Big Data, and Cloud Computing

    29 July 2014, 3:45 am

    Finding tools that will bridge IoT, machine-to-machine, and big data is no simple task. But some integrated solutions are beginning to appear.
  • CRC: The C Stands for Confusion

    25 July 2014, 3:37 am

    Because it is so often abstracted, people don't always make smart choices about selecting and specifying CRCs.
  • Tools for Finding the Continuous Delivery DevOps Sweet Spot

    24 July 2014, 8:24 am

    XebiaLabs updates XL Deploy and Release
  • Dovecot Gmail API Compatible REST API

    24 July 2014, 8:09 am

    Open source and complementary to existing email IMAP and POP3 protocols
  • Modulus Add-on Marketplace for Node.js Developers

    24 July 2014, 8:00 am

    Any user can become an add-on provider through Add-On Provider Portal
  • Java's Floating-Point (Im)Precision

    24 July 2014, 3:41 am

    Java doesn't store, calculate, or return the exact representation of the actual floating-point value in some cases.
  • Perforce Takes Federated Versioning to the Edge

    23 July 2014, 8:19 am

    Code submits are still committed to the master, but all other commands are entirely local
  • Dijkstra's Example Simplified By Off-The-End Values: First Try

    23 July 2014, 3:26 am

    By keeping Dijkstra's strategy the same, but describing the ranges more consistently, the resulting program is easier to understand.
  • Onsen UI 1.1 Support For jQuery

    23 July 2014, 3:14 am

    Eliminating AngularJS complexity
  • Coding for High-DPI Displays in Windows

    22 July 2014, 10:01 am

    Deliver crisp text and images on all Windows monitors, regardless of settings.
  • Just Let Me Code!

    22 July 2014, 9:50 am

    Managing the complexity of development toolchains — from SCM, to the build tools, to the testing, to the deployment stack — now so overwhelms the developer experience, it's hard to get any real programming done.
  • 700 New Functions In Wolfram Mathematica 10

    22 July 2014, 7:32 am

    Single biggest jump in new functionality in the software's history
  • OpenMake Heralds DevOps Maturity

    22 July 2014, 7:21 am

    Release and Deploy for the multi-platform enterprise developer
  • Pike Programming Language

    22 July 2014, 3:02 am

    A C-like language with all the OO trimmings, garbage collection, strong data types, and excellent string processing makes a powerful tool for Web programming.

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