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Amazon launches Alexa Skills Kit for Python beta

Amazon launches Alexa Skills Kit for Python beta

Amazon today announced the release of the Alexa Skills Kit for Python beta, the latest software development kit language available since the release of versions in Java and Node.js. The Alexa Skills
Kano, a company teaching kids how to code, joins forces with Sesame Ventures

Kano, a company teaching kids how to code, joins forces with Sesame Ventures

Creative computing pioneer, Kano announced it had bagged funding from Sesame Ventures to help it fuel growth and work on new products.
6 tools every aspiring web developer should master

6 tools every aspiring web developer should master

Say what you want about their products and business models, but Twitter, Facebook, Netflix, Amazon, and their contemporaries are monuments to web development — living proof of how far the medium has

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Microsoft marks Mixer's first year with improved eSports streams

Microsoft marks Mixer's first year with improved eSports streams

In the past year since changing names from Beam to Mixer, Microsoft's game-broadcasting app has gone through a slew of updates and brought forth a number of innovations. Redmond says last December,
Microsoft marks Mixer's first year with improved eSports streams

Microsoft marks Mixer's first year with improved eSports streams

In the past year since changing names from Beam to Mixer, Microsoft's game-broadcasting app has gone through a slew of updates and brought forth a number of innovations. Redmond says last December,

Intel details fourth Spectre-style CPU security flaw

Intel said it was expanding its bug bounty program to help find more Spectre-like processor security flaws, and unfortunately it just found one. The company (along with Google and Microsoft) has

Cryptocurrency and a stock market boom pushes TradingView to $37 million in new funding

Fueled by last year’s greed-inducing visions of a cryptocurrency boom and a stock market largely untethered from classical economics, TradingView, a developer of social networking and data analysis

Exploit puts popular web and mobile apps at risk

A new exploit could allow users to bypass security checks in Electron, a popular cross-platform development framework. The exploit, posted by Trustwave, has been patched and developers should update
Outdated website software lets hackers mine cryptocurrencies at your expense

Outdated website software lets hackers mine cryptocurrencies at your expense

An outdated version of Drupal, a popular content management system, let hackers mine the cryptocurrency Monero on over 300 websites including the websites for the “San Diego Zoo and the government of
Microsoft Adds Support for JavaScript in Excel—What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

Microsoft Adds Support for JavaScript in Excel—What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

Shortly after Microsoft announced support for custom JavaScript functions in Excel, someone demonstrated what could possibly go wrong if this feature is abused for malicious purposes.As promised last

Microsoft Excel gets custom JavaScript Functions and Power BI visualizations

Microsoft is launching a couple of features to Excel today that make the ubiquitous spreadsheet software a bit more powerful. Among the new features is support for Azure Machine Learning and custom

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JavaScript is a valuable language for anyone to learn, but it’s especially important when you’re dealing with modern web browsers and web apps. Right now we’re offering a deal on a comprehensive

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When it comes to top web technologies, JavaScript is right up there with HTML and CSS, with it being a basis for all sorts of things including video games and web apps. Isn't it time you learn how to
Logging in with Facebook may let Javascript trackers steal personal data

Logging in with Facebook may let Javascript trackers steal personal data

Facebook's handling of personal data is under the spotlight again with a new report suggesting that sites leveraging Facebook's API for verification purposes could be allowing the harvesting of data
How to use Google’s Grasshopper app, which teaches adults to code

How to use Google’s Grasshopper app, which teaches adults to code

If you know how to code, the world of technology is your oyster. But learning the ins and outs of coding is…

Your Facebook data can be snatched by JavaScript trackers

Facebook is looking into a security report that reveals Facebook user data can be snatched by JavaScript trackers if they're planted in websites that let users log in with their Facebook credentials.
Google’s Grasshopper app teaches you how to code

Google’s Grasshopper app teaches you how to code

Google's incubator for employees' "20 percent time" side projects, Area 120, typically produces fun things like an app to make YouTube more social and expanding Smart Replies. Now the workshop has

Login With Facebook data hijacked by JavaScript trackers

Facebook confirms to TechCrunch that it’s investigating a security research report that shows Facebook user data can be grabbed by third-party JavaScript trackers embedded on websites using Login With