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Renaissance Portraits Made From Single Thread on Circular Loom

Renaissance Portraits Made From Single Thread on Circular Loom

Petro Vrellis wraps a single, 1-2 km long thread, 3000-4000 times across a 200-peg loom

Why ESR Hates C++, Respects Java, and Thinks Go (But Not Rust) Will Replace C

Open source guru Eric S. Raymond followed up his post on alternatives to C by explaining why he won't touch C++ any more, calling the story "a launch point for a disquisition on the economics of

More Than Half of GitHub Is Duplicate Code, Researchers Find

Richard Chirgwin, writing for The Register: Given that code sharing is a big part of the GitHub mission, it should come at no surprise that the platform stores a lot of duplicated code: 70 per cent, a
Google is working on Fuchsia OS support for Apple's Swift programming language

Google is working on Fuchsia OS support for Apple's Swift programming language

Google's in-development operating system, named 'Fuchsia,' first appeared over a year ago. It's quite different from Android and Chrome OS, as it runs on top of the real-time 'Zircon' kernel instead

ESR Sees Three Viable Alternatives To C

An anonymous reader writes:After 35 years of programming in C, Eric S. Raymond believes that we're finally seeing viable alternatives to the language. "We went thirty years -- most of my time in the

Programming Language Go Turns 8

On this day, eight years ago, a group of programmers at Google released Go, a brand-new open-source programming language that they hoped would solve some of the problems they faced with Java, C++ and
Snoopy is your latest coding teacher

Snoopy is your latest coding teacher

Snoopy is taking a break from lying on his doghouse and staring at the sky to help kids learn about computers and coding. As part of Computer Science Education Week (December 4-10), codeSpark Academy
Here's how you can become fluent in JavaScript for less than $30

Here's how you can become fluent in JavaScript for less than $30

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. If you want to become articulate in reactive web design and cutting-edge programming languages

Should Developers Do All Their Own QA?

An anonymous reader quotes IT News: Fashion retailer The Iconic is no longer running quality assurance as a separate function within its software development process, having shifted QA
Cash in on cutting-edge reactive web development with this massive training bundle

Cash in on cutting-edge reactive web development with this massive training bundle

Don’t just join the JavaScript pros, surpass them. The post Cash in on cutting-edge reactive web development with this massive training bundle appeared first on The Daily Dot.

Perl is the Most Hated Programming Language, Developers Say

Thomas Claburn, writing for The Register: Developers really dislike Perl, and projects associated with Microsoft, at least among those who volunteer their views through Stack Overflow. The community

Why Do Web Developers Keep Making The Same Mistakes?

An anonymous reader quotes HPE Insights: Software developers and testers must be sick of hearing security nuts rant, "Beware SQL injection! Monitor for cross-site scripting! Watch for hijacked session
Why startup coders need to learn this programming language

Why startup coders need to learn this programming language

Develop your dream app with the language startups love. The post Why startup coders need to learn this programming language appeared first on The Daily Dot.
How to master full stack web development in less than 2 days

How to master full stack web development in less than 2 days

Here’s your ticket to becoming a top developer. The post How to master full stack web development in less than 2 days appeared first on The Daily Dot.
Learn Game Programming With A Japanese Maid

Learn Game Programming With A Japanese Maid

Want to learn Unity? What about make a game in VR? Recently, seminars were held in Japan that taught first-timers programming with the help of Japanese maids. Read more...
Microsoft Set to Release Quantum Computer Programming Language

Microsoft Set to Release Quantum Computer Programming Language

Microsoft looks to the future with the upcoming release of its own quantum computing programming language. The post Microsoft Set to Release Quantum Computer Programming Language appeared first on

Pay what you want for this bundle and become a full-fledged developer

Learn how to command a six-figure salary. The post Pay what you want for this bundle and become a full-fledged developer appeared first on The Daily Dot.
Hasbro's companion app for the FurReal Maker Proto Max robot dog is now on the Play Store

Hasbro's companion app for the FurReal Maker Proto Max robot dog is now on the Play Store

Way back in February at the 2017 New York Toy Fair, Hasbro introduced a new product in its FurReal line of robotic pet toys. Unlike the others, the Proto Max is part of the Maker sub category, so
Python Tops 2017’s Most Popular Programming Languages

Python Tops 2017’s Most Popular Programming Languages

IEEE Spectrum's top programming languages for 2017 are out, and this time, Python tops the overall list. The post Python Tops 2017’s Most Popular Programming Languages appeared first on ExtremeTech.