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US Supreme Court holds innovation in the balance in Google v Oracle

US Supreme Court holds innovation in the balance in Google v Oracle

The US Supreme Court has agreed to review an epic dispute between Google and Oracle that could revolutionize the software industry.
SC19: Intel Unveils New GPU Stack, oneAPI Development Effort

SC19: Intel Unveils New GPU Stack, oneAPI Development Effort

Intel revealed details of its upcoming Ponte Vecchio GPU and oneAPI initiative at SC'19 this week, as part of the company's broad push to address the AI/ML market. The post SC19: Intel Unveils New

Aibo update lets you program your robot puppy's actions

Not happy with what Sony's reborn Aibo can do? You now have the power to make it do more. Sony has rolled out a 2.50 update for the robot dog that enables, among other things, a web-based interface
Sign Up to Beta Test GitHub's New iOS and Android Apps

Sign Up to Beta Test GitHub's New iOS and Android Apps

Github is an excellent resource for programmers of all levels and serves as a great repository of readily available software and development tools. The website is a chore to use on anything other than

Python Finally Overtakes Java on GitHub

"The hit programming language Python has climbed over once-dominant Java to become the second most popular language on Microsoft-owned open-source code-sharing site GitHub," reports ZDNet:Python now

Microsoft's Rust Experiments Are Going Well, But Some Features Are Missing

Microsoft gave a status update today on its experiments on using the Rust programming language instead of C and C++ to write Windows components. From a report: Microsoft began experimenting with Rust

Apple Now Rejects Electron Apps from Mac App Store

Mac developers are reporting that apps made using Electron (which is a framework that allows companies to ship web apps in a native app wrapper) are now being rejected by the automated Mac App Store
Learn AI and machine learning from a top online instructor for $29

Learn AI and machine learning from a top online instructor for $29

TL;DR: The innovative Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence Certification Bundle is on sale for $29, a savings of 98%. Artificial intelligence is no longer just the plot of sci-fi movies.

Apple, Your Developer Documentation Is Garbage

Software developer Chris Krycho writes: Over the past few months, I have been trying to get up to speed on the Apple developer ecosystem, as part of working on my rewrite project. This means I have

Study Identifies the 'Top 7 Programming Languages That Employers Really Want'

The senior editor of Dice Insights writes: Which programming languages are most in-demand by employers? That's an excellent (and vital) question for developers out there, especially those who want to

The Iranian Developer Deadlock: Stuck Between Censorship and US Sanctions

In July, GitHub blocked several accounts to prevent users in Iran from accessing several portions of its service. A few days later Amazon Web Services followed suite. With major cloud services pulling
YouTuber who let his followers redecorate his room finally does a room tour

YouTuber who let his followers redecorate his room finally does a room tour

Michael Reeves, the YouTuber who built a bot to let his Twitter followers pick bedroom decor, finally showed off his newly designed room. Reeves put out a call for suggestions earlier this month. When
The secret behind building your own apps? It's not as hard at you think.

The secret behind building your own apps? It's not as hard at you think.

TL;DR: This beginner-friendly JavaScript class is on sale for just $9.99 in the PCMag Shop. It's normally $199.99, so you'll be saving a whopping 95%. Thanks to the rise of big data and machine
Udemy Class Review: HTML5 Game From Scratch Step By Step Learning JavaScript

Udemy Class Review: HTML5 Game From Scratch Step By Step Learning JavaScript

If you want to learn to create relatively simple online games using Javascript, then the HTML5 Game From Scratch Step By Step Learning JavaScript course is a great place to start. The post Udemy

Hacking 20 High-Profile Dev Accounts Could Compromise Half of the NPM Ecosystem

The npm ecosystem of JavaScript libraries is more interwoven than most developers think, and the entire thing is a gigantic house of cards, being one bad hack away from compromising hundreds of

Can A New TED-Ed Video Series Teach Students To 'Think Like A Coder'?

An anonymous reader writes: TED Conferences has its own educational YouTube channel (now with 10 million subscribers and over 1.5 billion views). Two weeks ago it launched a 10-episode animated series

The follow-up to 'Band of Brothers' is coming to Apple TV+

Just one day after signing Alfonso Cuarón to a multi-year deal, Apple has scored another coup for its upcoming Apple TV+ streaming service. Variety reports the company will produce Masters of the Air,

Internal Email Shows GitHub Plans To Renew ICE Contract

GitHub CEO Nat Friedman explained why the company plans to renew a contract with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), even though he and others at GitHub oppose ICE's policy of separating

‘Rabbids Coding’ teaches young gamers basic programming concepts

We've seen plenty of games that teach kids the basics of coding, but it's rare to see the big game publishers embrace the "edutainment" sector. The latest coding game, though, comes from Ubisoft, the

‘Rabbids Coding’ teaches young gamers basic programming concepts

We've seen plenty of games that teach kids the basics of coding, but it's rare to see the big game publishers embrace the "edutainment" sector. The latest coding game, though, comes from Ubisoft, the