Python edges out C and Java to become the most popular programming language.
Python edges out C and Java to become the most popular programming language.
With Salesforce DX, the SaaS CRM giant is taking a leap into the modern development world.
With Open Container Initiative 1.0, container runtime and image specs have been standardized.
Android has problems, and Google knows that and has plans to replace it with something better. But the Android name won't be going anywhere.
Microsoft's new design system is slowly taking shape in Windows 10.
Survey finds IT managers typically spend more than 500 hours a year battling digital performance problems.
The rise of mobile usage is driving the need to stay relevant with iOS development. This hiring kit includes a job description, sample interview questions, and a basic want ad to help you find the best...
UK firm pi-top has released a new Raspberry Pi add-on with built-in speaker, microphone, and LED matrix.
Yahoo is open sourcing a new query engine for streaming data that eliminates the need to cache data, and therefore can "look ahead" in querying data as it flows through.
With Kubernetes gaining popularity quickly as the container orchestration program of choice, sysadmins need to learn all they can about this DevOps program.
Low-financed startups could find a home in the eastern European country, where overheads and salaries are a quarter of those in San Francisco.
Workday will enter the PaaS game as it hatches plans to open its cloud platform and court developers.
Red Hat relies on Amazon Web Services to enable developers to build cloud-native applications on its latest version of OpenShift Online.
Wendy's plans to roll out more self-service kiosks, use agile software development, develop mobile ordering and create a customer experience that drives loyalty and revenue.
For Linux programmers who want maximum power on the road, you can't beat the Dell Precision 5520 Mobile Workstation.
Hackers can make a full time living from spotting holes in software and claiming a payout.
Because sometimes you're in your fifth dev meeting, the beta still isn't done, and you're both tired AND hungry.
In "go big or go home" world of tech, these products went home.
Contrary to what Mac lovers may think, Steve Jobs wasn't the most important person the tech world has ever seen
A year by year summary of the most significant events in Linux's history to date.
The Raspberry Pi might be the name that springs to mind when people think of single board computers for homebrew projects, but there are other boards out there worth considering.
Jungle gyms, unlimited candy and free toys. Those might sound like the things that make up the stuff of childhood dreams, but really, they're just par for the course at this annual technology summit for grown adults.
Whether you wish to retrain or learn the lingo of tech staff, you don't need to spend a fortune on programming education.
Some lucky folks are about to get their Apple Watch, and will need apps to put it to good use. These apps will make you more productive with a glance at the wrist.
Which apps can help you organize and snap up better deals on your next trip?
Which apps can help you launch your new business successfully?
Apple CarPlay may be relatively new, but more and more compatible apps are being released.
The stands, the smartphones, the smartwatches, and the smartcars.
Take your Android tablet to work with these apps. Track your time, stay on top of what you need to do, and collaborate with colleagues.
The iPad is a capable tool for work but requires good apps to provide the needed functionality. These 10 apps will go a long way to meeting the needs of most iPad users. You can't work all the time so we threw in a hot new game for down time.
Who's the busiest developer on Android these days? Some of the most impressive business apps are coming from an unlikely source, with Microsoft's business apps appearing on the Google Play Store and getting rave reviews.
Kano's programmable lightbox aims to help young users get to grips with coding.
Go Agile, go DevOps, get the right skills, and don't fret the ROI just yet.
As Apple woos its developer base, the company should shed more light on its artificial intelligence plans. ZDNet's Larry Dignan see many questions ahead.
Intel is looking to transform how new features are delivered to connected devices with its new Compute Card.
Google teamed up with creative agency Deeplocal to devise a fun way to show developers how they can incorporate Google's AI-powered assistant into their own devices.
For a large enterprise like FedEx, building conversational interfaces brings several challenges.
Out on the EU's eastern border, tech giants and outsourcing companies are thriving in a city where software development comes at bargain prices.
In the days of communism, many Romanian and Bulgarian children, who now are among the countries' leading technologists, learned to code on replicas of Apple II and ZX Spectrum machines.
Microsoft shows new software at Build that will make it easier for Windows users to connect across devices and cross-share to other platforms like iOS and Android.
Apple offers up new developer tools to make it easier for iPhone owners to share Live Photos.
Apple's venerable database adds new layout and programming tools to make building desktop and mobile apps more powerful, but still approachable.
Adobe's new UX design application takes an interesting new direction, but currently lacks features.
This is a Visual Studio for the world of distributed teams and continuous delivery, for cross-platform apps and for shared development environments.
There are features in Dragon NaturallySpeaking 12 that many people will never use, but its core dictation capability is excellent, while the context-sensitive sidebar help is a big improvement.
After a week of using Office 2013 we're pleasantly surprised. The changes Microsoft has made to support Windows 8 — and specifically Windows 8 tablets — are logical, and they work well with more traditional ways of using Office.
Version 3.0 of Microsoft's cloud-hosted management platform is now available, adding support for mobile devices — including iPhones, iPads and Android.
SQL Server 2012 supports everything from departmental servers to large-scale enterprise clouds. With Hadoop integration imminent there's much to be said for upgrading — if only to prepare your datacentre for big-data private clouds. Just keep an eye out for the effect of per-core licensing on your costs.
The latest update to Corel's venerable vector drawing package brings several overdue features, does some catching up with Adobe and adds useful new tools for working with vectors. It all adds up to a powerful but still-challenging graphics suite.
LibreOffice continues to improve, but it's still playing catch-up to Microsoft Office, and there's no sign of a vision that would make it a significant competitor on anything but price.
For a free product, Nitro PDF Reader 2.0 delivers a lot of functionality, and for the most part delivers it very well. Apart from the odd interface niggle and its restriction to the Windows platform, we have no hesitation in recommending it.
IE9 is Microsoft's best version of its browser to date, although its lack of Windows XP support is unfortunate. Otherwise, it's fast, usable and standards-compliant.
This is a welcome update, but it's definitely a point release: unless you're looking for an alternative to Microsoft Office on financial or philosophical grounds, 3.3 may not be the version to make you switch.
Real-time stock control, a revamped checkout and Feefo customer feedback head the enhancements in Actinic 10. These add functionality without compromising either the performance or the usability of this popular e-commerce solution.
MindManager 9 is a sophisticated mind-mapping application that could revolutionise your methodology for organising and accessing information. It works well for individuals, but delivers most value if adopted by the entire organisation.