Development

Google coding typo effectively bricks Chrome OS devices
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operating systems

Google coding typo effectively bricks Chrome OS devices

A hastily released update prevented users from logging into their machines
23 Jul 2021
Amazon releases trove of Alexa tools to address developer apathy
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voice assistant

Amazon releases trove of Alexa tools to address developer apathy

The company is hoping to find new ways to help users discover skills with the voice assistant
22 Jul 2021
The IT Pro Podcast: Why digital accessibility is good for business
The IT Pro Podcast: Why digital accessibility is good for business
user experience (UX)

The IT Pro Podcast: Why digital accessibility is good for business

Making your apps disability-friendly isn’t just the right thing to do, it’s an overall benefit too
16 Jul 2021
Podcast transcript: Why digital accessibility is good for business
Podcast transcript: Why digital accessibility is good for business
user experience (UX)

Podcast transcript: Why digital accessibility is good for business

Read the full transcript for this episode of the IT Pro Podcast
16 Jul 2021
What is Kubernetes?
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enterprise applications

What is Kubernetes?

We take a look at the open source platform powering containerisation at scale
15 Jul 2021
DevOps: A view from the enterprise
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Whitepaper

DevOps: A view from the enterprise

What's driving DevOps, the impact of value stream management, and more
14 Jul 2021
How microservices help Perlego deliver textbook availability
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microservices

How microservices help Perlego deliver textbook availability

Matt Davis, CTO and co-founder of online academic library Perlego, reveals the secret behind his company's recent exponential growth
14 Jul 2021
83% of developers suffer from burnout
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software development

83% of developers suffer from burnout

High workloads and inefficient processes contribute to coder exhaustion
12 Jul 2021
Windows 10 command prompt: What is it and how does it work?
Windows 10
Microsoft Windows

Windows 10 command prompt: What is it and how does it work?

We take a look at one of the most basic - and most powerful - features in Windows 10
9 Jul 2021
IBM snaps up DevOps services specialist BoxBoat
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DevOps

IBM snaps up DevOps services specialist BoxBoat

BoxBoat brings security focus to cloud-native development teams
9 Jul 2021
Attorneys general from 37 states sue Google over 'unlawful Play Store monopoly'
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Policy & legislation

Attorneys general from 37 states sue Google over 'unlawful Play Store monopoly'

Lawsuit claims that the tech giant allegedly paid off Samsung and app developers too
8 Jul 2021
Audacity privacy update sparks 'spyware' criticism
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privacy

Audacity privacy update sparks 'spyware' criticism

Users’ personal data will be shared with its parent company’s main office in Russia
6 Jul 2021
From B2B to D2C online sales
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Whitepaper

From B2B to D2C online sales

Create a direct-to-consumer web store with the potential to transform your business
6 Jul 2021
What is an ASPX file?
Web URLs
web browser

What is an ASPX file?

We look at what this web file does and how it can be viewed...
2 Jul 2021
What is YAML?
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Development

What is YAML?

We look at the pros and cons of the language developed in 2001
2 Jul 2021
Vue vs React: How to know which one’s better for your project
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software development

Vue vs React: How to know which one’s better for your project

We weigh up two of the most popular Javascript frameworks to help you make the choice
2 Jul 2021
How to code a weather app in React
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software development

How to code a weather app in React

Ace your next technical interview with this versatile starter project
1 Jul 2021
Kubernetes costs spiralling as businesses fail to monitor spend
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containers

Kubernetes costs spiralling as businesses fail to monitor spend

Although most businesses are reporting costs as expected to rise, less than 30% use accurately track this spend
30 Jun 2021
GitHub Copilot is an AI tool that helps devs to write better code
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software development

GitHub Copilot is an AI tool that helps devs to write better code

The company said it could aid engineers with their work and encourage more people to explore software development
30 Jun 2021
Android devs must now provide personal details and use 2FA
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software development

Android devs must now provide personal details and use 2FA

Google sets out stricter requirements for Play Store developers to limit malicious apps uploaded to the Android marketplace
29 Jun 2021
Windows 11 won't arrive as a free update until 2022
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Microsoft Windows

Windows 11 won't arrive as a free update until 2022

The confirmation comes as Microsoft reviews its stringent Windows 11 system requirements
29 Jun 2021
Best IDEs: The perfect code editors for beginners and professionals
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Software

Best IDEs: The perfect code editors for beginners and professionals

Level up your programming with these top integrated development environments
28 Jun 2021
Hundreds of tech jobs up for grabs during one-day hiring spree
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Careers & training

Hundreds of tech jobs up for grabs during one-day hiring spree

Indeed's 'Tech Needs Her' event aims to encourage more women and underrepresented demographics into digital roles
28 Jun 2021