software development

Cleaning up legacy IT to drag big tobacco into the future
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digital transformation

Cleaning up legacy IT to drag big tobacco into the future

Philip Morris International’s CDIO, Michael Voegele, discusses how digitisation has been key to a transition from selling cigarettes to smoke-free pro…
12 Oct 2021
Apple appeals Epic ruling in attempt to delay App Store changes
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Policy & legislation

Apple appeals Epic ruling in attempt to delay App Store changes

The one ruling in Epic's favour found Apple in violation of the state of California’s anti-steering laws
11 Oct 2021
Nurturing your business’ citizen developers
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software development

Nurturing your business’ citizen developers

With enterprises increasingly struggling to locate skilled developers, what if the developers your business needs are already in your company?
7 Oct 2021
Android Trojan charges millions of victims €36 per month
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trojans

Android Trojan charges millions of victims €36 per month

Up to 10 million users across 70 countries are thought to have been affected
30 Sep 2021
Microsoft Store opens to third-party storefronts
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Microsoft Windows

Microsoft Store opens to third-party storefronts

The newly-redesigned app store will launch alongside Windows 11 on 5 October
29 Sep 2021
A look at some of the UK's best digital skills initiatives
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Careers & training

A look at some of the UK's best digital skills initiatives

We take a look at the programmes attempting to bridge the UK's growing skills gap
23 Sep 2021
UN high commissioner calls for ban on harmful AI tools
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artificial intelligence (AI)

UN high commissioner calls for ban on harmful AI tools

Comments follow UN report detailing potential human rights abuses associated with use of AI
17 Sep 2021
Apple concedes ground to developers with $100 million settlement
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Development

Apple concedes ground to developers with $100 million settlement

The tech giant is now allowing developers to promote purchase options outside of iOS apps
27 Aug 2021
GitHub Discussions is now generally available
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software development

GitHub Discussions is now generally available

The inclusion of Reddit-like features such as upvoting and discussion pinning aims to improve the user experience
18 Aug 2021
GitHub is opening Codespaces to enterprises
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software development

GitHub is opening Codespaces to enterprises

Organizations can now use browser-based coding system
12 Aug 2021
A complete guide to Raspberry Pi OS
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operating systems

A complete guide to Raspberry Pi OS

Everything you need to know about the software, formerly known as Raspbian, powering the world’s favourite tiny computer
30 Jul 2021
Google Cloud seeks to abandon its ‘Killed By Google’ reputation
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Software

Google Cloud seeks to abandon its ‘Killed By Google’ reputation

The new approach includes notifying customers at least one year in advance that a product will be killed off
27 Jul 2021
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
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
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
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
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
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