Development

App makers take shots at Apple in Senate hearing
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Development

App makers take shots at Apple in Senate hearing

App developers say the company uses its app store to further its own business interests
22 Apr 2021
Best IT degrees for landing a job in tech
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Careers & training

Best IT degrees for landing a job in tech

Pursue one of these degrees, and you’ll be on your way to landing one of the best jobs in the industry
22 Apr 2021
Security researchers criticised for project that deliberately added vulnerabilities to Linux
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Linux

Security researchers criticised for project that deliberately added vulnerabilities to Linux

Open source maintainer Greg Kroah-Hartman slams their project, claiming “our community does not appreciate being experimented on”
22 Apr 2021
Five top tips for optimising your web forms
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customer experience (CX)

Five top tips for optimising your web forms

Web form best practices for business growth and great customer experience
21 Apr 2021
What is MTA certification?
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Careers & training

What is MTA certification?

The Microsoft credential could give your IT career a boost
20 Apr 2021
Zoom launches $100 million fund for app developers
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video conferencing

Zoom launches $100 million fund for app developers

Zoom CEO Eric Yuan hints that the fund was inspired by his own experience launching the video conferencing platform
20 Apr 2021
Blaze your career path with these seven high-tech freelance jobs
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Careers & training

Blaze your career path with these seven high-tech freelance jobs

We round up some of the highest-paying freelance roles in the IT industry
19 Apr 2021
WordPress may ban Google FLoC over security fears
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WordPress may ban Google FLoC over security fears

The web engine joins a list of growing parties to decline to support the controversial third-party cookie alternative
19 Apr 2021
How to download from GitHub
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Development

How to download from GitHub

Here’s how to clone publicly available repositories and files on GitHub
16 Apr 2021
Top 15 tech companies to work for in the US
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Careers & training

Top 15 tech companies to work for in the US

Enjoy your job and earn a great salary with these top-rated tech companies
16 Apr 2021
What is HTTP error 503 and how do you fix it?
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web browser

What is HTTP error 503 and how do you fix it?

It may not always be obvious what's causing the issue, but there are steps you can take to get back online
16 Apr 2021
FSF defends Stallman reappointment following Red Hat snub
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open source

FSF defends Stallman reappointment following Red Hat snub

The organisation says it brought him back because it “missed his wisdom”
13 Apr 2021
The new generation of technologists
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Development

The new generation of technologists

What if workers could create their own applications and digital services without the need for IT specialists? Welcome to the new tech leaders
13 Apr 2021
Windows vs Linux: what's the best operating system?
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operating systems

Windows vs Linux: what's the best operating system?

Can the open-source OS really stand up to Microsoft's enterprise juggernaut?
9 Apr 2021
Redis closes another round of funding, raking in an additional $110 million
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open source

Redis closes another round of funding, raking in an additional $110 million

Funding round puts the database vendor’s value over $2bn
8 Apr 2021
Google defeats Oracle in decade-long API copyright feud
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Policy & legislation

Google defeats Oracle in decade-long API copyright feud

The Supreme Court ruling has been declared a “victory for the entire software industry”
6 Apr 2021
Xinuos sues IBM for patent infringement
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Linux

Xinuos sues IBM for patent infringement

Lawsuit revisits ancient legal war over Unix code
1 Apr 2021
IBM offers quantum industry’s first developer certification
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Network & Internet

IBM offers quantum industry’s first developer certification

The company hopes this it help companies and research institutions get their workforce “quantum-ready"
31 Mar 2021
How to become a developer: A beginner’s guide
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Development

How to become a developer: A beginner’s guide

Seven stepping stones to building a successful career in development
30 Mar 2021
Amazon and Red Hat partner on bringing OpenShift to AWS
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containers

Amazon and Red Hat partner on bringing OpenShift to AWS

The ROSA managed service makes it easier to build, scale and managed Kubernetes clusters on AWS
26 Mar 2021
Red Hat drops support for Free Software Foundation following return of Richard Stallman
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open source

Red Hat drops support for Free Software Foundation following return of Richard Stallman

The FSF founder has been reappointed to the board two years after he was forced to resign over comments relating to the Jeffrey Epstein case
26 Mar 2021
Seven skills you need to become a front-end developer
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Careers & training

Seven skills you need to become a front-end developer

Here are the credentials needed to create an engaging and interactive website
25 Mar 2021
What is the Swift programming language?
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programming languages

What is the Swift programming language?

Apple’s purpose-built language works across iOS, macOS, iPadOS and more
24 Mar 2021