Development

Are we hurtling towards digital transformation burnout?
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Development

Are we hurtling towards digital transformation burnout?

With decision makers and developers under stress, innovation efforts could stagnate
30 Nov 2021
Best C++ courses to kickstart your career
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software development

Best C++ courses to kickstart your career

If you want to learn C++ for a new job, these are the courses you should consider
26 Nov 2021
Google offers new cookie commitments to CMA
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Google offers new cookie commitments to CMA

Tech giant proposes a privacy sandbox to replace third-party tracking on Chrome
26 Nov 2021
Vast majority of US healthcare web apps vulnerable to attack
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network security

Vast majority of US healthcare web apps vulnerable to attack

Report suggests patient data is at risk from poor security hygiene
24 Nov 2021
OpenAI tool previously thought 'too dangerous' for the public goes generally available
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artificial intelligence (AI)

OpenAI tool previously thought 'too dangerous' for the public goes generally available

The natural language processor has previously been found to generate racist and other types of prejudicial content
19 Nov 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
19 Nov 2021
Slack doubles down on 'digital HQ' plans with launch of no-code tools
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business communications

Slack doubles down on 'digital HQ' plans with launch of no-code tools

The communications platform wants to empower all users to make work simpler and more productive
16 Nov 2021
Twitter overhauls developer platform with expanded data access
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social media

Twitter overhauls developer platform with expanded data access

The social media platform hopes to see more tools and features available to users to control and curate content
16 Nov 2021
Nikulipe: Has COVID democratised online payments?
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e commerce

Nikulipe: Has COVID democratised online payments?

With more customers forced to buy online, are merchants offering the right ways to pay?
12 Nov 2021
Podcast transcript: Coping with technical debt
Podcast transcript: Coping with technical debt
software development

Podcast transcript: Coping with technical debt

Read the full transcript for this episode of the IT Pro Podcast
12 Nov 2021
The IT Pro Podcast: Coping with technical debt
The IT Pro Podcast: Coping with technical debt
software development

The IT Pro Podcast: Coping with technical debt

Taking engineering shortcuts can be a path to future headaches - but it doesn't always have to be
12 Nov 2021
Judge denies Apple appeal in Epic ruling
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iOS

Judge denies Apple appeal in Epic ruling

The tech giant will have to allow developers to link to non-App Store payment systems by 9 December
10 Nov 2021
Microsoft Visual Studio 2022 and .NET 6 now generally available
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software development

Microsoft Visual Studio 2022 and .NET 6 now generally available

The environment introduces new features aimed to help developers build reliable apps more quickly
9 Nov 2021
GitHub CEO Nat Friedman to step down
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Careers & training

GitHub CEO Nat Friedman to step down

Chief product officer Thomas Dohmke, who led Microsoft's acquisition of GitHub, will take over as CEO
4 Nov 2021
What is SQL?
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SQL

What is SQL?

This guide should help you understand the programming language that defined the database query
29 Oct 2021
LinkedIn rolls out freelance marketplace globally following successful US trial
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Careers & training

LinkedIn rolls out freelance marketplace globally following successful US trial

The feature allows users to find freelancers or project providers through 250 job categories
28 Oct 2021
Ubuntu vs Mint: Which one is better?
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operating systems

Ubuntu vs Mint: Which one is better?

They may be two of the most popular Linux distributions, but what are the differences?
27 Oct 2021
70% of IT workers skip key security steps due to work pressures
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Security

70% of IT workers skip key security steps due to work pressures

Report finds that a fifth of DevOps and security professionals have considered quitting their jobs due to stress
26 Oct 2021
Malware discovered in JavaScript Library accessed by millions each week
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cyber security

Malware discovered in JavaScript Library accessed by millions each week

Password-stealing trojans and cryptocurrency miners were installed on a library used by the likes of Facebook, Microsoft, and Amazon
25 Oct 2021
The 9 best courses for R
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programming languages

The 9 best courses for R

Whether it’s data science, machine learning, and statistics you are interested in, there’s a course that will teach you R
21 Oct 2021
Vodafone to add 7,000 software engineers in digital services drive
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Careers & training

Vodafone to add 7,000 software engineers in digital services drive

The company is aiming to meet the surging demand for digital connectivity and secure ownership of new IPs
21 Oct 2021
Platform-based banking is revolutionising finance
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IT infrastructure

Platform-based banking is revolutionising finance

Traditional banks are waking up to the value of platform banking, allowing them to offer services to other firms as well as new apps to their own cust…
21 Oct 2021
Build mobile and web apps faster
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Whitepaper

Build mobile and web apps faster

Three proven tips to accelerate modern app development
18 Oct 2021