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Microsoft launches low-code Power Pages for 'intuitive' web development
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web development

Microsoft launches low-code Power Pages for 'intuitive' web development

The new platform builds on Power Apps, introduces new features, and has already been used by a Five Eyes government for a large-scale visa project
24 May 2022
Open source packages with millions of installs hacked to harvest AWS credentials
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hacking

Open source packages with millions of installs hacked to harvest AWS credentials

Two popular open source packages used by Python and PHP developers have been quietly compromised with successful attacks already being reported
24 May 2022
What is a PNG file?
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web browser

What is a PNG file?

We explain what a portable networks graphic is, plus how to edit and convert this type of file
20 May 2022
What is pseudocode?
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Software

What is pseudocode?

We take a closer look at the descriptive take on programming languages
20 May 2022
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
20 May 2022
Meta launches free WhatsApp Cloud API
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cloud management

Meta launches free WhatsApp Cloud API

Free cloud-based API services will help businesses respond to customers quicker, Meta says
20 May 2022
What Is iPaaS?
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Whitepaper

What Is iPaaS?

Building and managing IT transformation and modernisation initiatives at scale
18 May 2022
Google unveils new Assured Open Source Software service
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open source

Google unveils new Assured Open Source Software service

New offering aims to protect enterprise customers using the same end-to-end security capabilities that Google uses for its own OSS portfolio
18 May 2022
Don’t hire North Korean IT workers, FBI warns
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Policy & legislation

Don’t hire North Korean IT workers, FBI warns

North Korean nationals can earn even $300,000 (£240,687) per year from US companies and use the remuneration to fund nuclear weapons and ballistic mis…
17 May 2022
Linux Foundation unveils ‘World of Open Source’ research initiative
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open source

Linux Foundation unveils ‘World of Open Source’ research initiative

The timely research series is targeted at the European open source community
16 May 2022
EDB unveils world-first openly governed Kubernetes Postgres operator
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Cloud

EDB unveils world-first openly governed Kubernetes Postgres operator

CloudNativePG offers users an easy onramp for managing data-intensive workloads on Kubernetes, the firm claims
13 May 2022
Optimising storage infrastructure for DevOps practices
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Whitepaper

Optimising storage infrastructure for DevOps practices

Maintaining IT infrastructure to best support application servicesoptim
12 May 2022
The Total Economic Impact™ of Apple Mac in Enterprise: M1 update
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Whitepaper

The Total Economic Impact™ of Apple Mac in Enterprise: M1 update

Cost savings and business benefits enabled by Mac
12 May 2022
A modern digital workplace strategy
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Whitepaper

A modern digital workplace strategy

Why working and learning from anywhere matters
12 May 2022
Deliver a modernised end-user experience that pays for itself
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Whitepaper

Deliver a modernised end-user experience that pays for itself

Start modernising PC lifecycle management today
12 May 2022
Intel CTO: Open source ecosystem is “poorly written”
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open source

Intel CTO: Open source ecosystem is “poorly written”

Chipmaker calls on industry to improve contributions
11 May 2022
GDPR “slowing innovation” in the Android app market, research claims
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Google Android

GDPR “slowing innovation” in the Android app market, research claims

National Bureau of Economic Research claims that GDPR had killed off 32.4% of apps available on the Google Play Store
10 May 2022
Low-code vs no-code: What’s the difference and how can these tools change your business?
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Development

Low-code vs no-code: What’s the difference and how can these tools change your business?

With the skills demand exploding, businesses are embracing alternative tools to bridge the gap, but what difference can they make?
10 May 2022
Google Cloud confirms it is building a dedicated team to support Web3 developers
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Cloud

Google Cloud confirms it is building a dedicated team to support Web3 developers

Google Cloud's new team will focus on helping developers build new projects around decentralised technologies such as blockchain, cryptocurrency, and …
9 May 2022
Podcast transcript: How to scale a tech platform
Podcast transcript: How to scale a tech platform
software development

Podcast transcript: How to scale a tech platform

Read the full transcript for this episode of the IT Pro Podcast
6 May 2022
The IT Pro Podcast: How to scale your tech platform
The IT Pro Podcast: How to scale your tech platform
software development

The IT Pro Podcast: How to scale your tech platform

For startups, building a platform is only half the battle - after that, you’ve got to grow it
6 May 2022
IT Pro 20/20: The quest to humanise AI
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artificial intelligence (AI)

IT Pro 20/20: The quest to humanise AI

Issue 28 looks at recent developments in artificial intelligence that are pushing businesses to be more creative
5 May 2022
Best laptops for programming and coding in 2022
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Laptops

Best laptops for programming and coding in 2022

There are so many factors to consider when choosing the perfect computer for a programmer or software developer. We break them down and offer suggesti…
5 May 2022
GitHub to introduce two-factor authentication by 2023
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Security

GitHub to introduce two-factor authentication by 2023

GitHub.com will require 2FA by the end of 2023, as the company works to secure the software ecosystem through improved account security
5 May 2022