software development

Ten-year-old iOS 4 recreated as an iPhone app
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iOS

Ten-year-old iOS 4 recreated as an iPhone app

A developer has built a 'pixel-perfect' replica of the iPhone 3G's operating system called 'OldOS'
10 Jun 2021
Consumer choice and the payment experience
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Whitepaper

Consumer choice and the payment experience

A software provider's guide to getting, growing, and keeping customers
9 Jun 2021
Haystack raises $1.2 million for its engineering insights tool
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software development

Haystack raises $1.2 million for its engineering insights tool

Haystack Analytics helps build “elite” developer teams by offering insights into roadblocks and burnout
7 Jun 2021
Best paying tech jobs of 2021
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Careers & training

Best paying tech jobs of 2021

Find out what tech roles are the most lucrative this year
7 Jun 2021
GitHub to prohibit code that’s used in active attacks
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cyber security

GitHub to prohibit code that’s used in active attacks

The coding repository updates its policies to tighten up security in light of concerns it might be exploited
7 Jun 2021
Getting started with Postgres
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software development

Getting started with Postgres

Here’s how to set up one of the most popular open source databases around
4 Jun 2021
Facebook unveils developer tools to boost business messaging on WhatsApp and Instagram
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software development

Facebook unveils developer tools to boost business messaging on WhatsApp and Instagram

The social network also revealed Messenger API for Instagram at its F8 Refresh conference
3 Jun 2021
Microsoft and the Linux Foundation launch green software initiative
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software development

Microsoft and the Linux Foundation launch green software initiative

The organisation will focus on devising standards, innovating, and fostering a community of engineers
26 May 2021
Huawei to launch HarmonyOS for smartphones next week
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operating systems

Huawei to launch HarmonyOS for smartphones next week

The Chinese tech giant will switch to its homegrown OS as it looks to fully abandon Android by October
25 May 2021
Apple says amount of malware on Macs 'no longer acceptable'
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malware

Apple says amount of malware on Macs 'no longer acceptable'

Craig Federighi suggests Apple found and removed 130 types of malware in 2020 alone
20 May 2021
The top five essential VSCode extensions for your 2021 setup
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programming

The top five essential VSCode extensions for your 2021 setup

Level up your programming with these handy plug-ins and utilities
6 May 2021
Red Hat unveils Developer Sandbox for Red Hat OpenShift
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software development

Red Hat unveils Developer Sandbox for Red Hat OpenShift

The no-cost OpenShift sandbox features built-in Kubernetes development tools
5 May 2021
Apple charged over breach of EU anti-competition rules
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Policy & legislation

Apple charged over breach of EU anti-competition rules

The tech giant could now face a fine of up to 10% of its global turnover
30 Apr 2021
What is pseudocode?
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Software

What is pseudocode?

We take a closer look at the descriptive take on programming languages
23 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
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
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
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
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
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
Call for Code seeks open-source solutions to help tackle climate change
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software development

Call for Code seeks open-source solutions to help tackle climate change

IBM's Call For Code 2021 offers startups $200,000 and mentorship through the Linux Foundation
22 Mar 2021