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Changelog 2018-12-14 16:18:58
What happens when packages go bad?
See what happens when a rogue evil dependency explores ways to attack the developer, server, the end user, plus other examples., Jake Archibald recently experienced a small hack (break-in) on an old w ...
Changelog 2018-12-14 15:49:00
npm tricks and tips
If you already know what save-exact, npm ci, npm audit fix, npx, updtr, and NVM_SYMLINK_CURRENT do, maybe skip this post. If not, check it out!, Discuss on Changelog News
Hongkiat 2018-12-14 15:16:20
20 Gifts Web Developers Would Love To Get
Christmas is just around the corner and the holiday season is almost here! It’s the time to detach ourselves from the hustle and bustle of work,, cut down on the stress, , and most importantly, have a ...
Unity Technologies Blog 2018-12-14 14:59:13
PiXYZ 2018.3 – Delivering on the potential
We’re excited to share the latest results from our close collaboration with PiXYZ – the release of 2018.3 versions of both the PiXYZ PLUGIN for Unity and PiXYZ STUDIO. While both products offer powerf ...
Changelog 2018-12-14 13:20:00
Action Mailbox for Rails 6
DHH announced on the Ruby on Rails blog the details behind Action Mailbox, the second brand new framework coming to Rails 6 (the first was Action Text). Action Mailbox routes incoming emails to contro ... Feed 2018-12-14 13:01:03
Spotlight on Helm
As discussed in previous articles, Kubernetes is a very powerful container orchestration tool. It allows you to set up and maintain even the most complex group of containers and microservices across m ... Feed 2018-12-14 13:01:02
Continuous Discussions: 2018 Review and 2019 Predictions [Podcast]
This morning on our Continuous Discussions (#c9d9) podcast, we had a captivating discussion with a few of the leading minds in enterprise IT and DevOps. Formatted as a retrospective of how the world o ...
James D. McCaffrey 2018-12-14 12:44:27
The Monty Hall Problem Simulation
I don’t remember exactly when I first heard the Monty Hall problem, but I do remember being amazed. The problem goes:, Suppose you’re on a game show, and you’re given the choice of three doors: Behind ...
T&VS 2018-12-14 10:14:31
How to Ensure Software Quality through Functional Testing?
The target of functional testing is to check and guarantee that the application can flawlessly play out the main exercises. This is completely basic as the engineers characterize an extension for an a ... Feed 2018-12-14 10:02:03
Refactoring C: Implementing Parsing
So far in this series, I've done a whole lot of work around building the basic infrastructure of just building a trivial echo server with SSL. But, the protocol I have in mind is a lot more complex, . ...
T&VS 2018-12-14 09:56:57
IoT and Smart Cities — the State of Play Globally
There have been dozens of smart city projects announced globally in the last few years. Early adopters are already moving ahead with implementing their smart city plans.This article explains how IoT t ...
SD Times 2018-12-13 19:57:19
Apache Ignite 2.7 adds new integration with TensorFlow’s deep learning framework
Apache Ignite 2.7 is adding new deep learning and extended languages support with the announcement of its TensorFlow integration and support for Node.js, Python and PHP. Ignite is a distributed databa ...
AWS News Blog 2018-12-13 19:10:28
Using AWS AI and Amazon Sumerian in IT Education
This guest post is by AWS Machine Learning Hero,, Cyrus Wong, . Cyrus is a Data Scientist at the Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (, Lee Wai Lee, ) Cloud Innovation Centre. He has achieved ...
Association for Software Testing 2018-12-13 18:10:00
Vote Karo!
UKSTAR are running their, Meetup Hero, competition again this year and I nominated, Karo Stoltzenburg, with this somewhat embarrassing gush:, Cambridge has had a really active tester community in the ...
Intelligent Head Quarters 2018-12-13 16:35:40
What to Look for In Server Management Tools
What to Look for In Server Management Tools, Choosing the right server monitoring tool for your environment will help you keep your applications running smoothly. As these tools are responsible for de ...
Intelligent Head Quarters 2018-12-13 16:23:50
Tips for Handling Complaints from Your Biggest Critics
Negative reviews have a tendency to drive customers away from your site. In fact,, 94 percent of shoppers say, that a negative online review has convinced them to avoid a specific business., Unfortuna ...
Software Testing News 2018-12-13 16:15:22
Data management in healthcare can often be overwhelming
Its time to unlock data in healthcare, but managing growing data sets while determining whats useful can often be overwhelming, Data is increasing in volume and variety at an exponential rate. In fact ...
Software Testing News 2018-12-13 13:07:21
UK retailers increase cybersecurity defences for Christmas
The results of a new study conducted by, Infoblox, suggest that more than half of, UK, retailers are planning to increase their cybersecurity defencesfor Christmas., Infoblox’ survey involved 3,000 co ...
TechWell - Software Conferences, Training, & Resources 2018-12-13 13:00:00
Why State-of-the-Art Technology Needs Art and Tech
Theres a longstanding, often passionate, debate about art versus design and what separates the two. Now, many advocate that technology presents yet another creative medium, and silos are being torn do ... Feed 2018-12-13 12:03:07
How to Expose Your Database as a Managed API With WSO2
Database technologies are growing at a somewhat slower rate than other technology areas. But still, it is a major component of any enterprise software architecture. The lack of innovation in the user ... Feed 2018-12-13 12:01:01
Consuming Twitter Streaming API With Spring Integration
1. Overview, Spring Integration, has been known to have a myriad of connectors for interacting with external systems. Twitter was no exception and for a long time, as, Spring Social, had been an out-o ...
InfoQ - DevOps 2018-12-13 10:00:00
Amazon Announces an AWS Well-Architected Tool to Review Workloads against Best Practices
At the recent AWS re:Invent 2018 event, Amazon announced a new Well Architected tool - a self-service tool that helps customers review AWS workloads at any time without the need for an AWS Architect. ... Feed 2018-12-13 08:01:01
Java Annotated Monthly — December 2018
Happy winter/summer solstice and any associated festivals and holidays you may or may not celebrate! This month's annotated contains a mix of news and talks from various autumn conferences and some li ... 2018-12-13 08:00:30
Containers: All Your Base are Belong to Us
The world is still changing. No surprise there, but the direction and velocity have been modified by the growth of container usage. Back in 2015, we at showcased a survey we performed that ...
Container Journal 2018-12-13 07:00:43
Oracle Extends Curated Kubernetes Platform
Oracle this week announced it is extending the scope of the managed services it provides on top of its distribution of Kubernetes for on-premises IT environments to include monitoring, notifications, ...
Cloudability 2018-12-12 19:12:57
Amazon EC2 Comparisons: M5 vs. C5
What Theyre Designed For The M instance family is classified as a general-purpose instance family, while the C instance family is optimized for compute-intensive workloads. Compute-intensive means tha ...
Hongkiat 2018-12-12 19:12:06
Creative Forced-Perspective Photos For Your Inspiration [PICS]
Forced perspective photography is used make us, the viewers believe that certain objects are smaller or larger than they really are. It’s the manipulation of the human visual perception; some call it ...
Ranorex 2018-12-12 18:04:14
Are We Doing Data-Driven Testing Wrong?
As the need for coverage grows and calls for more overall tests, it makes sense to try to find ways to make tests that can address a variety of scenarios. Its also a good idea to make sure that the ne ... Feed 2018-12-12 17:01:01
7 Tips for Better Daily Stand-Ups
How have your Daily Stand-ups been lately? Do you look forward to them? Are they interesting, brief, and helpful? Done right, the Daily Stand-up is an important time for the team to sync on where they ... Feed 2018-12-12 14:01:02
Extracting Information from a Picture, Round 1
This week, I wanted to extract more detailed information from the nice map below. I could not get access to the original dataset, per zip code, and I wondered if (assuming that the map was high resolu ...