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Will Rust Replace C++?

This question has been asked several times, showing that developers like yourself want to know whether Rust will replace the good old, painfully difficult...
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Is Dart programming dead already?

Dart is an open-source, object-oriented, general-purpose programming language developed by Google in 2011. Dart uses a 'C' style syntax and optionally transcompiles into JavaScript....
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8 programming languages to learn in 2019

Learning new skills takes time - that's why, before learning something, you need to know that what you're learning is going to be worthwhile....

How to plan a system migration in 10 steps

How do I plan a system migration? A system migration refers to the process of moving an application from one environment to another (such as...
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Rust as a Game Programming Language: Is it any good?

We have moved lightyears away from the the handheld gaming days. The good old Tetris and Mario games were easy to use, low on...

Cloud pricing comparison: AWS vs Azure

On average, businesses waste about 35% of their cloud spend due to inefficiently using their cloud resources. This amounts to more than $10 billion...
The difference between functional and object oriented programming

What is the difference between functional and object oriented programming?

There are two very popular programming paradigms in software development that developers design and program to. They are known as object oriented programming and...
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Common big data design patterns

Design patterns have provided many ways to simplify the development of software applications. Now that organizations are beginning to tackle applications that leverage new...
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Common problems in Delphi parallel programming

This tutorial will be explaining how to find performance bottlenecks and apply the correct algorithm to fix them when working with Delphi. Also, teach...

The Deep Learning Framework Showdown: TensorFlow vs CNTK

The question several Deep Learning engineers may ask themselves is: Which is better, TensorFlow or CNTK? Well, we're going to answer that question for...