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Version 1.29 of Visual Studio Code is now available

Visual Studio Code 1.29 was released yesterday - this was the October update of Microsoft’s planned monthly updates. This update to the code editor...
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GitHub has passed an incredible 100 million repositories

It has been a big year for GitHub. The code sharing platform has this year celebrated its 10th birthday, been bought by Microsoft for...
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Golang just celebrated its ninth anniversary

Saturday was the ninth anniversary of the day when the Go team open-sourced the initial sketch of Golang. On each anniversary they list what...
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UK researchers build the world’s first quantum compass to overthrow GPS

British researchers have successfully built the world’s first standalone quantum compass, which will act as a replacement for GPS as it allows highly accurate...

Github now allows repository owners to delete an issue: curse or a boon?

On Saturday Github released the public beta version for a new feature to delete issues. This feature lets repository admins, delete an issue from...
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Microsoft announces .NET standard 2.1

After a year of shipping .NET standard 2.0, Microsoft has now announced .NET standard 2.1 yesterday. In all, 3,000 APIs are planned to be...
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Crystal 0.27.0 released

Crystal is a general-purpose, object-oriented programming language with support from over 300 contributors. Last Friday, Crystal 0.27.0 was released. Language changes in Crystal 0.27.0 From Crystal...

GoCity: Turn your Golang program into a 3D city

A team from Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG) created a Code City metaphor for visualizing Golang source code called GoCity. You simply paste...
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Salesforce’s open sourcing Centrifuge: A library for accelerating JVM restarts

Yesterday, Paymon Teyer, a principal member of Technical Staff at Salesforce, introduced Centrifuge as a library, which is also a framework for scheduling and...
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A kernel vulnerability in Apple devices gives access to remote code execution

A heap buffer overflow vulnerability was found in Apple’s XNU OS kernels by Kevin Backhouse. An exploit can potentially cause any iOS or macOS...

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Google Dart 2.1 released with improved performance and usability

Dart 2.1, an increment over Dart 2 is released with changes for performance and usability. New features in Dart 2.1 include smaller code size,...

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