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Developer community mourns the loss of Joe Armstrong, co-creator of Erlang

Dr. Joe Armstrong, one of the creators of Erlang passed away over the weekend at the age of 68. Dr. Armstrong’s wife specified that...
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Crystal 0.28.0 released with improved language, ranges, library lookup and more

Yesterday, the team at Crystal released Crystal 0.28.0, a new version of the general-purpose, object-oriented programming language. This release comes with improvements to language,...

Xubuntu 19.04 releases with latest Xfce package releases, new wallpapers and more

The team behind Xubuntu, have released a new update for the lightweight, GTK-based desktop environment built around Ubuntu. Xubuntu 19.04 is available since yesterday...
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Microsoft Bling introduces Fire: a Finite state machine and regular expression manipulation library

A Microsoft team named Bling (Beyond Language Understanding) announced a Finite State machine and regular expression manipulation library called Fire, yesterday. Fire has been developed...

RedHat takes over stewardship for the OpenJDK 8 and OpenJDK 11 projects from Oracle

Yesterday, Red Hat announced that it will serve as a steward of OpenJDK 8 and OpenJDK 11, following the transition from Oracle. “With this...
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Android Studio 3.4 releases with Android Q Beta emulator, a new resource manager and...

Yesterday, Google released Android Studio 3.4, the latest version of its integrated development environment (IDE). Version 3.3 was released earlier this year. This release...

Ruby ends support for its 2.3 series

Last month, the team at Ruby announced that support for Ruby 2.3 series has ended. Security and bug fixes from the recent Ruby versions...
Julia 1.0 has been released

Qt Creator 4.9.0 released with language support, QML support, profiling and much more

Yesterday, the team behind Qt released the latest version, Qt Creator 4.9.0, a cross-platform software development framework for embedded and desktop applications. This release...

Swift is improving the UI of its generics model with the “reverse generics” system

Last week, Joe Groff of the Swift Core Team published a post on the Swift forums discussing refining the Swift Generics model which was...
Push Pins On A Road Map

A five-level learning roadmap for Functional Programmers

The following guide serves as an excellent learning roadmap for functional programming. It can be used to track our level of knowledge regarding functional programming....

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