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With businesses investing more and more into streamlining processes, Application Development is a bigger industry than it has ever been. Read the latest news, updates and guides from technologies including Visual Studio and Apache NetBeans on the Packt Hub.

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Gabriel Baptista on how to build high-performance software architecture systems with C# and .Net...

A software architecture refers to the fundamental structure of a software system that serves as a blueprint to manage the system complexity. It is...

elementary OS 5.1 Hera releases with Flatpak native support, several accessibility improvements, and more

Last week, the CEO and CXO of elementary OS, Cassidy James Blaede announced the release of elementary OS 5.1, code named ‘Hera’. elementary OS...
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Microsoft technology evangelist Matthew Weston on how Microsoft PowerApps is democratizing app development [Interview]

In recent years, we have seen a wave of app-building tools coming in that enable users to be creators. Another such powerful tool is...
Mozilla launches Firefox 63.0

Introducing Firefox Replay, a tool that allows Firefox tabs to record, replay, and rewind...

Mozilla is constantly putting its efforts into improving Firefox’s devtools. One such effort is Firefox Replay, an experimental tool that allows Firefox content processes...
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Denys Vuika on building secure and performant Electron apps, and more

Building cross-platform desktop applications can be difficult. It requires you to have knowledge of specific tools and technologies for each platform you want to...
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Redox OS will soon permanently run rustc, the compiler for the Rust programming language,...

Two days ago, Jeremy Soller, the Redox OS BDFL (Benevolent dictator for life) shared recent developments in Redox which is a Unix-like operating system...

NVIDIA announces CUDA 10.2 will be the last release to support macOS

NVIDIA announced the release of CUDA 10.2 last week. This is the last version to have macOS support for developing CUDA applications and will...

“Microservices require a high-level vision to shape the direction of the system in the...

Looking back 4-5 years ago, the sentiment around microservices architecture has changed quite a bit. First, it was in the hype phase when after...
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Racket 7.5 releases with relicensing to Apache/MIT, standard JSON MIME, dark mode interface and...

On Tuesday, Racket, a general-purpose programming language announced Racket 7.5. Racket is based on the Scheme dialect of Lisp programming language and is designed...
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Facebook mandates Visual Studio Code as default development environment and partners with Microsoft for...

On Tuesday, Facebook mandates Visual Studio Code, the source code editor developed by Microsoft, as their default development environment. Additionally, they also stated that...

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Rookout and AppDynamics team up to help enterprise engineering teams debug...

It's not acknowledged enough that the real headache when it comes to software faults and performance problems isn't so much the problems themselves, but...

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