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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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Deno, an attempt to fix Node.js flaws, is rewritten in Rust

Deno is a runtime by creator of Node, Ryan Dahl. It aims at fixing some of the problems in Node. Originally written in Go,...
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Introducing Woz, a Progressive WebAssembly Application (PWA + Web Assembly) generator written entirely in...

Progressive Web Apps are already being deployed at a massive scale evidenced by their presence on most websites now. But what’s next for PWA?...
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7 things Java programmers need to watch for in 2019

Java is one of the most popular and widely used programming languages in the world. Its dominance of the TIOBE index ranking is unmatched...

Node.js 13 releases with an upgraded V8, full ICU support, stable Worker Threads API...

Yesterday was a super exciting day for Node.js developers as Node.js foundation announced of Node.js 12 transitions to Long Term Support (LTS) with the...

Authorizations in SAP HANA

(For more resources related to this topic, see here.) Roles In SAP HANA, as in most of SAP's software, authorizations are grouped into roles. A role is...

Getting started with Kinect for Windows SDK Programming

(For more resources related to this topic, see here.) System requirements for the Kinect for Windows SDK While developing applications for any device using an SDK,...

Golang plans to add a core implementation of an internal language server protocol

Go, the popular programming language is adding an internal language server protocol (LSP). This is expected to bring features like code autocompletion and diagnostics...
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Qt team releases Qt Creator 4.8.0 and Qt 5.12 LTS

Yesterday, the Qt team came up with two major releases, Qt Creator 4.8.0 and the long term support of Qt 5.12. In October, the...
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PostGIS extension: pgRouting for calculating driving distance [Tutorial]

pgRouting is an extension of PostGIS and PostgreSQL geospatial database. It adds routing and other network analysis functionality. In this tutorial we will learn to work with pgRouting...

Why MyBatis

(For more resources related to this topic, see here.) Eliminates a lot of JDBC boilerplate code Java has a Java DataBase Connectivity (JDBC) API to work...

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Learning Essential Linux Commands for Navigating the Shell Effectively 

Once we learn how to deploy an Ubuntu server, how to manage users, and how to manage software packages, we should take a moment...