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TypeScript 3.7

Microsoft releases TypeScript 3.7 with much-awaited features like Optional Chaining, Assertion functions and more

Yesterday, Microsoft announced the release of TypeScript 3.7 with new tooling features, optional chaining, nullish coalescing, assertion functions, and much more. This release also includes...

3 programming languages some people think are dead but definitely aren’t

Recently I looked closely at what it really means when a certain programming language, tool, or trend is declared to be ‘dead’. It seems,...
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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...
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Elm 0.19.1 releases with improved syntax error messages in the Elm compiler

Yesterday Elm 0.19.1 was released with a new improvements to the compiler that now display syntactical errors in a new fashion that pointing users...

Swift shares diagnostic architecture improvements that will be part of the Swift 5.2 release

The team behind Swift shared a new blog post yesterday detailing their new diagnostic architecture which is being implemented as a part of the...

What is the history behind C Programming and Unix?

If you think C programming and Unix are unrelated, then you are making a big mistake. Back in the 1970s and 1980s, if the...
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What to expect from D programming language in the near future

On Tuesday, Atila Neves the Deputy leader for D programming language posted about his vision for D and what he would like to do...

Severity issues raised for Python 2 Debian packages for not supporting Python 3

On Monday, Neil Williams a software developer from Linux CodeHelp raised severity issues for Python 2 leaf packages in Debian which do not support...
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Python 3.8 is now available with walrus operator, positional-only parameters support for Vectorcall, and...

Yesterday, the latest version of the Python programming language, Python 3.8 was made available with multiple new improvements and features. Features include the new...

Libc++ 9 releases with explicit support for WebAssembly System Interface (WASI)

On Friday, Libc++ version 9 was released; libc++ is an implementation of the C++ standard library, targeting C++11, C++14 and above. Libc++ 9 is...

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Kotlin 1.3.60 released with Kotlin Worksheets, support for the new Kotlin/Native...

Kotlin 1.3.60 was released yesterday with new features, as well as quality and tooling improvements. This release adds support for more Kotlin/Native platforms and...

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