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AWS Establishes Per-Second Billing for EC2 Instances

by Steef-Jan Wiggers Follow 0 Followers on  Oct 08, 2017

AWS instituted a per-second billing model for EC2 instances and EBS volumes on the 2nd of October.

Development Follow 140 Followers

Microsoft Joining the Race for Quantum Computing

by Sergio De Simone Follow 5 Followers on  Oct 07, 2017

At its Ignite conference, Microsoft announced a preview of its new quantum computing platform, and unveiled its plans for a topological quantum computer relying on recent advancements in particle physics.

Mobile Follow 49 Followers

Apple Open-Sourced the iOS Kernel for ARM CPUs

by Sergio De Simone Follow 5 Followers on  Oct 04, 2017

Apple has quietly made available arm and arm64-specific files on its GitHub XNU-darwin repository. While this may not be interesting to all developers, it still enables interesting possibilities for security researchers and others.

Data Science Follow 261 Followers

Google Announces Firestore, a Document Database

by Abel Avram Follow 4 Followers on  Oct 04, 2017

Google has announced Cloud Firestore, a document database for mobile, web and server applications.

.NET Follow 100 Followers

Improved Accessibility is the Focus of Latest .NET Framework

by Jeff Martin Follow 5 Followers on  Oct 04, 2017

Microsoft has announced the pre-release of .NET Framework 4.7.1, which includes various improvements across the board. Today we will look at the changes made to improve the accessibility of WPF applications.

Cloud Follow 55 Followers

Amazon CloudWatch Dashboards Gains API and CloudFormation Support

by Steffen Opel Follow 0 Followers on  Sep 30, 2017

Amazon Web Services (AWS) recently added programmatic creation and manipulation of CloudWatch dashboards and widgets to support use cases such as dynamic resource lifecycle tracking and consistent cross-account dashboard maintenance.

Cloud Follow 55 Followers

Microsoft Introduces Azure Availability Zones, Completes MAREA Transatlantic Connection

by Kent Weare Follow 7 Followers on  Sep 29, 2017

In a recent blog post, Microsoft announced the expansion of High Availability (HA) and resiliency options for customers. The update comes in the form of Azure Availability Zones which increase the availability of certain Azure services within a specific region by providing complete redundancy and isolation of the infrastructure. Azure Availability Zones include a financially-backed SLA of 99.99%.

Architecture & Design Follow 603 Followers

New Relic Releases El Dorado UI, a Web App for Visualizing a Neo4j Graph Database

by Thomas Betts Follow 5 Followers on  Sep 28, 2017

New Relic open sourced the El Dorado UI project, a Sinatra app to query and visualize relationships between development teams, projects, and microservices, all stored in a Neo4J graph database. Ward Cunningham, the inventor of Wiki, described the origin of the project and demonstrated its capabilities at the Explore DDD conference in Denver, Colorado.

Development Follow 140 Followers

Google Open Sources Abseil, a Collection of C++ and Python Utilities

by Abel Avram Follow 4 Followers on  Sep 28, 2017 2

Google has made available a number of C++ libraries they use internally for many of their projects. Python ones are to follow soon.

.NET Follow 100 Followers

RedHat Announces Support for Azure, .Net Core 2.0 and SQL Server 2017

by Pierre-Luc Maheu Follow 1 Followers on  Sep 27, 2017 1

Microsoft and RedHat recently announced support for Windows Containers in Red Hat OpenShift. The main scenario this announcement targets is to make Linux and Windows containers work in the same cluster. This enables enterprises with mixed environments to migrate towards a container based infrastructure without needing separate clusters for Windows and Linux.

JavaScript Follow 114 Followers

Facebook to Relicense React under MIT

by Abel Avram Follow 4 Followers on  Sep 23, 2017

Facebook has decided to change the React license from BSD+Patents to MIT to make it possible for companies to include React in Apache projects, and to avoid an uncertain relationship with the open source community.

Mobile Follow 49 Followers

Swift 4 is Officially Available: What's New

by Sergio De Simone Follow 5 Followers on  Sep 20, 2017

Swift’s latest major release contains many changes and updates to the language and the standard library, most notably new String features, extended collections, archival and serialization, and more.

Java Follow 365 Followers

First NetBeans Code Drop Lands at Apache

by Matt Raible Follow 4 Followers on  Sep 19, 2017

Oracle has released the first of three NetBeans code drops to the Apache Incubator.

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String Interpolation in Entity Framework Raises Concerns

by Jonathan Allen Follow 120 Followers on  Sep 18, 2017 1

One of the new features in Entity Framework Core 2 is the ability to automatically convert interpolated strings into parameterized SQL. Though designed to avoid problems with poorly written SQL, it is feared that it may actually lead to more SQL injection attacks.

Cloud Follow 55 Followers

Microsoft Announces General Availability of Azure App Service on Linux and Web App for Containers

by Kent Weare Follow 7 Followers on  Sep 17, 2017

Microsoft recently announced the availability of Azure App Service running on Linux and support for Web App for Containers. When provisioning web apps, developers now have the ability to choose an underlying Operating System of Windows or Linux. They also have the ability to ingest containerized applications from popular container repositories.

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