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JetBrains Rider: A New .NET IDE Based on IntelliJ and ReSharper

by Abel Avram Follow 5 Followers on  Nov 22, 2016 4

JetBrains Rider was introduced in January of this year but spent the most part of the year in private Early Access Preview, not yet ready for the public. Now the EAP has been made available to everyone who wants to see what it is like to develop for .NET on the IntelliJ platform. There are some issues to be fixed before it becomes generally available but the tool is quite stable.

Culture & Methods Follow 439 Followers

Open Source Development at the UK Government

by Ben Linders Follow 15 Followers on  Nov 17, 2016 1

New code developed for GOV.UK will be open by default. Coding in the open enables reuse and increases transparency. The UK government wants to provide digital services which are so good that people want to use them; services which are leading to better interaction between the government and citizen.

Development Follow 412 Followers

New and Interesting Changes on ThoughtWorks Radar

by Abel Avram Follow 5 Followers on  Nov 12, 2016

As usual, the ThoughtWorks Technology Radar covers four areas - Language & Frameworks, Platforms, Techniques, Tools – each item having one of four recommendations – Adopt, Trial, Assess, Hold. This article lists only what is new and noteworthy in the respective areas.

HTML5 Follow 50 Followers

Blisk, A New Browser for Developers

by Abel Avram Follow 5 Followers on  Nov 08, 2016

Blisk is a Chromium-based browser that brings together the performance of Chrome and the developer support found in Firefox Developer Edition.

Data Science Follow 578 Followers

Microsoft Releases Data Science Tools for Interactive Data Exploration and Modeling

by Srini Penchikala Follow 29 Followers on  Nov 07, 2016

Microsoft recently released two new data science tools for interactive data exploration: modeling and reporting. These tools can be reused by data science teams with data specific tasks in their projects. The goal is to ensure consistency and completeness of data science tasks across different projects in the organization.

Development Follow 412 Followers

Microsoft Teams Can Be Extended via Tabs, Bots and Connectors

by Abel Avram Follow 5 Followers on  Nov 03, 2016

Microsoft has announced Teams, a group collaboration workspace based on chats and integrated with Office 365. Developers have the opportunity to extend Teams with Tabs, Bots and Connectors.

Mobile Follow 109 Followers

Android Studio 2.2: New Layout, Firebase, OpenJDK, Java 8

by Abel Avram Follow 5 Followers on  Sep 20, 2016

Android Studio 2.2 comes with enhancements across all development phases - Design, Development, Build and Test -, including a new Constraint Layout, Layout Editor, Firebase plug-in, Code Sample browser, Java 8 support, OpenJDK, GPU Debugger and others.

Java Follow 669 Followers

Oracle Gives NetBeans to the Apache Foundation

by Abel Avram Follow 5 Followers on  Sep 19, 2016

The NetBeans Community blog has announced that Oracle is proposing to entrust the development of the NetBeans platform and IDE to the Apache Foundation to “open up the government model,” reaffirming its commitment to the project.

DevOps Follow 524 Followers

The Next Phase in DevOps

by Hrishikesh Barua Follow 8 Followers on  May 25, 2016

The next phase of DevOps will involve collaboration between engineering and non-engineering teams.

Development Follow 412 Followers

GitHub Announces Electron 1.0, Devtron and Unlimited Private Repositories

by Abel Avram Follow 5 Followers on  May 11, 2016

GitHub has announced the Electron 1.0 milestone and a new pricing model including unlimited private repositories for paid plans.

Mobile Follow 109 Followers

New in Android Studio 2.0: Instant Run and Cloud Test Lab

by Abel Avram Follow 5 Followers on  Apr 08, 2016

Android Studio 2.0 comes with several new features and improvements: Instant Run, integration with a Google service for testing on real devices, faster emulator, faster builds, GPU profiler and debugger, support for deep linking and others.

DevOps Follow 524 Followers

JetBrains Releases DataGrip 1.0 for SQL DBAs and Developers

by Abel Avram Follow 5 Followers on  Dec 24, 2015

A year behind the schedule, JetBrains has made generally available the DBA tool DataGrip 1.0. Formerly known as 0xDBE, DataGrip is a tool for SQL database administrators and developers.

.NET Follow 224 Followers

Microsoft Open Sources Live Writer

by Abel Avram Follow 5 Followers on  Dec 10, 2015

Microsoft has turned the Live Writer source code to the .NET Foundation inviting the community to contribute to the project now that it is in their hands.

Mobile Follow 109 Followers

Android Studio 2.0 Introduces Hot Code Swapping

by Abel Avram Follow 5 Followers on  Nov 24, 2015 1

Android Studio 2.0 has hit the canary channel, and the focus of the improvements in this release is to make the development as streamlined as possible, including hot code swapping, faster builds, faster emulator, GPU Profiler and Debugger, and running multiple types of tests in the same time.

Development Follow 412 Followers

What Is New on ThoughtWorks Radar Nov 2015

by Abel Avram Follow 5 Followers on  Nov 14, 2015

ThoughtWorks has published their radar for the end of 2015, covering technologies in four areas: Languages & Frameworks, Platforms, Techniques, and Tools.

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