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'Password rules are bullsh*t!' Stackoverflow Jeff's rage overflows

Jeff Atwood, founder of the popular coding site Stack Overflow, has published an extended and entertaining rant about the lamentable state of …

Stack Overflow

How to Keep Kids, Pets, and Other Interruptions From Derailing Your Skype Meetings

This poor guy made headlines on Friday when his kids interrupted a video interview with the BBC. Remote workers, you can probably relate. Whether …

Pets

Google's new 'My Android' site suggests wallpapers, icon packs and more

Android is <i>all</i> about customization, and there are so many ways to tweak the look of your phone that it's impossible for it to look <i>exactly</i> the same as …

Apps

Top 20 Most Popular Programming Languages in 2017

The software engineering craft has been steadily growing in popularity for the past couple of decades. The innovations in technological startups and …

Open Source Software

Android Messages will be the new default texting app Google wants you to use

Everybody is using RCS except the companies that matter<p>Google is making a handful of announcements related to RCS today, but the piece of news you’re most likely to notice is that the default SMS app Google offers is now called “Android Messages” instead of “Messenger.” Or rather, it will be the …

Text Messaging

Prominent Trends for UI Design in 2016

The year is going away so fast: seems each day just melts away like a snowflake, and it's the high time to turn away and revise what deserves to be …

The future of PCs and Macs is expensive

The PC is a niche now<p>The personal desktop computer used to once be an exclusive and expensive machine, though we now know it and its laptop counterpart as a mass-market commodity that most people can afford. This week, however, the companies that defined the personal computer, Microsoft and Apple, …

Checkmate, Apple: Why Google’s Pixel is a genius move for Android

Google is drawing a line under the Nexus brand and opening up a fresh front in the smartphone wars. The Google Pixel and Pixel XL are the first …

Apple winning the enterprise security race, Samsung makes push

According to a Tech Pro Research survey, Apple is viewed by tech decision-makers as the most secure mobile device option. Samsung is threatening …

Apple is deliberately going into a yearlong lull

Now Timothy Arcuri and his team of analysts at Cowen & Co. have come up with a theory about why Apple might be going into a yearlong lull right now.<p>A "powder keg is forming in the installed base" of iPhone customers, Arcuri argues: Currently, the portion of existing iPhone customers who might be …

IPhone 7

7 Developer Tools Anyone Can Use to Build Modern Enterprise Apps

From Ruby to JavaScript, there are numerous languages and DevOps tools available to help build that latest, modern-day, enterprise-grade app.

Apps

All the hidden Android N features you need to know about

Android N is here in early beta form and while it’s not a terribly exciting update, at least for now, it certainly packs a nice collection of neat …

Android N multi-window support docs tease free-floating “freeform” mode

Modern smartphones sure manage to stand their own against traditional computers, armed as they are with incredibly powerful hardware, as well as …

Android app design may soon cut down on the hamburger button, take a cue from iOS

It seems that Android’s about to take a step in iOS’s direction on app design. And it actually sorta makes sense.<p>Google’s design spec now deals with …