Open Source Software

These 10 programming languages have dominated development in 2017 - TechRepublic

An interactive ranking from IEEE Spectrum has put Python at the top of the list of languages most used by its readers. Here's how the rest stack …

Programming

GMO Internet Launches Blockchain OSS to Enable Widespread DLT Adoption

Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) is one of the hottest technology platforms these days. Businesses across various industries are currently …

Bitcoin

The truth about sysadmins

You've probably heard many stereotypes about system administrators and the job itself. Like most stereotypes, they have varying levels of accuracy, …

Open Source Movement

Best Free Alternatives to Adobe Acrobat

PDFs are everywhere these days. They're used by the IRS for downloadable tax forms. They're used when consultants send proposals and contracts to …

Software

Millions of IoT devices at hacking risk due to flaw in open source software library

Once again questions are being asked about IOT security after it was revealed that a buggy software library is being used in millions of devices …

Information Security

Open Source: To Use Or Not To Use (And How To Choose)

, CommunityVoice<p>You’d like to use open source software, but you’re not sure what criteria you should use when deciding whether to rely on it for a specific project or not.<p>I have a long, complicated history with open source software. I use open source libraries every day in my work, and I’ve …

Open Source Movement

Software wet wipes, Sonatype advocates supply chain hygiene - Open Source Insider

Supply chain automation company Sonatype produces what it calls its Software Supply Chain Report every year (now in its third) in an attempt to …

Business Technology

Mozilla hoping to open source voice samples for future AI devs

Mozilla has decided speech recognition should be open source, and has launched a project to achieve just that, Project Common Voice.<p>What the browser …

Software

The Most Technical

<i>–Jeff Child, Editor-in-Chief</i><p>It is truly a thrill and an honor for me to be joining the <i>Circuit Cellar</i> team as the magazine’s new Editor-in-Chief. And …

Open Source Movement

Open Source at Microsoft

Thousands of Microsoft engineers use, contribute to and release open source every day across every platform, from the cloud to client operating …

Open Source Movement

Nasty Bug Left Thousands of Internet of Things Devices Open to Hackers

Security researchers have found a new bug that would allow hackers to take full control of several types of Internet of Things devices.<p>Hackers could hijack thousands of Internet of Things devices around the world, such as security cameras, due to a flaw in a piece of software used by several major …

Internet of Things

Facets: An Open Source Visualization Tool for Machine Learning Training Data

article<p>en_US<p>https://research.googleblog.com/2017/07/facets-open-source-visualization-tool.html<p>Research …

Data Science

Open Speech Recording: Help AIY Projects get even better - The MagPi Magazine

The Open Speech Recording project by Google is looking for volunteers from the Raspberry Pi community. Your voice can make AIY Projects better at …

Raspberry Pi

Top 6 Open Source Projects In 2017

Open source is the coolest. Let’s look at some of the top players for 2017. One of the most interesting things about the list below is how well it …

Machine Learning

Ethereum Is The Second Most Valuable Digital Currency, Behind Bitcoin

Brett Colbert, Solutions CTO and Vice President of Enterprise Architecture at Salesforce and I recently introduced you to Blockchain, noting that the technology is poised to disrupt business of all sizes across all industries. We also introduced Bitcoin as the first and largest Blockchain valued at …

Bitcoin

6 Interesting Facts About Kodi Media Player.

Like<p><b>Like</b> <b>Love</b> <b>Haha</b> <b>Wow</b> <b>Sad</b> <b>Angry</b><p><b>1</b><p>(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) Today <i>Kodi</i> is one of the most discussed terms in the context of media streaming. For all the good and …

Software

Data Notes: tech datasets + resume projects for new data scientists

For this month's Data Notes, explore datasets that dig into the quirks of software developers and technologists. See whether coders use tabs versus …

Data Science

Let's say you wanna open source a little thing... | CSS-Tricks

By Chris Coyier On July 14, 2017<p>Let's say you've written a super handy little bit of JavaScript. Nice! Well done, you. Surely, the world can benefit …

JavaScript

Lyft to open-source some of its AI algorithm testing tools

Lyft has spent a lot of time building tools that help it simulate the results of machine learning algorithms, and the company plans to make these tools more broadly available in the near future.<p>The company’s simulators are a key part of its machine learning development process, according to Erbil …

Machine Learning

Platform co-ops offer urban communities a bigger say in their lives

<i>This is one of a series of articles to coincide with the 2017 Ecocity World Summit in Melbourne.</i><p>Digital platform companies like Facebook, Uber and …

Cities

Open Source: 9 steps to my first feature contribution in Babel

<i>This post was originally posted on maurobringolf.ch</i><p>About two months ago I realized that contributing to open source is a massive opportunity where I …

JavaScript

How to choose an open source project to contribute to?

There are plenty of open source projects, and you probably use some. Open source projects can be a good source of learning and can help improve your …

Programming

Keynotes for Node.js Interactive Focus on the Future of the Platform

From October 4–6 developers, software architects, engineers, and community organizers will gather in Vancouver, British Columbia for Node.js …

JavaScript

Open Source Is The New Normal In Data and Analytics

, CommunityVoice<p>You hear a lot these days about how the growing deluge of digital data is changing the nature of how nearly every business operates fundamentally.<p>I’ve argued for a while now that we’re at or near a data tipping point beyond which lies a new world where companies analyze many …

Big Data

Brevent is an Open Source Alternative to Greenify, Works Without Root

Android gives 3rd-party application developers a lot of freedom when it comes to what they can do on the platform. Google is aware that this might …

Android O

Buoyant nabs $10.5 mln Series A

San Francisco-based <b>Buoyant,</b> a builder of open source software for cloud-native applications, has raised $10.5 million in Series A funding. <b>Benchmark</b> …

Series A Round

webpack freelancing log book (week 12–14)

2017/06/19–2017/07/09<p>Week 12<p>The first week I spend mostly on the enterJS, trying to spread knowledge on the internal workings of webpack. If you are …

JavaScript

The R Shiny packages you need for your web apps!

(This article was first published on <b>Enhance Data Science</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)<p>Shiny is an R Package to deploy web apps using an R …

Data Science

The changing face of the hybrid cloud

Depending upon the event you use to start the clock, cloud computing is only a little more than 10 years old. Some terms and concepts around cloud …

Hybrid Clouds

Visual Studio Code Extension for Arduino is now open sourced!

We are glad to share the news that the Visual Studio Code Extension for Arduino has been open sourced on GitHub.com at …

Software Development