Visual Basic

Scarab Ransomware Pushed via Massive Spam Campaign

A ransomware strain known as Scarab, and detected for the first time in June, is now being pushed to millions of users via Necurs, the Internet's …

Ransomware

Working Geek: When Seattle’s ’90s rock scene failed him, Geocaching’s Sean Boots found lasting success with the next hot ticket

Back in the 1990s, Sean Boots thought he was on the path to a promising musical career. He was the front man for a pop quartet called the Amateur …

Science

How to get started with TypeScript

TypeScript is one of a group of languages that use the JavaScript runtime as execution environment: .ts files containing TypeScript code are compiled …

JavaScript

Excel macros: Essential rules, tips and tricks

An Excel macro is an abbreviation for macroinstruction—a sequence of commands (or directives) that tell a computer program or a programming language (such as Visual Basic, C, Assembler, PHP, etc.) to perform a series of tasks; generally repetitive tasks, which are prone to errors if repeatedly …

Design

How to revolutionize your data handling potential with this Microsoft VBA training

From tracking marketing analytics to organizing performance indicators, today’s businesses rely a great deal on data to keep their operations …

Getting started with .NET for Linux

When you know a software developer's preferred operating system, you can often guess what programming language(s) they use. If they use Windows, the …

Software Development

Wipro to Acquire American Firm Founded by ‘Father of Visual Basic’

Wipro Digital has agreed to acquire the design tech firm cofounded by Alan Cooper, dubbed the Father of Visual Basic, the all powerful language for …

Design Thinking

.NET Programming Languages

Languages<p>You can write your .NET apps in C#, F#, or Visual Basic.<p>C#<p>C# (pronounced "C sharp") is a simple, modern, object-oriented, and type-safe …

Programming

Perl is the most hated programming language

What do computer programmers not want to code in?<p>Perl, the Old Spice of programming languages, is the most disliked by a significant margin, reports …

Programming

The Ultimate List of Software Developer Blogs

As far as I know, a “master list” of all the best software developer blogs does not exist. You can find small language specific lists, but nothing …

Programming

Official: Perl the most hated programming language, say devs

<b>Poll</b> According to Stack Overflow, anyway. Disagree? Vote now right hereDevelopers really dislike Perl, and projects associated with Microsoft, at …

Programming

Moving to real time test discovery in Test Explorer

Real time test discovery is a new Visual Studio feature that uses a Roslyn analyzer to discover tests and populate the test explorer in real time …

Software Development

Hackers target security researchers with malware-laden document

State-backed hackers are trying to deliver malware to people interested in cybersecurity, using malicious documents about a real conference as a lure.<p>…

Technology

What's new in Microsoft .Net Framework 4.7.1

With Microsoft’s release of .Net Framework 4.7.1 this week, the development platform gains critical improvements to garbage collection, security, and …

Software Development

Mysterious cyber espionage campaign uses 'torpedo' lure to trick you into downloading malware

Researchers at Proofpoint say the 'Leviathan' threat group is regularly launching phishing and malware attacks in an effort to steal sensitive data<p>An …

Cybersecurity

Watch out for Microsoft Word DDE nasties: Now Freddie Mac menaced

<b>Updated</b> Calm down over KRACK, good ol' Office malware has biz workers in its sights againMalware exploiting Microsoft Word's DDE features to infect …

Freddie Mac

Designit CEO on buying Visual Basic creator’s consulting firm

Wipro's Designit CEO Mikal Hallstrup tells me about acquiring the consulting firm of Visual Basic creator Alan Cooper, just as AI begins to shake up …

UX Design

How I ended up becoming a Salesforce Developer

When I look back now, working with software development has been like a rollercoaster.<p>Everything started when I was only 13 years old, with a …

Programming

Using the Barcode Font in Microsoft Excel (Spreadsheet)

Tutorial in using the Barcode Fonts in Microsoft Excel 2007, 2010, 2013 or 2016<p>All the functions available in the Encoder like generating a check …

Python Programming

Los Angeles Dodgers vs. San Francisco Giants, at Dodger Stadium, September 23, 2017 Matchups, Tickets, Preview | Baseball

Giants Batters (3.93 RS/G) vs. Dodgers Pitchers (4.86 RA/G)<p>OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850<p>Giants Batters (3.93 RS/G) vs. Dodgers …

San Francisco Giants

Transforming an old house into a modern home in Jaipur

When your mother loves the old house but you want a new look, the best option is to do what the owner of an old corner residence did in Jaipur – …

Interior Design

Locky Ransomware Authors Are Big Game of Thrones Fans

Here's one group of fans George R. R. Martin may not want on the Game of Thrones bandwagon — the authors of the Locky ransomware.<p>According to a …

Game of Thrones

Milwaukee Brewers vs. Chicago Cubs, at Miller Park, September 23, 2017 Matchups, Tickets, Preview | Baseball

Cubs Batters (5.07 RS/G) vs. Brewers Pitchers (4.39 RA/G)<p>OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850<p>Cubs Batters (5.07 RS/G) vs. Brewers Pitchers …

Milwaukee Brewers

The future of old apps with Windows 10

The past is hard to let go of, let's be honest. In the IT world, there is a lot of truth to some of the old tools are also some of the best. You SCCM …

Information Security

Microsoft Office Zero-Day Spread Surveillance Software

9/14/2017<br>01:10 PM<p>50%<p>50%<p>FireEye discovered CVE-2017-8759 flaw patched by Microsoft this week.<p>FireEye researchers recently discovered a malicious …

Information Security

FireEye Uncovers CVE-2017-8759: Zero-Day Used in the Wild to Distribute FINSPY

FireEye recently detected a malicious Microsoft Office RTF document that leveraged CVE-2017-8759, a SOAP WSDL parser code injection vulnerability. …

Microsoft Word

Windows Template Studio 1.3 Released!

We’re extremely excited to announce the Windows Template Studio 1.3.In this release, we added in app scheme launch, finalized our work for …

Software

Microsoft Patches .NET Zero Day Vulnerability in September Update

Microsoft fixes 25 critical vulnerabilities including one zero day under attack and one tied to the high-profile BlueBorne attack vector.

Information Security

The Death of Agile Courses

Twenty years ago, I taught people how to use PCs. I worked for a training company that made quite a bit of money migrating users from WordPerfect to …

Project Management

Announcing .NET Standard 2.0

The .NET Standard 2.0 specification is now complete. It is supported in .NET Core 2.0, in the .NET Framework 4.6.1 and later versions, and in Visual …

Software Development