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Your-tech-job-just-laid-you-off.-Now-what

Your tech job just laid you off. Now what


Wednesday, June 10, 2020 by

Between March 11th and May 31st more than 600 startups have let nearly 60,000 employees go, according to Layoffs.fyi. If you’re among those, my sincere condolences. This guide should help you avoid some common pitfalls and help you get back on your feet as quickly as possible. If you’re still employed, now is a good time to get a game-plan together for wh...


Measuring-app-stability-to-reduce-technical-debt

Measuring app stability to reduce technical debt


Friday, April 17, 2020 by

In the fast-paced world of software and application development, one reality holds true: errors are inevitable. Even though you try to minimize errors as much as possible, you’ll eventually overlook some of these bugs in order to get your app, or new features, to market faster.   This concept is called technical debt. Everyone has it; it’s a fact of ...


Impact-of-Visual-AI-on-test-automation

Impact of Visual AI on test automation


Tuesday, April 7, 2020 by

Applitools, the provider of Visual AI-powered test automation, has announced an industry report that reveals the impact of Visual AI on the performance of the most popular open-source test frameworks - Cypress, Selenium, and WebdriverIO. Data was sourced from 288 quality engineers across 101 countries, spending an average of 11 hours during November 2019. This amounts t...


CircleCI-lands-$100M-in-Series-E-funding

CircleCI lands $100M in Series E funding


Tuesday, April 7, 2020 by

CircleCI announced it has successfully closed $100 million in Series E funding. The new round was led by IVP and Sapphire Ventures. IVP Partner, Cack Wilhelm, will also be joining CircleCI’s board of directors. CircleCI has raised $215 million in total funding since its founding in 2011. With this new round, CircleCI will continue to further execute on its p...


Diffusion-6.4-real-time-API-management-platform-lands

Diffusion 6.4 real-time API management platform lands


Wednesday, February 5, 2020 by

Push Technology released the Diffusion 6.4 Real-Time API Management Platform.  With the new release, data model creation and maintenance is simplified, resulting in faster development, increased data stream integration efficiency, and assured data delivery priority -- no matter the size or source of the data. Easy data stream integration and management Data s...


Decentralized-technologies-solve-Illiquidity-problems

Decentralized technologies solve Illiquidity problems


Tuesday, December 17, 2019 by

Illiquidity is one of the major factors affecting global financial markets. Digitizing new assets and finding corresponding buyers and sellers is difficult and costly. Much has been said about the potential for decentralized technologies to solve these problems, but current offerings fundamentally lack the necessary performance guarantees, feature set, and architectural...


MuleSoft-announces-new-tools

MuleSoft announces new tools


Monday, November 25, 2019 by

MuleSoft, the provider of the platform for building application networks, has announced new tools, pre-packaged connectors, and learning modules to empower anyone to compose connected customer experiences, without writing a single line of code. Now anyone can become an Integration Trailblazer and easily connect data sources – wherever that data resides; accel...


Universal-source-code-search-engine-emerges

Universal source code search engine emerges


Friday, November 22, 2019 by

Sourcegraph announced a new collaboration with GitLab, along with the world’s first universal source code search engine. The company has experienced exponential growth fueled by its expanding community of over 10,000 paid developers and tens of thousands of free open source developers who actively use its platform. “GitLab and Sourcegraph are both oriente...


Best-Practices-for-Kubernetes-and-more-from-Platform9

Best Practices for Kubernetes and more from Platform9


Tuesday, September 10, 2019 by

Platform9 has announced it will present at a webinar hosted by CNCF and hosts three Kubernetes Days events globally.  “KubeVirt - Beyond Containers: Coming full circle back to VMs!” on a CNCF-hosted Webinar In this CNCF webinar, Roopak Parikh, Co-Founder & CTO at Platform9, and Joshua Hurt, Senior Software Engineer at Platform9, will...


Ten-industries-using-Python-programming

Ten industries using Python programming


Tuesday, April 16, 2019 by

ActiveState released a new report examining the top 10 use cases of the open source language Python. They (ActiveState) has been building Python since 1999 and has seen customers’ use of Python grow from a scripting solution for sysadmins to web development for programmers to the driving force behind machine learning. Use cases have grown, along with usage and ...


Making-things-easy-for-the-developer-is-ActiveState

Making things easy for the developer is ActiveState's mission


Tuesday, April 2, 2019 by

ActiveState added enhancements to its ActiveState Platform, a SaaS offering, benefiting contributors, maintainers and users facing challenges with Python and other open source languages. The new features will give ActiveState Platform account holders the flexibility to fork an existing language distribution and install it into a virtual environment. Developers elimin...


Just-Commit-says-GitLab

Just Commit says GitLab


Thursday, March 7, 2019 by

Nike’s “Just Do It” campaign has inspired athletes since 1988. Now, in 2019, GitLab draws on that mantra to motivate developers and create a lead employees to success. This year marks DevOps’ 10-year anniversary, and over the past 10 years the approach to the industry and culture has continued to change. However, one thing remains the same - you ...


Software-engineer-happiness-matters

Software engineer happiness matters


Tuesday, February 19, 2019 by

In the never-ending quest for greater developer productivity, security and compliance usually seem like monkey wrenches in the machinery. These aspects of development are essential, but they can slow down the flow of work and frustrate developers. Security and compliance dog the whole software development process, from the too-often-forgotten build engineering team, ...


Why-everyone-should-learn-to-code

Why everyone should learn to code


Monday, January 28, 2019 by

Learning how to program software isn't necessarily the easiest thing you'll ever do. In fact, it's going to be one of the hardest. Programming and code are difficult, and not just in the sense of understanding logic and syntax, but also in the way that it's a never-ending achievement because it's always evolving. Programmers never stay in one place v...


Twitter-and-KaiOS-take-on-KaiOSpowered-smart-feature-phones

Twitter and KaiOS take on KaiOSpowered smart feature phones


Wednesday, November 21, 2018 by

Imagine you’re a seasoned designer for smartphones working with ever-expanding resources, including memory, CPU speed, and screen resolution. Then, one day, your manager gives you an assignment to work on a device that has less of all this and doesn’t even have a touchscreen! This is what happened to some of the designers at Twitter and KaiOS, all of whom...


Software-engineering-interview-preparation

Software engineering interview preparation


Monday, May 21, 2018 by

Preparing for a software engineer interview can be a daunting task. Not only do you have to prepare answers on standard questions about strengths, weaknesses, and why you want a particular job, but you also have to demonstrate proficiency in specific skills - you have to prove your coding chops.This isn’t easy when you don’t know what types of problems you will be asked...


Google-offers-advice-about-microservices-and-refactoring-apps

Google offers advice about microservices and refactoring apps


Monday, April 23, 2018 by

Pioneered by Netflix, microservices have quickly become one of the biggest trends in app development, giving developers greater flexibility and agility when it comes to building modern apps. While these new architectures can offer vast improvements over more traditional monolithic deployments, it’s essential developers understand when and where these technologies are be...


Cloud-Foundry-Summit-North-America-2018-details

Cloud Foundry Summit North America 2018 details


Friday, February 2, 2018 by

Cloud Foundry Foundation has announced the initial schedule, including keynote speakers, for the North American Cloud Foundry Summit, April 18-20, 2018 at the Boston Convention Center. With standard pricing ending February 9, registration will increase $200 to $845.The North American Cloud Foundry Summit keynote line-up includes:Matt Curry, Director, Director of Cloud E...


DevOps-IT-salary-report-reveals-shifting-employment-priorities

DevOps IT salary report reveals shifting employment priorities


Wednesday, September 13, 2017 by

Puppet has released the findings of its fourth annual DevOps Salary Report. The salary report, based on 3,200 responses collected through the 2017 State of DevOps survey, shows how compounding factors, including geographic region, industry and the number of servers managed, are influencing compensation.The report found that IT professionals overseeing the largest enviro...


Preparing-for-a-developer-interview

Preparing for a developer interview


Saturday, September 9, 2017 by

Being a genius software engineer won’t get you very far if you can’t get past the interview. Showcasing your technical skill is one thing, but talking about it is a whole other challenge. How can candidates best prepare themselves to talk through skill before heading in? Here are 5 tips to help you prepare for the next tech interview staring you down! 1.) Apply an advan...


The-future-of-the-voice-enabled-AI

The future of the voice enabled AI


Friday, August 25, 2017 by

Eventually everything you own will be commanded with text or voice in the future. But specifically we may see that voice has the advantage over it's counterpart due to a more natural feel and simplicity of use. That is why things like Amazon Alexa are starting to take off. Voice recognition has finally got on par with text, and it’s now much faster to say a command than...


The-mobile-printing-six-best-practices-for-developers

The mobile printing six best practices for developers


Monday, August 14, 2017 by

When creating apps, a developer works hard to ensure optimal functionality and a great user experience - so it's critical that an app is truly the best it can be for its audience. These days, ensuring functionality and engagement means adding mobile print to an app. Mobile printing is an unmet need in many apps: According to an InfoTrends study, 95 percent of consumers ...


How-you-can-automate-your-release-process

How you can automate your release process


Monday, April 24, 2017 by

Rollout helps mobile app developers build and deploy apps quickly and safely by automating the time-consuming manual tasks associated with gradual feature releases. The company recently released ROX by Rollout, which allows developers to gradually release new features, measure the impact and respond in real-time - all without waiting for the next release. We chatted wit...


Why-top-engineers-choose-startups-over-big-brands

Why top engineers choose startups over big brands


Tuesday, February 7, 2017 by

After the tech boom of the late 1990s, talented software engineers began migrating to larger, more established big-brands like Google and Microsoft, as the allure of startups waned. But today, with so many promising venture-funded companies flourishing in Silicon Valley, we are seeing a reversal of this trend. Top talent are declining positions at the established t...


The-NBC-TODAY-show-app-makeover-from-ObjectiveC-to-Swift

The NBC TODAY show app makeover from ObjectiveC to Swift


Tuesday, January 10, 2017 by

The TODAY show has created a sleek new mobile app to share a mix of the best moments from the good old days, to those fresh off-the-press stories.   They have covered everything from the fall of the Berlin Wall, to the inauguration of every president since Harry Truman. And now, the show TODAY show team wants to share all of those historical memories with its vie...


Bloomberg-launched-a-new-app-using-Facebook

Bloomberg launched a new app using Facebook's React Native Framework


Friday, December 16, 2016 by

Bloomberg, the global business and financial news provider, has released a brand new app that allows their users a more comprehensive access to their market data, portfolio tracking tools, and much more. The broad customization of the app makes monitoring your personal portfolio and receiving continuous alerts on global stock positions more effective and efficient. The ...


Why-Microservices-are-so-important

Why Microservices are so important


Monday, November 7, 2016 by

Having been a software engineer for nearly 20 years I have an appreciation for what is important when it comes to creating great software. One of the most important things that is not well understood by non-engineers is that the development process is equal parts artistry and logic. I see software architecture to be much like artistry. This is because there is no single...


Developers-Dominate-for-Highest-Paying-Tech-Jobs-as-Market-Continues-to-Grow

Developers Dominate for Highest Paying Tech Jobs as Market Continues to Grow


Friday, May 13, 2016 by

A recent Forbes report shows that developers lead the way in overall compensation among tech jobs. In fact, the report shows that the top ten highest paying jobs are all for developer employment covering popular technologies and programming skills.Here are the ten paying developer jobs with average salaries offered in the Forbes report:Software Architect – $116,267...


An-Interview-with-InMobi

An Interview with InMobi's Anshul Srivastava Reveals Her Perspective as a Female Developer


Tuesday, January 19, 2016 by

We recently visited with Anshul Srivastava who is a senior software engineer at InMobi, to get her perspective on app development. Anshul Srivastava joined InMobi 2012 and has helped build and implement algorithms for the programmatic unified marketplace. Anshul has also built an Android app called 'Paintastic' under her developer alias 'Creativity Unlimi...


Continuous-Delivery-Drives-Business-Advantage:-Six-Leading-Edge-Companies

Continuous Delivery Drives Business Advantage: Six Leading Edge Companies


Thursday, July 9, 2015 by

Several years ago, the application lifecycle process known as continuous delivery was a new concept being tried by a small group of early adopters. Things have changed. Now, continuous delivery, or CD, is a practice that companies big and small are not only trying out, but embracing as part of a new, faster moving, on-demand business culture. We’re now hearing the ...


Hired.com-Expands-Its-Technology-Employment-Platform-to-Boston

Hired.com Expands Its Technology Employment Platform to Boston


Saturday, February 28, 2015 by

On the heals of its expansion to Washington, DC in January, Hired.com has announced that it has officially expanded to the Boston, Massachusetts technology market.In advance of the official announcement, Hired.com has been working with a number of Boston’s top tech companies and has already introduced over 500 developers, designers, and data scientists to these companie...


Best-Platform-For-Mobile-App-Development

Best Platform For Mobile App Development


Tuesday, January 28, 2014 by

“…an exploration of the subject from one perspective intended as a vehicle for shedding light on the merits of any platform as it pertains to mobile development…” When it comes to computing platforms, few debates cause more bias-rage and consternation than the ubiquitous Mac vs. PC donnybrook. As an enterprise software engineer for business applications using Microsoft’...


Assets-for-App-Creation:-Leveraging-Visual-and-Audio-Resources-for-App-Developers

Assets for App Creation: Leveraging Visual and Audio Resources for App Developers


Thursday, September 19, 2013 by

When it comes to software development, there are two sides of the creative coin, artistic creativity and technical creativity. Visual design and in some cases audio expertise dominate one side of the coin with skilled graphic designers and artists who design from an aesthetic point of view. On the other side of the coin, you have the programmers and software engineers, ...