The cocos-2d-x open source framework can be used to build games, apps, and other interactive software in C++. Here's a hands-on guide to using it to write and port games.
Microsoft ports .NET to Linux and Macintosh and open-sources the entire stack.
Arithmetic encoders are better suited for adaptive models than Huffman coding, but they can be challenging to implement.
The best books of the past 12 months.
New, useful features that make the language safer and more convenient.
Analyze a codebase and automate code reviews
Available now as an Early Access Program build
Fire is a new IDE for Oxygene and RemObjects C# that runs on Mac OS X
UP includes support for C, C++, Java, and C#
New "complimentary subscription plan" for free Android phone targeting
Release introduces the Xamarin Studio IDE and the Xamarin Component Store
Based on C++ integrating a large number of scientific libraries into an IDE
New release from Epic Force for application deployment now stable
Complete mocking framework for C/C++
Version 7.0 combines code analysis, change-aware unit test analysis, and policy management
Events of Interest
November 25-26. London, UK. IoT 2014
December 11-12. Washington, D.C. ModevCon
March 2-6, 2015 London, UK. QCon London
March 5-8, 2015. Recife, Brazil. Tropical Ruby
March 17-19, 2015. Boston, MA. O'Reilly Software Architecture Conference
April 8-16, 2015. Montreal, Canada. PyCon 2015
May 4-8, 2015. Chicago, IL. Microsoft Ignite Conference
May 12-14, 2015. Zaragoza, Spain.Protocols Plugfest Europe 2015
Videos of Past Events
September 2014. Atlassian Summit 2014
September 2013. JavaOne
June 2013. JAXConf 2013
May 2013. Google I/O
October 2012. JAXLondon 2012
September 2012. Strangeloop
July 2012. Java Language Summit
June 2012. Google I/O 2012
May 2012. Atlassian Summit
May 2012 (paid). Fluent Conference
March 2012. Multicore World
July 2011. JVM Language Summit