The latest versions of Delphi reclaim unused object and memory automatically. This feature requires a new perspective on calls to
Free and to destructors.
On top of everything else, you'll have to make big bets on hardware platforms and development approaches. This won't be easy.
Static analysis, UI record and playback, and load testing dominate today's testing tools. Just like they did in the 1990s. Where's the progress?
Mozilla's Firefox OS delivers an easy way to develop and market apps for Android and the upcoming Mozilla-specific phone. Mike Riley takes a first look at developing apps for the platform.
Unneeded bits cost energy and mind space. Let's keep 'em to a minimum.
Collaborative software test automation solution from LogiGear
Cross-platform TigerLogic Omnis Studio Version 6.0 arrives
Three developer platforms get access to Immersion Haptic SDK effects for Android games
Embedded cloud application monitoring that works during the development process
Telerik Icenium is an alternative to Facebook/Parse, Salesforce.com, and Heroku
User engagement technology for mobile app developers via SDK
Version 1.1 adds race detector to find concurrency bugs
19-year-old Ionut Alexandru Budisteanu of Romania won the $75,000 Gordon E. Moore Award for using artificial intelligence to create a viable model for a low-cost, self-driving car.
Perfecto Mobile brings enterprise-grade ALM to mobile developers
Java-based mobile development framework that supports iOS and Android
Events of Interest
June 17-19. Boston, MA. E2 Conference
June 18-20. Santa Clara, CA. O'Reilly Velocity Web Performance and Operations Conference
June 24-28. San Jose, CA. 2013 USENIX Annual Technical Conference
June 26-27. San Francisco, CA. Build 2013
July 22-26. Portland, OR. O'Reilly Open Source Convention 2013
July 29-31, 2013. Santa Clara, CA. JVM Language Summit
August 20-21. Raleigh, NC. Business and Technology Solutions Summit 2013: Cloud and Big Data Conference and Expo
September 16-19. Santa Clara, CA. Storage Developer Conference (SDC)
September 18-20. St. Louis, MO. Strange Loop 2013
October 1-3. San Francisco, CA. Atlassian Summit 2013
October 5-6. Los Altos Hills, CA. Silicon Valley Code Camp
Ocotber 23-25. San Fransisco, CA. API Strategy and Practice Conference
October 28-30. London, United Kingdom. JAXLondon 2013 Big Data Conference
Videos of Past Events
March 2013. GPU Technology Conference
September 2012. Strangeloop
September 2012. Intel Developer Forum
August 2012. VMWorld
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