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August 07, 2013

Dr. Dobb's Now Has A Windows Phone App

Reader writes open-source app for Windows Phone 8

February 05, 2013

Non-Pavlovian Triggers

I've been playing with an inexpensive logic analyzer and some open source software to drive it lately.

January 08, 2013

Creating an Open Source Project

Creating an open source project can generate opportunities for everyone involved; more so than if the software sits dormant on a hard drive somewhere. But where do you start?




Open Source

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The Curse of Version 6

Major programming languages often don't make it to version 6, but if they do, they arrive wounded and badly scarred. Why is that?

Programming with OpenCL 1.2

printf-style debugging and the ability to partition computing devices into subdevices make OpenCL 1.2 a very useful upgrade.

Git Tracking Relationships: Use the Full Power of Git Branches

A simple, built-in option keeps branches in sync automatically.

Remote Learning: The Lay of the Land

Despite various drawbacks, remote courses (both for credit and for pure learning) are becoming the emerging norm. Understanding the options makes for good use of time.

Getting Back to Coding

Reducing tool complexity requires mercilessly applying YAGNI to your toolchain. Resist the siren songs of new, popular memes and the blandishments of vendors, and choose the tools that deliver only what you need.

Open Source News RSS

Democratizing Machine Learning In Anomaly Detection

Prelert has released an Elasticsearch Connector, available on GitHub

Panamax Connects Docker Linux Containers Like Lego

An open-source community resource for complex Docker architectures

Actuate Launches BIRT iHub F-Type

It's all for managing, scheduling, sharing, integrating, and delivering BIRT reports

Cisco: We Like Developers, Honest

Susie Wee blogs to put Cisco DevNet in our hearts and minds

Free Access To Stackato 20GB Cluster In Production

Commercial open source PaaS with an updated free Micro Cloud license

Dovecot Gmail API Compatible REST API

Open source and complementary to existing email IMAP and POP3 protocols

Modulus Add-on Marketplace for Node.js Developers

Any user can become an add-on provider through Add-On Provider Portal

Onsen UI 1.1 Support For jQuery

Eliminating AngularJS complexity

OpenMake Heralds DevOps Maturity

Release and Deploy for the multi-platform enterprise developer

43% Python Open Source Libraries "Potentially Risky"

A study of over 40,000 Python open source libraries

Events of Interest

September 7-12. Bellevue, WA. CppCon

September 8-11. Dallas, TX. SpringOne 2GX

September 17. St. Louis, MO. Powered by JavaScript

September 17-19. St. Louis, MO. Strangeloop

September 23-24. San Francisco, CA. Designers of Things Conference

October 9-10. Palo Alto, CA. Code Stars Summit

October 11-12. Los Altos Hills, CA. Silicon Valley Code Camp

October 17-18. Austin, TX. CITCON (Continuous Integration and Testing Conference)

November 3-5. San Francisco, CA. QCon

November 4-5. London, England. Code Mesh Conference

November 17-21. Budapest, Hungary. ApacheCon Europe


Videos of Past Events

September 2013. JavaOne

September 2013. SpringOne 2GX

June 2013. JAXConf 2013

June 2013. Chicago Algorithmic Trading Conference

May 2013. Google I/O

March 2013. GPU Technology Conference

October 2012. JAXLondon 2012

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



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