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.
Updating and deleting documents, creating queries, and managing query results in Microsoft's new NoSQL database-as-a-service.
Coding for the new NoSQL JSON database service that supports SQL queries.
Major programming languages often don't make it to version 6, but if they do, they arrive wounded and badly scarred. Why is that?
A systematic way to find design-level security and privacy weaknesses in systems
Essential Studio 2014 Volume 3 released
Sweeping changes in Microsoft tools division
MyScript Smart Note turns handwritten input into interactive content
Development for cross-OS and cross-architecture mobile and PC applications
Infragistics Ultimate 14.2 combines UX and UI Tools
Docker container-based apps that use Windows Server, in addition to Linux
At least six good reasons to upgrade
A process designer, code generator, and scheduling service
Opens up to .NET's enhanced async capabilities and better portability
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