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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

April 23, 2013

BodyCom Development Kit

Use your body's electric field to authenticate

December 11, 2012

Porting the D Compiler to Win64

64-bit Windows was the last major x86 platform that the dmd compiler didn't support, so last summer my colleagues and I decided it was past due.


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Lightweight Virtual Environments in Python 3.4

Customizing Python's virtual environments for projects with conflicting library requirements or different Python versions is now easy in Python 3.3 and 3.4.

The Most Underused Compiler Switches in Visual C++

Microsoft's Visual C++ team explains the nine most underused switches and why you should make sure to include them in your build.

Jolt Awards: Mobile Development Tools

The best tools for the nuts-and-bolts of building mobile apps.

Funding the .NET Development Ecosystem

Microsoft's high prices for dev tools fund a cottage industry that has no parallel in computing.

More New C++ Features in VS2013

Alias templates, new functors, and library features from the proposed ISO C++14 draft are all part of Visual Studio 2013.


Windows Phone 8.1 Preview For Developers

Better than an emulator, time to start working with real tools

RAD Studio XE6 Extends Desktop To Wearables

Expanded Android support for C++ and Delphi developers to capitalize upon

Microsoft Python Tools for Visual Studio 2.1 Beta

Great for "exploratory coding"; new tools also support Bottle and Flask web frameworks

Mobile App Testing Inside Visual Studio

Perfecto mobile joins the consecrated cognoscenti at Microsoft Build 2014

Microsoft Lauds Node.js Tools for Visual Studio 1.0 Beta

S. Somasegar has been blogging again, and it's good news for Node.js junkies

Microsoft TypeScript 1.0 Arrives

TypeScript 1.0 is now a fully supported language in Visual Studio VS2013 and VS2012

Expanded TypeScript Support Among JetBrains Updates

ReSharper 8.2 plus updates to dotCover and dotTrace Performance

JetBrains IntelliJ IDEA 13.1 Includes Support For Java 8

New tools for Android development plus editor enhancements

Neudesic Neuron-ESB 3.1 Improves .NET Productivity

Enterprise Service Bus bids to enhance connectivity and scalability

Get Set For Team Foundation Server Time Tracker

TFS Timetracker for Microsoft Team Foundation Server

Events of Interest

May 7-8. Santa Clara, CA. Internet of Things Developers Conference

May 7-8. Santa Clara, CA. Multicore Developers Conference

May 12-15. Houson, TX. TechEd

May 12-16. Atlanta, GA. OpenStack Summit

May 21-23. Menlo Park, CA. DConf 2014

May-June. Bristol, Cambridge, Manchester, Scotland. The UK Device Developers' Conference series

June 9-10. Stockholm, Sweden. Erlang User Conference

July 7-10. Berlin, Germany. UberConf Europe Java Ecosystem conference

July 28-August 1. Orlando, FL. Agile2014 Orlando

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

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

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