The best tools available for creating, testing, and debugging code.
Last month, Microsoft and Google bypassed their own code hosts to post major code projects on GitHub. The once-favored hosts have begun a long, familiar decline.
Developing server-side apps with the popular Node.js framework can now be done with the full support of Visual Studio IntelliSense, debugging, and project management.
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.
Two editions: Enterprise, and "Indie" for Xamarin Indie development
Microsoft re-engineers "merged code" to play more catch up on open platforms
Is the world just going cross platform crazy these days?
Windowless and stylable user interface suite for multiple operating systems from a single code base
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
Events of Interest
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
March 23-24, 2015. Palo Alto, CA. Evans Data's 11th Annual Developer Relations Conference
April 8-16, 2015. Montreal, Canada. PyCon 2015
April 27-30, 2015. Baltimore, MD. 11th Software Engineering Institute (SEI) Architecture Technology User Network (SATURN) Conference
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