JavaScript creator Eich: My take on 20 years of the world’s top programming language

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Have you played… The Predictive Text Game?

You can choose when to end the sentence, but otherwise you should be completely hands-off. No cheating, or you miss the point of this wonderful and insightful game. You can learn an awful lot about yourself from your phone’s predictive text. Don’t believe me? Here’s what my phone came up with:

Microsoft lead engineer: Programming language TypeScript took off thanks to Google’s Angular

“That’s kind of lost to time now. But if you look at the graphs for TypeScript, literally any graph – GitHub stars, downloads, pull requests – you can see the exact point when that Angular announcement came out. And the graph just changes. It never looks back. You can’t see that little bend in the […]

Snapdragon 765 tested: Here’s how it compares to the Snapdragon 865

Overall, the Snapdragon 765/765G is on par with the Snapdragon 845, suggesting the chipset is not lacking for power. Sure, it may not be as fast as the latest Snapdragon 865 or last year’s 855/855+, but the Snapdragon 845 is still going strong in 2020, and the fact that you get the same level of […]

How Jack Abraham Is Reinventing EBay [Update]

AT THE MOMENT when most boys are plotting how to launch gum into a classmate’s braids, 12-year-old Jack Abraham was hired by his father. It was 1999. Magid Abraham already had a habit of defying convention: He had escaped the farming life of his Lebanese parents by way of an engineering scholarship to Ecole Polytechnique […]