Programming languages: Julia touts its speed edge over Python and R

A recent update to Julia has improved multi-threading to offer more speed enhancements, and that’s what Julia developers argue is giving it a sizable edge over Python and statistical programming language R at the task of parsing CSV files for data analysis. 

Microsoft: VS Code update gets new features with programming language TypeScript 4.0

Another highlighted feature is new filtering support for the Debug Console to improve the visibility of output and conceal irrelevant logging output. Users can also filter out patterns, for example, ones starting with an exclamation mark, or filter entries only to include certain text like ‘http’. 

C++ is now the fastest-growing programming language, report says

The index ratings are based on the number of skilled engineers world-wide, courses and third party vendors. The programme’s hits on search engines such as Google, Bing, Yahoo!, Wikipedia, Amazon, YouTube and Baidu are used to calculate the ratings.

Programming languages: C++ jumps in popularity as Java falls away

Developer Software developers: How plans to automate coding could mean big changes ahead Developer jobs: Demand for programming language Python falls amid pandemic Visual Studio 2019: Now IntelliSense linter for C++ programming language cleans up code Apple Silicon promises more powerful Macs, but developers face growing pains (ZDNet YouTube) The Best Web Hosting Providers (CNET) […]

Developers: Programming language C++ is about to get this huge update

Modules, which was led by Google’s Richard Smith, stands in for header files and helps isolate the effects of macros while supporting larger builds. As Sutter noted recently, C++20 marks the “first time in about 35 years that C++ has added a new feature where users can define a named encapsulation boundary.”

Major focus is on disruptive technologies in skill development programs: APSSDC CEO Arja Srikanth

By Srinivas G. RoopiGovernment agencies, nowadays, are equally advanced as private players when it comes to adopting technology. Andhra Pradesh, which is known for its tech-driven governance for decades now, is creating a tech-enabled workforce on a massive scale. Through Andhra Pradesh State Skill Development Corporation (APSSDC) hundreds of thousands of youths are being imparted […]

Microsoft’s TypeScript language: Startup reveals long journey to JavaScript spin-off

Developer Software developers: How plans to automate coding could mean big changes ahead Developer jobs: Demand for programming language Python falls amid pandemic Visual Studio 2019: Now IntelliSense linter for C++ programming language cleans up code Apple Silicon promises more powerful Macs, but developers face growing pains (ZDNet YouTube) The Best Web Hosting Providers (CNET) […]

Opinionated and open machine learning: The nuances of using Facebook’s PyTorch

“Google’s TensorFlow was released in 2015. We tried using it, but were not super happy with it. Before this, we tried Caffe1, Theano, and Torch. At the time, we were using Torch and Caffe1 for research and production. The field has changed a lot, and we felt a new tool was needed. Looked like nobody […]

New Raspberry Pi OS update: First 8GB Pi 4, now you get these latest features

More on Raspberry Pi and single-board computersNew Raspberry Pi 4: 8GB RAM model out now for $75 – plus you get a new 64-bit OS  New Raspberry Pi 4 update beta lets you boot from a USB mass storage device  Raspberry Pi reveals this new $50 high-quality Pi camera with interchangeable lenses  Raspberry Pi alternative: New Odroid-C4 undercuts […]

Billy Napier is the next hot name on the coaching market

He may have the old school Saban accountability but there’s some new-school Swinney likeability mixed in as well. While Saban can grind assistant coaches up, Napier staffers rave about the environment. There has been NFL production to point to. Three players were drafted in 2020: offensive linemen Robert Hunt and Kevin Dotson and running back […]