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. 

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) […]

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.

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

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

Thanks to TypeScript 4.0, VS Code provides IntelliSense code completion and other language features while a large project is still loading. The TypeScript team targeted a process called ‘project loading’ to improve startup times when bigger projects load in VS Code and other editors. The end result is the availability of partial IntelliSense during project […]

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

More on Microsoft’s TypeScript and programming languagesMicrosoft TypeScript 3.7: Programming language beta lands with all these featuresProgramming languages: Why JavaScript developers are choosing TypeScriptMicrosoft’s TypeScript makes programming languages top 10 but Java, JavaScript and Python still ruleMicrosoft: We want you to learn Python programming language for freeCould TypeScript replace JavaScript? Use of programming language spin-off […]

HT Codeathon: Educators, students give thumbs up to coding drive

The ongoing pandemic situation is not seen as a deterrent by the educators or the pupils today. It is rather seen as an opportunity for exploring different avenues of learning. HT Codeathon is about nurturing the three C’s : creativity, cognitive skills and constructive learning. The meticulously designed learning videos allow students to learn at […]

21 NYC schools need ventilation repairs, delaying staff return

Until schools reopen for in-person instruction on Sept. 21, the city says it will prioritize the 10 buildings for ”ventilation system and airflow repairs” and expects that “a number of these repairs to be completed within the next couple of days,” the mayor’s office said.

Happiest Minds: An IPO that flew under the radar in startup land

“This is my fourth innings, and it should be the final legacy I hope to create,” he told me one day about in 2011. Clearly, with the public listing of Happiest Minds, he has cemented his legacy as one of the finest founders India has ever had; defied the ageist notion that entrepreneurship is a […]

Column: Remote work is here to stay. Here’s how to make it work

All told, we’re likely to see a few people returning to the office sometime by the end of this year or early next year. And that’s hoping that science has a fitting reply for the scourge unleashed by the Coronavirus — a vaccine if we’re being optimistic or at least some form of herd immunity. […]