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

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

Julia is not among the top 10 programming languages that developers use but it is in the top 10 most-loved programming languages in this year’s survey from Stack Overflow, putting it up there with Rust, TypeScript, Python, Kotlin, Go, Dart, C#, Swift, JavaScript and SQL. 

Watching for Arm-based Macs at WWDC 2020: Will Apple re-engine or re-imagine?

The Apple of 2020 will not want the Arm-based Mac to continue the tradition of developer sideloaded apps when the company is now used to getting its way on iOS and iPadOS, which are wholly locked down appliance computers. Apple also has already made strong indications that it wants a fresh start. As mentioned earlier, […]

Boy’s shooting raises questions about police crisis training

FILE – In this Wednesday, April 8, 2020, file photo, Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall wears a face mask as she attends the daily COVID-19 media briefing at the Capitol in Salt Lake City. A police department vowed Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2020, to cooperate with multiple investigations of the shooting of a 13-year-old autistic […]

NYC Councilman Asked to Resign for Saying the ‘Homosexual Community’ Controls New York City Council

“NYC is a place where we celebrate our diversity and inclusivity. The LGBTQ community is unequivocally an essential voice in our City. @revrubendiaz’s sentiments are antagonistic, quarrelsome and wholly unnecessary. He should apologize,” Diaz Jr. tweeted on Saturday.

Inside Andrew Gillum’s Big, Black, Progressive Campaign For Governor Of Florida

At the event itself, the candidates got up one by one. Some of King’s presentation recalled Joel Osteen. “I’m Chris King and I’m the warm-up act for Al Sharpton,” he quipped, then actually started to preach. “We serve an almighty God,” he started, “and what I’ve said is my belief, my firm belief, that if […]

Turkey closes 20 TV and radio stations in post-coup clampdown

The president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, has said he wants to extend a three-month state of emergency imposed after a failed coup attempt in July, so that authorities can eradicate the threat he says is posed by a religious movement blamed for the plot, and by Kurdish militants who have waged a 32-year insurgency.