Google equips Go with an experimental cross-platform UI

Google equips Go with an experimental cross-platform UI

Bare-bones GXUI cross-platform UI library is garnering interest on GitHub, given Go's lack of native GUI support

03/30/15

Microsoft releases mystery Windows patch KB 3035583

Microsoft releases mystery Windows patch KB 3035583

Out-of-band optional patch to Windows Update notifications gives no clue what new 'additional capabilities' are available

03/30/15

Could Docker replace package management?

Could Docker replace package management?

Linux's package management headaches could be solved by way of containers, but experts warn it's only half a solution

03/30/15

Facebook: We don't hate the Web

Facebook: We don't hate the Web

But for the time being Facebook is sticking to native development for mobile apps and open-sourcing its React Native technology

03/27/15

Washington is coming for your personal data

Washington is coming for your personal data

Little-noticed change to judicial rules gives the FBI greater powers to conduct remote searches, and the 'zombie bill' CISA is on the fast track to a Senate vote

03/27/15

CISA will mean more surveillance, not fewer cyber attacks

CISA will mean more surveillance, not fewer cyber attacks

The proposed Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act would make us less secure

03/27/15

Salesforce venture plants new stake in the cloud via SaaS ERP

Salesforce venture plants new stake in the cloud via SaaS ERP

FinancialForce's next big move may be to find a way to offer SaaS ERP services to the high-end customers that have historically been hard sells

03/26/15

Google: Dart will not replace in-browser JavaScript

Google: Dart will not replace in-browser JavaScript

Though created as a replacement for JavaScript in the browser, Google's Dart will now be compiled rather than run in its own VM

03/26/15

Tuesday's 'optional' Windows patch KB 2876229 can hijack your browser

Tuesday's 'optional' Windows patch KB 2876229 can hijack your browser

Microsoft's patch installs Skype, which by default makes MSN your home page and Bing your search engine

03/25/15

What's behind NoSQL maker FoundationDB's disappearing act?

What's behind NoSQL maker FoundationDB's disappearing act?

NoSQL database creator ceases offering downloads and removes its GitHub repositories after reportedly being bought by Apple

03/25/15

LibreOffice's next big version is in the cloud

LibreOffice's next big version is in the cloud

A key LibreOffice developer is preparing to turn the productivity site into a competitor for Google Apps and Microsoft Office Online

03/25/15

Microsoft pushes Windows 10 build 10041 out to Slow ring

Microsoft pushes Windows 10 build 10041 out to Slow ring

Clean install ISOs are also available, but problems with the corrupted Mail/People/Calendar app persist

03/25/15

Dump JavaScript for faster Web loading? Let the debate begin

Dump JavaScript for faster Web loading? Let the debate begin

An ‘HTML6' proposal to speed Web page loads gets a skeptical reaction from an Angular.js co-author

03/25/15

Joyent's Docker host runs containers on bare metal without VMs

Joyent's Docker host runs containers on bare metal without VMs

Triton Elastic Container Infrastructure is the latest example of a third party solving Docker's problems

03/24/15

Microsoft Azure App Service woos business developers

Microsoft Azure App Service woos business developers

By merging new and existing Azure offerings, App Service creates a single space for developing business apps with multiple facets: Web, mobile, and API

03/24/15

Inside the new Windows 10 Technical Preview tools, SDK

Inside the new Windows 10 Technical Preview tools, SDK

Microsoft's massive Windows 10 developer package contains surprises for developers and users alike

03/24/15

'Becoming Steve Jobs' is not the bio Jobs wanted

'Becoming Steve Jobs' is not the bio Jobs wanted

The apologia for the Apple co-founder is heartfelt, but also a distortion of his reality

03/24/15

Beyond Hadoop: The streaming future of big data

Beyond Hadoop: The streaming future of big data

Big data technologies like Spark are all the rage, but are they the future? The answer is complicated

03/23/15

Not all machine learning is created equal

Not all machine learning is created equal

Products that claim to use 'machine learning' could be leveraging techniques and algorithms far less sophisticated than typically associated with the term

03/20/15

Upgrade now: Older OpenSSL versions vulnerable to FREAK attack

Upgrade now: Older OpenSSL versions vulnerable to FREAK attack

The OpenSSL project shared the high-severity vulnerability privately in advance as part of a post-Heartbleed strategy for security disclosures

03/19/15

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