JavaScript - Infoworld http://www.infoworld.com/t/21586 en The star of JavaOne is ... JavaScript? http://www.infoworld.com/t/javascript/the-star-of-javaone-javascript-249338?source=rss_javascript <div style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/javaone_city_hp.jpg" alt="The star of JavaOne is ... JavaScript?" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p>Java and JavaScript are two very different programming languages, albeit with similar names. Java is generally associated with enterprise application development and the Android mobile platform. JavaScript, meanwhile, is the lingua franca of Web development. Application Development Java Programming JavaScript Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 249338 at http://www.infoworld.com Famo.us talks big, but jQuery Foundation isn't worried http://www.infoworld.com/t/javascript/famous-talks-big-jquery-foundation-isnt-worried-248960?source=rss_javascript <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 192px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/famous_hp.jpg" alt="Famo.us has big plans, big words for JavaScript and the Web" width="243" height="182" align="right" /><br /><em><p align="right">Credit: Pavel Khorenyan</p></em></div> Application Development Mobile Technology Open Source Software JavaScript Mobile Development Web Development Tue, 26 Aug 2014 10:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 248960 at http://www.infoworld.com JXCore's new trick: Convert Node.js projects into self-running apps http://www.infoworld.com/t/javascript/jxcores-new-trick-convert-nodejs-projects-self-running-apps-249033?source=rss_javascript <div style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/javascript_glass.jpg" alt="JXCore's new trick: Convert Node.js projects into self-running apps" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p><a href="http://www.infoworld.com/t/javascript/jxcore-brings-multithreading-sort-of-nodejs-237562">JXCore</a>, a fork of Node.js, garnered attention for the intriguing way it boosts Node performance by adding a novel multithreading mech</p> Application Development JavaScript Mon, 25 Aug 2014 10:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 249033 at http://www.infoworld.com Big databases jump on the JSON bandwagon http://www.infoworld.com/t/data-management/big-databases-jump-the-json-bandwagon-249053?source=rss_javascript <div id="blog-edit" style="height: 192px; width: 243px; background: #ffffff no-repeat center top; position: relative; float: right; padding: 8px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/nosql_magic.jpg" alt="Big databases jump on the JSON bandwagon" width="243" height="182" align="right" /> <br /><em> <p align="right">Credit: iStockphoto</p> JavaScript NoSQL Web Development Data Management Mon, 25 Aug 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Eric Knorr 249053 at http://www.infoworld.com Walmart's investment in open source isn't cheap http://www.infoworld.com/d/open-source-software/walmarts-investment-in-open-source-isnt-cheap-248819?source=rss_javascript <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/Open-Source-Money_hp.jpg" alt="Walmart's investment in open source isn't cheap" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>In a recent blog post, a <a href="http://hueniverse.com/2014/08/15/open-source-aint-charity/" target="_blank">senior developer at Walmart Labs</a> explained that the company's embrace of open source costs big money. Application Development Open Source Software JavaScript Open Source Software Fri, 22 Aug 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Simon Phipps 248819 at http://www.infoworld.com Why developers should get excited about Java 9 http://www.infoworld.com/t/java-programming/why-developers-should-get-excited-about-java-9-248771?source=rss_javascript <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/Java_hp.jpg" alt="Why developers should get excited about Java 9" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p>With work moving forward on the next edition of standard Java, developers can start looking forward to what they will get with the planned upgrade.</p> Application Development Java Programming JavaScript Fri, 22 Aug 2014 10:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 248771 at http://www.infoworld.com 11 essential JavaScript tools for Web developers http://www.infoworld.com/slideshow/161868/11-essential-javascript-tools-web-developers-248463?source=rss_javascript <!--paging_filter-->From Web app frameworks to data visualization in real time, these tools have your next Web project covered<div class="field field-type-text field-field-slideshow-dek"> <div class="field-label">Dek:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> From Web app frameworks to data visualization in real time, these tools have your next Web project covered </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-slideshow-external-source"> <div class="field-label">External Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> infoworld.com </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-slideshow-url-redirect"> <div class="field-label">Redirect Unpublished Slideshow to:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> http://www.infoworld.com/slideshow/161868 </div> </div> </div> Application Development JavaScript Thu, 21 Aug 2014 10:00:00 +0000 admin 248463 at http://www.infoworld.com Famo.us lines up mobile-app wrapper for September release http://www.infoworld.com/t/javascript/famous-lines-mobile-app-wrapper-september-release-248568?source=rss_javascript <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 192px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/famous_hp.jpg" alt="Famo.us lines up mobile-app wrapper for September release" width="243" height="182" align="right" /><br /><em><p align="right">Credit: Pavel Khorenyan</p></em></div> Application Development JavaScript Mon, 18 Aug 2014 10:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 248568 at http://www.infoworld.com Adobe, Intel want in on Famo.us mobile app magic http://www.infoworld.com/t/mobile-development/adobe-intel-want-in-famous-mobile-app-magic-247858?source=rss_javascript <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 192px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/famous_hp.jpg" alt="Adobe, Intel want in on Famo.us mobile app magic" width="243" height="182" align="right" /><br /><em><p align="right">Credit: Pavel Khorenyan</p> Application Development HTML5 Mobile Technology JavaScript Mobile Apps Mobile Development Open Source Software Thu, 07 Aug 2014 10:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 247858 at http://www.infoworld.com New JavaScript library adds facial detection, 3D projection to Web apps http://www.infoworld.com/t/javascript/new-javascript-library-adds-facial-detection-3d-projection-web-apps-247557?source=rss_javascript <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/javascript_glass.jpg" alt="New JavaScript library adds facial detection, 3D projection to Web apps" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p>The open source Tracking.js JavaScript library is bringing computer vision and augmented reality to Web development.</p> Application Development JavaScript Open Source Software Mon, 04 Aug 2014 10:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 247557 at http://www.infoworld.com Happy 10th anniversary, Ruby on Rails -- but watch your back http://www.infoworld.com/t/ruby-rails/happy-10th-anniversary-ruby-rails-watch-your-back-247375?source=rss_javascript <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 192px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/birthday_cake.jpg" alt="Happy 10th anniversary, Ruby on Rails -- but watch your back" width="243" height="182" align="right" /><br /><em><p align="right">Credit: Berit Myrekrok</p> Application Development JavaScript Ruby on Rails Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 247375 at http://www.infoworld.com Aphid brings embeddable scripting to .Net http://www.infoworld.com/t/microsoft-net/aphid-brings-embeddable-scripting-net-246717?source=rss_javascript <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/scripting_perl_bash_objective-c_ruby_java.jpg" alt="Aphid brings embeddable scripting to .Net" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>Aphid is bringing embeddable, cross-platform scripting to the .Net world. Application Development JavaScript Microsoft .Net Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:06:21 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 246717 at http://www.infoworld.com For Node.js talent, it's a seller's market http://www.infoworld.com/t/it-jobs/nodejs-talent-its-sellers-market-245505?source=rss_javascript <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/ITJobs440x330.jpg" alt="For Node.js talent, it's a seller's market" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p>A sure sign a new software technology has arrived is when it shows up in job listings as a required skill. Application Development The Industry Standard IT Jobs JavaScript Thu, 03 Jul 2014 10:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 245505 at http://www.infoworld.com Google Dart upgrade zooms in on mobile app dev http://www.infoworld.com/t/javascript/google-dart-upgrade-zooms-in-mobile-app-dev-245235?source=rss_javascript <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/Google_Mobile_hp.jpg" alt="Google Dart upgrade zooms in on mobile app dev" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>Although struggling against JavaScript, Google continues to plow forward with Dart, sprucing up the language with mobile development capabilities.</p> Application Development Mobile Technology Google Android Application Development JavaScript Mobile Development Mon, 30 Jun 2014 10:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 245235 at http://www.infoworld.com Bootstrap 3.2 highlights mobile features, adds browser bug tracking http://www.infoworld.com/t/web-development/bootstrap-32-highlights-mobile-features-adds-browser-bug-tracking-245162?source=rss_javascript <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 192px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/app_screen.jpg" alt="Bootstrap 3.2 highlights mobile features, adds browser bug tracking" width="243" height="182" align="right" /><br /><em><p align="right">Credit: venimo</p></em></div> Application Development HTML5 HTML5 JavaScript Web Development Thu, 26 Jun 2014 19:53:34 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 245162 at http://www.infoworld.com 9 programming languages that make coding JavaScript a joy http://www.infoworld.com/slideshow/156855/9-programming-languages-make-coding-javascript-joy-245007?source=rss_javascript <!--paging_filter-->Need to program in JavaScript, but hung up on its limitations? Try a language that compiles to JavaScript instead<div class="field field-type-text field-field-slideshow-dek"> <div class="field-label">Dek:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Need to program in JavaScript, but hung up on its limitations? Try a language that compiles to JavaScript instead </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-slideshow-external-source"> <div class="field-label">External Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> infoworld.com </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-slideshow-url-redirect"> <div class="field-label">Redirect Unpublished Slideshow to:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> http://www.infoworld.com/slideshow/156855 </div> </div> </div> JavaScript Thu, 26 Jun 2014 10:00:00 +0000 admin 245007 at http://www.infoworld.com Node.js is the latest security risk for developers http://www.infoworld.com/t/javascript/nodejs-the-latest-security-risk-developers-244713?source=rss_javascript <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/javascript_pod.jpg" alt="Node.js is the latest security risk for developers" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p>With Node.js having become a critical cog at places <a href="http://www.infoworld.com/t/javascript/paypal-and-netflix-cozy-nodejs-237593">such as PayPal</a> and Wal-Mart, developers need to be mindful of securing their Node.js applications, t</p> Application Development Security Application Security JavaScript Fri, 20 Jun 2014 11:23:03 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 244713 at http://www.infoworld.com Google's Go language on the rise, but Dart is stalling http://www.infoworld.com/t/javascript/googles-go-language-the-rise-dart-stalling-244693?source=rss_javascript <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/ProgrammingLanguages440x330.jpg" alt="Google's Go language on the rise, but Dart is stalling" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p>While Java and JavaScript co-lead in this month's RedMonk Programming Language Rankings, Apple's Swift and Google's Go are making headway with developers. But Dart, Google's heralded JavaScript rival, has stalled.</p> Application Development Java Programming JavaScript Thu, 19 Jun 2014 19:48:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 244693 at http://www.infoworld.com Ki injects Lisp into JavaScript http://www.infoworld.com/t/javascript/ki-injects-lisp-javascript-244518?source=rss_javascript <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/javascript_glass.jpg" alt="Ki injects Lisp into JavaScript" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p>JavaScript is getting another option for functional programming, called Ki.</p> Application Development JavaScript Wed, 18 Jun 2014 10:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 244518 at http://www.infoworld.com Intel pushes JavaScript changes to support parallel processing http://www.infoworld.com/t/javascript/intel-pushes-javascript-changes-support-parallel-processing-244323?source=rss_javascript <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/javascript_glass.jpg" alt="Intel pushes JavaScript changes to support parallel processing" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p>Looking to speed up JavaScript applications, Intel is leading efforts to enable SIMD (Single Instruction Multiple Data) capabilities in the official specification underlying JavaScript, although it could be a while before their </p> Application Development Intel JavaScript Mon, 16 Jun 2014 10:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 244323 at http://www.infoworld.com