Web Development - Infoworld http://www.infoworld.com/t/21593 en Congrats on the new job! Please disregard all the red flags http://www.infoworld.com/t/it-jobs/congrats-the-new-job-please-disregard-all-the-red-flags-240567?source=rss_web_development <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 175px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/fingers_pointed.jpg" alt="Congrats on the new job! Please disregard all the red flags" width="243" height="165" align="right" /> <br /><em><p align="right">Credit: Jutta Kuss</p></em></div> Application Development your IT tales IT Jobs IT Management IT Training Web Development Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Anonymous 240567 at http://www.infoworld.com 10 things we hate about JavaScript http://www.infoworld.com/slideshow/146732/10-things-we-hate-about-javascript-239535?source=rss_web_development <!--paging_filter-->Endless library reloading, cool tools that piggyback on JavaScript success, spaghetti code -- alert('Over it!')<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"> Endless library reloading, cool tools that piggyback on JavaScript success, spaghetti code -- alert(&#039;Over it!&#039;) </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Redirect Unpublished Slideshow to:&nbsp;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/146732 </div> </div> </div> JavaScript Web Development Thu, 03 Apr 2014 10:00:00 +0000 admin 239535 at http://www.infoworld.com Facebook's Hack language builds on PHP http://www.infoworld.com/t/php-web/facebooks-hack-language-builds-php-238870?source=rss_web_development <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/facebook_APP_DEV_hp.jpg" alt="Facebook's Hack language builds on PHP" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>It seems Facebook wasn't satisfied with merely building a <a href="http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/facebook-invents-php-virtual-machine-223555">virtual machine for PHP</a>, HHVM, which compiles that language to C++ for faster execu Application Development Facebook PHP Web Web Development Open Source Software Fri, 21 Mar 2014 14:32:55 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 238870 at http://www.infoworld.com Brendan Eich: Web development is tough, developers are tougher http://www.infoworld.com/t/javascript/brendan-eich-web-development-tough-developers-are-tougher-238284?source=rss_web_development <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="Brendan Eich: Web development is tough, developers are tougher" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p>After likening Web developers to a movie character who used a chainsaw as a hand, JavaScript founder Brendan Eich laid out ongoing plans for improving the language.</p> Application Development JavaScript Web Development Thu, 13 Mar 2014 10:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 238284 at http://www.infoworld.com GSS fixes the fundamental flaws of CSS http://www.infoworld.com/t/web-development/gss-fixes-the-fundamental-flaws-of-css-237359?source=rss_web_development <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/app_dev_general_hp.jpg" alt="GSS fixes the fundamental flaws of CSS" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p>Looking to improve Web UI development, a company called The Grid is launching GSS (Grid Style Sheets) this week with the goal of overcoming issues with CSS (Cascading Style Sheets).</p> Application Development JavaScript Web Development Fri, 28 Feb 2014 11:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 237359 at http://www.infoworld.com Adobe Flash: Insecure, outdated, and here to stay http://www.infoworld.com/t/adobe-flash/adobe-flash-insecure-outdated-and-here-stay-235898?source=rss_web_development <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/html5_vs_flash_hp.jpg" alt="Adobe Flash: Insecure, outdated, and here to stay" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>With all the head-shaking over Windows XP, aka The OS That Refused to Die, let's also spare a thought for The Plug-in That Refuses to Die: Adobe Flash.</p> Applications Application Development HTML5 Adobe Flash HTML5 Web Development Fri, 07 Feb 2014 11:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 235898 at http://www.infoworld.com Malware hides behind JavaScript, PNGs to bypass browser security http://www.infoworld.com/t/malware/malware-hides-behind-javascript-pngs-bypass-browser-security-235594?source=rss_web_development <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/Security_web_1_hp.jpg" alt="Malware hides behind JavaScript, PNGs to bypass browser security" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p>A newly discovered cross-site scripting attack uses a sly variant on an existing hack to deliver malware in a way that's so heavily obfuscated, even experts didn't notice it at first.</p> Web Development Malware Tue, 04 Feb 2014 11:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 235594 at http://www.infoworld.com Web technologies that deserve to die http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/web-technologies-deserve-die-235264?source=rss_web_development <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/dinosaur.jpg" alt="Web technologies that deserve to die" width="243" height="182" align="right" /><br /><em><p align="right">Credit: Flickr/Mike Shaver</p> Application Development Application Development JavaScript Web Development Fri, 31 Jan 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Andrew Oliver 235264 at http://www.infoworld.com Cloud services for mobile developers: Google vs. Amazon vs. Azure vs. Parse http://www.infoworld.com/d/cloud-computing/cloud-services-mobile-developers-google-vs-amazon-vs-azure-vs-parse-234705?source=rss_web_development <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/Cloud_Performance_hp.jpg" alt="Cloud services for mobile developers: Google vs. Amazon vs. Azure vs. Parse" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>The victory of the mobile platform has wrought many changes in the enterprise world. Emails are now more succinct because no one can type at length with the tiny keyboards.</p> Application Development Cloud Computing Mobile Technology Application Development PaaS Mobile Development Web Development Cloud Computing Wed, 22 Jan 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Doug Dineley 234705 at http://www.infoworld.com Hot IT job skills in 2014: Mobile, Web development, and big data http://www.infoworld.com/t/it-jobs/hot-it-job-skills-in-2014-mobile-web-development-and-big-data-233974?source=rss_web_development <p>Expertise in Web development, mobile development, and large-scale data analysis will be much sought-after by IT hiring managers this year.</p> <p>The clients of Doug Schade, principal consultant in the software technology search division at hiring firm <a href="http://www.winterwyman.com/" target="_blank">WinterWyman</a>, are especially interested in Web developers who know open source languages. In addition to Java skills, Ruby and Python development backgrounds are desirable, reflecting a development trend that de-emphasizes Microsoft languages, he said.</p> Big Data IT Jobs Mobile Development Web Development Fri, 10 Jan 2014 17:54:25 +0000 admin 233974 at http://www.infoworld.com 15 hot programming trends -- and 15 going cold http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/15-hot-programming-trends-and-15-going-cold-233343?source=rss_web_development <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/fire_and_ice.jpg" alt="15 hot programming trends -- and 15 going cold" width="243" height="182" align="right" /><br /><em><p align="right">Credit: iStockphoto</p></em></div> Application Development Application Development Mobile Development Web Development Mon, 06 Jan 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Jason Snyder 233343 at http://www.infoworld.com Asm.js JavaScript subset picks up the pace against C/C++ http://www.infoworld.com/t/javascript/asmjs-javascript-subset-picks-the-pace-against-cc-233076?source=rss_web_development <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="Asm.js JavaScript subset picks up the pace against C/C++" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p><a href="http://www.infoworld.com/t/javascript/mozillas-asmjs-uses-javascript-improve-web-performance-219755">Asm.js, a Mozilla-driven subset of JavaScript</a> geared toward improving Web application performance and extendi</p> Application Development JavaScript Web Development Mon, 23 Dec 2013 11:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 233076 at http://www.infoworld.com 8 SVG tools for jazzing up the Web http://www.infoworld.com/slideshow/131924/8-svg-tools-jazzing-the-web-232506?source=rss_web_development <!--paging_filter-->Developers have a host of powerful options for getting the most out of the popular Scalable Vector Graphics spec<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"> Developers have a host of powerful options for getting the most out of the popular Scalable Vector Graphics spec </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/131924 </div> </div> </div> Web Development Thu, 12 Dec 2013 11:00:00 +0000 admin 232506 at http://www.infoworld.com Looking for bugs in all the wrong places http://www.infoworld.com/t/it-jobs/looking-bugs-in-all-the-wrong-places-232429?source=rss_web_development <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/security_bug_hp.jpg" alt="Looking for bugs in all the wrong places" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>Where there's smoke, there's fire, and where there's software, there must be bugs.</p> your IT tales IT Jobs IT Management IT Training Web Development Wed, 11 Dec 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Anonymous 232429 at http://www.infoworld.com HealthCare.gov: The (infrastructure) fix is in http://www.infoworld.com/d/data-center/healthcaregov-the-infrastructure-fix-in-232295?source=rss_web_development <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/49OPreality_hp.jpg" alt="HealthCare.gov: The (infrastructure) fix is in&lt;" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>Two months ago, on Oct. 1, the U.S. government rolled out HealthCare.gov, where citizens could explore new health care options and apply for new health care insurance.</p> Data Center Application Architecture E-government Web Development Data Center Mon, 09 Dec 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Paul Venezia 232295 at http://www.infoworld.com Node.js boosts load balancing, adds to API ahead of 1.0 release http://www.infoworld.com/t/javascript/nodejs-boosts-load-balancing-adds-api-ahead-of-10-release-232105?source=rss_web_development <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 boosts load balancing, adds to API ahead of 1.0 release" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p><a href="http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/nodejs-inventor-extends-javascript-programming-beyond-browsers-184963">Node.js, the popular implementation of JavaScript</a> that takes it outside of a browser and into JavaScript Web Development Wed, 04 Dec 2013 20:49:05 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 232105 at http://www.infoworld.com Ruby on Rails security updates patch XSS, DoS vulnerabilities http://www.infoworld.com/d/security/ruby-rails-security-updates-patch-xss-dos-vulnerabilities-232092?source=rss_web_development <p>Ruby on Rails users are advised to upgrade to newly released versions of the Web development framework that contain important security fixes, according to the Rails development team.</p> <p>The 3.2.16 Rails version <a href="http://weblog.rubyonrails.org/2013/12/3/Rails_3_2_16_and_4_0_2_have_been_released/" target="_blank">released Tuesday</a> addresses two cross-site scripting vulnerabilities and a denial-of-service issue and strengthens a previous patch for an unsafe query generation flaw.</p> Application Development Security Ruby on Rails Web Development Patch Management Vulnerability Assessment Wed, 04 Dec 2013 17:26:27 +0000 admin 232092 at http://www.infoworld.com Fast and flashy: Famo.us JavaScript framework revealed http://www.infoworld.com/t/web-applications/fast-and-flashy-famous-javascript-framework-revealed-232046?source=rss_web_development <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="Fast and flashy: Famo.us JavaScript framework revealed" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>The biggest problem with most HTML5 apps is that they're slow.</p> Applications Application Development HTML5 HTML5 JavaScript Web Development Web Applications Wed, 04 Dec 2013 11:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 232046 at http://www.infoworld.com Get ready for the 'Internet of customers,' Salesforce.com CEO Benioff says http://www.infoworld.com/d/cloud-computing/get-ready-the-internet-of-customers-salesforcecom-ceo-benioff-says-231266?source=rss_web_development <p>Much has been made about the "Internet of things," but behind every device is a customer, and companies that fail to recognize this do so at their own peril, according to Salesforce.com CEO Marc Benioff.</p><p>The concept of B-to-C, or business-to-consumer, is old hat, Benioff said during a keynote Tuesday at the Dreamforce conference in San Francisco. "In the world of the Internet of customers, consumers get transformed into customers."</p> Cloud Computing Salesforce.com CRM PaaS Web Development Wed, 20 Nov 2013 11:49:37 +0000 ccraig 231266 at http://www.infoworld.com Believe the hype: PHP founder backs Facebook's HipHop technology http://www.infoworld.com/t/php-web/believe-the-hype-php-founder-backs-facebooks-hiphop-technology-231012?source=rss_web_development <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/php_scripting_pod.jpg" alt="Believe the hype: PHP founder backs Facebook's HipHop technology" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p>PHP (Hypertext Preprocessor) is dominant in the realm of server-side Web application development: It's used on <a href="http://w3techs.com/technologies/overview/programming_language/all" target="_blank">more than 81 percent o Application Development PHP Web Web Development Mon, 18 Nov 2013 19:25:14 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 231012 at http://www.infoworld.com