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Bytecode Alliance focuses on WebAssembly outside the browser

Mozilla and partners will collaborate on secure foundations for WebAssembly runtimes and language tooling

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GitHub unveils native iOS and Android clients

Native GitHub mobile client arrives in beta for iOS, with an Android beta to follow ‘soon’

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What is Python? Powerful, intuitive programming

Why the Python programming language shines for data science, machine learning, systems automation, web and API development, and more

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OpenJDK repo migration to GitHub gains steam

A formal OpenJDK proposal calls for migrating Java source code repositories to the popular code-hosting platform

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Pulumi infrastructure-as-code tool adds .NET language support

Pulumi allows devs and ops to provision and manage infrastructure on Kubernetes and public clouds using popular programming languages

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WinUI 3.0: The future of Windows controls

Microsoft’s new UI framework for Windows starts to come together, with an alpha release

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How to choose a database for your application

From performance to programmability, the right database makes all the difference. Here are 12 key questions to help guide your selection

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How to use the FromServices attribute in ASP.NET Core

Take advantage of the FromServices attribute in ASP.NET Core to inject dependencies directly into your action methods

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What’s new in Microsoft Visual Studio Code 1.40

Microsoft updates Visual Studio Code monthly. Keep track of the latest new features and improvements in this changelog

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This 11-course Microsoft & Oracle SQL certification prep bundle is only $39 today

The Complete Microsoft & Oracle SQL Certification Bundle features 11 courses on how to become a skilled database

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Python overtakes Java on GitHub

GitHub reports that JavaScript, Python, and Java are the most popular languages used by developers on its code-sharing site

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The real number of open source developers

Are there really more than 40 million software developers on GitHub? Not even close

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TypeScript 3.7 arrives with optional chaining

Latest TypeScript includes a highly requested ECMAScript feature for dealing with null and undefined values

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Red Hat’s Quarkus Java stack moves toward production release

Quarkus is a fast, lightweight, Kubernetes-native Java stack for building serverless and microservices applications

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Go vs. Python: How to choose

Can’t decide between Go’s speed or Python’s conveniences? Here’s how to pick the right language for your project

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C challenges Java in language popularity survey

Monthly Tiobe Index has C and longtime leader Java in a virtual tie and Swift finally cracking the top 10

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Top 5 takeaways for developers from Microsoft Ignite 2019

From Azure Arc and Visual Studio Online to WinUI 3.0 and Fluid Framework, developers got plenty of attention at Microsoft’s server show

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.NET Framework APIs that won’t be coming to .NET 5.0

A year from the shift to .NET 5.0, Microsoft has told us what the next big .NET release will leave behind

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