Slashdot Items Tagged "programming"

Date / Time Story
Thursday April 19, 2018 @04:27PM New Alexa Blueprints Let Users Make Custom Skills Without Knowing Any Code
Saturday April 14, 2018 @10:06PM Survey Finds 'Agile' Competency Is Rare In Organizations
Saturday April 14, 2018 @04:28PM Ask Slashdot: How Can I Make My Own Vaporware Real?
Saturday April 07, 2018 @04:22PM Can Ruby Survive Another 25 Years?
Friday April 06, 2018 @09:02PM Ask Slashdot: Should Coding Exams Be Given on Paper?
Friday March 30, 2018 @11:51PM Ask Slashdot: Are 'Full Stack' Developers a Thing?
Wednesday March 28, 2018 @05:10PM Apple Trains Chicago Teachers To Put Coding In More Classrooms
Friday March 23, 2018 @11:31PM Oracle Releases Java 10, Promises Much Faster Release Schedule
Thursday March 15, 2018 @07:05PM EU Wants To Require Platforms To Filter Uploaded Content (Including Code)
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @10:28AM Demand For Programmers Hits Full Boil as US Job Market Simmers
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @04:15PM Developers Love Trendy New Languages, But Earn More With Functional Programming: Stack Overflow's Annual Survey
Monday March 12, 2018 @03:29PM JavaScript Rules But Microsoft Programming Languages Are On the Rise
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @10:18PM A Short Documentary About 81-Year-Old Commodore Amiga Artist, Programmer Samia Halaby
Monday March 05, 2018 @04:02PM Ubisoft is Using AI To Catch Bugs in Games Before Devs Make Them
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @02:18PM Forget Learning To Code, Bosses Value Collaboration and Communication
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @11:45AM Code.org Celebrates 5th Anniversary, Success In Changing K-12 Education Policy
Saturday February 24, 2018 @02:20PM Dart 2: Google's Language Rebooted For Web and Mobile Developers
Saturday February 24, 2018 @12:23PM GitHub Drops Support for Weak Cryptographies, Adds Emojis for Labels
Friday February 23, 2018 @09:09PM Ask Slashdot: Software To Visualize, Manage Homeowner's Association Projects?
Friday February 23, 2018 @05:30PM The College Board Pushes To Make Computer Science a High School Graduation Requirement
Friday February 23, 2018 @10:35AM 'Nobody Cares Who Was First, and Nobody Cares Who Copied Who': Marco Arment on Defending Your App From Copies and Clones
Thursday February 22, 2018 @04:46PM Botched npm Update Crashes Linux Systems, Forces Users to Reinstall
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @06:46PM Barbie Will Be Used To Teach Kids To Code
Sunday February 18, 2018 @12:33PM Who Killed The Junior Developer?
Saturday February 17, 2018 @05:47AM Learning To Program Is Getting Harder
Wednesday February 14, 2018 @01:29PM Apple's Software 'Problem' and 'Fixing' It
Monday February 12, 2018 @07:19PM Skype Can't Fix a Nasty Security Bug Without a Massive Code Rewrite
Monday February 12, 2018 @03:59PM The Quest To Find the Longest-Serving Programmer
Friday February 09, 2018 @06:42PM Should GitHub Allow Username Reuse?
Thursday February 08, 2018 @09:38PM Researchers Create Simulation Of a Simple Worm's Neural Network
Saturday February 03, 2018 @01:34AM Rust Creator Graydon Hoare Says Current Software Development Practices Terrify Him
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @01:20PM Apple Still Aims To Allow iPad Apps To Run on Macs This Year
Friday January 26, 2018 @09:58PM Employers Want JavaScript, But Developers Want Python, Survey Finds
Thursday January 25, 2018 @09:40AM Tim Cook: Coding Languages Were 'Too Geeky' For Students Until We Invented Swift
Sunday January 21, 2018 @02:53PM Donald Knuth Turns 80, Seeks Problem-Solvers For TAOCP
Saturday January 20, 2018 @09:57PM Has the Decades-Old Floating Point Error Problem Been Solved?
Friday January 19, 2018 @10:39PM Apple Shuts Swift Mailing List, Migrates to Online Forum
Thursday January 18, 2018 @05:08PM 'Text Bomb' Is Latest Apple Bug
Monday January 15, 2018 @02:03AM Which JavaScript Framework is the Most Popular?
Friday January 12, 2018 @09:49PM Erroneous 'Spam' Flag Affected 102 npm Packages
Friday January 12, 2018 @09:17PM Stack Overflow Stats Reveal 'the Brutal Lifecycle of JavaScript Frameworks'
Wednesday January 10, 2018 @12:00PM SourceForge Debuts New UI and GitHub Sync Tool
Sunday January 07, 2018 @03:41PM C Programming Language 'Has Completed a Comeback'
Saturday January 06, 2018 @01:35AM 'The State of JavaScript Frameworks, 2017'
Friday January 05, 2018 @09:47PM Rust 1.23.0 Released, Community Urged To Blog Ideas For 2018 Roadmap
Sunday December 31, 2017 @10:42PM Which Programming Languages Are Most Prone to Bugs?
Sunday December 31, 2017 @10:00PM New Year's Resolutions For Linux Admins: Automate More, Learn New Languages
Saturday December 30, 2017 @01:46AM 2017: The Year in Programming Languages
Friday December 29, 2017 @03:57PM Trump's Website Is Coded With a Broken Server Error Message That Blames Obama
Friday December 29, 2017 @12:36PM A Glitch Stole Christmas: S.C. Lottery Says Error Caused Winning Tickets
Thursday December 28, 2017 @04:33PM Russia Lost a $45 Million Satellite Because 'They Didn't Get the Coordinates Right'
Tuesday December 26, 2017 @12:49PM What Amazon's Alexa Economy Pays the People Building Its Skills
Sunday December 24, 2017 @02:37PM How Harvard Teaches CS Students How To Code
Saturday December 23, 2017 @01:31AM Rust Blog Touts 'What We Achieved' in 2017
Saturday December 16, 2017 @12:14AM 'State of JavaScript' Survey Results: Good News for React and TypeScript
Friday December 15, 2017 @08:15PM Ask Slashdot: How Can Programmers Explain Their Work To Non-Programmers?
Friday December 15, 2017 @07:18AM Microsoft Considers Adding Python as an Official Scripting Language to Excel
Wednesday December 13, 2017 @08:06PM Avast Launches Open-Source Decompiler For Machine Code
Monday December 11, 2017 @06:49PM Microsoft Releases Free Preview of Its Quantum Development Kit
Sunday December 10, 2017 @03:11PM Did Programming Language Flaws Create Insecure Apps?
Saturday December 09, 2017 @08:40PM Secure Apps Exposed to Hacking via Flaws in Underlying Programming Languages
Saturday December 09, 2017 @01:02AM What Mistakes Can Stall An IT Career?
Sunday December 03, 2017 @04:18PM '24 Pull Requests' Suggests Contributing Code For Christmas
Saturday December 02, 2017 @07:55PM PHP Now Supports Argon2 Next-Generation Password Hashing Algorith
Sunday November 26, 2017 @11:09PM Why ESR Hates C++, Respects Java, and Thinks Go (But Not Rust) Will Replace C
Thursday November 23, 2017 @07:52PM More Than Half of GitHub Is Duplicate Code, Researchers Find
Monday November 20, 2017 @05:10PM Google Is Working On Fuchsia OS Support For Apple's Swift Programming Language
Monday November 20, 2017 @05:01PM Why Hackers Reuse Malware
Monday November 20, 2017 @01:59PM Deep Learning Is Eating Software
Friday November 10, 2017 @09:15PM ESR Sees Three Viable Alternatives To C
Friday November 10, 2017 @03:15PM Programming Language Go Turns 8
Thursday November 09, 2017 @04:49PM WikiLeaks Starts Releasing Source Code For Alleged CIA Spying Tools
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @07:25AM Google Wants Google Doodles Taught In Public School, Warns Kids They Best Behave
Friday November 03, 2017 @07:38PM Should Developers Do All Their Own QA?
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @04:09AM Perl is the Most Hated Programming Language, Developers Say
Sunday October 29, 2017 @12:41AM Why Do Web Developers Keep Making The Same Mistakes?
Wednesday October 25, 2017 @04:36PM Ask Slashdot: Where Do Old Programmers Go?
Thursday October 19, 2017 @04:40PM Profile of William H. Alsup, a Judge Who Codes and Decides Tech's Biggest Cases
Friday October 13, 2017 @11:53PM Ask Slashdot: How Can You Apply For A Job When Your Code Samples Suck?
Friday October 13, 2017 @10:07AM Does the Rise of AI Precede the End of Code?
Thursday October 12, 2017 @02:34PM Learn To Code, It's More Important Than English as a Second Language, Says Apple CEO
Friday October 06, 2017 @10:59PM New Video Peeks 'Inside the Head' of Perl Creator Larry Wall
Friday October 06, 2017 @10:02PM Java Coders Are Getting Bad Security Advice From Stack Overflow
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @07:25PM According To Star Trek: Discovery, Starfleet Still Runs Microsoft Windows
Monday October 02, 2017 @10:04AM Code is Too Hard To Think About
Friday September 29, 2017 @06:12PM Chip Reprograms Cells To Regenerate Damaged Tissue
Saturday September 23, 2017 @04:43PM Do Strongly Typed Languages Reduce Bugs?
Saturday September 23, 2017 @02:11AM 'Tetris' Recreated In Conway's 'Game of Life'
Friday September 22, 2017 @09:20PM Apple's Swift 4.0 Includes A Compatibility Mode For 'The Majority' Of Swift 3.x Code
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @04:48PM Computer Science Degrees Aren't Returning On Investment For Coders, Research Finds
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @12:44PM Stack Overflow Launches Salary Calculator For Developers
Saturday September 16, 2017 @04:30PM Python's Official Repository Included 10 'Malicious' Typo-Squatting Modules
Saturday September 09, 2017 @12:58AM Is Python Really the Fastest-Growing Programming Language?
Thursday September 07, 2017 @06:25PM Bug In Windows Kernel Could Prevent Security Software From Identifying Malware
Thursday September 07, 2017 @06:08PM Following Cheating Scandals, Harvard Dean of Undergrad Ed Visits CS50 Class and Tells Students Not To Cheat
Friday September 01, 2017 @09:27PM Solve a 'Simple' Chess Puzzle, Win $1 Million
Friday September 01, 2017 @08:59PM Why Oracle Should Cede Control of Java SE
Friday September 01, 2017 @08:20PM Do Code Bootcamps Work?
Friday September 01, 2017 @03:06PM Petition Asks the Developers of Phoenix OS to Open Source the Kernel
Wednesday August 30, 2017 @03:04PM Coders In Wealthy and Developing Countries Lean on Different Programming Languages
Tuesday August 29, 2017 @11:49AM Google Unveils ARCore, Its Answer To Apple's ARKit
Sunday August 27, 2017 @03:47PM Could AI Transform Continuous Delivery Development?
Sunday August 27, 2017 @02:39AM A New Non-Money Oriented Crowdsourcing Platform Based On Code Contributions
Saturday August 26, 2017 @05:57PM Employers Want More Open Source Workers, Says Linux Foundation Study
Friday August 25, 2017 @05:53PM JavaScript Is Eating The World
Friday August 25, 2017 @02:47PM Software Is Eating the Auto Industry
Friday August 25, 2017 @10:44AM As Coding Boot Camps Close, the Field Faces a Reality Check
Thursday August 24, 2017 @02:11PM Node.js Forked Again Over Complaints of Unresponsive Leadership
Tuesday August 22, 2017 @05:08PM Iowa Computer Programmer Gets 25 Years For Lottery Scam
Sunday August 20, 2017 @07:48PM Ask Slashdot: How Can You Teach Programming To Schoolchildren?
Sunday August 20, 2017 @02:22PM Red Hat Gives Ceylon To The Eclipse Foundation
Thursday August 17, 2017 @01:48PM In Defense of the Popular Framework Electron
Monday August 14, 2017 @02:53PM Google Hires Former Star Apple Engineer Chris Lattner For Its AI Team
Sunday August 13, 2017 @04:33PM New 'Asciidots' Programming Language Uses Ascii Art (And Python)
Friday August 11, 2017 @07:18PM Canonical Needs Your Help Transitioning Ubuntu Linux From Unity To GNOME
Friday August 11, 2017 @05:49PM Deserialization Issues Also Affect .NET, Not Just Java
Monday August 07, 2017 @04:35PM First Evidence That Social Bots Play a Major Role In Spreading Fake News
Friday August 04, 2017 @10:05PM GNOME's Text Editor gedit 'No Longer Maintained', Needs New Developers
Sunday July 30, 2017 @06:34PM HackerRank Tries To Calculate Which US States Have The Best Developers
Sunday July 30, 2017 @05:23PM It Will Take Fedora More Releases To Switch Off Python 2
Saturday July 29, 2017 @12:06AM How Rust Can Replace C In Python Libraries
Sunday July 23, 2017 @09:18PM How a VC-Funded Company Is Undermining the Open-Source Community
Saturday July 22, 2017 @08:54PM College Students Are Flocking To Computer Science Majors
Saturday July 22, 2017 @06:50PM IEEE Spectrum Declares Python The #1 Programming Language
Friday July 21, 2017 @10:59PM Drupal Developers Still Rebelling Against Drupal Leadership
Friday July 21, 2017 @08:08PM Facebook Petitioned To Change License For ReactJS
Thursday July 20, 2017 @05:33PM Coding School 'The Iron Yard' Announces Closure of All 15 Campuses
Monday July 17, 2017 @05:26PM Ask Slashdot: What Are Some Developer Secrets That Could Sink Your Business?
Sunday July 16, 2017 @01:15PM TechCrunch Urges Developers: Replace C Code With Rust
Saturday July 15, 2017 @01:56AM Apple's Pitch To Indian Developers: Think Local, Stay Up To Date, and Aim For Design Awards
Saturday July 15, 2017 @01:26AM Open Source Contributions More Important Than Tabs Vs Spaces For Salary
Wednesday July 12, 2017 @04:35PM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Read Code?
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @05:57PM We Need To Reboot the Culture of View Source
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @09:33AM Amazon's Alexa Passes 15,000 skills, Up From 10,000 in February
Sunday July 02, 2017 @06:21PM New Research Explodes Myths About Ada Lovelace
Saturday July 01, 2017 @02:40PM Is Ruby's Decline In Popularity Permanent?
Saturday July 01, 2017 @10:34AM GitHub Urges Companies To Participate In 'Open Source Fridays'
Friday June 30, 2017 @07:45AM Raspberry Pi Wins UK's Top Engineering Award
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @07:53PM How Silicon Valley Pushed Coding Into American Classrooms
Sunday June 25, 2017 @06:29PM Why So Many Top Hackers Come From Russia
Friday June 23, 2017 @11:19PM Should Your Company Switch To Microservices?
Friday June 23, 2017 @05:26PM 32TB of Windows 10 Internal Builds, Core Source Code Leak Online
Monday June 19, 2017 @01:20PM Intel Quietly Discontinues Galileo, Joule, and Edison Development Boards
Sunday June 18, 2017 @03:06PM Community Ports 'Visual Studio Code' To Chromebooks, Raspberry Pi
Saturday June 17, 2017 @11:15AM Announcing 'build', Auto-Configuration In 1000 Lines Of Makefile
Saturday June 17, 2017 @12:58AM What Happens When Software Companies Are Liable For Security Vulnerabilities?
Friday June 16, 2017 @12:49PM The Size of iPhone's Top Apps Has Increased by 1,000% in Four Years
Thursday June 15, 2017 @10:31AM Developers Who Use Spaces Make More Money Than Those Who Use Tabs
Sunday June 11, 2017 @09:36PM Ask Slashdot: Will Python Become The Dominant Programming Language?
Sunday June 11, 2017 @12:25PM Ask Slashdot: How Can Programmers Move Into AI Jobs?
Sunday June 11, 2017 @01:34AM Does Silicon Valley Need More Labor Unions?
Saturday June 10, 2017 @12:50AM Developer Accidentally Deletes Production Database On Their First Day On The Job
Friday June 09, 2017 @03:54PM Ask Slashdot: What Types of Jobs Are Opening Up In the New Field of AI?
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @01:02PM Apple's 'Planet of the Apps' Reality Show Is 'Bland, Tepid, Barely Competent Knock-off of 'Shark Tank'
Sunday June 04, 2017 @07:07PM Ask Slashdot: How Does Your Team Track And Manage Bugs In Your Software?
Sunday June 04, 2017 @04:23PM Jean Sammet, Co-Designer of COBOL, Dies at 89
Friday June 02, 2017 @09:13PM Ask Slashdot: Is There a Way To Write Working Code By Drawing Flow Charts?
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @11:51AM As Computer Coding Classes Swell, So Does Cheating
Sunday May 28, 2017 @12:49PM Are There More Developers Than We Think?
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @05:36PM Windows Switch To Git Almost Complete: 8,500 Commits and 1,760 Builds Each Day
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @03:10PM Apple Wants To Turn Community College Students Into App Developers
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @06:28PM When AI Botches Your Medical Diagnosis, Who's To Blame?
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @01:45PM 'Coding Is Not Fun, It's Technically and Ethically Complex'
Monday May 22, 2017 @06:03PM Java Creator James Gosling Joins Amazon Web Services
Saturday May 20, 2017 @01:20AM The Working Dead: Which IT Jobs Are Bound For Extinction?
Thursday May 18, 2017 @11:27AM App Maker's Code Stolen in Malware Attack
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @04:39PM Android Now Supports the Kotlin Programming Language
Sunday May 14, 2017 @02:17AM Developer Creates An Experimental Perl 5 To Java Compiler
Friday May 12, 2017 @10:38AM Microsoft Is Surprisingly Comfortable With Its New Place In a Mobile, Apple, and Android World
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @04:19PM Only 36 Percent of Indian Engineers Can Write Compilable Code, Says Study
Monday May 08, 2017 @03:36PM Ask Slashdot: What Should Be the Attributes of an Ideal Programming Language If Computers Were Infinitely Fast?
Saturday May 06, 2017 @08:45PM Should The Government Pay For Veterans To Attend Code Schools?
Friday May 05, 2017 @01:34PM How Scratch Is Feeding Hacker Values into Young Minds
Thursday May 04, 2017 @10:58AM NASA Runs Competition To Help Make Old Fortran Code Faster
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @04:41PM Facebook Rejects Female Engineers' Code More Often Than Male Counterparts, Analysis Finds
Monday May 01, 2017 @10:06AM Power of Modern Programming Languages is That They Are Expressive, Readable, Concise, Precise, and Executable
Sunday April 30, 2017 @03:15PM Developer Hacks Together Object-Oriented HTML
Thursday April 27, 2017 @04:38PM Should Banks Let Ancient Programming Language COBOL Die?
Thursday April 27, 2017 @12:53PM Early Nintendo Programmer Worked Without a Keyboard
Sunday April 23, 2017 @09:49PM Ask Slashdot: Do You Like Functional Programming?
Sunday April 23, 2017 @01:01AM Slashdot Asks: What Was Your First Programming Language?
Saturday April 22, 2017 @11:39PM Flawed Online Tutorials Led To Vulnerabilities In Software
Saturday April 22, 2017 @12:51AM Stack Overflow Reveals Which Programming Languages Are Most Used At Night
Monday April 17, 2017 @01:02PM Intel Discontinues the Intel Developer Forum; IDF17 Cancelled
Sunday April 16, 2017 @09:37PM Ask Slashdot: How Would You Stop The Deployment Of Unapproved Code Changes?
Saturday April 15, 2017 @11:15PM Researchers Determine What Makes Software Developers Unhappy
Saturday April 15, 2017 @12:03AM 'Pragmatic Programmer' Author Andy Hunt Loves Arduino, Hates JavaScript
Thursday April 13, 2017 @09:42PM Drupal Developers Threaten To Quit Drupal Unless Larry Garfield Is Reinstated
Thursday April 13, 2017 @06:04PM AI Programs Exhibit Racial and Gender Biases, Research Reveals
Thursday April 13, 2017 @04:32PM More Americans Now Work Full-Time From Home Than Walk and Bike To Office Jobs
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @11:14AM For Programmers, the Ultimate Office Perk is Avoiding the Office Entirely
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @04:27PM Canada Hid the Konami Code In Its Commemorative $10 Bill Launch
Monday April 10, 2017 @10:41AM Major Banks and Parts of Federal Gov't Still Rely On COBOL, Now Scrambling To Find IT 'Cowboys' To Keep Things Afloat
Saturday April 08, 2017 @11:57PM Eric S. Raymond Unveils New List Of 'Hacker Archetypes'
Saturday April 08, 2017 @12:30AM Ask Slashdot: Should I Move From Java To Scala?
Friday April 07, 2017 @10:20PM Should The FBI Have Arrested 'The Hacker Who Hacked No One'?
Thursday April 06, 2017 @04:06PM Uber Said To Use 'Sophisticated' Software To Defraud Drivers, Passengers
Thursday April 06, 2017 @11:45AM Twitter To Developers: Please Love Us Again
Monday April 03, 2017 @12:16AM Salary-Comparing Survey Identifies Top-Paid Developers, Discovers North America Pays Better
Sunday April 02, 2017 @11:37PM Tor Browser Will Feature More Rust Code