Interview: Developers spend too much time "not coding" says Harness CEO

Harness CEO and co-founder Jyoti Bansal told DevClass that "developers spend 60 to 70 percent of their time not coding" because…

At Google I/O, Flutter and Dart updates overshadowed by official support for Kotlin Multiplatform

Among Google’s news at its I/O 2024 event this week was the release of Flutter 3.22 and Dart 3.4, both…

Oracle preparing Code Assist: AI coding "fine-tuned" for Java, SQL and its own cloud

Oracle is planning to release its own AI coding assistant, Code Assist, with the claim that it is fine-tuned and…

Spotify previews Portal for Backstage as developer portal with easy setup, plus premium plugins for all users

Spotify has introduced Portal for Backstage as a limited beta, this being an easy setup version of its open source…

Amazon CodeWhisperer hushed by Q Developer, now generally available, while Q Apps enter preview

Amazon Web Services is moving forward with its AI-powered Q services for developers, with the general availability of Q Developer,…

GitHub opens technical preview for Copilot Workspace, its next phase in AI-powered development

Developers can now apply to join the technical preview of Copilot Workspace

React 19 beta is out, promising stable server components and a host of other developments

Meta’s React team has released React 19 beta with fresh features including a "use" API, Actions with new hooks, stable…

New C# 12 feature proves controversial: Primary constructors 'worst feature I've ever seen implemented'

An official blog post describing primary constructors, a new feature in C# 12, has provoked developers to complain, with comments…

Node 22 released with experimental support for require targeting ECMAScript modules and more

Node 22 - which will eventually be a LTS (Long-term support) version - is out with new features that include…