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Deno denial of service attack resolved, with promise to address dependency impact

Deno suffered a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack earlier this week, impacting its module registry as well […]

Stack Overflow: how much is traffic dropping, and how the moderator “strike” was resolved

Stack Overflow, the web site to which developers frequently turn for guidance on coding issues, said that its […]

Git 2.42 released, SHA-256 repositories no longer an ‘experimental curiosity’

The Git team has released version 2.42, with a notable change being that the warning about creating repositories […]

Interview: Intel beats the drum for oneAPI and SYCL in place of Nvidia’s CUDA

Intel is transitioning its developer tools to LLVM for cross-architecture support and to a specification called oneAPI for […]

Dart 3.1 and Flutter 3.13 released – getting ready to leave HTML behind?

Dart 3.1 is out – the first stable release since 3.0 in May – along with Flutter 3.13, […]

System Initiative automated cloud deployment tool now open source, devs hope it improves on Terraform

System Initiative, a start-up founded by Chef inventor Adam Jacob, has released its launcher software in beta – […]

‘Boring is good,’ says Go tech lead, promising future compatibility

Google Distinguished Engineer Russ Cox, tech lead for the Go programming language, has promised that “there will not […]

JetBrains updates AI Assistant – including easier disabling to prevent code sharing

JetBrains has updated its AI Assistant, currently in preview, including a new way to restrict its use for […]

Moq testing framework under fire for phone-home SponsorLink monetization

A popular open source mocking framework for .NET is under fire from developers, following the inclusion of SponsorLink, […]

Go 1.21 released with experimental WASI, fix for common gotcha

The Go team has released Go 1.21, including three new built-in functions and a preview of a feature […]