Microsoft Azure CTO Mark Russinovich: C/C++ should be deprecated

Mark Russinovich, Microsoft’s Azure CTO, says that C and C++ should not be used for new projects. “It's...

Adobe set to acquire Figma collaborative design tool, developers fret about...

Adobe plans to acquire Figma, a popular web-based collaborative design tool for around $20 billion. A post from Figma...

Go: new vulnerability checker released, survey shows developers in search of...

The Go team has released an innovative vulnerability checker called govulncheck, along with the results of a survey showing that error handling...

AssemblyScript project: WASI damages open standards and the web

The AssemblyScript project has declared WASI (The WebAssembly System Interface) and the W3C (World Wide Web Consortium) support for it to be...

Microsoft updates Visual Studio with full release of MAUI tooling, Mac...

Microsoft has released new updates to Visual Studio, including a stable release of Visual Studio 17.3 for Windows and Mac, and a...

GitHub proposes Sigstore adoption to link npm packages to their source,...

GitHub, which among other things operates the npm package registry in constant use by millions of JavaScript and TypeScript developers, is proposing...

C23 is done, declares ISO Project Editor – here’s what’s new

C23 - a revision of the C standard - is finished according to ISO project editor JeanHeyd Meneide, though it is technically...

C++ inventor Stroustrup says Google’s Carbon too “new and under-specified” for...

The introduction of Google’s Carbon Language Project last week is prompting much discussion in the C++ community, including input from C++ inventor...

Google brands Carbon language as “experimental successor to C++”

At the C++ North event under way in Toronto this week, Google software engineer Chandler Carruth presented the Carbon Language, described as...

Microsoft says no more “weird issues” with VS Code and popular...

Microsoft has taken over maintenance of the vscode-lombok extension, originally created by Gabriel Basilio, which supports the use of Project Lombok in...