Flinger of widgets adds a digit: Qt 5.15 completes 5.x series

After a slight postponement, version 5.15 of C++ GUI building library Qt is now available. The long-term support release especially looks to...

C# lead Mads Torgersen goes on the record about upcoming language...

On the second day of Microsoft Build, C# lead designer Mads Torgersen shed light on the many features planned for the 9.0...

Electron 9 helps apps to step into macOS users’ focus

Electron, a framework for writing desktop applications using JavaScript, HTML and CSS, just celebrated its 9th major release. The project is largely...

DataStax sends Cassandra newbies ad Astra with new cloud service

NoSQL database provider DataStax has added DataStax Astra to its Cassandra-based portfolio, this time playing to the database-as-a-service crowd, which has higher...

Language survey: You know what we’re a bit Rust-y on? Getting...

After its first 10 years, interest in Mozilla-bred programming language Rust seems to have run into saturation. Although it continues to be...

Fresh CLion released into arena on its 5th birthday: Woulda, shoulda,...

JetBrains has pushed out version 2020.1 of C/C++ IDE CLion, sporting improved support for CUDA, embedded, and Windows projects.

Dragonfly and Argo sail into CNCF incubator

The Cloud Native Computing Foundation has rolled a brace of projects into its incubator, just in time for Easter, or any other...

What’s the point: AWS MAPs to Windows, Crystal clarity, Spring cools...

AWS has announced its Migration Acceleration Program for Windows has now reached general availability. The service, first announced at re:Invent in November,...

Kids programming language Scratch nails top 20 in latest dev rankings

Kids’ favourite programming language Scratch has scraped its way into Tiobe top 20 ranking of the world’s programming languages.

Covid-19: Are you coping? Here’s some tips for Devs…

Depending on where you’re based, the Covid-19 response means you’re probably now two weeks or more into lockdown. Many people in the...