Slashdot Items Tagged "programming"

Date / Time Story
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @04:38PM AWS Terms of Service Offer a Break If Zombie Apocalypse Occurs
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @02:49PM Women Get Pull Requests Accepted More (Except When You Know They're Women)
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @03:36PM Uborne Children's Books Release For Free Computer Books From the '80s
Monday February 08, 2016 @03:01PM GitHub Open Sources Their Internal Testing Tool
Sunday February 07, 2016 @01:24AM Drag-and-Drop "CS" Tutorials: the Emperor's New Code?
Saturday February 06, 2016 @04:36PM Unreal Engine Will Soon Allow Developers To Build Games Inside of VR
Friday February 05, 2016 @08:43AM K-12 CS Framework Draft: Kids Taught To 'Protect Original Ideas' In Early Grades
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @05:01PM New Hack Shrinks Docker Containers
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @12:55PM Winner of the 2015 Underhanded C Contest Announced
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @09:00AM 7 Swift 2 Enhancements iOS Devs Will Love
Saturday January 30, 2016 @10:00AM Obama Calls For $4B 'Computer Science For All' Program For K-12 Schools
Friday January 29, 2016 @09:35AM Facebook Is Shuttering the Parse Developer Platform
Thursday January 28, 2016 @04:00PM GitHub Service Outage
Wednesday January 27, 2016 @11:09AM Ask Slashdot: How To Work On Source Code Without Having the Source Code?
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @08:32AM Ask Slashdot: What Are Your Experiences With Online IDEs For Web Development?
Saturday January 23, 2016 @04:27PM Software Hall of Fame Member Ed Yourdon Dies
Thursday January 21, 2016 @03:44PM Developers Frustrated with GitHub Prod For Changes In Bug Reports, Transparency
Thursday January 21, 2016 @12:49PM Code Reviews vs. Pair Programming
Tuesday January 19, 2016 @11:31AM Microsoft To Release Educational Version of Minecraft
Thursday January 14, 2016 @10:12PM Microsoft Open Sources Edge JavaScript Code, Plans Linux Port
Thursday January 14, 2016 @12:33PM The Best Ways To Simplify Your Code?
Friday January 08, 2016 @08:59PM ESP8266 Basic Interpreter Lowers IoT Entry Bar For Amateur Programmers
Thursday January 07, 2016 @02:27PM Java Named Top Programming Language of 2015
Tuesday December 29, 2015 @09:56PM Coding Style Survives Binary Compilation, Deanonymizes Programmers
Monday December 28, 2015 @12:04AM Perl 6 Released
Sunday December 27, 2015 @02:29PM Book torrent released before its release date: Linux C Programming
Thursday December 24, 2015 @11:09AM Did Google and the Hour of Code Get "Left" and "Right" Wrong?
Tuesday December 22, 2015 @12:07PM US Bureau of Labor Statistics: Programmer Jobs Will Decline 8%
Tuesday December 15, 2015 @08:47AM Developer Claims 'PS4 Officially Jailbroken'
Sunday December 13, 2015 @07:55PM Untangling the Tale of Ada Lovelace
Saturday December 12, 2015 @11:09PM WSJ: New Education Bill To Get More Coding In Classrooms
Friday December 11, 2015 @08:59PM HHVM Beats Stable Version of PHP 7.0 In Recent Benchmark
Friday December 11, 2015 @08:15PM No More QA: Yahoo's Tech Leaders Say Engineers Are Better Off Coding With No Net
Friday December 11, 2015 @04:57PM Write the Docs Helps Create FLOSS Software Documentation (Video #2)
Thursday December 10, 2015 @10:26AM Stephen Wolfram's Free Book Teaches the Wolfram Language To Kids
Thursday December 10, 2015 @10:24AM Stephen Wolfram Has Written a Free Book to Teach the Wolfram Language to Kids
Wednesday December 09, 2015 @03:51PM Write the Docs Helps Create FLOSS Software Documentation (Video)
Friday December 04, 2015 @08:16PM Perl 6 Gets Beta Compiler, Modules and an Advent Calendar
Friday December 04, 2015 @06:51PM DragonFlyBSD 4.4 Switches To the Gold Linker By Default
Thursday December 03, 2015 @09:05PM The Top Programming Languages That Spawn the Most Security Bugs
Thursday December 03, 2015 @12:24PM Apple Releases Swift As an Open-Source Project
Tuesday December 01, 2015 @04:35PM Software Engineer Liz Bennett Talks About Being a Woman in a Nearly All Male Workplace (Video)
Thursday November 26, 2015 @10:44AM Free Pascal Compiler 3.0.0 Is Out; Adds Support For 16-Bit MS-DOS, 64-Bit iOS
Tuesday November 24, 2015 @12:46PM High Level Coding Language Used To Create New POS Malware
Monday November 23, 2015 @10:24AM Stack Overflow and the Zeitgeist of Computer Programming
Thursday November 19, 2015 @04:21PM Ask Slashdot: Convincing a Team To Undertake UX Enhancements On a Large Codebase?
Tuesday November 17, 2015 @05:06PM Python's On the Rise... While PHP Falls
Tuesday November 17, 2015 @10:14AM Microsoft Brings Its Embrace-Extend-Extinguish Game To K-12 Schools?
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @01:02PM Symbolic vs. Mnemonic Relational Operators: Is "GT" Greater Than ">"?
Thursday November 05, 2015 @11:18AM The $6,000 Computer Desk That Lets You Lie Down While You Work
Thursday November 05, 2015 @11:05AM Celebrating 30th Anniversary of the First C++ Compiler: Let's Find Bugs In It
Thursday November 05, 2015 @08:01AM FireEye: Many Companies Still Running XcodeGhost-Infected Apple Apps
Monday November 02, 2015 @01:50AM Could Go Community's Threat of Public Shaming, Lifetime Bans Make Go a No-Go?
Friday October 30, 2015 @08:27PM Atom 1.1 Is Out, With Lots of Graphic Improvements
Friday October 30, 2015 @06:37PM Bug Bounties Are Bonanza, For a Few Persistent Hackers
Thursday October 29, 2015 @07:44AM Tech Unemployment Rising In Some Categories
Thursday October 29, 2015 @07:34AM Revisiting Why Johnny Can't Code: Have We "Made the Print Too Small"?
Monday October 26, 2015 @11:57AM Is Buying Cuban Software Legal In the US? The Answer is Hazy
Thursday October 22, 2015 @10:00AM Microsoft To Pay Up To $15K For Bugs In Two Visual Studio Tools
Friday October 16, 2015 @11:59PM Fullstack Launches Coding School For Women
Thursday October 15, 2015 @01:18PM Ask Slashdot: Is it Practical To Replace C With Rust?
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @11:35AM 3 Open Source Projects For Modern COBOL Development
Monday October 12, 2015 @03:27PM DevOps: Threat or Menace? (Video)
Sunday October 04, 2015 @07:51AM Hour of Code Kicks Off In Chile With Dog Poop-Themed CS Tutorial
Monday September 28, 2015 @10:04AM Romance and Rebellion In Software Versioning
Friday September 25, 2015 @08:31PM Meet the Michael Jordan of Sport Coding
Thursday September 24, 2015 @09:23AM How Did Volkswagen Cheat Emissions Tests, and Who Authorized It?
Thursday September 24, 2015 @07:57AM Bjarne Stroustrup Announces the C++ Core Guidelines
Wednesday September 23, 2015 @01:52PM Security is an Important Coding Consideration Even When You Use Containers (Video)
Wednesday September 23, 2015 @07:23AM Google Launches Brotli, a New Open Source Compression Algorithm For the Web
Sunday September 20, 2015 @07:12PM Apple Cleaning Up App Store After Its First Major Attack
Saturday September 19, 2015 @11:26AM Microsoft Spending $75M To Boost K-12 CS Education, Put TEALS In 4,000 Schools
Friday September 11, 2015 @03:11PM GameStart Uses Minecraft to Teach Kids Programming (Video 1)
Thursday September 10, 2015 @01:08PM Do Tech Firms Really Want Liberal Arts Majors?
Thursday September 10, 2015 @08:35AM Node.js v4.0.0 Released
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @11:41AM Software Is Hiring, But Manufacturing Is Bleeding
Sunday August 30, 2015 @09:18PM "Hack" Typeface Is Open Source, Easy On the IDEs
Thursday August 27, 2015 @04:40PM Google May Try To Recruit You For a Job Based On Your Search Queries
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @01:42PM Ask Slashdot: Technical Resources For Non-Technical Disciplines?
Saturday August 22, 2015 @10:57PM The Top 10 Programming Languages On GitHub, Over Time
Saturday August 22, 2015 @05:04PM Standardized Tests Blamed, Asian Students Ignored In Google-Gallup K-12 CS Study
Saturday August 22, 2015 @01:38PM COBOL Comes To Visual Studio 2015
Friday August 21, 2015 @05:44PM The Top 10 Programming Languages On GitHub
Thursday August 13, 2015 @07:29AM Facebook Awards Researchers $100k For Detecting Emerging Class of C++ Bugs
Wednesday August 05, 2015 @07:25PM Compiling to JavaScript: TypeScript vs. Haxe
Wednesday August 05, 2015 @05:58PM Id Software Founds a New Office In Germany
Friday July 31, 2015 @06:00AM Ask Slashdot: Everyone Building Software -- Is This the Future We Need?
Tuesday July 28, 2015 @01:53PM .NET 4.6 Optimizer Bug Causes Methods To Get Wrong Parameters
Sunday July 26, 2015 @10:41PM Google Will Block Access To Its Autocomplete API On August 10
Saturday July 25, 2015 @11:49AM Battle For Wesnoth Seeks New Developers
Thursday July 23, 2015 @09:22AM A Programming Language For Self-Organizing Swarms of Drones
Thursday July 16, 2015 @07:19AM Larry Wall On Perl 6, Language Design, and Getting Kids To Code
Saturday July 11, 2015 @03:04PM Well-Played: Microsoft Parlays NSF Video 'Remake' Into National CS K-12 Crisis
Tuesday July 07, 2015 @03:30PM A Real-Time Map of All the Objects In Earth's Orbit
Thursday July 02, 2015 @10:39AM Watching People Code Is Becoming an (Even Bigger) Thing
Tuesday June 30, 2015 @11:08AM Nvidia Details 'Gameworks VR', Aims To Boost Virtual Reality Render Performance
Tuesday June 30, 2015 @07:15AM SCOTUS Denies Google's Request To Appeal Oracle API Case
Sunday June 28, 2015 @06:07PM AP CS Test Takers and Pass Rates Up, Half of Kids Don't Get Sparse Arrays At All
Friday June 26, 2015 @04:08PM Mob Programming: When Is 5 Heads Really Better Than 1 (or 2)?
Monday June 22, 2015 @06:34PM Docker and CoreOS Join Together For Open Container Project At Linux Foundation
Monday June 22, 2015 @03:30PM Linux To Receive More Assembly Code Rework
Sunday June 21, 2015 @09:57PM Ask Slashdot: Best Setups For Navigating a Programming-Focused MOOC?
Friday June 19, 2015 @06:37AM WebAssembly: An Attempt To Give the Web Its Own Bytecode
Thursday June 18, 2015 @02:08PM Is Microsoft's .NET Ecosystem On the Decline?
Thursday June 18, 2015 @11:34AM Ask Slashdot: What's the Harm In a Default Setting For Div By Zero?
Thursday June 18, 2015 @08:02AM ECMAScript 6 Is Officially a JavaScript Standard
Tuesday June 16, 2015 @10:59AM Report: Aging Java Components To Blame For Massively Buggy Open-Source Software
Tuesday June 16, 2015 @09:41AM Facebook Has a New Private Mobile Photo-Sharing App, and They Built It In C++
Sunday June 14, 2015 @02:09PM Swift: Apple's Biggest Achievement For Coders
Friday June 12, 2015 @12:39PM Starcoder Uses a Multiplayer Game to Teach Programming (Video # 2)
Thursday June 11, 2015 @03:54PM Starcoder Uses a Multiplayer Game to Teach Programming (Video # 1)
Thursday June 11, 2015 @01:25PM How Much Python Do You Need To Know To Be Useful?
Thursday June 11, 2015 @12:20PM WA Gov. Sides With Microsoft: Philanthropy-Funded K-12 CS Education Now the Law
Thursday June 11, 2015 @11:59AM PHP At 20: From Pet Project To Powerhouse
Tuesday June 09, 2015 @10:29AM Stress Is Driving Developers From the Video Game Industry
Friday June 05, 2015 @10:16PM Supreme Court May Decide the Fate of APIs (But Also Klingonese and Dothraki)
Friday June 05, 2015 @09:46PM 2014 Underhanded C Contest Winners Announced
Friday June 05, 2015 @06:42AM Open Source Haxe/OpenFL Platform Will Support Home Game Consoles
Sunday May 31, 2015 @08:11AM MinGW and MSVCRT Conflict Causes Floating-Point Value Corruption
Saturday May 30, 2015 @05:42PM Ask Slashdot: Best Test Case Manager Plugin For JIRA?
Saturday May 30, 2015 @11:35AM Let's Take This Open Floor Plan To the Next Level
Friday May 22, 2015 @12:57PM A Conversation with Druva Co-Founder Jaspreet Singh (Video)
Saturday May 16, 2015 @12:10AM Linino-Enabled Arduino Yun Shrinks In Size and Cost
Friday May 15, 2015 @06:28AM Ask Slashdot: Security Certification For an Old Grad?
Thursday May 14, 2015 @11:12AM Is Agile Development a Failing Concept?
Thursday May 14, 2015 @09:47AM RTFM? How To Write a Manual Worth Reading
Tuesday May 12, 2015 @10:12AM Open Source C++ ClanLib SDK Refreshed For 2015
Monday May 11, 2015 @06:58AM Ask Slashdot: How To Own the Rights To Software Developed At Work?
Saturday May 09, 2015 @06:57PM Microsoft-Backed Think Tank: K-12 CS Education Cure For Sagging US Productivity
Saturday May 09, 2015 @03:36PM Ask Slashdot: Moving To an Offshore-Proof Career?
Thursday May 07, 2015 @08:37AM Why Companies Should Hire Older Developers
Thursday May 07, 2015 @07:22AM Why Was Linux the Kernel That Succeeded?
Tuesday May 05, 2015 @10:54AM Is It Worth Learning a Little-Known Programming Language?
Tuesday May 05, 2015 @09:17AM The BBC Looks At Rollover Bugs, Past and Approaching
Saturday May 02, 2015 @09:04PM Bill Gates Owes His Career To Steven Spielberg's Dad; You May, Too
Saturday May 02, 2015 @02:45PM Microsoft Releases Visual Studio Code Preview For Linux, OS X, and Windows
Saturday May 02, 2015 @10:01AM My High School CS Homework Is the Centerfold
Friday May 01, 2015 @07:18PM Should Developers Still Pay For Game Engines?
Thursday April 30, 2015 @01:30PM Paul Hudak, Co-creator of Haskell, Has Died
Thursday April 23, 2015 @10:34AM Qt Creator 3.4.0 Released
Sunday April 19, 2015 @06:32PM Computer Beats Humans At Arimaa
Tuesday April 14, 2015 @10:49AM Cornell Study: For STEM Tenure Track, Women Twice As Likely To Be Hired As Men
Tuesday April 14, 2015 @10:29AM Microsoft Starts Working On an LLVM-Based Compiler For .NET
Thursday April 09, 2015 @03:46PM Ask Slashdot: How To Introduce a 7-Year-Old To Programming?
Thursday April 09, 2015 @09:50AM Why Some Developers Are Live-Streaming Their Coding Sessions
Tuesday April 07, 2015 @11:06AM Getting Started Developing With OpenStreetMap Data
Monday April 06, 2015 @12:04PM 10 Years of Git: An Interview with Git Creator Linus Torvalds
Saturday April 04, 2015 @11:05PM Mono 4 Released, First Version To Adopt Microsoft Code
Saturday April 04, 2015 @08:26AM Stanford Turns To Pair Programming: 1 CS Education For the Price of 2?
Friday April 03, 2015 @11:43PM Rust 1.0 Enters Beta
Thursday April 02, 2015 @02:10PM Visual Studio 2015 Can Target Linux; Android Apps Anywhere Chrome Can Run
Tuesday March 31, 2015 @12:02PM Developer of 'Banished' Develops His Own Shading Language
Friday March 27, 2015 @11:39AM What Makes Some Code Particularly Good?
Thursday March 26, 2015 @02:36PM MIT Debuts Integer Overflow Debugger
Tuesday March 24, 2015 @10:23AM A Bechdel Test For Programmers?
Saturday March 21, 2015 @09:45AM Arkansas Is Now the First State To Require That High Schools Teach Coding
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @07:32AM Ask Slashdot: Choosing a Laptop To Support Physics Research?
Thursday March 12, 2015 @03:55PM Google Code Disables New Project Creation, Will Shut Down On January 25, 2016
Monday March 09, 2015 @09:35PM 7 Timeless Lessons Of Programming 'Graybeards'
Saturday March 07, 2015 @01:11PM KDE Accepted To Google Summer of Code 2015
Saturday March 07, 2015 @12:41PM Go R, Young Man
Saturday March 07, 2015 @05:05AM KDE accepted to Google Summer of Code 2015
Thursday March 05, 2015 @08:38AM AMD Enters Virtual Reality Fray With LiquidVR SDK At GDC
Thursday March 05, 2015 @08:26AM Source 2 Will Also Be Free
Wednesday March 04, 2015 @03:59PM Demand for Linux Skills Rising This Year
Tuesday March 03, 2015 @04:16PM Study: Refactoring Doesn't Improve Code Quality
Tuesday March 03, 2015 @04:17AM Khronos Group Announces Vulkan to Compete Against DirectX 12.
Monday March 02, 2015 @11:25PM Unreal Engine 4 Is Now Free
Tuesday February 24, 2015 @10:48AM H-1B Visas Proving Lucrative For Engineers, Dev Leads
Tuesday February 24, 2015 @08:47AM Attention, Rockstar Developers: Get a Talent Agent
Thursday February 12, 2015 @12:44PM Empirical Study On How C Devs Use Goto In Practice Says "Not Harmful"
Thursday February 12, 2015 @08:57AM WA Pushes Back On Microsoft and Code.org's Call For Girls-First CS Education
Wednesday February 11, 2015 @01:50PM Elementary OS: Why We Make You Type "$0"
Sunday February 08, 2015 @05:07PM RMS Objects To Support For LLVM's Debugger In GNU Emacs's Gud.el
Sunday February 08, 2015 @05:04PM AP Test's Recursion Examples: An Exercise In Awkwardness
Sunday February 08, 2015 @01:50AM Ask Slashdot: Is There a Web Development Linux Distro?
Friday February 06, 2015 @08:28AM Ask Slashdot: What Tools To Clean Up a Large C/C++ Project?
Thursday February 05, 2015 @01:51PM Facebook Brings React Native To Native Mobile Development
Thursday February 05, 2015 @12:18PM What tools to cleanup a large C/C++ project?
Thursday February 05, 2015 @09:47AM Washington May Count CS As Foreign Language For College Admission
Thursday January 29, 2015 @09:43AM One In Five Developers Now Works On IoT Projects
Sunday January 25, 2015 @12:39PM Ask Slashdot: Is Pascal Underrated?
Sunday January 25, 2015 @09:42AM Bjarne Stroustrup Awarded 2015 Dahl-Nygaard Prize
Sunday January 25, 2015 @09:22AM Brought To You By the Letter R: Microsoft Acquiring Revolution Analytics
Sunday January 25, 2015 @09:18AM Microsoft Are About To Buy Revolution Analytics
Saturday January 24, 2015 @12:43AM By the Numbers: The Highest-Paying States For Tech Professionals
Tuesday January 20, 2015 @10:34AM Justified: Visual Basic Over Python For an Intro To Programming
Saturday January 17, 2015 @09:24AM Linus On Diversity and Niceness In Open Source
Tuesday January 13, 2015 @10:25AM Ask Slashdot: Linux Database GUI Application Development?
Tuesday January 13, 2015 @08:41AM Meet Flink, the Apache Software Foundation's Newest Top-Level Project
Sunday January 11, 2015 @06:24PM KDE Frameworks 5.3 and Plasma 2.1 – First Impressions
Sunday January 11, 2015 @12:56PM Crowdfunded Linux Voice Magazine Releases Second Issue CC-BY-SA
Friday January 09, 2015 @11:13AM Ask Slashdot: Options For Cheap Home Automation?
Friday January 09, 2015 @08:20AM EFF: Apple's Dev Agreement Means No EFF Mobile App For iOS
Friday January 02, 2015 @05:24PM Red Hat Engineer Improves Math Performance of Glibc
Friday January 02, 2015 @11:42AM Ask Slashdot: Are Progressive Glasses a Mistake For Computer Users?
Friday January 02, 2015 @11:02AM 2014: The Year We Learned How Vulnerable Third-Party Code Libraries Are
Thursday January 01, 2015 @08:31AM Ringing In 2015 With 40 Linux-Friendly Hacker SBCs
Sunday December 28, 2014 @04:51PM School Defied Google and US Government, Let Boys Program White House Xmas Trees
Saturday December 27, 2014 @05:09PM White House Touts Obama's 1-Liner as 2014 Tech Highlight