Slashdot Items Tagged "programming"

Date / Time Story
Monday August 29, 2016 @06:35PM C Programming Language Hits a 15-Year Low On The TIOBE Index
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @11:40PM Facebook Is Testing Autoplaying Video With Sound
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @06:22PM 20% of Scientific Papers On Genes Contain Conversion Errors Caused By Excel, Says Report
Monday August 22, 2016 @01:21AM Four Code Bootcamps Are Now Eligible For Government Financial Aid
Thursday August 18, 2016 @04:27PM The $5 Onion Omega2 Gives Raspberry Pi a Run For Its Money
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @06:11PM Mozilla To Add Screenshot Sharing Feature To Firefox Test Pilot Program
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @04:15PM Windows UAC Bypass Permits Code Execution
Monday August 15, 2016 @07:06PM Ask Slashdot: What Are Some Bad Programming Ideas That Work?
Sunday August 14, 2016 @04:57PM Billionaire Launches Free Code College in California
Sunday August 14, 2016 @04:18PM Has The NSF Automated Coding with ExCAPE?
Saturday August 13, 2016 @05:57PM One In Five Vehicle Software Vulnerabilities Are 'Hair On Fire' Critical
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @07:07PM Linux Trojan Mines For Cryptocurrency Using Misconfigured Redis Servers
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @06:37PM Microsoft Accidentally Provides Example of Dangers of Encryption 'Back Doors'
Monday August 08, 2016 @07:26PM White House Releases Federal Source Code Policy To Help Government Agencies Go Open Source
Monday August 08, 2016 @04:00PM 'Faceless Recognition System' Can Identify You Even When You Hide Your Face
Friday August 05, 2016 @02:23PM Kids Can Now Learn To Code With Pocky, the Delicious Japanese Snack
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @12:18AM Interviews: Ask Ruby on Rails Creator David Heinemeier Hansson a Question
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @06:29PM Seymour Papert, Creator of the Logo Language, Dies At 88
Sunday July 31, 2016 @11:30AM C Isn't The Most Popular Programming Language, JavaScript Is
Saturday July 30, 2016 @06:50PM Famed Security Researcher 'Mudge' Creates New Algorithm For Measuring Code Security
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @03:43PM C Top Programming Language For 2016, Finds IEEE's Study
Monday July 25, 2016 @06:49PM Vine's Source Code Was Accidentally Made Public For Five Minutes
Sunday July 24, 2016 @03:06PM Programming Language Gurus Converge on 'Curry On' Conference
Friday July 22, 2016 @11:57PM Ask Slashdot: When Do You Include 'Unnecessary' Code?
Thursday July 21, 2016 @02:21AM The Slashdot Interview With Larry Wall
Saturday July 16, 2016 @09:33PM How (And Why) FreeDOS Keeps DOS Alive
Friday July 15, 2016 @02:04AM Null Island: The Land of Lousy Directional Data
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @01:13PM 90% Of Software Developers Work Outside Silicon Valley
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @07:30PM Mozilla Will Ship Its First Rust Component In Firefox 48
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @04:36PM Linus Torvalds In Sweary Rant About Punctuation In Kernel Comments
Sunday July 10, 2016 @10:26PM Ask Slashdot: How Often Do You Switch Programming Languages?
Sunday July 10, 2016 @12:02PM Assembly Code That Took America to the Moon Now Published On GitHub
Saturday July 09, 2016 @05:12PM TIOBE's Language-Popularity Index Sees A New Top 10 Language: Assembly
Friday July 08, 2016 @05:35PM Mesa 12.0 Released With OpenGL 4.3 Support, Intel Vulkan and More
Friday July 08, 2016 @01:20PM Oracle Says It Is 'Committed' To Java EE 8 -- Amid Claims It Quietly Axed Future Development
Thursday July 07, 2016 @06:58PM Debian Founder's 2015 Death Ruled A Suicide
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @05:57PM Man Builds Giant Homemade Computer To Play Tetris
Monday July 04, 2016 @05:29PM MIT's Swarm Chip Architecture Boosts Multi-Core CPUs, Offering Up To 18x Faster Processing
Saturday July 02, 2016 @01:53PM How Oracle's Business As Usual Is Threatening To Kill Java
Saturday July 02, 2016 @12:39PM Oracle May Have Stopped Funding and Developing Java EE
Saturday July 02, 2016 @12:38AM Age-Discrimination Suit Against Google Seeks Class Action For Engineers
Friday July 01, 2016 @11:12AM Ruby On Rails 5.0 Released
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @07:25PM DMCA Notices Remove 8,268 Projects On Github In 2015
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @11:46PM Clinton Tech Plan Reads Like Silicon Valley Wish List
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @12:37AM AI Downs 'Top Gun' Pilot In Dogfights
Monday June 27, 2016 @03:50PM Google Launches 'Project Bloks' Toys To Teach Kids To Code
Monday June 27, 2016 @01:07PM .NET Core 1.0 Released, Now Officially Supported By Red Hat
Sunday June 26, 2016 @02:51PM New C++ Features Voted In By C++17 Standards Committee
Saturday June 25, 2016 @05:33PM ECMAScript 2016: New Version of JavaScript Language Released
Saturday June 25, 2016 @05:02PM ECMAScript 2016: New Version of JavaScript Language Released
Saturday June 25, 2016 @10:41AM Java, PHP, NodeJS, and Ruby Tools Compromised By Severe Swagger Vulnerability
Thursday June 23, 2016 @05:26PM HTML5 Ads Aren't That Safe Compared To Flash, Experts Say
Thursday June 23, 2016 @01:56PM Google Launches Android Programming Course For Absolute Beginners
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @04:32PM MSI and ASUS Accused of Sending Reviewers Overpowered Graphics Cards
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @03:32PM Elon Musk's Open Source OpenAI: We're Working On a Robot For Your Household Chores
Thursday June 16, 2016 @07:07PM Microsoft Open-Sources 'Checked C,' A Safer C Version
Thursday June 16, 2016 @06:07PM Microsoft Open-Sources Checked C, a Safer Version of C
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @01:19PM Developer Accuses Apple Of Stealing His Breathe App
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @08:53AM Apple Introduces New File System AFPS With Tons Of 'Solid' Features
Monday June 13, 2016 @04:21PM Programmer Automates His Job For 6 Years, Gets Fired, Realizes He Has Forgotten How To Code
Monday June 13, 2016 @03:58PM Apple Introduces Swift Playgrounds App To Teach Kids To Code
Monday June 13, 2016 @03:45PM Apple Announces iOS 10, watchOS 3, and new features for tvOS
Sunday June 12, 2016 @11:10AM Interviews: Ask Perl Creator Larry Wall a Question
Saturday June 11, 2016 @06:36PM Interviews: Ask Perl Creator Larry Wall a Question
Friday June 10, 2016 @09:35PM jQuery 3.0 Stops Supporting Internet Explorer Workarounds
Friday June 10, 2016 @06:35PM Ready CEO: Coding Snobs Are Not Helping Our Children Prepare For The Future
Friday June 10, 2016 @06:31PM Facebook Now Lets Users Comment With a Video
Friday June 10, 2016 @09:50AM Visual Studio 2015 C++ Compiler Secretly Inserts Telemetry Code Into Binaries
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @04:00PM Slashdot Asks: Is the App Boom Over?
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @06:27PM Tor Developer Jacob Appelbaum Allegedly Intimidated Victims Into Silence and Anonymity
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @12:54AM Password Autocorrect Without Compromising Security
Friday June 03, 2016 @08:39PM Python/Unix Hybrid Demoed at PyCon
Thursday June 02, 2016 @08:49PM Elon Musk: 'One In Billions' Chance We're Not Living In A Computer Simulation
Thursday June 02, 2016 @11:51AM Apple Releases First Preview of Swift 3.0
Thursday June 02, 2016 @01:20AM Bill Gates: AI Is The 'Holy Grail'
Saturday May 28, 2016 @03:45PM Apple CEO Tim Cook: I'd Require All Children To Start Coding In 4th Grade
Saturday May 28, 2016 @01:30PM Op-ed: Oracle Attorney Says Google's Court Victory Might Kill the GPL
Saturday May 28, 2016 @09:20AM Department of Homeland Security Still Uses COBOL
Friday May 27, 2016 @05:57PM Google Boosts Mobile Web Speed On Apple Devices With Accelerated Mobile Pages
Thursday May 26, 2016 @04:30PM Android Is 'Fair Use' As Google Beats Oracle In $9 Billion Lawsuit
Thursday May 26, 2016 @02:02AM American Schools Teaching Kids To Code All Wrong
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @05:16PM Pastejacking Attack Appends Malicious Terminal Commands To Your Clipboard
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @05:00PM Pastejacking Attack Appends Malicious Terminal Commands to Your Clipboard
Monday May 23, 2016 @04:21PM September: Netflix Will 'Become Exclusive US Pay TV Home of Films From Disney, Marvel, Lucasfilm and Pixar'
Sunday May 22, 2016 @07:37PM Code Quality Predicted Using Biometrics
Sunday May 22, 2016 @02:22PM Microsoft Urged to Open Source Classic Visual Basic
Sunday May 22, 2016 @12:11PM Ask Slashdot: Have You Migrated To Node.js?
Saturday May 21, 2016 @05:15PM Node.js Now Runs COBOL and FORTRAN
Saturday May 21, 2016 @12:46PM 'Eat, Sleep, Code, Repeat' Approach Is Such Bullshit
Thursday May 19, 2016 @04:23PM Humanoid 'Pepper' Robot Needs US Android Programmers
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @04:51PM Theoretical Breakthrough Made In Random Number Generation
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @12:58AM Twitter To Stop Counting Photos And Links In 140-Character Limit
Friday May 13, 2016 @05:50PM Google Devs Planing Flash's Demise With New "HTML5 by Default" Chrome Setting
Thursday May 12, 2016 @04:37PM Google Open-Sources SyntaxNet Natural-Language Understanding Library, Parsey McParseface Training Model
Thursday May 12, 2016 @02:04PM Linux Is the Largest Software Development Project On the Planet: Greg K-H
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @01:31PM 'I Know How To Program, But I Don't Know What To Program'
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @08:08PM Open Source Artificial Pancreas Helps Engineer's Son Survive With Type 1 Diabetes
Saturday May 07, 2016 @03:29PM Researchers Are Reconstructing Babbage's Analytical Engine
Saturday May 07, 2016 @02:07PM Researcher Writes A Machine Language For The Universe
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @06:36PM Facebook Paid $10,000 To A 10-Year-Old For Hacking Instagram
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @02:47PM Prince Quietly Helped Launch a Coding Program For Inner City Youth
Tuesday April 26, 2016 @04:55PM Inside 'Emojigeddon': The Fight Over The Future Of The Unicode Consortium
Tuesday April 26, 2016 @03:41PM Node.js Version 6 Released With LTS
Sunday April 24, 2016 @08:46PM Interview With Python Creator Guido Van Rossum
Sunday April 24, 2016 @02:03PM Slashdot Asks: Have You Experienced Ageism?
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @05:49PM Comcast To Allow TV Customers To Ditch Set-Top Box
Saturday April 16, 2016 @12:46PM That Man Who 'Deleted His Entire Company' With a Line of Code? It Was a Hoax
Friday April 15, 2016 @06:45PM MIT Bug Finder Uncovers Flaws In Web Apps In 64 Seconds
Friday April 15, 2016 @01:58PM Apple Considering Google-Like 'Paid Search' On App Store
Friday April 15, 2016 @10:14AM Microsoft Sending Minecraft To Summer School
Thursday April 14, 2016 @11:42AM Man Deletes His Entire Company With One Line of Bad Code
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @08:13PM Facebook's Account Kit Login System Works Via Phone Numbers, No Passwords Needed
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @05:40PM Jigsaw Ransomware Deletes Your Files If You Don't Pay Or When You Reboot Your PC
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @04:25PM The Future of Firefox is Chrome
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @02:26PM Facebook Announces 'Surround 360' Open Source VR Camera
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @01:36PM Facebook Launches 'Agents On Messenger' Platform With Chatbots
Monday April 11, 2016 @10:45PM Slashdot Asks: What Are Some Insults No Developer Wants To Hear?
Monday April 11, 2016 @07:12PM Google Developers Create API For Direct USB Access Via Web Pages
Friday April 08, 2016 @08:51PM UbuntuBSD Is Looking To Become An Official Ubuntu Flavor
Friday April 08, 2016 @02:08PM Opinion: DevOps Is Dead
Thursday April 07, 2016 @06:28PM Google Launches Android Studio 2.0 With Instant Run, Faster Android Emulator, and Cloud Test Lab
Thursday April 07, 2016 @05:24PM Google May Adopt Apple's Swift Programming Language For Android, Says Report
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @04:57PM Computer Created A 'New Rembrandt' After Analyzing Paintings
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @07:29AM People Feel Weird About Touching Robot Butts, Researchers Find
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @06:20PM Magic Kinder Android App Lets Strangers Send Images, Videos To Your Kids
Monday April 04, 2016 @06:27PM TSA Paid $1.4 Million For Randomizer App That Chooses Left Or Right
Sunday April 03, 2016 @11:33AM Head of Oracle Linux Moves To Microsoft
Friday April 01, 2016 @01:57PM Red Hat Expands Red Hat Developer Program With No-Cost Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Thursday March 31, 2016 @09:21PM PHP, Python and Google Go Fail To Detect Revoked TLS Certificates
Thursday March 31, 2016 @07:47PM PHP, Python and Google Go Fail to Detect Revoked TLS Certificates
Thursday March 31, 2016 @12:29PM Microsoft Makes Xamarin Free In Visual Studio, Will Open Source Core Xamarin Tech
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @08:13PM Microsoft Extends Its Windows Hello Login Security Features To Apps and the Web
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @07:44PM Microsoft Launches Cognitive Services Based On Project Oxford and Bing
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @04:07PM Microsoft Unlocks the Ability To Turn Xbox One Consoles Into 'Development Kits'
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @02:01PM Microsoft Launches Bot Framework To Let Developers Build Their Own Chatbots
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @01:28PM Apple's New Safari Technology Preview Browser Is Aimed At Web Developers
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @09:55PM Torvalds' Secret Sauce For Linux: Willing To Be Wrong
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @05:49AM 'My Heroic and Lazy Stand Against IFTTT'
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @12:48AM New NASA Launch Control Software Late, Millions Over Budget
Monday March 28, 2016 @08:27PM Microsoft Finally Ships $8,999 Surface Hub
Monday March 28, 2016 @05:07PM Fredkin Gate Breakthrough Brings Quantum Computing Within Closer Reach
Sunday March 27, 2016 @08:58AM New Attack Discovered On Node.js Package Manager npm
Saturday March 26, 2016 @07:11AM Why Learning To Code Won't Save Your Job
Friday March 25, 2016 @09:03PM Is Old Tech Putting Banks Under Threat Of Extinction?
Friday March 25, 2016 @10:14AM K-12 CS Framework Calls For Teaching Kids Responsible Use of Avatars and Emoji
Friday March 25, 2016 @10:01AM Chromium Being Ported To VC++, Scrubbed of Compiler Bugs
Thursday March 24, 2016 @11:49AM Jason Bradbury Believes Coding Lessons In Schools Are a Waste of Time
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @07:50AM How One Dev Broke Node and Thousands of Projects In 11 Lines of JavaScript
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @09:19AM Tor Project Says It Can Quickly Catch Spying Code
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @02:31AM One Million School Children To Get Free BBC Micro:bit Computers
Monday March 21, 2016 @09:15AM Rust-Based Redox OS Devs Slam Linux, Unix, GPL
Friday March 18, 2016 @07:10PM More Devs Now Use OS X Than Linux, Says Survey
Friday March 18, 2016 @10:47AM NY Bill Would Provide Tax Credit For Open Source Contributors
Monday March 14, 2016 @12:52PM Microsoft to Open Source Minecraft-Based Project AIX
Saturday March 12, 2016 @08:51PM Code.org Hacked, Emails and Locations Data of Volunteers Compromised
Friday March 11, 2016 @03:57PM 'Serious Sam 1' Engine Released As Open Source
Thursday March 10, 2016 @10:36PM A California Jury Finds Copyright Infringement In an Interface
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @02:34PM Microsoft Releases First Public Preview of RTVS Under MIT and GPLv2 Licenses
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @02:25AM A New Reality For IT: the 18-Month Org Chart
Tuesday March 08, 2016 @03:34PM Open Source-happy Microsoft Joins Eclipse Foundation
Saturday March 05, 2016 @08:19PM Hundreds of Hackers Celebrate Open Data Day
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @10:09AM Mars Rover Code Used for Cyber-Espionage Malware
Thursday February 25, 2016 @10:25AM Chicago Public Schools Make Computer Science a Requirement For a HS Diploma
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @11:37AM New GitHub Upgrades Respond To Recent Complaints
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @03:40PM Programming Languages For Coding the Physical World
Monday February 15, 2016 @05:38PM Kotlin 1.0 Released
Thursday February 11, 2016 @03:33PM Interviews: Ask Author and Programmer Andy Nicholls About R
Thursday February 11, 2016 @12:08PM IBM Bequeaths the Express Framework To the Node.js Foundation
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @05:38PM AWS Terms of Service Offer a Break If Zombie Apocalypse Occurs
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @03:49PM Women Get Pull Requests Accepted More (Except When You Know They're Women)
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @04:36PM Uborne Children's Books Release For Free Computer Books From the '80s
Monday February 08, 2016 @04:01PM GitHub Open Sources Their Internal Testing Tool
Sunday February 07, 2016 @02:24AM Drag-and-Drop "CS" Tutorials: the Emperor's New Code?
Saturday February 06, 2016 @05:36PM Unreal Engine Will Soon Allow Developers To Build Games Inside of VR
Friday February 05, 2016 @09:43AM K-12 CS Framework Draft: Kids Taught To 'Protect Original Ideas' In Early Grades
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @06:01PM New Hack Shrinks Docker Containers
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @01:55PM Winner of the 2015 Underhanded C Contest Announced
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @10:00AM 7 Swift 2 Enhancements iOS Devs Will Love
Saturday January 30, 2016 @11:00AM Obama Calls For $4B 'Computer Science For All' Program For K-12 Schools
Friday January 29, 2016 @10:35AM Facebook Is Shuttering the Parse Developer Platform
Thursday January 28, 2016 @05:00PM GitHub Service Outage
Wednesday January 27, 2016 @12:09PM Ask Slashdot: How To Work On Source Code Without Having the Source Code?
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @09:32AM Ask Slashdot: What Are Your Experiences With Online IDEs For Web Development?
Saturday January 23, 2016 @05:27PM Software Hall of Fame Member Ed Yourdon Dies
Thursday January 21, 2016 @04:44PM Developers Frustrated with GitHub Prod For Changes In Bug Reports, Transparency
Thursday January 21, 2016 @01:49PM Code Reviews vs. Pair Programming
Tuesday January 19, 2016 @12:31PM Microsoft To Release Educational Version of Minecraft
Thursday January 14, 2016 @11:12PM Microsoft Open Sources Edge JavaScript Code, Plans Linux Port
Thursday January 14, 2016 @01:33PM The Best Ways To Simplify Your Code?
Friday January 08, 2016 @09:59PM ESP8266 Basic Interpreter Lowers IoT Entry Bar For Amateur Programmers
Thursday January 07, 2016 @03:27PM Java Named Top Programming Language of 2015
Tuesday December 29, 2015 @10:56PM Coding Style Survives Binary Compilation, Deanonymizes Programmers
Monday December 28, 2015 @01:04AM Perl 6 Released
Sunday December 27, 2015 @03:29PM Book torrent released before its release date: Linux C Programming
Thursday December 24, 2015 @12:09PM Did Google and the Hour of Code Get "Left" and "Right" Wrong?
Tuesday December 22, 2015 @01:07PM US Bureau of Labor Statistics: Programmer Jobs Will Decline 8%
Tuesday December 15, 2015 @09:47AM Developer Claims 'PS4 Officially Jailbroken'
Sunday December 13, 2015 @08:55PM Untangling the Tale of Ada Lovelace
Sunday December 13, 2015 @12:09AM WSJ: New Education Bill To Get More Coding In Classrooms
Friday December 11, 2015 @09:59PM HHVM Beats Stable Version of PHP 7.0 In Recent Benchmark