19th > November > 2006 Archive
Educators boost US tech fortunes with cheap cluster
SC06Warning: This story will have minimal cynicism and sarcasm. It may reveal good-natured nerds.
Cross platform development for Windows and Mac OS X
Hands onI’ve been fascinated by cross-platform programming for more years than I care to remember, and my interest has recently been sharpened by the acquisition of a number of Apple Macs – both Intel and PPC (PowerPC). This article focuses primarily on some technical aspects of Qt, Trolltech’s cross-platform C++ toolkit which, as you may know, is the architectural core behind the KDE desktop on Linux. At the end, I show how easy it is to create a simple application without writing a line of code.