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A first look at Google’s Android Studio 1.0: Climbing out of the Eclipse kitchen sink

Neat Android dev tool from Google - but another firm's IDEA
Tim Anderson, 09 Dec 16:54

Devs: Barack Obama's gunning for your job!

President needs a new gig in two years and his CV's a bit better than yours
Simon Sharwood, 09 Dec 04:29

Google pushes 'go' on Android Studio

'Our software is not released. It ESCAPES'
Richard Chirgwin, 09 Dec 04:02

Microsoft forks .NET and WHOMP! Here comes .NET Core app dev stack

Modular platform will be more agile - but devs fret over porting
Tim Anderson, 05 Dec 15:01

Docker: Here, take the wheel – now YOU can run your own containers

DockerCon EU New tool lets you grab your Dockers in the privacy of your own firewall
Neil McAllister, 05 Dec 02:35

Docker grabs conductor's baton, jumps into cluster orchestration

DockerCon EU Forget containers – are you ready for a platform?
Neil McAllister, 04 Dec 19:02

Meet Jack and Jill: Google’s new Android compilers

Android diverging further from official Java? Don't go breaking your crown
Tim Anderson, 04 Dec 09:29

Microsoft: So sorry for NOT paying Xbox indie game devs on time

$397bn IT giant says payment will take two weeks
Iain Thomson, 04 Dec 01:58

CoreOS's Docker-rival Rocket: We drill into new container contender

Analysis Can CoreOS achieve liftoff in Linux container space race?
Neil McAllister, 03 Dec 19:30

Chef and HP cook up partnership for infrastructure as code – even on Windows

HP Discover Infrastructure automation goes mainstream?
Tim Anderson, 02 Dec 16:57
Container meltdown

CONTAINER WARS: CoreOS blasts Rocket rival at Docker

Claim's Docker's direction is 'fundamentally flawed'
Neil McAllister, 01 Dec 20:51
Dingo Gap

Get your staff working on the move: Develop that app for mobile

Mind the gap between the data centre and the handset
Dave Cartwright, 01 Dec 10:25
Blend for Visual Studio 2015

Pity the poor Windows developer: The tools for desktop development are in disarray

Analysis A Microsoft posting reveals deep-seated issues
Tim Anderson, 27 Nov 11:00

Opinion

HTML5 vs native: Harry Coder and the mudblood mobile app princes

Developers just want their ideas to generate money
Charlie Chaplin The Cure (1917)

Making an entrance: Remote door-opening tech

Breaking Fad Personal portal peace of mind
Nigel Whitfield, 30 Oct 13:02
Angry-looking cat. Pic by  Guyon Morée from Beverwijk, Netherlands. licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic license

This time it's SO REAL: Overcoming the open-source orgasm myth with TODO

If the web giants need it to work, hey, maybe it'll work
Gavin Clarke, 30 Oct 09:58
The Queen Mother by Phil Houghton

Sign off my IT project or I’ll PHONE your MUM

Something for the Weekend, Sir? Honestly, it’s a piece of piss
Alistair Dabbs, 18 Oct 08:01

News

Post-Microsoft, post-PC programming: The portable REVOLUTION

Code jockeys: count up and grab your fabulous tablets
Scott Gilbertson, 27 Nov 09:04

NSA SOURCE CODE LEAK: Information slurp tools to appear online

Now you can run your own intelligence agency
Neil McAllister, 25 Nov 21:38

How secure is Docker? If you're not running version 1.3.2, NOT VERY

UPGRADE NOW to fix vuln found in all previous versions
Neil McAllister, 25 Nov 00:01

Google's Chrome to pull plug on plugins next September

Firing squad scheduled for ancient Netscape tech
Neil McAllister, 24 Nov 22:41

We have a winner! Fresh Linux Mint 17.1 – hands down the best

Review Beats Ubuntu, Fedora, openSUSE, Elementary
Scott Gilbertson, 24 Nov 12:31

HTML5 vs native: Harry Coder and the mudblood mobile app princes

Developers just want their ideas to generate money
Matt Asay, 24 Nov 12:03

Google, Rockstar to bury zombie Nortel patent lawsuit

Ceasefire called in anti-Android skirmish
Neil McAllister, 20 Nov 22:08

Be real, Apple: In-app goodie grab games AREN'T FREE – EU

Cupertino stands down after Euro legal threats
Jennifer Baker, 20 Nov 15:03

Microsoft adds video offering to Office 365. Oh NOES, you'll need Adobe Flash

Lovely presentations... but not on your Flash-hating mobe
Tim Anderson, 19 Nov 12:44

Ceph-starter Suse to enter software-defined storage market

Linux vendor aims to take on EMC with commodity storage
Neil McAllister, 19 Nov 04:02

HORROR! Imagine if anyone could find out EVERYTHING you EVER tweeted

Cripes. Engineers open up ALL microblurts since 2006
Shaun Nichols, 19 Nov 01:58
Apple Watch

Get your CLOCK out, you coders: Apple emits Watch dev kit

Time to get to work making Tim Cook et al even wealthier
Iain Thomson, 19 Nov 00:33
The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari

Microsoft: Your Linux Docker containers are now OURS to command

New tool lets admins wrangle Linux apps from Windows
Neil McAllister, 18 Nov 22:27
Apple iPhone 4S

Bug fixes! Get your APPLE BUG FIXES! iOS and OS X updates right here!

Yosemite fixes Wi-Fi hiccup, older iOS devices get performance boost
Shaun Nichols, 18 Nov 08:01
Google Wallet 'vision' illustration

Soz, web devs: Google snatches its Wallet off the table

Killing off web service in 3 months... but app-happy bonkers are fine
Simon Rockman, 17 Nov 15:03

Facebook, working on Facebook at Work, works on Facebook. At Work

You don't want your cat or drunk pics at the office
Kelly Fiveash, 17 Nov 10:22
Screenshot of Windows 10 Preview's OneDrive UI

Meet Windows 10's new UI for OneDrive – also known as File Explorer

New preview build continues Redmond's retreat to the desktop
Neil McAllister, 15 Nov 02:35

FTC to Apple: Turn your head and cough while we feel for balls-up with HealthKit privacy

Wouldn't want hackers to know you're piling on pounds, right?
Shaun Nichols, 14 Nov 22:50
E Fun Nextbook

Walmart's $99 crap-let will make people hate Windows 8.1 even more

With 1GB of RAM and 16GB of storage, the E Fun Nextbook will be anything but
Iain Thomson, 14 Nov 20:14