Over the last 20 years, Microsoft has transformed from a closed-source software giant to a company that embraces open source and actively contributes to the development community. One of the most significant milestones in this journey was Microsoft’s acquisition of GitHub, a popular platform for hosting and collaborating on open-source projects.
Software tools play a pivotal role in web development, from code editors to graphic design suites. Innovations in software technology enable developers and designers to work more efficiently, prototype rapidly, and debug with precision. With the rise of cloud-based solutions and integrated development environments, collaboration and deployment have become more streamlined than ever.
It can be hard to start programming. Especially if you’re going from a newish casual developer to doing a degree. Considering I’m in my fourth and final year of said degree, I’d like to think I know my way around my IDE of choice by now. I’d also like to think I know a few more things than 17-year-old Cait did back when I started my degree, I’d only really done basic HTML scripting, SQL and Python, and hadn’t considered the fact I could set up my IDE with other extensions to make my life easier.
Welcome to Hot Web Dev July 2023, featuring the latest web development. This month features news of a brand change, another brand upsetting its users and despite the haters, PHP is making a comeback, of sorts. If you have never programmed PHP then now is a good time, just don’t listen to all the haters. As usual, we have our coding resources and our tool of the month. Enjoy.
In the rapidly evolving world of online communities, changes often lead to seismic shifts. Such is the case with Reddit, a giant in the sphere, whose controversial policy modifications caused a significant backlash and opened the door for new platforms. Enter Lemmy, a burgeoning forum-like application, now rising to prominence in the wake of Reddit’s contentious decisions. This blog delves into the journey of these two platforms, highlighting their highs, lows, and the ongoing transformation of digital interaction.
There are many Mac productivity apps for developers on the market, and a ton of developers making them. Productivity is only made easy if the app is easy to use. This selection of Mac apps is simple to use and doesn’t require much setting up. If you are a busy developer you don’t have the time right. So, which are the best?
With each Visual Studio Code update, extensions can change. Some extensions may become built into the current release or stop being actively maintained. For whatever reason, it’s always good to try out new extensions and check old ones. Here are the Top 10 Visual Studio Code extensions 2022 that I use the most. Spoiler alert: Some of which are not the most popular.
Students have to complete several assignments every day. Sometimes it becomes difficult for them to handle these documents. Moreover, when the files are in PDF format, they become non-editable. Neither they can make changes in the content nor combine them.
Here come the PDF combiners that help you unify and merge multiple PDF files and make it easy for the students to manage the assignments in a better way.
Selecting the best software development process is critical to the success of the project. There are several popular models, but the one that is best for your project depends on the specific needs of the project. This article covers popular software development process models, methodologies and delves into the history of programming and software.
I recently installed Garuda Linux on my Lenovo Yoga laptop. I came across an issue where I couldn’t install the Microsoft version of Visual Studio Code as it wasn’t in any of the repositories. After a little digging, I came across a way you can install it from a git repo. This may also work on other arch Linux based distributions. Please let me know in the comments.
Considering that 95 percent of all security breaches are caused by human error, you may rethink your security strategy for a moment. If you want your credentials to stay protected, keep reading because we’re bringing you advice on how to build a solid security framework that’ll help to chase off any hacker out there.