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Microsoft’s Project Tye aims to tame microservices development

Finding it tough to work with microservices? With Project Tye, Microsoft is offering an experimental developer tool intended to make it easier to build, test, and deploy microservices and distributed applications. Microsoft believes Project Tye, a .NET Foundation...

Career roadmap: Cloud engineer

The rise of the cloud as a major IT component for many organizations has led to a dramatic increase in demand for all types of skills related to cloud computing. One of the fastest-growing positions is cloud engineer — a key member of any cloud computing team.  I...

Quantum AI is still years from enterprise prime time

Quantum computing’s potential to revolutionize AI depends on growth of a developer ecosystem in which suitable tools, skills, and platforms are in abundance. To be considered ready for enterprise production deployment, the quantum AI industry would have to, at the...

Red Hat Runtimes adds Kubernetes-native Quarkus Java stack

Red Hat’s Quarkus, a Kubernetes-native Java stack, is now supported on the Red Hat Runtimes platform for developing cloud-native applications. A build of Quarkus is now part of Red Hat Runtimes middleware and integrates with the Red Hat OpenShift Kubernetes container...

10 steps to automating security in Kubernetes pipelines

Kubernetes pipelines face an ever-increasing range of threats that demand more integrated and automated security across the application lifecycle. Making things more complex, critical vulnerabilities can make their way into any stage of the pipeline: from build to...

Julia vs. Python: Which is best for data science?

Among the many use cases Python covers, data analytics has become perhaps the biggest and most significant. The Python ecosystem is loaded with libraries, tools, and applications that make the work of scientific computing and data analysis fast and convenient. But for...

Use of cloud collaboration tools surges and so do attacks

The COVID-19 pandemic has pushed companies to adapt to new government-mandated restrictions on workforce movement around the world. The immediate response has been rapid adoption and integration of cloud services, particularly cloud-based collaboration tools such...

BrandPost: Q&A: How open source made Kubernetes appealing to enterprise app developers

A conversation with Brian Gracely, Director Product Strategy, Red Hat OpenShift Q: Is Kubernetes really here to stay? What makes it more than just the flavor of the month? A: We are at an interesting inflection point right now with computing. We went from physical...

BrandPost: How Kubernetes tackles IT’s scaling challenges

Like life in general, IT has ups and downs. The users of a business application might be highly active throughout the workday, then go quiet after hours. Various industries see seasonal spikes in demand—think tax filing or holiday shopping. More vexingly, an unlikely...

Microsoft: Power Platform is for real developers, too

The Microsoft Power Platform might be best known as a set of cloud services for business analysts and so-called “citizen developers,” but Microsoft believes that professional developers can take advantage of it, too.  To this end, the company has introduced a...

12+ Best WordPress Job Board Plugins for 2020

If you are looking to add a job board to your WordPress website or create your own jobs website, then you will need to use an effective job board WordPress plugin. However, with many options to choose from, it can be difficult to know which plugin would be most...

19 Best Free WordPress Slider Plugins

In a recent post we discussed best WordPress slider plugins. And there were a lot of awesome options for you to choose from! But this time around we’re going to focus on the best free WordPress slider plugins only. “Why?” — you ask. The free plugins you find...

How to Export and Import Gutenberg Blocks in WordPress

At first, WordPress users had a bittersweet relationship with the WordPress block based builder. Then as we discovered in our guide to Gutenberg, the new editor comes with amazing features that make creating beautiful content easy and fun. Now, some can’t get enough...

Grow Your WordPress Business with Newsletters

Newsletters are among the most effective ways for brands to connect with their clients and prospects. They allow you to communicate in a simple yet affordable manner. As a marketer, I feel that newsletters stand out as incredible alternatives to other channels due to...

Simple Security Checklist for WordPress Sites

Did you know over 100,000 websites are hacked daily? That’s right, cybercrime is a serious threat to any company, and anybody with a WordPress site isn’t safe either. I have had a run-in with hackers (and had to recover my WordPress site), and you probably know it was...

14 Best Slider Plugins for WordPress

We’ve all seen a quality slider when shopping online, but what is it that makes sliders appealing? To start with, a great slider is responsive and works well on just about any tablet or smartphone. Other must-have features include: Smooth animated effects Parallax...

Ultimate WordPress Schema Markup Guide

There are quite literally billions of websites on the internet, which means you have to work hard if you want yours to stand out from the crowd. In recent years, there has been a big focus on Search Engine Optimization (SEO) for making your website visible and people...

10+ Best WordPress Author Box Plugins

One common but often overlooked feature on many WordPress websites is the author’s bio box. Usually found at the end of the blog post, the author box boosts the likability, hence the credibility and legitimacy of your website. Your readers can learn more about you or...

Time Saving SQL Queries for WordPress

If you are a WordPress website owner, there is a lot of stuff to take care of. Constantly updating your blog content, adding new products, changing prices, and we do not even mention regular plugins update, providing a dev with access and doing many more things as a...

Sendinblue vs Mailchimp – Email Marketing Compared

In this review article we’ll compare Sendinblue vs Mailchimp – two popular email marketing and marketing automation platforms. Traditionally, both Sendinblue and Mailchimp started out as email marketing tools, and gradually evolved into holistic all-in-one marketing...

How to avoid stereotypes when designing for global markets

Did you know we have an online conference about product design coming up? SPRINT will cover how designers and product owners can stay ahead of the curve in these unprecedented times.  Hello, Bonjour, Hola, 你好, Guten Tag, こんにちは, Привет, Merhaba, Jó Napot, Здраво!...

Twitter now lets you schedule tweets — here’s how

Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. Earlier this month, we reported that Twitter is rolling out a ‘schedule tweet’ option to some users. Now, the social...

How to start a Google Meet session from Gmail

Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. Google has added a feature to Gmail that went missing with the death of Hangouts: namely, the ability for anyone to start a...

SpaceX and NASA’s crewed mission postponed until the weekend due to bad weather

Last night, SpaceX aimed to ink its name in history books as it was preparing to launch NASA Astronauts in space. However, both agencies decided to postpone the launch to Saturday, May 30  due to bad weather. Astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley...

HBO Max has launched — here’s what you need to get started

Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. The time has come: HBO Max, the latest competitor in the streaming wars, has launched. You can sign up for the 7-day free...

Scientists are using AI to predict which lung cancer patients will relapse

A new AI tool could predict which lung cancer patients will suffer a relapse by analyzing genetic data and pathology images. Pathologists trained the tool to differentiate between immune cells and cancer cells in tumors. This revealed...

YouTube removed phrase critical of Chinese government due to AI error

For the last few weeks, users have noticed that particular Chinese expressions have been automatically removed from YouTube comments. After rampant speculation about why Google would want these phrases — both of which are critical of the Chinese government — to be...

Microsoft brings Edge’s hidden Surf Game to everyone

Back in February, Microsoft hid a nifty little surfing game into its Edge browser, which started out as an easter egg to celebrate the browser‘s new logo. (Get it? Like surfing the web?) At the time, it was only available to users on the canary and dev...

Twitter embeds fact-checking links in Trump’s lying tweets

Credit: Wikimedia Commons It looks like Twitter’s finally had enough of US President Donald Trump‘s abuse of its platform. Today, keen observers may have noticed the president‘s @realDonaldTrump Twitter account has been splashed with a couple of fact-checking embeds...

How I accidentally built a tech startup — without any technological knowledge

In 2012, I was working in some of the most remote areas of Pakistan, aiming to empower local farmers’ waste energy projects and advance sustainability in the region. I was traveling hundreds of kilometers to carry out face-to-face negotiations, racking my brain...

World of WordPress

12+ Best WordPress Job Board Plugins for 2020

12+ Best WordPress Job Board Plugins for 2020

If you are looking to add a job board to your WordPress website or create your own jobs website, then you will need to use an effective job board WordPress plugin. However, with many options to choose from, it can be difficult to know which plugin would be most...

19 Best Free WordPress Slider Plugins

19 Best Free WordPress Slider Plugins

In a recent post we discussed best WordPress slider plugins. And there were a lot of awesome options for you to choose from! But this time around we’re going to focus on the best free WordPress slider plugins only. “Why?” — you ask. The free plugins you find...

How to Export and Import Gutenberg Blocks in WordPress

How to Export and Import Gutenberg Blocks in WordPress

At first, WordPress users had a bittersweet relationship with the WordPress block based builder. Then as we discovered in our guide to Gutenberg, the new editor comes with amazing features that make creating beautiful content easy and fun. Now, some can’t get enough...

The Info World

Career roadmap: Cloud engineer

Career roadmap: Cloud engineer

The rise of the cloud as a major IT component for many organizations has led to a dramatic increase in demand for all types of skills related to cloud computing. One of the fastest-growing positions is cloud engineer — a key member of any cloud computing team.  I...

Quantum AI is still years from enterprise prime time

Quantum AI is still years from enterprise prime time

Quantum computing’s potential to revolutionize AI depends on growth of a developer ecosystem in which suitable tools, skills, and platforms are in abundance. To be considered ready for enterprise production deployment, the quantum AI industry would have to, at the...

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How to start a Google Meet session from Gmail

How to start a Google Meet session from Gmail

Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. Google has added a feature to Gmail that went missing with the death of Hangouts: namely, the ability for anyone to start a...

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