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The new edge in edge computing

It wasn't that long ago when with servers in our offices, we all had edge computing. Of course, we didn't think of it that way. It was just what worked. Then, along came the cloud, and everything changed. Computers were hundreds of miles and milliseconds away. For our...

The community hat rules the company hat in open source

Identity matters in open source, but not how you might think. For example, Lili Cosic works for Red Hat, and she’s also a maintainer within the Kubernetes community, responsible for kube-state-metrics. While Red Hat encourages Cosic in her Kubernetes work, they don’t...

How to use attribute routing in ASP.NET Core

The routing middleware in ASP.NET Core is adept at mapping incoming requests to the respective route handlers. You can set up routing in ASP.NET Core in two different ways: attribute-based routing and convention-based routing.Unlike convention-based routing, in which...

ECMA proposal would bring records and tuples to JavaScript

JavaScript would gain record and tuple value types under a proposal before ECMA International, the standards body that oversees the popular programming language for web development.Records and tuples would introduce two deeply immutable data structures to JavaScript:...

COVID-19 leads to shocking cloud computing bills

It’s pretty significant when the Wall Street Journal talks about cloud issues, and this story (behind a paywall) is no different. The gist is that as enterprises support a mostly remote workforce with cloud computing, they are, of course, seeing rapid growth in...

GitHub roadmap reveals feature plans and timelines

GitHub has published a public roadmap, offering users a glimpse of what to expect from the popular code-sharing platform in the coming months. New capabilities in the works range from code scanning to workflow and security enhancements.The GitHub roadmap covers a...

JDK 16 begins to take shape

Although not due to arrive until March 2021, Java Development Kit (JDK) 16 is beginning to take shape, starting with enabling C++ 14 language features in JDK C++ source code.JDK 16 will be the reference implementation of the version of standard Java set to follow JDK...

Java’s move to GitHub set for September

The OpenJDK Community effort to move the source code of standard Java from Mercurial repos to Git repos on GitHub is proceeding, with early-September set as the target date.Current plans have Oracle’s Java Platform Group transitioning the jdk/jdk repo hosted on...

BrandPost: Container Orchestration Solutions: Key Attributes to Seek

Companies today are increasingly using container technology to accelerate application development and deployment, while ensuring the portability of apps across different clouds.However, containers require a higher level of orchestration and management skills, as well...

7 superb Python books for every skill level

The more popular or more powerful a programming language, the better the odds of finding not only many books about it, but a diversity of books. As Python has soared in popularity, so have the number and variety of the books created to help people learn the language...

10 New Plugins for Beginner & Experienced Bloggers

So you finally took the plunge and decided to create a WordPress website. That’s pretty impressive! You went ahead and added a great deal of fantastic content. Again, that’s awesome. All that remains now is growing your WordPress website and rock your world.Perhaps...

How To Add Instagram Photos To WordPress

By now you probably either have an Instagram account or you have seen one on the web at some point or another. As of June 2018 Instagram has over a billion active users making it one of the most popular social media networks today. And because it’s become...

5 Types of WooCommerce Issues to Watch For

WooCommerce has a lot going for it. Its super-flexibility makes it easy to customize, and it continues to be the go-to e-commerce choice for WordPress sites.The only downside to WooCommerce is that, due to its nature as an open source platform, there’s no WooCommerce...

How to Create a Dynamic Slider in WordPress

If you were compiling a list of the website features which will make your WordPress site stand out a slider will be high on the list. But if you truly want an impressive custom website you will need a slider with dynamic content capabilities.What is Dynamic Content?...

8 Characteristics of a Great Portfolio Website

If you’re a freelance wordpress designer or developer, you probably know how important it is to have a good portfolio. It can serve as a powerful marketing and sales tool and increase your chances of getting hired if you create it properly. That’s why today I would...

5 Essential WooCommerce Accounting Tips

Accounting may be painful, but we all know it’s a necessity. If you want your business to grow (or even continue running) you need to have your numbers in order and prepare for every tax season.Does the thought of tax season cause you stress and anxiety? Are you...

10 Best WordPress Multi-Author Management Plugins

Running a website is tough. There are only 24 hours in a day, and tasks can quickly stack up; writing your content, marketing it, promoting it via social media, and responding to any queries is exhausting, not to mention time-consuming.Most successful people quickly...

12 Best Free Restaurant WordPress Plugins of 2020

The best restaurant websites have come a long way from the days of simply displaying menu items and contact details. They’ve evolved to evoke a restaurant’s sense of style, and give customers a visual taster of what they might experience during their visit....

10+ Best Professional Niche WordPress Themes

WordPress is the most popular content management system in the world, there is no doubt in the fact. More than 30% of all websites that are available on the modern-day web are running on the specific web platform. The community of WordPress developers grows and...

5 Fastest LearnDash Themes for Your eLearning Site

Imagine you’re searching for something on Google. You click the first result, expecting to find out what you were looking for in the next few seconds. However, the web page doesn’t load for quite a few minutes. The tiny wheel in the tab of your browser bar keeps going...

What to expect from Samsung’s Note 20 event on August 5

Samsung is holding its marquee Galaxy Unpacked event on August 5 where the company is slated to launch a trove of new devices, including the Galaxy Note 20 and the Galaxy Fold 2. The event is virtual this year because well, coronavirus. The show will start at 10...

How Subaru created the blueprint for selling cars to LGBTQI+ consumers

When it comes to projecting our identity to the world, there are few products that do so as powerfully as cars. What we drive can tell the world more about who we are than where we live, where we went to school, or who our parents are. You are what you drive, as they...

Speechify can turn any written text into spoken word to boost your productivity

TLDR: Speechify Audio Reader can magically help you read more by turning any text into spoken audio you can listen to anywhere. Audiobooks are a godsend for people who love to read, yet feel like they can never find the time to actually crack a book. And that doesn’t...

Learn the SEO and social media tactics to build a truly thriving online business

TLDR: The SEO and Social Media Ads Certification Bundle explains how to market, grow audiences, and convert sales in the online world. If you don’t feel 100 percent comfortable that you’ve got a full command over how to reach and market to potential customers online,...

New 3D model reveals Venus’ volcanoes are actually still active

There is something shifty about plate tectonics “Across the lansdcape, steam vents hiss gaseous breath from deep inside the planet, creating an environment that feels like it hangs in the balance between our world and another.”― Stefanie Payne, A Year in the National...

How to name your baby using machine learning

When I was young, I always hated being named Dale. This is mostly because my primary image of what Dales looked like was shaped by Dale Gribble from King of the Hill, and also Dale Earnhardt Jr., the NASCAR driver. Dale Gribble image [credit], Dale Earnhardt Jr image...

Trump says he will sign the order to ban TikTok today

TikTok might be looking at a ban in the US soon, as President Donald Trump said he could sign the executive order to block the app by Saturday. According to a report from Bloomberg, Trump told reporters on Friday night that the app will be banned from the...

Ultraviolet light gives astronomers new clues on mysterious stellar eruptions

This is where the story gets hot In December 2019, astronomers at the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) in California spotted a supernova they dubbed SN2019yvq. Analysis of the data revealed this was a type Ia [one A] supernova, a fairly-common type of explosion...

Prosecutors claim to have caught teenage mastermind behind Twitter hack

Three of the alleged perpetrators behind the July 16 Twitter hack have now been identified and charged, say prosecutors. Of the three identified by an Federal Bureau of Investigation and Department of Justice investigation, one — the alleged mastermind behind the...

New AI tool detects child sexual abuse material with ‘99% precision’

Child sexual abuse material on the web has grown exponentially in recent years. In 2019, there were 69.1 million files reported to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children in the US — triple the levels of 2017 and a 15,000% increase over the...

World of WordPress

How to Create a Dynamic Slider in WordPress

How to Create a Dynamic Slider in WordPress

If you were compiling a list of the website features which will make your WordPress site stand out a slider will be high on the list. But if you truly want an impressive custom website you will need a slider with dynamic content capabilities.What is Dynamic Content?...

8 Characteristics of a Great Portfolio Website

8 Characteristics of a Great Portfolio Website

If you’re a freelance wordpress designer or developer, you probably know how important it is to have a good portfolio. It can serve as a powerful marketing and sales tool and increase your chances of getting hired if you create it properly. That’s why today I would...

5 Essential WooCommerce Accounting Tips

5 Essential WooCommerce Accounting Tips

Accounting may be painful, but we all know it’s a necessity. If you want your business to grow (or even continue running) you need to have your numbers in order and prepare for every tax season.Does the thought of tax season cause you stress and anxiety? Are you...

The Info World

COVID-19 leads to shocking cloud computing bills

COVID-19 leads to shocking cloud computing bills

It’s pretty significant when the Wall Street Journal talks about cloud issues, and this story (behind a paywall) is no different. The gist is that as enterprises support a mostly remote workforce with cloud computing, they are, of course, seeing rapid growth in...

GitHub roadmap reveals feature plans and timelines

GitHub roadmap reveals feature plans and timelines

GitHub has published a public roadmap, offering users a glimpse of what to expect from the popular code-sharing platform in the coming months. New capabilities in the works range from code scanning to workflow and security enhancements.The GitHub roadmap covers a...

All Things Tech

In the pandemic economy, tech companies are raking it in

In the pandemic economy, tech companies are raking it in

From a pure entertainment perspective, I am genuinely sorry that the House’s antitrust hearing targeting the big four tech companies — Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google — took place Wednesday instead of next week. Because literally a day after a meeting attempting to...

Design & Development News

How to name your baby using machine learning

How to name your baby using machine learning

When I was young, I always hated being named Dale. This is mostly because my primary image of what Dales looked like was shaped by Dale Gribble from King of the Hill, and also Dale Earnhardt Jr., the NASCAR driver. Dale Gribble image [credit], Dale Earnhardt Jr image...

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