Tag: developers

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The Federal Government is Pushing for Security-Aware Developers

November 30, 2022

Via: Nextgov

In the past two years, we have seen the cybersecurity world forced to “grow up” quickly. The approach to security in the supply chain has been especially prominent, requiring fast-tracked solutions to successfully align with accelerating official mandates and recommendations. […]

Hardware & Software, Tech

Facebook criticizes Apple as it welcomes Europe’s new tech rules

December 16, 2020


Facebook accused Apple of using its power to “harm developers and consumers” and welcomed draft laws outlined by the European Commission. The new laws announced Tuesday — known as the Digital Markets Act and the Digital Services Act — are […]

Hardware & Software, Tech

Docker developers can now build Arm containers on their desktops

April 24, 2019

Via: Tech Crunch

Docker and Arm today announced a major new partnership that will see the two companies collaborate in bringing improved support for the Arm platform to Docker’s tools. The main idea here is to make it easy for Docker developers to […]

Cybersecurity, Hardware & Software, Tech

Apple’s iOS will now confirm you meant to subscribe to that app

April 12, 2019

Via: Tech Crunch

Apple has added another step to prevent users from accidentally signing up for an iOS app’s subscription – or, from being tricked into it by a scammy app not playing by the rules. The company recently rolled out a subscription […]

Hardware & Software, Tech

Amazon expands program that pays developers for top voice apps to France, Italy & Spain

March 11, 2019

Via: Tech Crunch

Amazon is expanding its program that directly pays Alexa developers in cash for building valuable, quality voice apps to new markets in Europe: France, Italy, and Spain. Originally launched in the U.S. in 2017 for those developers building game skills, […]


Google has finally started renting its new A.I. chips to outside developers

February 12, 2018

Via: CNBC – Top News

Google has finally started allowing other companies to rent its artificial intelligence-tailored chips in the cloud. The company announced in a blog post on Monday that tensor processing units are available in “limited quantities” for a select set of customers […]


Android security: Google cracks down on apps that want to use accessibility services

November 13, 2017

Via: ZDnet

Google has told Android developers that they won’t be able to publish their applications on the Google Play store if the app uses accessibility services for anything other than its intended purpose. Officially, accessibility services is an Android API designed […]


Open-source developers targeted in sophisticated malware attack

March 30, 2017

Via: CIO

For the past few months, developers who publish their code on GitHub have been targeted in an attack campaign that uses a little-known but potent cyberespionage malware. The attacks started in January and consisted of malicious emails specifically crafted to […]

Hardware & Software, Tech

One-in-three developers fear A.I. will replace them

March 9, 2016

Via: CIO

What keeps software developers up at night, other than coding? The fear that artificial intelligence systems can replace them, according to a new survey. Evans Data Corp., in a survey of 550 software developers, asked them about the most worrisome […]


IBM goes all in on blockchain, offers cloud-based service

February 17, 2016

Via: CIO

IBM is betting big on blockchain secure-records technology taking off beyond its traditional use in bitcoin and other financial transactions. The company is now offering a cloud-based service to allow developers to set up blockchain networks and test and deploy […]


Slack sets aside $80 million to help developers extend its platform

December 16, 2015

Via: CIO

If there’s any company that’s been virtually synonymous with growth over the past year or so, it’s Slack, and now the team-software vendor is taking a big step to make sure that momentum continues. The company has established an $80 […]


Nest aims for central role in connected homes, enticing developers to integrate

October 1, 2015

Via: itCurated

The big winners in connected homes will be vendors of whole platforms, not individual products, and Google’s Nest division is pushing hard to play that role.After pioneering Thread, a low-power networking protocol, Nest is now introducing an application layer that […]