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  • JavaScript Tops Latest Programming Language Popularity Ranking From RedMonk

    JavaScript Tops Latest Programming Language Popularity Ranking From RedMonk

    Industry analyst firm RedMonk published today its latest quarterly programming language popularity ranking. JavaScript came out on top, followed closely by Java, PHP, and Python. The rankings are based on data collected from the open source project host GitHub and the programming questions and answer site StackOverflow, a measurement invented by Drew Conway and John Myles White in 2010. Read More

  • You’ve Got To Admit It’s Getting Better

    You’ve Got To Admit It’s Getting Better

    “I hate almost all software. It’s unnecessary and complicated at almost every layer … you don’t understand how fucked the whole thing is,” rants Ryan Dahl, the much- (and rightly-) lauded creator of Node.js. “It really, truly, is all crap. And it’s so much worse than anybody realizes,” agrees Zack Morris, who went on to add, “The industry… Read More

  • Scala Rider Bluetooth Helmet Headset For Motorcyclists

    Normal Bluetooth headsets don’t really work on motorcycles—a few friends of mine have tried. This Scala Rider headset was made especially for riders, with its boom mic and thinner body so it doesn’t get in the way of the helmet. The headset clamps into the helmet itself, the speaker goes into your ear, and the boom mic goes in front of your face. What did tech digest think… Read More