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The Register
Fork YOU! Sure, take the code. Then what?manner, makes it seem like forking a piece of software is not a big deal. Inde
Fork YOU! Sure, take the code. Then what?
The Register / Posted 51 minutes ago
manner, makes it seem like forking a piece of software is not a big deal. Indeed, forking a small project you find on GitHub is not a big deal. There's even a handy button to make it easy to fork it. Unlike many things in programming though,... Read more
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The Register
Bot-herders fire fake GPS co-ords at Niantic to collect Pokémonand bring them home. Published “for educational use only” (read: “don't sue us
Bot-herders fire fake GPS co-ords at Niantic to collect Pokémon
The Register / Posted 2 hours ago
and bring them home. Published “for educational use only” (read: “don't sue us, go after users”), the Necrobot at GitHub does all the messing about with Pokeballs for you. Present it with a valid game login, give it a starting point, and... Read more
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The Register
Plenty of fish in the C, IEEE finds in language popularity contestnoting however that the IEEE's sources are extremely diverse: the index compris
Plenty of fish in the C, IEEE finds in language popularity contest
The Register / Posted 6 hours ago
noting however that the IEEE's sources are extremely diverse: the index comprises search results from Google, Twitter, GitHub, StackOverflow, Reddit, Hacker News, CareerBuilder, Dice, and the institute's own eXplore Digital Library. Even then,... Read more
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The Verge
Pokémon Go player uses a bot to reach the game's maximum levelworked, that remains a mystery. Some commenters suggested a bot, which can be f
Pokémon Go player uses a bot to reach the game's maximum level
The Verge / Posted 15 hours ago
worked, that remains a mystery. Some commenters suggested a bot, which can be found openly on code repositories like GitHub, could do the trick if it was designed or modified to check in at pokéstops and catch pokémon, both of which net small... Read more
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CIO
How Wal-Mart enables 'innersource' with GithubThe payment team representative can simply build the feature and contribute it
How Wal-Mart enables 'innersource' with Github
CIO / Posted 15 hours ago
The payment team representative can simply build the feature and contribute it directly to the cart/checkout code through GitHub, the code repository Labs relies heavily on to test and review code. “Ideally all code will be like that,” King... Read more
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New Kerala
Facebook's Surround 360 blueprints available to everyone - newkerala.com #96338open-source, but it was not quite ready to release it to the public. Now, if a
Facebook's Surround 360 blueprints available to everyone - newkerala.com #96338
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
open-source, but it was not quite ready to release it to the public. Now, if anyone heads over to the Surround 360's GitHub repository, they can check out the PDF that outlines all the materials they will need to make the camera and how it... Read more
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The Register
Facebook Surround360 design lands at GitHubgood on its March promise to publish its Surround360 camera design and software
Facebook Surround360 design lands at GitHub
The Register / Posted yesterday
good on its March promise to publish its Surround360 camera design and software. The whole kit and caboodle has landed at GitHub. You'll need your own machinist and around US$30,000 to get started. The company explains here that the kit isn't “a”... Read more
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Wired News
Facebook Frees Its VR Camera to Push 360 Video Everywherethe last several months creating. And now, the company has made good on that pl
Facebook Frees Its VR Camera to Push 360 Video Everywhere
Wired News / Posted yesterday
the last several months creating. And now, the company has made good on that pledge. This morning, Facebook put it all on GitHub: the camera’s designs, assembly instructions, control software, and, crucially, the code that stitches the camera’s... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Inside Facebook's $30,000 Surround 360 Camera Projectcomputer and storage system. Developers can access designs for the hardware and
Inside Facebook's $30,000 Surround 360 Camera Project
Fast Company Magazine / Posted yesterday
computer and storage system. Developers can access designs for the hardware and software, as well as the stitching code, on GitHub. With 360 imagery, users can see all around them, in 360 degrees. That’s ideal for VR headsets, which allow people to... Read more
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The Register
Remix chomps Marshmallow, updates its Android for PCsOS boots on x86 as well as ARM devices: the team leans heavily on the x86 proje
Remix chomps Marshmallow, updates its Android for PCs
The Register / Posted yesterday
OS boots on x86 as well as ARM devices: the team leans heavily on the x86 project and has developed a custom kernel (x86 github repository) to add tweaks such as power management. The prize is here is casual computing in developed markets, and... Read more
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The Register
UK 'leccy car company Ecotricity patches leaky car recharge apphis suspicion that the rest of the Ecotricity API might not have had the scruti
UK 'leccy car company Ecotricity patches leaky car recharge app
The Register / Posted 2 days ago
his suspicion that the rest of the Ecotricity API might not have had the scrutiny it needs, Helme has posted his mapping of the API to https://github.com/ScottHelme/Ecotricity-API GitHub. The company fixed the bug after receiving Helme's... Read more
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Business Wire
Developers Race Ahead with Sensor-Cloud Developer Kit from Silicon Labspricing, availability and videos at www.silabs.com/daysofthunderboard. Download
Developers Race Ahead with Sensor-Cloud Developer Kit from Silicon Labs
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
pricing, availability and videos at www.silabs.com/daysofthunderboard. Download mobile apps and cloud software from GitHub. Discover how easy it is to develop intelligent sensor node applications for health and fitness wearables, home and... Read more
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The Register
Oops: bounty-hunter found Vine's source code in plain sightapp Twitter acquired in 2012. According to this post (warning: he likes the bl
Oops: bounty-hunter found Vine's source code in plain sight
The Register / Posted 3 days ago
app Twitter acquired in 2012. According to this post (warning: he likes the blink tag) by @avicoder (Vjecx at GitHub), Vine's source code was for a while available on what was supposed to be a private Docker registry. While... Read more
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The Register
US standards lab says SMS is no good for authenticationit's chosen that terminology, rather than its usual submission process, because
US standards lab says SMS is no good for authentication
The Register / Posted 3 days ago
it's chosen that terminology, rather than its usual submission process, because it's let the body put the documents up on GitHub to gather preliminary responses. “We’re calling it a public preview because some of our agency partners (and NIST... Read more
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iol.co.za
The high-stakes race in Silicon Valleysystem. Since emerging, TensorFlow has become the most popular AI programming
The high-stakes race in Silicon Valley
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
system. Since emerging, TensorFlow has become the most popular AI programming project on software code sharing service GitHub, leapfrogging well-regarded systems created by universities and corporate rivals, according to data gathered by... Read more
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Mashable
3D printers are never going to be a thingchallenges we faced in our six failed attempts to 3D-print the Pokédex. The fi
3D printers are never going to be a thing
Mashable / Posted 4 days ago
challenges we faced in our six failed attempts to 3D-print the Pokédex. The first challenge was getting the 3D file from GitHub to work with our 3D printing software. The file was distributed in a Sketchup format, which our 3D printer doesn't... Read more
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The PUC Chronicle
Lead Java Software Developer at Purdue University Calumet (integration and deployment such as Jenkins, Concourse CI and/or Gradle Source
Lead Java Software Developer at Purdue University Calumet (
The PUC Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
integration and deployment such as Jenkins, Concourse CI and/or Gradle Source Control Management (preferably Git/GitHub) Strong database skills preferably experience using Oracle or SQL Server. Data (SQL or similar query language) and... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
The Activist Push To Force Silicon Valley To Move Faster On Diversitynumerous projects and apps have been built aimed at people in the trans communi
The Activist Push To Force Silicon Valley To Move Faster On Diversity
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 5 days ago
numerous projects and apps have been built aimed at people in the trans community. Not only that, big companies like GitHub and institutions like Harvard have sponsored TRANS*H4CK events. Next month the organization will host avirtual... Read more
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The PUC Chronicle
Lead Digital Software Engineer at Purdue University Calumet (integration and deployment such as Jenkins, Concourse CI and/or Gradle Source
Lead Digital Software Engineer at Purdue University Calumet (
The PUC Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
integration and deployment such as Jenkins, Concourse CI and/or Gradle Source Control Management (preferably Git/GitHub) Strong database skills preferably experience using Oracle or SQL Server. Data (SQL or similar query language) and... Read more
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The Register
IETF boffins design a DNS for digital moneyproject under the supervision of a non-profit foundation and provide the protoc
IETF boffins design a DNS for digital money
The Register / Posted 6 days ago
project under the supervision of a non-profit foundation and provide the protocol royalty-free. The specs and code are on GitHub and a website stores a lot of other information as well as recent presentations. Folks at the IETF were very... Read more
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LinuxInsider.com
Splice Machine Creates Open Source, Enterprise Splitlaunched a website to support the growing Splice Machine community, which inclu
Splice Machine Creates Open Source, Enterprise Split
LinuxInsider.com / Posted 6 days ago
launched a website to support the growing Splice Machine community, which includes tutorials, videos, a developer forum, a GitHub repository, a StackOverflow tag and a Slack channel. These resources are rich with code to help developers, data... Read more
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TechNewsWorld.com
Splice Machine Creates Open Source, Enterprise Splitlaunched a website to support the growing Splice Machine community, which inclu
Splice Machine Creates Open Source, Enterprise Split
TechNewsWorld.com / Posted 6 days ago
launched a website to support the growing Splice Machine community, which includes tutorials, videos, a developer forum, a GitHub repository, a StackOverflow tag and a Slack channel. These resources are rich with code to help developers, data... Read more
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SiliconANGLE
LinkedIn open-sources a speedy mobile cache touted as better than Apple’sAPI that lets developers quickly tailor its behavior to their needs. And it’s a
LinkedIn open-sources a speedy mobile cache touted as better than Apple’s
SiliconANGLE / Posted 6 days ago
API that lets developers quickly tailor its behavior to their needs. And it’s also possible to customize the underlying source-code if necessary thanks to the project’s open-source license. The code and documentation are available now o... Read more
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International Business Times
Pokemon Go Google Maps hack shows cheats where to find every Pokemon around of the map showing where exact locations to where to find Pokemon and gyms Use
Pokemon Go Google Maps hack shows cheats where to find every Pokemon around
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
of the map showing where exact locations to where to find Pokemon and gyms Users will have to visit the Reddit or GitHub link then download Python (a programming tool) and input some command line in order to get it running. A step-by-step... Read more
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Macworld
Firefox will start blocking Flash content next monthby as much as 10 percent. The initial blocked content will be restricted to a s
Firefox will start blocking Flash content next month
Macworld / Posted 6 days ago
by as much as 10 percent. The initial blocked content will be restricted to a specific list that Mozilla has put up on Github, with plans to add more block targets to the list over time. In 2017, Firefox will make all Flash content... Read more
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Computer Business Review
Google launches faster ad tools for websites as research reveals page complexity kills mobile advertisingrich content like video, animations and graphics to work alongside smart ads an
Google launches faster ad tools for websites as research reveals page complexity kills mobile advertising
Computer Business Review / Posted 6 days ago
rich content like video, animations and graphics to work alongside smart ads and load instantaneously. The study produced an open-source code available on GitHub that can be applied to any website. This will allow them to test website perfor... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
So You've Found An Attacker On Your Network - Don't Panicor you can simply receive the alerts. The company has also released a free sof
So You've Found An Attacker On Your Network - Don't Panic
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 7 days ago
or you can simply receive the alerts. The company has also released a free software-only version called OpenCanary on GitHub, which doesn’t come with support and has scaled down tools and capabilities. It’s a decent option if you just want to... Read more
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Search Engine Land
An experiment in trying to predict Google rankingsmerit. Christopher Olah has a pretty great blog that covers a lot of interestin
An experiment in trying to predict Google rankings
Search Engine Land / Posted 7 days ago
merit. Christopher Olah has a pretty great blog that covers a lot of interesting topics involving data science. Finally, Github is your friend. I find myself looking through recent repos added to see the incredibly interesting projects people are... Read more
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The Register
UK.gov digi peeps hunt first ever open source chiefperform what’s become known as “coding in the open” – that is, building and rel
UK.gov digi peeps hunt first ever open source chief
The Register / Posted 7 days ago
perform what’s become known as “coding in the open” – that is, building and releasing code under an open source license to Github. UK gov is eager that the standard benefits of open source technology and culture rub off on official projects; that... Read more
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The PUC Chronicle
Senior Agile Software Developer TDD at Purdue University Calumet (integration and deployment such as Jenkins, Concourse CI and/or Gradle Source
Senior Agile Software Developer TDD at Purdue University Calumet (
The PUC Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
integration and deployment such as Jenkins, Concourse CI and/or Gradle Source Control Management (preferably Git/GitHub) Strong database skills preferable experience using Oracle or SQL Server. Data (SQL or similar query language) and... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Facebook details its 2016 open source accomplishmentsengineers on its open-source plans at the @Scale conference next month. And mor
Facebook details its 2016 open source accomplishments
techcentral.ie / Posted 8 days ago
engineers on its open-source plans at the @Scale conference next month. And more information on is available on Facebook’s GitHub page and its site dedicated to all things code. IDG News Service Would you prefer to pay for your operating system... Read more
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The Register
Prometheus 1.0 risesmonitoring approaches.” Rabenstein speaks from experience, because SoundCloud
Prometheus 1.0 rises
The Register / Posted 8 days ago
monitoring approaches.” Rabenstein speaks from experience, because SoundCloud has used Prometheus since 2013. The project debuted on GitHub in 2012. The project team plans to keep it open source and already has plans for version 1.x and b... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Guidelines unlock govt software for innovationgroup decision making programme, Loomio. The final draft guidelines were revise
Guidelines unlock govt software for innovation
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
group decision making programme, Loomio. The final draft guidelines were revised in public on the open source repository GitHub.“This approach reflects a move to greater public participation in government decision making, pulling in both... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
You Can Get A Map That Shows Locations Of Pokemon In Your Area (If You Have Programming Skills)playing the game. One developer, Ahmed Almutawa worked out how to pull raw data
You Can Get A Map That Shows Locations Of Pokemon In Your Area (If You Have Programming Skills)
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 8 days ago
playing the game. One developer, Ahmed Almutawa worked out how to pull raw data out of the game and posted the project on GitHub, which now has a large number of contributors that are trying to make it more accessible to people who don’t have... Read more
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The Verge
PocketChip review: why do I want this?like that are some of my favorite people. PocketChip is like a just-for-fun we
PocketChip review: why do I want this?
The Verge / Posted 8 days ago
like that are some of my favorite people. PocketChip is like a just-for-fun weekend software project that ends up on GitHub but is clearly marked as "not for production use." Except it's an embodied physical artifact you can buy for... Read more
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CNET
Stylish DIY Pokedex cover helps with Pokemon Go battery woesprinter and some basic electrical know-how. The good news here is that if you w
Stylish DIY Pokedex cover helps with Pokemon Go battery woes
CNET / Posted 9 days ago
printer and some basic electrical know-how. The good news here is that if you want a Pokedex case, and have a 3D printer, you don't have to wait. Poole has created a nifty how-to as well as put the 3D-printer template on open source database, Git... Read more
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Boston Globe
Thrive Capital raises $700 million for fifth fundbecame Thrive. Since its founding, the firm has invested in number of business
Thrive Capital raises $700 million for fifth fund
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
became Thrive. Since its founding, the firm has invested in number of businesses, including the computer code repository GitHub, the fitness class discounter ClassPass, and the men’s grooming startup Harry’s. Even at its bigger size, the firm... Read more
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The Verge
This pokédex battery case will help you become the pokémon master you were born to behis incredible replica here. But okay, so maybe you don't own a 3D printer, nor
This pokédex battery case will help you become the pokémon master you were born to be
The Verge / Posted 9 days ago
his incredible replica here. But okay, so maybe you don't own a 3D printer, nor do you know how to use printing files from GitHub to wire up the whole shebang. Luckily for us, Poole is currently testing out models for different phone cases so that... Read more
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New York Post
Kushner’s Thrive raises $700M for new fundto invest in a small number of growth-stage companies, which in the past have i
Kushner’s Thrive raises $700M for new fund
New York Post / Posted 9 days ago
to invest in a small number of growth-stage companies, which in the past have included open-source coding repository GitHub, mobile-payments company Stripe and the messaging service Slack. In addition to Kushner, investors at Thrive include... Read more
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Mashable
3D-printed Pokédex for playing 'Pokémon Go' has built-in batterywith access to a 3D printer can download files for cases for the Galaxy S4 and
3D-printed Pokédex for playing 'Pokémon Go' has built-in battery
Mashable / Posted 9 days ago
with access to a 3D printer can download files for cases for the Galaxy S4 and iPhone 6S (which he hasn't tested yet) from Github here and print them for themselves. You can also find more pictures on Sparkfun. And if you really must know, it... Read more
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The Register
World's worst exploit kit weaponises white hats' proof of concept codethe likely arrest of the former top dogs behind the Angler exploit kit, were qu
World's worst exploit kit weaponises white hats' proof of concept code
The Register / Posted 10 days ago
the likely arrest of the former top dogs behind the Angler exploit kit, were quick to snap up exploit code published to GitHub that allowed attackers to plunder a nasty Microsoft vulnerability (CVE-2016-0189). That code comes from the Plaid... Read more
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The PUC Chronicle
Senior Java Developer at Purdue University Calumet (integration and deployment such as Jenkins, Concourse CI and/or Gradle Source
Senior Java Developer at Purdue University Calumet (
The PUC Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
integration and deployment such as Jenkins, Concourse CI and/or Gradle Source Control Management (preferably Git/GitHub) Strong database skills preferable experience using Oracle or SQL Server. Data (SQL or similar query language) and... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
Dropbox's 'Lepton' Compresses JPEGs By 22 Per Cent... With No Quality LossLepton-encoded “16 billion images” and is “rapidly recoding … older images”. Ri
Dropbox's 'Lepton' Compresses JPEGs By 22 Per Cent... With No Quality Loss
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 12 days ago
Lepton-encoded “16 billion images” and is “rapidly recoding … older images”. Right now the savings are in “multiple petabytes” and will only increase. Dropbox has made Lepton open-source via the Apache license, so feel free to check it out on GitH... Read more
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eWeek
Microsoft's Azure SQL Data Warehouse Opens Its Doors to Big DataDeveloper Experience unit, in a July 14 announcement. The portal has been rele
Microsoft's Azure SQL Data Warehouse Opens Its Doors to Big Data
eWeek / Posted 12 days ago
Developer Experience unit, in a July 14 announcement. The portal has been released as an open-source project on GitHub. Future updates will include alerts that are triggered by unusual Azure usage and a simplified deployment process, he... Read more
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CIO
Facebook details its 2016 open source accomplishmentsengineers on its open-source plans at the @Scale conference next month. And mor
Facebook details its 2016 open source accomplishments
CIO / Posted 12 days ago
engineers on its open-source plans at the @Scale conference next month. And more information on is available on Facebook's GitHub page and its site dedicated to all things code. Join the CIO Australia group on LinkedIn. The group is open to CIOs,... Read more
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International Business Times
'Cute' ransomware strain that hides in Google Docs could attack users from any cloud-based system A new strain of ransomware has been discovered on GitHub that uses Google Docs
'Cute' ransomware strain that hides in Google Docs could attack users from any cloud-based system
International Business Times / Posted 12 days ago
A new strain of ransomware has been discovered on GitHub that uses Google Docs as a launch platform for command-and-control malware. Dubbed 'cuteRansomware', the module has been found to use Google's own security to bypass the victim's firewalls,... Read more
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The Register
Microsoft open sources Azure bill analysis toolreflected in the new Azure Usage and Billing Portal you can get by clicking tha
Microsoft open sources Azure bill analysis tool
The Register / Posted 13 days ago
reflected in the new Azure Usage and Billing Portal you can get by clicking that link back there and having fun with GitHub. Microsoft says the tool was developed by "a small group within the Developer Experience team" asked to "enable... Read more
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Mashable
Swift Playgrounds aims to teach kids code in a highly engaging wayand developers can also create their own challenges to share with other users.
Swift Playgrounds aims to teach kids code in a highly engaging way
Mashable / Posted 13 days ago
and developers can also create their own challenges to share with other users. Right now, there aren’t plans for a GitHub-style challenge repository – but I think this would be a good idea once the product comes out later this fall. Real... Read more
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The Register
Cryptocat dev reckons WhatsApp is blocking calls to Saudi numbersKobeissi has taken aim at WhatsApp, accusing it of fudging about why calls to S
Cryptocat dev reckons WhatsApp is blocking calls to Saudi numbers
The Register / Posted 14 days ago
Kobeissi has taken aim at WhatsApp, accusing it of fudging about why calls to Saudi numbers don't work. In a long post at GitHub Gist, Kobeissi (best known for his work on secure chat app Cryptocat) says the blocks seem to be in WhatsApp, even... Read more
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SiliconANGLE
DigitalOcean launches a fast SSD-based block storage serviceno information is lost in the event of an outage, another feature borrowed from
DigitalOcean launches a fast SSD-based block storage service
SiliconANGLE / Posted 14 days ago
no information is lost in the event of an outage, another feature borrowed from Amazon’s playbook. The new block service is available immediately and is already finding use at notable tech firms like GitLab Inc., the fast-growing GitHub Inc.... Read more
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