Let’s talk about what the programmers are able to create

Computer programming, creation of software, it is a kind of industry of the mind. And probably much of the charm that the developers feel it is at that point. We will, we cannot have a kilo of software because it seems to be and not to be physically. The reality is that those who programmed to generate things without substance. Sleep 8 hours a day is not enough, says leading scientist in dream However, the customers, those who buy software, you may think differently. Let’s go back in time to…

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This contest of open source software offers close to 20-thousand dollars in prizes

Without a doubt, the modern world is very interesting, but also full of dangers. The streets have become more insecure than before probably and the issue of surveillance is already a matter of everyday life. In many cases, the authorities and even individuals, to install surveillance cameras in their streets and homes, so as to be able to have information on any unexpected situation or dangerous to the community. With the advent of the Internet, surveillance cameras that use IP addresses that users can see what is happening in their…

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Creates a new stethoscope, printed with 3D technology

A team of researchers have developed a stethoscope, open hardware, clinically validated, which can be printed with a 3D printer and be used in areas where there is limited access to medicines and medical equipment. A stethoscope may well be the difference between life and death in some cases. “As far as we know this is the first device to open source hardware which has been clinically validated and is now available widely,” said Dr. Tarek Loubani, an associate professor of the Western’s Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, associated…

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JavaFX will be removed from the JDK language

Oracle is the owner of JavaFX, part of the purchase that you made when you purchased the assets of Sun Microsystems. And as the owner and trading company, whose main aim of the day is to make business for profit, has faced the how to keep Java as a system-free, open-source against the “need” of all work they do should be compensated. This is bad news because those who make the business decisions finally will look to see how to win more and lose less. So, now Oracle has announced…

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The improvements of the language Rust 1.24

The latest release of the language Rust now has a tool to present the code in a way that is much more readable. In addition, it now has incremental compilation, a virtue very interesting to have few programming languages. Rust is sponsored, since its inception, by Mozilla, and was designed to be very secure, fast and concurrent, and all this without the need of a garbage collector, a widely used technique to get rid of the variables that no longer point to any value, for example. In fact Rust uses…

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