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How developers can make their Alexa Skills easier to discover

Автор: | 02.06.2018

Amazon is making it easier for Alexa Skills developers to reach the right users, according to a Wednesday Alexa blog post. The CanFulfillIntentRequest interface—launched in beta this week—allows a skill to provide information about its ability to fulfill a customer request at runtime. Alexa will combine this information with a machine learning model to find… Читать далее »

The 10 programming languages developers use most with Node.js

Автор: | 31.05.2018

Three out of four Node.js users plan to increase their use in the next year, due to the JavaScript runtime environment’s ability to build mobile, web, and IoT applications, along with robotics and API engines, according to a Thursday report from the Node.js Foundation. The foundation surveyed some 1,600 tech workers and managers across more… Читать далее »

The top 10 jobs older tech workers are seeking, and how to land one

Автор: | 30.05.2018

The tech industry struggles with pervasive ageism in hiring, but older and younger workers also tend to seek different jobs in the field, according to a Wednesday report from job search site Indeed. Millennials are now the largest generation in the US labor force, and tend to be more interested in tech jobs than their… Читать далее »

Why Microsoft’s AI is about helping anyone’s intelligent agent

Автор: | 18.05.2018

In the new age of intelligent agents such as Google Home and Alexa from Amazon, Microsoft sees its primary role as a multi-device AI platform provider. This was among the main messages to come out of the company’s recent Build developer conference in Seattle. Unlike its two main rivals, its CEO, Satya Nadella, positions the… Читать далее »

New Microsoft Edge security features were just bypassed, opening door for exploits

Автор: | 12.05.2018

Researchers at Google’s Project Zero have bypassed Microsoft Edge security features that Microsoft designed to prevent the execution of malicious code. Created to replace the aging Internet Explorer web browser, Microsoft Edge was built with security in mind. As is often the case with large software projects like a web browser, oversights occur, and in… Читать далее »

The 6 best blockchain jobs of the future

Автор: | 12.05.2018

While blockchain adoption remains slow, industries including finance, manufacturing, and healthcare are exploring the developing technology’s potential to create business advantages like reduced operational costs, faster transaction speeds, and more secure records. An estimated 1,520 blockchain startup companies are now looking for workers, along with a number of corporations like IBM and Microsoft. As the… Читать далее »

Microsoft Build 2018: The 3 key takeaways for business leaders

Автор: | 08.05.2018

If you’re an IT pro at a Microsoft shop, a Windows insider, or even just a fan, chances are you’re following Microsoft’s annual developer conference, Build, happening over the next few days in Seattle. While Build is focused on developers, some of the products and services that emerge from the conference may have a major… Читать далее »

Microsoft Build: 8 new tools developers need to know about in Microsoft 365

Автор: | 08.05.2018

Microsoft has announced eight new tools for developers just beginning with Microsoft 365. The news comes along with today’s start to Microsoft Build, the company’s annual developer conference. Microsoft 365 is a business-centric combination of Windows 10, Office 365, and security software designed to be «an integrated solution that brings together best-in-class productivity tools, security… Читать далее »

To save thousands on GDPR compliance, some companies are blocking all EU users

Автор: | 08.05.2018

With the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) set to go into effect on May 25th, 2018, many organizations are scrambling to ensure their compliance with the law, while many are unlikely to have compliance sorted out in time. In search for a solution to GDPR compliance, one organization is simply advocating excluding any user from… Читать далее »

10 questions full stack developers should expect in a job interview

Автор: | 03.05.2018

Full stack developers top the list of best tech jobs in America in 2018 in terms of salary, number of job postings, and opportunities for growth—and are also one of the hardest to fill tech positions. With an average base salary of $$111,640, companies that are investing in this position want to make sure they… Читать далее »