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Category: Internet

JDK 13: The new features coming to Java 13

  Java Development Kit (JDK) 13 is beginning to take shape, and the first beta builds are available. Its production release is planned for September 2019. Two capabilities anticipated for JDK 13 have been cited by Mark Reinhold, chief architect of the Java platform group at Oracle: Raw string literals, which can span multiple lines of […]

Atos installs its first supercomputer in India at IIT-BHU, as part of HPC deal with GoI

  Atos, a global player in digital transformation, has announced the installation of its first supercomputer in India. The BullSequana, which is the first supercomputer to be installed as part of the Indian Government’s National Supercomputing Mission (NSM), was officially inaugurated at IIT-BHU in Varanasi by the Prime Minister of India the Honorable Narendra Modi. Named ‘Param […]

Cisco warns on HyperFlex security vulnerabilities

  Cisco this week identified two “High” security vulnerabilities in its HyperFlex data-center package that could let attackers gain control of the system. HyperFlex is Cisco’s hyperconverged infrastructure that offers computing, networking and storage resources in a single system. The more critical of the two warnings – an 8.8 on Cisco’s severity scale of 1-10 […]

Cloud IDE review: AWS Cloud9 vs. Eclipse Che vs. Eclipse Theia

Bringing on a new developer to a programming project with many dependencies can sometimes be a nightmare. I’ve seen an extreme case where the company finally gave up and bought the developer a new computer after a month of issues trying to configure his old one. More commonly, setting up a new development environment for […]

Overwatch’s 30th Hero Is a Combat Medic Called Baptiste

Overwatch’s 30th hero is a medic called Baptiste. The character’s name was revealed recently via a teaser on Twitter, which linked to a log entry on developer Blizzard’s website, where the character’s full name was revealed. The newest Overwatch hero is called Jean-Baptiste Augustin and he is a medic armed with some seriously powerful abilities. […]