July 24, 2010

Google Executive Frustrated by Java, C++ Complexity

At the O’Reilly Open Source Conference, Google distinguished engineer Rob Pike told attendees that “industrial programming languages” like Java and C++ have become too complex. “I think these languages are

Microsoft Visual Studio Adds Scrum Component

This week, Microsoft unveiled Visual Studio Scrum 1.0, an extension for Visual Studio which works with the Team Foundation Server 2010 application lifecycle management (ALM) server. “So, why a new

Mobile Development Platform Comparison Matrix

 ToolsLanguage(s)CostDevicesDocumentationDeveloper SupportApp Delivery MechanismCarriersTarget AudienceAndroid• Android SDK• Android Development Tools (ADT) plugin on Eclipse 3.4 and 3.5• Java for native apps• Android Native Development Kit (NDK) for apps requiring C/C++