January 16, 2014

Does Looking Like a Developer Lead to Career Opportunities?

In an interesting post at Slate.com, programmer Philip Guo says that being Asian and male has helped him in his career and that he’s seen the opposite to be true for those who don’t fit the stereotypical image of a programmer. Even though Guo was a complete novice when he

Report: Java Is Making Android More Popular with Developers

A new report from Evans Data finds rising popularity for Android within the mobile development industry. Google’s mobile OS is now the most commonly targeted platform for tablet apps with 84 percent of tablet developers surveyed saying they are building apps for Android. By comparison, 62 percent of tablet developers