July 29, 2016

Build an Intuitive View-Driven Data Stack for Your Modern Apps Using Apollo

Coming from the likes of Facebook, GraphQL is a modern data service platform that combines both a query language and an execution engine for complex data models. It is driven by the requirements of views and is extremely intuitive for client-side developers to consume and program. The Apollo data stack?builds

AWS Reports Record-Breaking Revenue of $2.9 Billion

Amazon has posted its financial reports for the second fiscal quarter of 2016, and its Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud computing unit posted record-breaking revenues of $2.9 billion. That compares to sales of $2.5 billion in the first quarter and $1.8 billion a year ago. AWS’s operating income was $718

Go, Big Data Languages Becoming More Popular, Says IEEE

The technology industry group IEEE has released its annual ranking of programming languages. “The 2016 Top Programming Languages” report analyzes twelve different metrics, and unlike many other programming language popularity charts, the IEEE allows users to choose how the metrics are weighed to create their own lists, as well as

.NET Core 1.0 and Cross-Platform Development

Microsoft recently announced the release of .NET Core 1.0, a truly cross-platform runtime and development environment. It is a significant milestone in Microsoft’s commitment to fully open and platform-agnostic computing. It supports Windows (duh!), Linux, Mac OSX, iOS and Android. The transition over the years from a Windows-centric view to