Stories by Paul Krill

Kotlin 1.7.20 advances K2 compiler

Update to the popular JetBrains programming language for JVM, web, and native development also introduces a new operator for expressing open-ended ranges.

Python popularity still soaring

Nearly a year after Python first topped Tiobe’s index of programming language popularity, the language continues to score high with developers.

Microsoft Azure Fluid Relay turns GA

Microsoft has made Azure Fluid Relay​, a managed cloud service for building enterprise-caliber collaborative applications using the Fluid Framework​, available for web developers.

Java 7 reaches end of life

The end is near for Java 7, a nearly 11-year-old release of standard Java. Oracle is set to discontinue extended support at the end of July 2022.