ITworld Development http://www.itworld.com/taxonomy/term/38/all en A basic encryption strategy for storing sensitive data http://www.itworld.com/data-protection/432464/basic-encryption-strategy-storing-sensitive-data A rule to live by with sensitive data is that at some point, your server will be compromised. With that in mind, it’s a good idea to protect your data, and more importantly your customer’s data, from a server breach.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/data-protection/432464/basic-encryption-strategy-storing-sensitive-data" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/data-protection/432464/basic-encryption-strategy-storing-sensitive-data#comments Application Management Data Center Data Protection Development Endpoint Security Security Software Storage Best practice data protection encryption Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:45:23 +0000 mombrea 432464 at http://www.itworld.com How far will businesses go to lure developers? http://www.itworld.com/career/432377/how-far-will-businesses-go-lure-developers From sign-on bonuses to long-term equity bonus incentives to perks such as paying for the lease on a new Tesla, firms are upping the ante to attract and hire elite software development talent in a tight market.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/career/432377/how-far-will-businesses-go-lure-developers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/career/432377/how-far-will-businesses-go-lure-developers#comments Career Development IT Management News Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:07:58 +0000 IDGNS staff 432377 at http://www.itworld.com Carmack 2.0: John Carmack’s son releases his first game http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/432277/carmack-20-john-carmacks-son-releases-his-first-game Ryan Carmack, the 9 year-old son of the famed programmer and game designer, has released Pong-clone called Angry Face<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/432277/carmack-20-john-carmacks-son-releases-his-first-game" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/432277/carmack-20-john-carmacks-son-releases-his-first-game#comments Business Career Cloud Computing Development Internet Software News Angry Face C# D&D Doom FPS gaming Jeff Dean John Carmack linus torvalds pong programming Quake Richard Stallman Ryan Carmack software Unity video games Wolfenstein 3D Wed, 20 Aug 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Phil Johnson 432277 at http://www.itworld.com Adopt agile development for mobile apps or fail says Gartner http://www.itworld.com/432241/adopt-agile-development-mobile-apps-or-fail-says-gartner Traditional development practices used for desktop apps will not work for mobile apps, and companies must instead adopt agile development, says analyst Gartner.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/432241/adopt-agile-development-mobile-apps-or-fail-says-gartner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/432241/adopt-agile-development-mobile-apps-or-fail-says-gartner#comments Development Enterprise Software News agile development Tue, 19 Aug 2014 14:49:31 +0000 IDGNS staff 432241 at http://www.itworld.com The most in-demand (and valuable) programming languages http://www.itworld.com/big-data/432108/most-demand-and-valuable-programming-languages A new study reveals that Java developers make the most while JavaScript programmers are the most wanted<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/big-data/432108/most-demand-and-valuable-programming-languages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/big-data/432108/most-demand-and-valuable-programming-languages#comments Big Data Business Career Cloud Computing Development Enterprise Software Internet IT Management On-demand Software Open Source Software News C# career Clojure Haskell java JavaScript jobs Lisp Fortran Objective-C programming programming languages Ruby Ruby on Rails software VBA Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Phil Johnson 432108 at http://www.itworld.com Facebook Messenger is even more invasive than we thought [CARTOON] http://www.itworld.com/mobile-wireless/431678/facebook-messenger-even-more-invasive-we-thought-cartoon Mark Zuckerberg’s latest app takes onerous Terms of Service to a strange new level<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/mobile-wireless/431678/facebook-messenger-even-more-invasive-we-thought-cartoon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/mobile-wireless/431678/facebook-messenger-even-more-invasive-we-thought-cartoon#comments Business Cloud Computing Development Internet IT Management Legal Mobile & Wireless Offbeat Software News cartoon cloud comic computers cyberculture Facebook facebook messenger humor Internet jokes Mark Zuckerberg Mobile news photos pictures privacy security social media technology web Fri, 15 Aug 2014 10:05:00 +0000 Phil Johnson 431678 at http://www.itworld.com How to expedite continuous testing http://www.itworld.com/software/431628/how-expedite-continuous-testing Using a combination of Jenkins and Circle CI, plus some Ruby and GitHub know-how, will make for a smooth process. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/431628/how-expedite-continuous-testing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/software/431628/how-expedite-continuous-testing#comments Development Software News GitHub Ruby Thu, 14 Aug 2014 19:04:19 +0000 IDGNS staff 431628 at http://www.itworld.com Reading, writing and refactoring: How 7 forward-thinking countries are teaching kids to code http://www.itworld.com/slideshow/161754/reading-writing-and-refactoring-how-7-forward-thinking-countries-are-teaching-kids-code-431500 <!--paging_filter--><p>The importance of knowing how to program is reflected in the increasing number of countries teaching computer science in elementary school</p> <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/slideshow/161754/reading-writing-and-refactoring-how-7-forward-thinking-countries-are-teaching-kids-code-431500" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Career Cloud Computing Development Government Internet Open Source Software career education elementary school logo primary school programming Scratch software software development teaching Thu, 14 Aug 2014 10:00:00 +0000 kgerich 431500 at http://www.itworld.com Pinpoint users' locations via JavaScript and the Web's Geolocation API http://www.itworld.com/software/431469/pinpoint-users-locations-javascript-and-webs-geolocation-api Want to offer extra functionality to your users based on where they are? Here&#039;s how. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/431469/pinpoint-users-locations-javascript-and-webs-geolocation-api" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/software/431469/pinpoint-users-locations-javascript-and-webs-geolocation-api#comments Development Mobile & Wireless Software News Geolocation insider JavaScript Thu, 14 Aug 2014 00:46:27 +0000 IDGNS staff 431469 at http://www.itworld.com 3 cool Google cloud features http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/431306/3-cool-google-cloud-features With competition being as intense as ever, Google is attempting to distinguish its cloud offering by appealing directly to developers.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/431306/3-cool-google-cloud-features" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/431306/3-cool-google-cloud-features#comments Cloud Computing Development Internet Networking News Google Wed, 13 Aug 2014 14:17:19 +0000 IDGNS staff 431306 at http://www.itworld.com JavaScript is the top programming language for startups http://www.itworld.com/big-data/431283/javascript-top-programming-language-startups New data from AngelList shows the top technology choices that startups are making<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/big-data/431283/javascript-top-programming-language-startups" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/big-data/431283/javascript-top-programming-language-startups#comments Big Data Business Cloud Computing Development Internet IT Management Open Source Software News amazon cloud AWS Business HTML5 JavaScript MongoDB programming language software development startup technology Wed, 13 Aug 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Phil Johnson 431283 at http://www.itworld.com What exactly is Donut Caching? http://www.itworld.com/development/431096/what-exactly-donut-caching It sounds delicious, and if you’re implementing a caching strategy on a web application it kind of is. Donut caching is a slang term for the more formal label of substitution caching. So how does it work and why should you care?<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/development/431096/what-exactly-donut-caching" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/development/431096/what-exactly-donut-caching#comments Development Internet Software Tip Caching donut Mon, 11 Aug 2014 17:45:55 +0000 mombrea 431096 at http://www.itworld.com DevOps with PureApplication System: Reduce cost and speed delivery with an integrated IBM Cloud solution http://www.itworld.com/software/430870/devops-pureapplication-system-reduce-cost-and-speed-delivery-integrated-ibm-cloud-so <!--paging_filter--><p> Join this webcast to hear what ING Netherlands has been able to achieve while deploying DevOps tools from IBM Rational. An ING executive will walk through the transformation the company went through and what immediate benefits they have achieved.</p> <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/430870/devops-pureapplication-system-reduce-cost-and-speed-delivery-integrated-ibm-cloud-so" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Development Software Fri, 08 Aug 2014 21:30:57 +0000 430870 at http://www.itworld.com DevOps with PureApplication System: Reduce cost and speed delivery with an integrated IBM Cloud solution http://www.itworld.com/software/430870/devops-pureapplication-system-reduce-cost-and-speed-delivery-integrated-ibm-cloud-so <!--paging_filter--><p> Join this webcast to hear what ING Netherlands has been able to achieve while deploying DevOps tools from IBM Rational. An ING executive will walk through the transformation the company went through and what immediate benefits they have achieved.</p> <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/430870/devops-pureapplication-system-reduce-cost-and-speed-delivery-integrated-ibm-cloud-so" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Development Software Fri, 08 Aug 2014 21:30:57 +0000 430870 at http://www.itworld.com DevOps with PureApplication System: Reduce cost and speed delivery with an integrated IBM Cloud solution http://www.itworld.com/software/430870/devops-pureapplication-system-reduce-cost-and-speed-delivery-integrated-ibm-cloud-so <!--paging_filter--><p> Join this webcast to hear what ING Netherlands has been able to achieve while deploying DevOps tools from IBM Rational. An ING executive will walk through the transformation the company went through and what immediate benefits they have achieved.</p> <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/430870/devops-pureapplication-system-reduce-cost-and-speed-delivery-integrated-ibm-cloud-so" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Development Software Fri, 08 Aug 2014 21:30:57 +0000 430870 at http://www.itworld.com