Paul Krill

Editor at Large

Paul Krill is an editor at large at InfoWorld, focusing on coverage of application development (desktop and mobile) and core web technologies such as HTML5 and Java.

Visual Studio 2019 roadmap: The features you can expect

Visual Studio 2019 roadmap: The features you can expect

Collaboration and AI will attention along with performance and productivity

Atlassian retools Jira project management tool

Atlassian retools Jira project management tool

Cloud-based tool is reworked with small teams in mind

So long, JCP: Eclipse has a new Java spec process in mind

So long, JCP: Eclipse has a new Java spec process in mind

The Eclipse Foundation seeks an open source, lightweight, code-first approach to evolving enterprise Java

GitHub Actions to let developers do CI/CD in GitHub

GitHub Actions to let developers do CI/CD in GitHub

Beta workflow tool supports cloud deployments, code containers

WebAssembly, JavaScript links get faster in Firefox

WebAssembly, JavaScript links get faster in Firefox

The Firefox Nightly beta makes these calls run faster than non-in-lined JavaScript-to-JavaScript function calls

Puppet builds project and vulnerability assessment tools for devops

Puppet builds project and vulnerability assessment tools for devops

The beta tools are designed to help assess devops results and automate security remediations

Microsoft open-sources Infer.Net machine learning

Microsoft open-sources Infer.Net machine learning

The technology will become part of the ML.Net framework for statistical modeling and online learning

Topped out? Swift, Go, and R vie for Tiobe Top 10

Topped out? Swift, Go, and R vie for Tiobe Top 10

All three languages face limitations that could cap developer enthusiasm for the long term

Eclipse takes over all Java EE reference components

Eclipse takes over all Java EE reference components

Oracle has contributed 100 percent of Java EE and GlassFish application server components to the foundation

Meet Wasmjit, your future embeddable WebAssembly runtime

Meet Wasmjit, your future embeddable WebAssembly runtime

Wasmjit, now a proof of concept in beta, is intended to be a Linux kernel module

Revised proposal could solve longstanding C++ bugs

Revised proposal could solve longstanding C++ bugs

Prominent C++ developer Herb Sutter has proposed eliminating many dangling and null reference bugs in C++

Next.js 7 framework compiles faster, supports WebAssembly

Next.js 7 framework compiles faster, supports WebAssembly

Better error reporting and support for the React context API are also added

Removed from JDK 11, JavaFX 11 arrives as a standalone module

Removed from JDK 11, JavaFX 11 arrives as a standalone module

Developers must now explicitly include JavaFX modules in applications

Microsoft’s SignalR real-time service moves to the cloud

Microsoft’s SignalR real-time service moves to the cloud

The cloud service is geared to apps including social networks and GPS

Microsoft’s ML.Net framework adds TensorFlow scoring

Microsoft’s ML.Net framework adds TensorFlow scoring

This capability enables use of an existing model from Google’s TensorFlow deep learning and machine learning toolkit

HackerRank launches tool to help hire developers

HackerRank launches tool to help hire developers

The service for employers promises to assess their hiring practices and assessment tests

Oracle forges a Java microservices framework

Oracle forges a Java microservices framework

The Helidon framework supports the MicroProfile technology and is intended to make it easier to develop microservices

TensorFlow.js puts machine learning in the browser

TensorFlow.js puts machine learning in the browser

The WebGL-accelerated library works with the Node.js server-side JavaScript runtime, but isn’t on par with Tensorflow’s Python API

Microsoft Azure Devops Services puts devops in the cloud

Microsoft Azure Devops Services puts devops in the cloud

Azure Devops replaces Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS), providing services for CI/CD, testing, and kanban project boards

Project Athens to provide a proxy server for Golang modules

Project Athens to provide a proxy server for Golang modules

Athens offers a global registry for Go modules along with a standalone proxy server for deployment on premises

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