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  • Yoga is a New Open Source, Cross Platform Layout Engine

    Yoga is a New Open Source, Cross Platform Layout Engine

    Doru Ciobanu  •  December 8, 2016

    Every great design starts with a great layout. The key element of any user interface is the layout. Layouts establish consistency between interface elements so that page visitors...

  • Microsoft Launches Visual Studio for Mac, Visual Studio 2017 and Visual Studio Mobile Center

    Microsoft Launches Visual Studio for Mac, Visual Studio 2017 and Visual Studio Mobile Center

    Doru Ciobanu  •  November 18, 2016

    Visual Studio is available now on Mac. Or not? As rumored, Microsoft released Visual Studio Code for MacOS. However, there is some fine print. Contrary to what the name suggests,...

  • Mozilla Releases Firefox 50 and Supercharges Nightly with Quantum

    Mozilla Releases Firefox 50 and Supercharges Nightly with Quantum

    Doru Ciobanu  •  November 17, 2016

    Firefox is now in its 50th iteration. Initially scheduled for the first week of November, Mozilla delayed the launch for some last minute code optimizations related to the way...

  • Adobe Introduces Project Felix, Sensei, Updates Creative Cloud and More

    Adobe Introduces Project Felix, Sensei, Updates Creative Cloud and More

    Doru Ciobanu  •  November 5, 2016

    This year Adobe’s MAX conference brought a lot of exciting news and product updates. While there is nothing out of the extraordinary in the updates for Photoshop and...

  • WebAssembly Now in Browser Preview Mode

    WebAssembly Now in Browser Preview Mode

    Doru Ciobanu  •  November 4, 2016

    Major browser vendors have agreed to implement a new web standard that will bring near native performance to the web for online games, music and video streaming, AR and VR, and...

  • Node.js v7 Has Arrived

    Node.js v7 Has Arrived

    Doru Ciobanu  •  October 30, 2016

    The Node.js Foundation released version 7 of the ubiquitous Node.js JavaScript runtime environment. With the io.js phenomena a thing of the past, thinks are looking great for...

  • Linux Foundation Launches JS Foundation

    Linux Foundation Launches JS Foundation

    Doru Ciobanu  •  October 20, 2016

    JavaScript is a high-level, dynamic, untyped and interpreted programming language used in most modern day web applications. With thousands of modules in NPM, the JavaScript...

  • Google Releases Chrome 54

    Google Releases Chrome 54

    Doru Ciobanu  •  October 14, 2016

    Google updated the Chrome desktop browser with Custom Elements V1, BroadcastChannel and more. Wednesday, the Google updated to Chrome 54 and will be rolling out on Windows, Mac...

  • Meet Yarn, JavaScript Alternative Package Manager by Facebook

    Meet Yarn, JavaScript Alternative Package Manager by Facebook

    Doru Ciobanu  •  October 13, 2016

    Why Do You Need a Package Manager? As the name implies, a package manager is a tool to manage the installation of packages (pieces of code that serve a particular purpose) from a...

  • Are You Ready for Microsoft’s New Paint?

    Are You Ready for Microsoft’s New Paint?

    Doru Ciobanu  •  October 11, 2016

    Many of us started with Paint. As old as Windows itself, for the 90s generation, Paint was, for most of us, of the first “professional” graphic design tool. My first...