Deco – IDE for building React Native apps is now free and open source – Deco is an IDE for React Native. It's an all-in-one solution for writing React Native apps that you can download and use without any environment setup. Deco improves the React Native development workflow by focusing on component reuse and enabling you to edit your UI in real time.
Client Certificates at Netflix #aws #security – Yesterday at OSCON Russell Lewis, a senior software engineer at Netflix gave a talk entitled How Netflix Gives All Its Engineers SSH Access to Instances Running In Production. The talk introduced a system called BLESS, which issues short-term SSH client certificates based on AWS IAM roles.
Apple R&D Reveals a Pivot Is Coming – There is much to be discovered from tracking just one line item on Apple's income statement. R&D expense tells me that Apple is planning its most significant pivot yet.
The Netflix Stack, using Spring Boot-Part 1: Eureka – In this series of blogposts – The Netflix stack, using Spring Boot – I'll be going over some of the libraries which Netflix has created and how to incorporate them in your spring applications. As always, it'll be more of a hands-on experience, as this blogpost will basically just be an overview of what you can find in the accompanying repository
Teaching Swift to Non-Developers, with Jeff Bergier @jeffburg – Over the past 2 years, Jeff has been designing curriculum and teaching iOS development to students with little to no programming experience. The curriculum is designed for them to be able to walk out of classes with a useful app in less than 5 hours of teaching time.
Google Reveals its Cloud Computing Vision – At Google Cloud Platform Next – the company's annual conference for cloud-computing professionals – the Big G revealed its vision for cloud computing: to leverage the power of machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI) so users can “teach” computers.
Lessons from Building a Node App in Docker – Here are some tips and tricks that I learned the hard way when developing and deploying web applications written for node.js using Docker. In this tutorial article, we’ll set up the socket.io chat example in docker, from scratch to production-ready, so hopefully you can learn these lessons the easy way
Microsoft takes the long view on smartphone reboot – At the company’s recent developers trade show, the silence hovering over Microsoft’s smartphone plans was deafening, one analyst said. Now there appears to be another corporate reboot in how it deals with that technology.
React Native: A year in review – Here is a look back at how React Native has grown and evolved since we open-sourced it a year ago, some challenges we faced along the way, and what we expect as we look ahead to the future.