Frank Gens IDC Canada Chief Researcher - Directions 2018 feature

Out of the silo, into the container – how developers will work in 2021

As Canadian enterprises pursue digital transformation efforts into 2021, how their developers build and manage applications is going to look...

April 26th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Malicious JavaScript takes a break after an “explosive” quarter of growth for ransomware

Even cybercriminals need to slow down every so often. The latest quarterly threat summary from Proofpoint Inc. found that there was actually...

August 2nd, 2016 Gary Hilson

Swift development sees fast uptake since being open sourced

Toward the end of last year, Newmarket, Ontario-based PerfectlySoft was waiting to see if an important bet would pay off:...

June 16th, 2016 Gary Hilson

JavaScript has gone bad, beating out macros as top choice for spreading malware and ransomware

It’s quick, it’s easy, and it’s edged out macros embedded in Microsoft Office as the number one way to spread...

June 1st, 2016 Gary Hilson

JavaScript founder dismisses Google Native Client

JavaScript founder dismisses Google Native Client

SAN FRANCISCO -- Questioning Google's Native Client development efforts, JavaScript founder Brendan Eich argued on Wednesday that JavaScript is sufficient for...

June 1st, 2012 Paul Krill

JavaScript graduates to the server

JavaScript graduates to the server

SAN FRANCISCO -- Although it is just three years old, Node.js is gaining traction as an application development platform, letting...

February 7th, 2012 Paul Krill

SQL injection in 97% of data breaches

SQL injection in 97% of data breaches

LONDON -- SQL injection attacks have been around for more than ten years, and security professionals are more than capable...

January 25th, 2012 sophie curtis

4D has platform for building Web-based business apps

4D has platform for building Web-based business apps

SAN FRANCISCO  -- Development tools vendor 4D Inc. will introducing an open source, end-to-end JavaScript platform called Wakanda next week,...

June 9th, 2011 Paul Krill

LinkedIn tip: How to discover the hottest new job skills

LinkedIn tip: How to discover the hottest new job skills

Most people understand the basics of LinkedIn: You complete your profile, connect with colleagues, join groups and--if you're invested enough--you...

February 10th, 2011 Kristin Burnham