Read about the history of the voice recognition technology. Here is the summary infographic..
Oracle has moved to utilize help of IBM and Eclipse Foundation to further it’s effort to open source Java. More details in this blog.
Java and Eclipse are natural together however as per James Gosling, Apache could have been better, Agree!.
Sad to see this NoSQL database and company gone!.
Python is #1 programming language among developers this year, jumped two places up, according to IEEE Spectrum.
After trying Brillio and other initiatives of coming up with the Operating System for IoT devices Google finally centered its OS around it’s popular OS, Android. Android Things announced last week essentially pulls all it’s device support to the OS that can become a unifying one with all low form factor devices!.
There have been some consolidation the low foot print OS market (around RTOS vendors like WindRiver etc.) but with emergence of micro foot print devices like Rasberry Pi, Intel Edison etc. divergence started again. With Android support let’s see if we this convergence starts happening again.
One and half minute introduction to Microservices from Developer/Deployment/IT perspective here
If you have been in IT development for long you can see similarity to the marketing materials that promoted Server-Client computing comparing with the mainframe computing!.