Hyperpolyglot Is A Side-By-Side Reference Sheet For Programming

Once you’ve learned one programming language or programming tool, it’s pretty easy to get into similar platforms. Sometimes, though, the fine differences are hard to remember. Hyperpolyglot is an awesome tool for looking up the differences and similarities between programming languages and tools.


Swifty Teaches You To Code In Swift On Your iPhone Or iPad

iOS: If you want to create an iOS app or a Mac app, Apple would like you to use their new programming language, Swift. For those new to coding, Swifty is one of the easiest and simplest way to get started learning.


Microsoft Changes Approach To Help Project Spartan Kill Internet Explorer Faster

Back when Microsoft announced its plans for its new Project Spartan browser in Windows 10, it also outlined how it would continue to support Internet Explorer for businesses who depended on features for older versions. Now those plans have changed.


Download Beta Versions Of Microsoft's Developer Tools For Windows 10

One of the major selling points for Windows 10 will be universal apps: code that can run equally well on a desktop, tablet or phone. Microsoft has just pushed out test versions of the tools you’ll need to build those apps.


How Physically-Based Rendering Could Be Used To Create The Perfect Burger

During GTC 2015, we were shown a demo of Iray 2015 — Nvidia’s next-gen physically-based renderer (PBR) for design professionals. The platform’s main claim to fame is its ability to calculate how light and materials interact in real time. While chiefly aimed at industries that deal in plastics and metals, the same process could just as easily be applied to mass-produced foods. Could the world’s first perfectly designed burger soon be upon us? We asked Nvidia to expand on this salivating thought.


Automated Image Captioning Turns Your Computer Into An Idiot Savant [Video]

During GTC 2015, we were given a demonstration of automated image captioning with ConvNets and Recurrent Nets. Using nothing but a database of images, the platform was able to describe what it saw onscreen. Sometimes the results were astonishingly accurate. Other times, not so much. In other words, it will turn your computer into something brilliant yet handicapped — a bit like Rain Man.


Google Play Is Now Approving And Rating All Android Apps

Want to put an Android app in the Google Play store? From May, you’ll have to fill out a questionnaire that allows the app to be assigned an age rating, and the app won’t be published until it is approved by Google’s approvals team. Here’s what you need to know.


The Best Alternatives To Google Code For Your Programming Projects

Google announced last week that it was shutting down Google Code, its hosting service for open source projects and coding initiatives. If you haven’t already migrated your projects to another service, you’ll need to do so. Here are a few alternatives that can get you up and running quickly.


Google Pulls The Plug On Google Code, Its Open Source Hosting Service

Years ago, competition for online code hosting was frenzied, but with the arrival of GitHub in 2008, they’ve all slowly wandered off into the sunset. The latest casualty is Google Code, with Google this week announcing that it’ll be shuttering the service in stages over the course of the next 10 months.


Learn To Adapt Your App To Any Android Device With This Reference App

If you’re a developer, it may be hard to keep up with all the different Android form factors these days. Watches, cars, Google Cast, phones and tablets all need their own UI and code. So Google built a reference app to show you the ropes.