Electrical Engineer Unemployment Soars; Software Developers' Rate Drops to 2.2%
Larry Page is going to drive Google to the ground, IMHO.
Talent is leaving the company because they found themselves being forced to work on a product they weren't passionate about. (Hello, G+!)
So no, I don't think he knows how to be a good CEO like Eric Schmidt who made Google what it is today, which makes him unworthy of both the title and money.
Arch Linux For Newbies? Manjaro Is Here!
How is this different from Chakra?
Ex-Marine Detained For Facebook Posts Deemed "Terrorist in Nature"
Nothing on the internet truly is.
Ask Slashdot: Most Secure Mobile OS?
You'll be sacrificing the availability of tons of apps if you go with WP7 though.
Ann Arbor Schools Want $45M For Tech, Partly For Computers To Run Google Docs
Is more than enough to feed the entire population of Somalia, a nation that is struggling with starvation.
And they want to spend this much money on computers?
Book Review: Java Performance
If you don't like JNI, you can use SWIG, it generates JNI code for you.
I suggest reading this book, it's gotten a lot of good reviews, I've seen a lot of people recommend it to people starting out with JS.
Ask Slashdot: Which Web Platform Would You Use?
I personally think of it as a feature, it prevents you from blindly copy pasting code.
Sure, I had my problems with indentation when I first started learning it, but now I'm used to it, I think of it like curly braces in the C family of languages.
Why Can't We Put a BASIC On the Phone?
Hobbyist programmers don't write BASIC code these days, the question you should be asking is "why can't we put python/ruby on the phone?".
Why Developers Still Prefer iOS To Android
Care to elaborate on why Android is an awful platform?
Oh, and Android is NOT a cross platform API, Android apps only work on Android, unless you mean that the SDK and tools are cross platform.
Apache Flaw Allows Internal Network Access
Why would anyone use Apache as a reverse proxy anyway?
I mean, there's nginx, and it runs circles around Apache as far as I know.
Meet Firefox's Built-In PDF Reader
It does work, but it's still alpha quality at best.
Page layout is messed up.
Nokia Preps Linux OS For Low-End Smartphones
Sony Ericsson is known to put out quality hardware, Nokia is known for just putting out.
Microsoft Has Lost $5.5 Billion On Bing Since 2009
The one good thing about Microsoft is that they tend to stick to what they started. It's not like Google who might just cancel the product you're using the next day.
Yeah, they really stuck to VB6 and silverlight.