Xcode, l’une des applications les plus populaires côté pro avec 14 millions de téléchargements, est basée depuis 20 ans ou presque sur le langage Objective-C. Révolution chez les développeurs pommés, Apple présente Swift, un langage moderne qui laisse sur le bas côté les (...)
Developer Jakub Stastny had a problem with organizing his day for ages. Never-ending to-do lists led to frustration and consequently to procrastination; exhaustion from context switching; the feeling that he wasn't accomplishing anything. A few weeks ago he had a breakthrough, and he calls it the 3 + 2 rule.
Nos champions du numérique français l'assurent, nous, Français, devons innover à tout prix si nous ne voulons pas rester à la traine des américains et des asiatiques. La Ministre à l'économie numérique, Fleur Pellerin, a même inventé un concept...
It's official: the last holdout for the open web has fallen. Flanked on all sides by Google, Microsoft, Opera, and (it appears) Safari's support and promotion of the EME DRM-in-HTML standard, Mozilla is giving in to pressure from Hollywood, Netflix, et al, and will be implementing its own third-party version of DRM. It will be rolled out in Desktop Firefox later this year. Mozilla's CTO, Andreas Gal, says that Mozilla "has little choice." Mozilla's Chair, Mitchell Baker adds, "Mozilla cannot change the industry on DRM at this point."
Gartner recently released its 2013 Magic Quadrant for Mobile Application Development Platforms (MADPs), assessing 22 MADP vendors. We’re proud that Kony was named a leader, and excited to share the report with our community. Read your complimentary copy of the Magic Quadrant to learn:
Alex Pentland says data, sensors and smartphones are opening the door to what he calls social physics. It is the subject of his new book, about the implications of being able to monitor and measure the flow of ideas in companies, markets and communities as never before. The payoff, he says, should be the acceleration of the pace of innovation.
Ask anyone under the age of 30 if they love Facebook. Chances are, the answer will be no.
The once dominant social network has most certainly fallen from its hyper-exclusive, hyper-popular beginnings to become the place where moms and uncles post their political opinions and baby pictures. (At least, I think. I haven’t been on Facebook in forever.)
In fact, Facebook has lost so much of its cool factor that even President Obama knows it.
As it turns out, the Atlantic’s associate editor covering tech Robinson Meyer happened to besitting near Obama at a coffee shop, of all places, during a meeting the President was having to learn more about 18-34 year olds. The goal was to get more people in this demographic to sign up for coverage under the Affordable Care Act. For Meyer, the goal was to overhear the president say something relevant to his beat and — as it so happens — President Obama gave him a gem.
“It seems like they don’t use Facebook anymore,” said President Obama.
Que faire dans cette période de crise aiguë ? S’indigner, certes. Mais surtout agir. A 90 ans, le philosophe et sociologue nous invite à résister au diktat de l’urgence. Pour lui, l’espoir est à portée de main.