TypeScript 4.7 and 4.8 Beta Releases Add ESM for Node.js and Better Type Inference

TypeScript 4.7 and 4.8 Beta Releases Add ESM for Node.js and Better Type Inference

The TypeScript team announced the release of TypeScript 4.8 beta and TypeScript 4.7, which introduces ES Module (ESM) support for Node.js, improved type inference and control flow analysis, and significant performance improvements. Since ES6 introduced modules in 2015, work has been underway to move the JavaScript and TypeScript ecosystems to the native module format. Early … Read more

Partytown, Offloading 3RD Party Scripts to Web Workers

Partytown, Offloading 3RD Party Scripts to Web Workers

Partytown is a small JavaScript library that speeds up web application load times by helping developers to move third party scripts into web workers and off the main thread. Since JavaScript is single-threaded, developers can not take advantage of the multiple CPU cores available on most devices. To tackle this challenge, Web Workers were introduced … Read more

Oilers owner Daryl Katz denies paying ballerina for sex

Oilers owner Daryl Katz denies paying ballerina for sex

Oilers owner Daryl Katz in Edmonton on May 7, 2019.JASON FRANSON/The Canadian Press Edmonton Oilers owner Daryl Katz denies allegations in a US civil suit that he paid tens of thousands of dollars to an underage dancer for sexual favors. A lawyer for the ballerina also said the allegations against Mr. Katz were false. The … Read more

JetBrains Launches Containerized Development Environment Space On-Premises

JetBrains Launches Containerized Development Environment Space On-Premises

Space, JetBrains’s take on containerized, remote development environments, is now available on-premises as a beta for all organizations that prefer to have full control over their tools instead of relying on third-party Cloud services. Since Space On-Premises will be deployed inside of the user’s network, the focus is more on its containerized nature rather than … Read more

Android 13 Final Beta Improves Security and Privacy, and More

Android 13 Final Beta Improves Security and Privacy, and More

The latest beta of Android 13 is a final update that allows developers to make sure their apps are ready for the new Android release when it becomes available in a few weeks, says Google. Android 13 includes a number of behavior changes that will affect all apps running on it, regardless of their declared … Read more

Shopify cancels fall internships, pauses recruiting for further roles amid fallen stock price

Shopify cancels fall internships, pauses recruiting for further roles amid fallen stock price

Shopify Inc. headquarters sign is seen in Ottawa, May 3, 2022.Sean Kilpatrick/The Canadian Press Shopify Inc. is canceling internships and job offers for people who were to begin working for the Ottawa-based e-commerce company this fall, as it deals with challenges posed by its fallen stock price. In a statement to The Globe and Mail … Read more

Git 2.37 Brings Builtin File Monitor, Improved Pruning, and More

Git 2.37 Brings Builtin File Monitor, Improved Pruning, and More

Git 2.37 brings many new and improved features, including a builtin file system monitor on Windows and macOS, better unreachable objects management, improved external diff, faster git addand more. Git’s new builtin file monitor aims to improve performance when accessing the file system to detect file changes. This may reduce the time required to execute … Read more

New PACMAN Vulnerability Affecting Apple Silicon CPUs

New PACMAN Vulnerability Affecting Apple Silicon CPUs

Uncovered by a team at MIT CSAIL, PACMAN is a new vulnerability affecting a defense mechanism available in Apple Silicon processors and known as pointer authentication code (PAC). While Apple downplayed the severity of this finding, the researchers hint at the fact PACMAN brings an entire new class of attacks. Pointer authentication code is a … Read more

Classfile API Draft, Spring Boot, GlassFish, Project Reactor, Micronaut

Classfile API Draft, Spring Boot, GlassFish, Project Reactor, Micronaut

This week’s Java roundup for June 20th, 2022 features news from OpenJDK, JDK 19, JDK 20, Spring point releases, GlassFish 7.0.0-M6, GraalVM Native Build Tools 0.9.12, Micronaut 3.5.2, Quarkus 2.10.0, Project Reactor 2022.0.0-M3, Apache Camel Quarkus 2.10.0, and Apache Tika versions 2.4.1 and 1.28.4. OpenJDK Brian Goetz, Java language architect at Oracle, recently updated JEP … Read more

G7 aims to raise $600-billion to counter China’s Belt and Road project

G7 aims to raise 0-billion to counter China’s Belt and Road project

US President Joe Biden speaks next to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and German Chancellor Olaf Scholz on the first day of the G7 leaders’ summit held at Elmau Castle, Germany, on June 26.JONATHAN ERNST/AFP/Getty Images Group of Seven leaders on Sunday pledged to raise US$600-billion in private and public funds over five years to finance … Read more