Android, IT Trends, Java, Mobile, Open Source, Programming languages

Will Kotlin replace Java?

Kotlin - a programming language, developed by JetBrains, the company from St. Petersburg, was announced an official development language for Android at the Google conference. And according to latest reports, a mobile development platform, Kotlin is expected to surpass Java as the primary programming language used for Android apps by December 2018. So why Kotlin… Continue reading Will Kotlin replace Java?

Big Data, Cloud, FinTech, Programming languages

Smart contracts in simple terms

Definition Firstly let’s start with defining what a smart contract basically is. Wikipedia says that smart contract is a computer protocol intended to facilitate, verify, or enforce the negotiation or performance of a contract. It can help us exchange money, property, shares, or anything valuable. But what is more important it allows us to do… Continue reading Smart contracts in simple terms

Android, IT Trends, Java, Open Source, Programming languages, software development

Is Kotlin a new Java for Android?

When creating native apps for Android, you will normally use the Java programming language for your logic. The same way as Objective C for iOS, Java was written long before mobile development took place. Both languages are powerful, fully-functional and effective. But the fact is that they were not optimized for mobile. Why not to… Continue reading Is Kotlin a new Java for Android?

IT Trends, Programming languages, Rust, software development

5 promising programming languages of 2017

When we look into the current trends in programming, few cornerstones dominate in modern programming languages: • How fast they are • How smart they are • Few bugs These three features were taken into consideration while preparing this article. Let’s see what programming languages share these features and are most likely to be trending… Continue reading 5 promising programming languages of 2017

CMS, Computing, Drupal, html5, PHP, Programming languages, software development, Web

What do we need to know about DRUPAL 8?

In the rapidly changing world of IT only those people win who are developing all the time: if you stop — you will lose. Besides general philosophy of life, it’s also true for CMS. Trying to keep up with the time the developers of CMS Drupal have released a new version of Drupal 8. Many… Continue reading What do we need to know about DRUPAL 8?