Within a short period of time since its initial release in late 2009, Node.js has gained the interest of thousands of experienced developers, grown a package manager and a corpus of interesting modules and applications, and even became the reason for a number of startups to appear. You may have heard about node.js, or read… Continue reading Node.js: does it have any future?
Debates about which programming language is the best are always hard and heated. Likewise, there’s no ideal language that works for all web application project requirements. Wikipedia is written in PHP. Gmail is written in Java. Python is number one choice of Google and YouTube. Ruby is used to create Twitter and Hulu. Slashdot is… Continue reading Best Web programming languages: Python and Ruby. Are they worthy rivals for the title against PHP?
What does the future of Java look like? Many users see Java as stuck in a quagmire, while others go so far as to say Java is dead. Is it really so? Java, one of the long-dominant platforms for building enterprise solutions, has been steadily evolving since its first release in 1996, with a new… Continue reading Is Java reaching the end of its life?