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Eclipse IDE recieves Java 16 Support

Eclipse IDE has recieved its first update of the year. The update concentrates on improvements and Java support, with minor improvements for other languages. Eclipse IDE is a very popular among desktop development environment with a popular download of over 2 million times per month. The IDE is the critical development environment for more than 4 million active users. The main improvement to the Eclipse IDE is support for Java 16, including records, pattern matching...

Feasibility of Stealthily Introducing Vulnerabilities in Open-Source Software via Hypocrite Commits

The release of a research paper and its aftermath has cause a stir in the linux kennel developer circles with ban being tooled as a redress action. Greg Kroah-Hartman has banned the University of Minnesota from contributing to the Linux Kernel and gone to a great deal of effort to revert and re-evaluate 190 patches that had come from the same University. Is this an overreaction or is it the one and only possible response?...

Bharti Airtel Ghana Holdings and MIC Africa B.V transfer shares to Ghana

The Government of the Republic of Ghana and the parent companies of AirtelTigo; Bharti Airtel Ghana Holdings and MIC Africa B.V, have concluded negotiations and signed an agreement that transfers the shares of the Telecommunication Company to the Ghanaian Government. This agreement make the Government a 100% holding of the telecom company. Airteltigo until this agreement was a joint venture between Bharti Airtel Ghana Holdings and Millicom Internationa Celular SA. In October 2020, Bharti Airtel...

Google announce support for Rust for Android OS Development

Google has announced that the Android Open Source Project (AOSP) is adding support for Rust as a development language for the Android operating system. The support is being added to help avoid memory safety bugs in the code. Google advocates the use of managed languages such as Java and Kotlin as the best option for Android app development, because they are designed for ease of use, portability, and safety. The Android Runtime (ART) manages memory...

The art of soldering – Soldering To PCB Terminals

Soldering is a process of joining two or more items together by melting and putting a filler metal into the joint, the filler metal having a lower melting point than the adjoining metal creates a bond and thus the joint. The PCB (Printed Circuit Board) Terminal(s) are products engineered to terminate wires and components to a printed circuit board (PCB). In this video, you learn about how to solder PCB Terminals.

The art of soldering – Solder and Flux

Soldering is a process of joining two or more items together by melting and putting a filler metal into the joint, the filler metal having a lower melting point than the adjoining metal creates a bond and thus the joint. Unlike welding, soldering does not involve melting the work pieces. In this video, you learn about Solder and Flux factors.

Basics of Running COBOL and JCL

COBOL (Common Business-Oriented Language) and JCL (Job control language) are a double edge tool for fine tuning and executing tasks on Mainframes. Common Business-Oriented Language (COBOL) is a compiled English-like computer programming language designed for business use. It is imperative, procedural and, since 2002, object-oriented. It is primarily used in business, finance, and administrative systems for companies and governments. It is still widely used in legacy applications deployed on mainframe computers, such as large-scale batch...

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