Python won TIOBE’s Programming Language of the Year (2021) award
As 2021 drew to a close, programming languages were battling to get the TIOBE programming language of the year award. By December, we could tell that C# had gained so much traction that it seemed it could take the crown.
But the universe had other plans, turning the tables on the crowd favorite.... Read more
‘Python most in-demand programming language of 2022’
Python specialists will be the most in-demand developers in 2022. That's what CodingNomads concludes based on research into job openings in the United States and Europe.
According to online training platform CodingNomads, Python developers are the highest in demand in the United States. Java and... Read more
Python 3.10.1 is now available
Python version 3.10 receives its first maintenance update. Version 3.10.1 brings new functionality and improvements.
Python's developers have been everything but idle since the release of version 3.10. Version 3.10.1 extends the removal of 'wstr member' in PyUnicodeObject (PEP 623) and provides ... Read more
Back-end developer is the most in-demand tech job
HackerEarth, a developer hiring platform, conducted a survey that revealed that back-end developers top the list of in-demand tech jobs/ That means back-end developers could be in a great place if they know PHP, Python, Java, and .NET, as companies are looking to onboard talent to serve the hybrid ... Read more
Snowflake adds Python support for data pipeline and app development
Snowflake announces Python support in Snowpark. Until today, the latter solution made Scala and Java available for the development of data pipelines and data-intensive applications. Now, Python joins the ranks.
Snowflake's platform entails a complete data stack. This includes tooling for develop... Read more
Why is PHP losing its popularity?
The treasured web development program turns down in popularity but still retains its position as a widely-used programming language.
PHP: Hypertext Preprocessor once was the most widely used programming language worldwide, but recently, it has gradually started to go down in popularity.
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Python releases version 3.9.8 to resolve macOS troubles
Python recently released an update for version 3.8.11 of the programming language. Version 3.9.8 follows the arrival of macOS 12 Monterey, which caused some problems for Python. Additionally, the update is combined with the general availability of an alpha version of the upcoming 3.11 release.
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Databricks buys 8080 Labs in land grab of a low-code future
8080 Labs, developer of bamboolib, was acquired by Databricks. With the acquisition, Databricks adds a low-code data analysis solution to its portfolio.
Bamboolib is a low-code GUI app for analysing and exporting data in Python. Familiarity with Python and general programming is not a prerequisi... Read more
Python climbs up the ranks in the world of computer programming
According to the latest TIOBE Index update, Python has beaten Java to become the most popular programming language for computer programming and coding
New Python ransomware aims for VMs hosted on ESXi hypervisor
Sophos Group researchers released details concerning new ransomware written in Python that attackers deploy to compromise and encrypt virtual machines hosted on an VMware ESXi hypervisor.
The ransomware attack was first discovered at 12:30 am on Sunday when those behind the attack breached into ... Read more