Google hit with €1.49bn fine from EU

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Alphabet's Google remains a dominant force in online advertising Google has been hit with a €1.49bn (£1.28bn) fine from the EU for blocking rival online search advertisers. It is…

When pigs fly: optimising bytecode interpreters

“No matter how hard you try, you can’t make a racehorse out of a pig. You can, however, make a faster pig.”  — A comment in the Emacs source code. Everyone knows that pigs can’t fly — just like everyone…

What is Commento? | The Open Source Disqus…

Commento is an open-source commenting platform developed by a programmer named Adhityaa Chandrasekar. The self-hosted version was launched in April 2017 and hosted service was released in February 2019. Commento is intended to offer a…

Top 5 Must Have Visual Studio Code Extensions

Visual studio code is my go-to editor for programming. Due to its wide range of extensions and support from Microsoft this editor is widely adopted. Visual studio code is built on top of open source…

Just a Drop in the Bucket (1994)

Just A Drop In The Bucket as reported to the [REDACTED] list by Lee S. Kilpatrick <lee...@B...> Subject: mother of all grease firesDate: Fri, 23 Sep 94 17:34:09 PDTFrom: Brian Reid [email address lost in…

My Alpine Desktop – Setting Up a Software…

Whether you are into software development, DevOps or test engineering, if you have some work experience with Docker, you are most likely already familiar with Alpine Linux. Alpine has gained great popularity in recent years…

howerj/forth-cpu

Project Forth SoC written in VHDL Author Richard James Howe Copyright 2013-2019 Richard Howe License MIT/LGPL Email howe.r.j.89@gmail.com This project implements a small stack computer tailored to executing Forth based on the J1 CPU. The…