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Open-Source Bare Metal Provisioning Platform, Tinkerbell, Spreads Its Wings in the CNCF Sandbox

The open-source bare metal provisioning platform known as Tinkerbell has been growing its feature set since it joined the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) sandbox program a year ago, belying its diminutive name with sizeable new capabilities.

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VSCodium Strips Microsoft Telemetry from VS Code with FOSS License

A new open-source build of the popular Visual Studio Code (VS Code) editor stripped of Microsoft customizations and released under a "real" open-source license is now available.

JetBrains Updates Java IDEs, Launches 'Code with Me'

Software development toolmaker JetBrains announces updates of its popular IntelliJ IDEA integrated development environment (IDE), its RubyMine IDE for Ruby on Rails (RoR), and a new coding collaboration service.

Gitpod Announces Features, Forum, Funding

Gitpod announces new support for VS Code, its first community event, and some serious venture support.

Supreme Court Sides with Google in Landmark Software Copyright Case Over Java APIs

SCOTUS rules that Google did not commit copyright infringement when it used 37 Java APIs in its Android OS without Oracle's permission.

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CircleCI Gives its CI/CD Platform a Shot in the ARM

CI/CD platform provider CircleCI is adding new features to its namesake platform based on the Arm architecture and a collaboration with AWS).

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Platform9 Takes on Large-scale 5G Kubernetes Deployments

Platform9 has released the latest version of its SaaS-managed service that combines OpenStack and Kubernetes.

Zoom Releases New Video SDK

Zoom, the cloud-based video conferencing platform, has released new software development kits that allow devs to leverage the platform's HD video, audio, and interactive features to build video-based apps with native user interfaces.

Fourth Annual Call for Code Challenges Developers to Tackle 'Existential Threat of Climate Change'

The 4th annual Call for Code Global Challenge, which invites software developers from around the world to create open-source solutions to combat climate change, got underway this week.

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Eclipse Jetty 11 Lays the Foundation for Cloud Native Java

The Eclipse Foundation announced the release of the Eclipse Jetty 11 Java web server and servlet container, which is fully compatible with the Jakarta EE 9 Servlet specifications.

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Sonatype Unveils NextGen Nexus Platform

Sonatype expands the latest version of its Nexus platform to offer "full-spectrum control of the cloud-native software development lifecycle."

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Oracle Updates Autonomous Data Warehouse

Oracle announced enhancements to its Autonomous Data Warehouse this week aimed at data analysts, data scientists, and line-of-business users.

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Java in VS Code Devs Get a New Welcome Page with Features Tour

The team supporting developers using the Java in Visual Studio Code editor has added a new Welcome Page to its support website that includes a new tour of important features.

GrammaTech Partners with GitLab to Add Shift-Left Capabilities to the CI/CD Pipeline

GrammaTech today announced a technology partnership with GitLab to integrate the GrammaTech CodeSonar Static Application Security Testing solution with GitLab's Ultimate DevSecOps platform.

Veracode Launches 'Hacker Games' to Test Student Cybersecurity Skills

Application Security Testing solutions provider Veracode today announced the launch of a two-week collegiate competition designed to challenge student teams in the U.S. and the U.K. to test their secure coding skills.

Java 16 Goes GA on March 16 Includes 17 Enhancements

The general availability release of Java 16, set for March 16, comes with a long list of new features.

Microsoft Empowers "Citizen Developers" with Low-Code Power Platform Enhancements

Microsoft is upping its low-code development game with new capabilities across its Power Platform bundle.

NWS JFrog Enables Native Deployment of DevOps on AWS GovCloud and Azure Government Clouds

JFrog Artifactory and Xray are now available with native deployment templates for customers using AWS GovCloud and Azure Government clouds.

Microsoft Updates Java for Azure Spring Cloud

Microsoft continued to beef up its support for Java developers in both the cloud and its popular, open source, cross-platform code editor, Visual Studio Code (VS Code) with new updates to Azure Spring Cloud.

Desktop Version of Mabl's Low-Code Automated Testing Tool Released in Beta

Mabl, a Boston based provider of low-code testing tools, today announced the beta release of a desktop version of its test automation application for APIs and mobile web browsers.