Go 1.15 moves to beta, offering smaller binary sizes

Go 1.15 moves to beta, offering smaller binary sizes

Go 1.15, the next version of Google’s popular open source, statically typed, compiled language, produces smaller binary sizes through an enhanced compiler. The runtime and linker also have been improved in the forthcoming release. Typical binary sizes in Go 1.15, which is due for a production release in August, are reduced by about five percent […]
Slack moves video and voice calls to AWS

Slack moves video and voice calls to AWS

Slack will run its native voice and video calling capabilities on Amazon Web Services’ Chime platform, part of a “multi-year partnership” for collaboration product development. AWS is already Slack’s “preferred” cloud infrastructure provider, and the two companies...
ECMAScript 2020 spec for JavaScript moves forward

ECMAScript 2020 spec for JavaScript moves forward

ECMAScript 2020, the next version of the official specification underlying JavaScript, is expected to be formally adopted in June, subject to approval by ECMA International and the ECMA technical committee overseeing the specification.  ECMAScript 2020 introduces...
Cisco moves WiFi roaming technology to wireless broadband consortium

Cisco moves WiFi roaming technology to wireless broadband consortium

The Wireless Broadband Alliance has taken over development and promotion of Cisco’s OpenRoaming technology, which lets devices move between Wi-Fi and cellular networks such as LTE without interrupting service. OpenRoaming is built on the Passpoint (HotSpot 2.0)...