Paul Rubens

Paul Rubens is a technology journalist based in England.

Why learn C?

Where to find the best programmers in the world

Where to find the best programmers in the world

The coder you need may likely be on the other side of the world, according to recent research.

7 secrets behind effective developers

7 secrets behind effective developers

Writing good code doesn’t take as many hours as you may think. Here’s how the best get it done. (Hint: Being lazy is a good start.)

Can citizen developers move shadow IT into the light?

Can citizen developers move shadow IT into the light?

Citizen developers can produce valuable businesses applications quickly, but is speed to market worth the risk of security and compliance considerations flying out of the window?

Who cares about Hadoop on Linux? Microsoft (yes, really)

Who cares about Hadoop on Linux? Microsoft (yes, really)

By offering big data services in its Azure cloud on Linux, Microsoft is sending several important messages to customers.

5 takeaways from Adobe Flash's death march

5 takeaways from Adobe Flash's death march

What can developers learn from the steady decline of the once-popular multimedia platform? And what should they do to prepare for Flash’s imminent demise?

Rating programming languages – Swift is hot, Dart is not

Rating programming languages – Swift is hot, Dart is not

A few programming languages are on the rise, but not always the ones you might have guessed.

8 key open source software foundations (and what makes them key)

It's an open source worldImage by ThinkstockOpen source software foundations are proliferating: Every month it seems that a new one is announced -- Open Contain Initiative (OCI) and Cloud Native Container Foundation (CNCF) are just...

How to make money from open source software

How to make money from open source software

Ditching the GPL may be the key to running a successful commercial open source software business.

How to make money from open-source software

How to make money from open-source software

Ditching the GPL may be the key to running a successful commercial open-source software business.

10 Windows 10 migration issues you need to consider

10 Windows 10 migration issues you need to consider

While there's no need to rush to Windows 10 just because it’s been released, there are some important things to start thinking about.

10 Windows 10 migration issues you need to consider

10 Windows 10 migration issues you need to consider

While there's no need to rush to Windows 10 just because it’s been released, there are some important things to start thinking about.

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