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In a recent survey of developers who use npm, 62% of respondents said they used Microsoft's TypeScript to build native mobile and desktop apps, up from 46% in last year's survey.
Emerging technologies are being used to flight floods in the U.S.
The National Academy of Sciences said 40% of its newly elected members are women—the most ever elected in any one year.
Researchers hunt for ways to keep quantum computing honest.
Using voice input to write programs.
A more connected world sounds alluring, but without better protections, the Internet of Things could lead to disaster.