What’s new in React 16

React 16, the latest version of the popular JavaScript library for building UIs, got its Version 16.2 update this week. It features a fragments capability to improve support for showing multiple children from a component render method. Fragments, which resemble empty JSX tags, let developers group a list of children without adding nodes to the DOM. You can install Version 16.2 from

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Kotlin Use for Android Apps is Growing

In the six months since Google announced official support for Kotlin as a first-class language for Android development, Kotlin usage has more than doubled, writes Google product manager James Lau, and more than 17% of Android Studio 3.0 projects now use Kotlin. The figures provided by Lau are consistent with a recent Realm report claiming that about 15% of Android developers are using

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5 Myths About Big Data

Ever since the name “big data” was coined to express the mix of structured and unstructured data, tons of businesses have been exploiting to get useful information. But a lot of mystery and hype is also being associated with it. 1: Big Data Is Really Big How big is big? It’s really subjective. The fact that big data is generated

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