AQtime 8.2: Improved Sampling Profiler, Windows 8.1 Integration, and Licensing on Hyper-V Servers

AQtime 8.2 Today, SmartBear is pleased to announce the immediate availability of AQtime version 8.2 - a minor release that includes profiler and platform updates as well as a number of bug fixes. We hope these changes will help you more efficiently optimize your … [Read more...]

What’s New in Visual Studio 2013 Preview

Lynn Greiner attended the recent Microsoft BUILD conference, and came home with a few shiny new beta toys. Here’s her view of the Visual Studio 2013 features you really need to know about. One of the more entertaining things at Microsoft's developer conference, BUILD, is … [Read more...]

Detecting and Managing Memory Leaks

Developing and managing software is a constant battle between functionality and resource management. This is particularly true when discussing memory allocation and leakage. As code grows, so does the propensity for memory leaks. These micro snippets steal from the total … [Read more...]

5 Reasons to Stick with MySQL

MySQL's founder is encouraging people to steer away from his creation. Here's why he's wrong. Schism between the worlds of open source and proprietary software is never going to go away as long as open source remains viable and competitive. Eventually, you have a meeting … [Read more...]

On Code Complexity

We humans think a lot about how we’re different from other species on this planet. Defining these differences strokes our ego because we're brought up to bask in the glow of our “superiority” to everything else on Earth. One of these differences – we believe – involves … [Read more...]