COBOL, Delphi or FORTRAN are still critical, but there is no programmer in them

COBOL, Delphi or FORTRAN

Surely many know by hearsay. They are programming languages ​​with tradition, more than the generation of our parents (and even grandparents) that of our generation. COBOL was created in 1959. Fortran, in 1957. Delphi, much more modern, is from 1995. All of them were very popular in their day, but more importantly: they …

Continue reading

These are the disadvantages of Windows 10 in ARM versus Windows 10 for x86 / x64 platforms

Windows 10

Last December, Microsoft finally introduced the first Windows 10 based notebooks for ARM. The Snapdragon 835 was the protagonist of those convertibles that will be available soon, but it was never clear how far we could go with them. Does Windows 10 for ARM have the same options as our conventional Windows 10 for Intel …

Continue reading

How do personal online loans work?

The personal loans are experiencing a new boom with the Internet. This is, for example, micro-credits offered by a large number of financiers, and usually have some basic characteristics: it is granted only to residents, no extensions are automatically made, there are surcharges for non-payment and late payment interest, etc. …

Continue reading

Is Linux enough argument for a laptop from a minority manufacturer to triumph?

Linux

Little by little it seems that every time we see more manufacturers bet on commercializing laptops that use GNU / Linux as the default operating system. Brands like System76 are well known for using Linux exclusively, Dell has several Linux laptops, and we have Slimbook. Now, this year we have to add the British Star Labs Systems to …

Continue reading