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The Jython project has released version 2.2 of its Java-based interpreter for the Python scripting language.more »
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Python Tricks Building better and more efficient Python scriptsJul 31, 2007
Save time and trouble with these expert techniques for building custom Python tools.more »
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Dotnet Scripting with Boo Exploring the Boo scripting languageNov 30, 2006
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HP's annual Cyber Risk report offers a bleak look at the state of IT.
But what do the big numbers really mean?
.NET Core execution engine is the basis for cross-platform .NET implementations.
The Xnote trojan hides itself on the target system and will launch a variety of attacks on command.
Spammers go low-volume, and 90% of IE browsers are unpatched.
Adobe scrambles to release patches for vulnerable Flash Player.
Four-inch-long computer on a stick lets you boot a full Linux system from any HDMI display device.
New statute would require companies to report break-ins to consumers.
Weird data transfer technique avoids all standard security measures.
FIDO alliance declares the beginning of the end for old-style login authentication.