Programming

The Opensource.com Programming article collection includes tutorials for getting started with popular programming languages; tricks and handy scripts; development news; tips for choosing a framework; and coding how-tos.

15 JavaScript frameworks and libraries

15 JavaScript frameworks and libraries
Whether you are new to JavaScript or an experienced JavaScript developer, using libraries and frameworks improves your work significantly. Learn more...Read more

Getting started with Python scripting in Scribus

Getting started with Python scripting in Scribus
The Scripter plugin lets you use internal Python commands to perform a variety of tasks in Scribus, was well as using all the other functionality...Read more

Which 'ancient' programming language do you use the most?

Which 'ancient' programming language do you use the most?
Programming languages never die, they just fade into obscurity. But some don't even do that. Which older language are you still using the most?Read more

Getting Groovy with data

Getting Groovy with data
Groovy is an excellent complement to Java, and provides a compact, highly expressive and compatible scripting environment. Learn how to get started...Read more

How do you get programmers to join your project?

The Queue: How can I get programmers to join our project?
This month The Queue answers the question "How can I get programmers to join our project?"Read more

LEGO Mindstorms programming with ev3dev

LEGO Mindstorms programming with ev3dev
ev3dev is an open source project that allows the Mindstorm user to create a Debian -based operating system (OS) that boots from a microSD card.Read more

Rumors of COBOL's demise have been greatly exaggerated: Meet GnuCOBOL

COBOL programming language
Despite rumors that say otherwise, COBOL is still in use today. Learn about the new (or should we say, Gnu) generation of COBOL.Read more

How to choose a PHP framework

How to choose a PHP framework
We look at three of the most popular PHP frameworks: Symfony, Laravel, and Yii. See how they compare to help you decide which one might be the best...Read more