TikTok Plans to Take Trump’s Arse to Court Over Ban: Report

TikTok Plans to Take Trump’s Arse to Court Over Ban: Report

TikTok will file a federal lawsuit against the Trump administration as soon as Tuesday to dispute the president’s recent executive order banning the widely popular video-sharing app over national security concerns, a person directly involved in the suit told NPR under the condition of anonymity.

Laravel 8 will be released on September 8th!

Laravel 8 will be released on September 8th!

The Laravel team just announced that they are planning to release Laravel 8 on September 8th, and they are expecting the upgrade time to be about 10-15 minutes from Laravel 7.x.

Since Laravel 6, the framework has switched to semantic versioning and follows a designated release process. This means that every 6 months is a new first number release (6.0, 7.0, 8.0, etc), and in between is patch releases.

张一鸣内部信:不放弃探索任何可能性 正与一家科技公司讨论方案

张一鸣内部信:不放弃探索任何可能性 正与一家科技公司讨论方案

新浪科技讯 8月3日下午消息,字节跳动创始人张一鸣发送公司全员信,回应了TikTok美国业务面临被CFIUS(美国外资投资委员会)强制要求出售的问题。全员信回溯了近一年来TikTok在北美的遭遇,坦承还没有完全决定最后的解决方案。全员信提到,下一步的解决方案会考虑用户、团队、公司三个因素,并对TikTok的未来充满信心。

  “尽管我们一再强调自己是一家私营企业,并且我们愿意采取更多的技术方案来消除顾虑,但CFIUS还是认定字节跳动必须出售TikTok美国业务。我们不认同这个决定,因为一直以来我们都坚持确保用户数据安全、平台中立性和透明度。”

  张一鸣表示,尽管如此,也必须面对CFIUS的决定和美国总统的行政命令,同时不放弃探索任何可能性。他透露公司尝试与一家科技公司就合作方案做初步讨论,形成方案以确保TikTok能继续服务。

  以下为张一鸣全员信:

  过去的几个月中,公司遇到了很多挑战。大家这几天应该也看到不少关于公司的传言和猜测。在当前的情况下,TikTok美国业务面临被CFIUS强制要求出售的可能性,或因行政命令让TikTok产品在美国被封禁。

Microsoft in talks with Trump about TikTok deal

Microsoft in talks with Trump about TikTok deal

Microsoft says it is still discussing a potential purchase of TikTok, days after President Donald Trump said he would ban the popular short-form video app from operating in the United States.

In a blog post Sunday (local time), Microsoft said its CEO Satya Nadella has talked with Trump about buying the app, which is owned by Chinese start-up ByteDance.

US policymakers have for weeks expressed concerns about the app as tensions between the United States and China escalate, with many asserting that it could pose a national security risk.

DevOps Best Practices

DevOps Best Practices

Traditional IT had two separate teams in any organization – the development team and the operations team. The development team works on the software, developing and releasing it after ensuring that the code works perfectly. The Operations team works on deployment, load balancing, and release management to make SaaS live. 

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Best 14 CI/CD Tools You Must Know | Updated for 2020

Best 14 CI/CD Tools You Must Know | Updated for 2020

“Quality at Speed” is the new norm in software development.

Enterprises are making their moves toward DevOps methodologies and Agile culture to accelerate the delivery speed and ensure product quality. In DevOps, a continuous and automated delivery cycle is the backbone that makes fast and reliable delivery possible.

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Kubernetes Storage Developments Enable Remote Work

Kubernetes

As many of us come into our third month of working at home, we have become ever more dependent on technology for keeping in touch and continue working using cloud-based applications and tools.  Many of these cloud-based applications run in software-defined containers in large data centers.  Kubernetes is a popular open source software platform for managing and “orchestrating” these containers. 

PHP 8 JIT

JIT

Unless you have been living under a rock, or are from the past (in which case, welcome), you will be aware that a JIT is coming to PHP 8: The vote ended, quietly, today, with a vast majority in favour of merging into PHP 8, so, it's official.

Throw some crazy shapes in celebration, suggestion given in Fig 1, and it's even called "The (Detroit) JIT" ...

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