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Komodo 5.0.3 API changes20081219004554

Komodo 5.0.3 API changes

Todd WhitemanDecember 19, 2008
Just a heads up that the Komodo 5.0.3 release will change the behaviour of some of the common API methods. This should only affect a small minority of...
Komodo IDE 5.0 Nominated for Jolt Awards20081218165458

Komodo IDE 5.0 Nominated for Jolt Awards

erin-williamsDecember 18, 2008
They just announced the nominees, and Komodo IDE 5.0 was shortlisted for the best Developer Environment. We’re in contention for the coveted Ple...
Dynamic Language Use Pops in Asia20081216194252

Dynamic Language Use Pops in Asia

Kendra PenroseDecember 16, 2008
According to eWeek.com, dynamic language use is soaring in Asia, with more than 88 percent of developers in a recent survey saying they use some dynam...
PHP 5.3, round 120081214165157

PHP 5.3, round 1

jeffgDecember 14, 2008
PHP 5.3 has hit Alpha 3 now, so it was about time I got around to poking at the new features myself, instead of just glancing over and deleting huge f...
Gartner: 85 percent of companies using open source20081118191423

Gartner: 85 percent of companies using open source

Kendra PenroseNovember 18, 2008
This recent post on CNET was forwarded to me by a colleague yesterday. An interesting part of the post is that “only 31 percent of companies sur...
New PPM servers in full swing20081107233100

New PPM servers in full swing

Jeff HobbsNovember 7, 2008
Following up on our previous post about rebuilding the ppm build server backend, we finally have flipped the switch for all PPM 4 clients (all ActiveP...
Revenge of the auto-wrap (type type type DING!)20081106235736

Revenge of the auto-wrap (type type type DING!)

troytNovember 6, 2008
“I do not think anyone wants Komodo to add breaks — that is not what word-wrap does.” — Cory Trese on komodo-discuss March 200...
Komodo 5 released20081104154717

Komodo 5 released

jeffgNovember 4, 2008
Today we released Komodo 5.0 after a whirl-wind 7 month dev cycle. A short list of highlights, some of which should be ff particular interest to peopl...
Komodo IDE 5.0 Released!20081104140016

Komodo IDE 5.0 Released!

erin-williamsNovember 4, 2008
We said we’d release Komodo IDE 5.0 today, and we have! Don’t you love it when people keep their promises? The latest release is focused o...
The 7 Common Pitfalls of Software Development20081031223646

The 7 Common Pitfalls of Software Development

Sheila LouisOctober 31, 2008
At some time or another, you’ve probably worked on a project that just doesn’t make it on time, on budget, or both. Don’t worry, you...