Paul Krill

Editor at Large

Paul Krill is an editor at large at InfoWorld, focusing on coverage of application development (desktop and mobile) and core web technologies such as HTML5 and Java.

What developers can expect at Google I/O 2017

Escape from Flatland: Microsoft’s new UI approach

Escape from Flatland: Microsoft’s new UI approach

Microsoft's Fluid Design System concept will help developers create apps for a multitude of systems and input types

Q&A: Microsoft Cosmos DB creator lays out vision for planet-scale database

Q&A: Microsoft Cosmos DB creator lays out vision for planet-scale database

Distinguished Engineer Dharma Shukla outlines the origins and goals of Microsoft's cloud database, which debuted at Build 2017

Microsoft focuses on engagement with Fluent Design System, UWP, and Windows 10 Fall Update

Developers will get more tools to build applications that use Metro-like design language and work across device types

Puppet zeroes in on containers, cloud workloads

Puppet zeroes in on containers, cloud workloads

The devops vendor also is upgrading its Enterprise edition and offering a service to tell users what they have running inside of Docker containers

Microsoft’s Visual Studio tackles serverless computing, Mac dev

Microsoft’s Visual Studio tackles serverless computing, Mac dev

Azture Functions Visual Studio beta lets developers integrate Azure Functions into development flows

Java modularity specification opposed by Red Hat, IBM is voted down

Java modularity specification opposed by Red Hat, IBM is voted down

It could be back to the drawing board for Oracle's modular technology plan intended to make it easier to scale Java

Oracle hits back at modular Java critics

Oracle hits back at modular Java critics

High-ranking Java official responds to Red Hat's comments, saying that changes need to be useful to all developers, not a select few

Azure, AI, JavaScript headline Microsoft Build 2017

Azure, AI, JavaScript headline Microsoft Build 2017

Microsoft's developer conference will have sessions on JavaScript tools, the Universal Windows platform, and building cloud systems

Java modular battle heats up as Oracle criticizes Red Hat, IBM

Java modular battle heats up as Oracle criticizes Red Hat, IBM

Top Java official questions the two companies’ sincerity in their opposition to the planned module system

Oracle rethinks modular Java plan after Red Hat’s objections

Oracle rethinks modular Java plan after Red Hat’s objections

While Oracle insists revisions were ongoing work, they appear to address a recent gripe by Red Hat

Java module system may stall platform’s next release

Java module system may stall platform’s next release

Objections raised by IBM and Red Hat could delay the upgrade's release, planned for late July

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