News from last month (2019/04 edition)

2019-04-02 Last modified on 2022-04-27

As said in the previous edition, no Medium links this month. Still a lot to read :sweat_smile:.

Special things of the month

A new era for Japan

The current era, 平成 (Heisei) corresponds to the reign of the Emperor Akihito. He is married to Empress Michiko.

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The new name is 令和 (Reiwa); read more about it here.

Here is also an article from last year: Predicting Japan’s next era name.

Web & Frontend (HTML, CSS, JS...)

WebAuthn, a new important standard:

In French:

Backend & other languages

Other languages:

Cloud

In French:

Research

In French:

Business, career, Level up

Open source:

Amazon vs Elastic:

Other:

Privacy, Digital Rights, Security

In French:

Various

Apple VS Spotify:

Other, in French:

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