SD Occasions information digest: Second.js is in upkeep mode, .NET RC 1 launched, and Android GPU Inspector open beta


The Second.js crew has introduced the venture is now take into account in upkeep mode. Which means the working group behind the venture won’t be including any new options or capabilities and won’t change Second’s API to be immutable.

“The trendy internet seems to be a lot completely different lately. Second has advanced considerably over time, however it has primarily the identical design because it did when it was created in 2011. Given what number of tasks rely on it, we select to prioritize stability over new options,” the builders wrote in a submit.

Customers that already included Second.js of their tasks can proceed to take action, however the builders discourage Second from being utilized in new tasks going ahead.

.NET RC 1 launched
.NET RC 1 contains enhancements equivalent to single file functions, smaller container pictures, extra succesful JsonSerializer APIs, an entire set of nullable reference sort annotations and extra.

RC 1 is a near-final launch of .NET, and the primary of two RCs earlier than the official launch in November.

The RC1 variations of ASP.NET Core and EF Core had been additionally launched at the moment.

Further particulars can be found right here.

Android GPU Inspector Open Beta
With the rollout of Android 11 on Pixel, Android GPU Inspector (AGI) has graduated from a restricted developer preview to an open beta.

AGI is a graphics profiling instrument that permits customers to look into the GPU of Android gadgets to raised perceive graphics bottlenecks and optimize the efficiency of video games and apps that leverage 3D graphics APIs, in accordance with Android.

It exhibits system actions together with excessive frequency GPU counters, and, if utilizing Vulkan, GPU exercise data.

C11 and C17 help in MSVC
C11 and C17 at the moment are changing into supported language variations within the MSVC compiler toolset beginning with Visible Studio 2019 model 16.eight Preview three.

Since C17 is actually only a bug repair launch of ISO C, with many defect experiences being adopted, our help for C11 already contains all of the related defect experiences.

“For a few years Visible Studio has solely supported C to the extent of it being required for C++. Issues are about to vary now that a conformant token-based preprocessor has been added to the compiler,” Microsoft wrote in a weblog submit.