• Report: Apple met secretly with developers to sell them on subscription pricing

    3 monthes ago - By Phone Arena

    Apple has stated that its goal is to achieve $50 billion in services revenue from the $30 billion it garnered in that category last year. To help it expand its take in services, a new report says that Apple met privately with 30 developers in New York last year, trying to convince them to charge a recurring subscription rate for their apps. During the get-together, which took place in April 2017, Apple allegedly told these developers that they should replace one-time payments with the monthly stream of cash flow that they would receive by using a subscription model for their apps. Inside...
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  • New application helps developers avoid vulnerable GitHub code

    New application helps developers avoid vulnerable GitHub code

    3 monthes ago - By Beta News

    We reported last week on a new tool to help spot vulnerabilities present in active open source systems. To prevent problems from being introduced into new systems, open source governance specialist Sonatype is launching a tool to enable developers to identify and avoid using open source components that have known vulnerabilities. According to Sonatype's 2018 DevSecOps Community Survey released earlier this year, one in three organizations has suffered suspected or verified breaches due to OSS vulnerabilities. Breaches due to open source vulnerabilities are up by over 50 percent since 2017...
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