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forloop Wednesday

Hello!
I hope your Wednesday was warm and productive!

- Android 10 has finally been released! The new release packs features like Smart Gestures, Dark Theme, better Privacy Controls, and more. Find out other things that will come with the update here.

- Firefox 69 has been released. The browser's new version features Enhanced Tracking Protection to strengthen the security and privacy of users globally, Block Autoplay of video, plus performance and UI component changes. Find out more about the release here. If you're a developer, you might want to check out Firefox 69 Hacks for Developers.


Golang 1.13 has been released. Changes have been made with respect to the implementation of the toolchain, runtime, and libraries. Check out the release notes.

- Check out Calling smart contract functions using web3.js by Ire Aderinokun.

- Segun Adebayo has built a tool called Chakra UI. Chakra is a React-based Component Library. It contains over 40 composable and accessible components to help you create React apps and websites with speed. Check it out here

- If you're trying to get the hang of RegEx, check out these fun puzzles!





Jobs & Opportunities
- AMA Creative is looking to hire a mid-level Android & iOS developer. If this interests you, you can apply here.

eHealth Africa is looking to hire a Senior Software Developer with Geospatial experience. Find out the requirements here and apply.

eHealth Africa is hiring to fill Software Developer roles; Frontend, Backend, and Android Development. Find the requirements here and apply.

BuyPower is looking to hire a Data Analyst. If you love crunching numbers in high-growth environments, check out the requirements and apply.


Paystack is looking to hire a Technical Product Specialist. Find out the requirements here and apply.

- Cowrywise is looking to hire a Backend Developer. Check out the requirements here.

- VanHack is still listing amazing opportunities to join great tech teams in Canada and other parts of the world. Check out the openings for Site Reliability/DevOps Engineers, Product Manager, Senior Python Engineer, Data Scientist, Intermediate/Senior Laravel Developer, and more. If you're new to Vanhack, register and create your profile here to begin, and if you're an existing VanHack talent, apply here.



To catch up on all upcoming dev related events, be sure to check the forloop.africa/meetups link. Also, if someone cool forwarded this to you, you can just subscribe here to get it in your inbox, going forward. Want to read the archive? Here you go.


Bonsoir!

Jennifer Onwudiwe.
Writer
Solomon
Retired Superhero. Editor.

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