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Mapt Launches - July 2016

Packt, the company delivering software skills and training since 2004 in their mission to "help the world put software to work in new ways," today launches Mapt, an online learning platform built exclusively for professional developers.

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Skill-Up Developer Survey Captures New Tech Trends - July 2016

More than 11,500 worldwide developers and IT professionals weighed in to share insights on global salaries, new and emerging technology defining software today, and the most in-demand skills and tools in tech today.

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Midlands Business News

Nov 10, 2016

Birmingham-based Packt CEO to judge Best British Mobile Startup 2017

Nov 7, 2016

The leaders of some of the UK’s most successful start-ups are set to reveal the secrets of their success at a business event in Birmingham

August 8, 2016

What are the 5 most popular programming languages and which pays the best salary?

July 25, 2016

Market study from one of the world's biggest publishers shows that Python & JavaScript are today's most popular programming languages....

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CIO Dive

July 25, 2016

Packt Releases Bite-Sized Developer Education Platform Mapt

July 25, 2016

Software developer survey captures new technology trends

July 23, 2016

Software Developer Survey Captures New Technology Trends

July 22, 2016

What developers want in 2016: JavaScript, Angular, machine learning

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IT Pro Portal
Software Development Times

July 20, 2016

Machine learning, big data analytics and Internet of Things skills are in high demand

July 19, 2016

Augmented reality, VR and Big Data are in demand

July 19, 2016

Python Shows Strong in New Skills Survey

July 19, 2016

New online learning platform Mapt fills in developers’ skill gaps

IT Pro Portal
Creative Bloq

August 5, 2016

12 up-and-coming programming languages developers should get to know

December 9, 2016

4 trends that are changing the future of the tech industry

December 21, 2016

10 Things Young Developers Should Know

March 3, 2017

4 of the most game changing developments in tech"

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Creative Bloq

January 30, 2017

Is your microwave safe? Exploring the IoT and security

October 10, 2016

The developer skills lottery

November 2, 2016

It's time to rethink the technical skills gap

January 23, 2017

6 must-have skills for young web developers

Software Development Times
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Software Development Times

February 2, 2017

Packt: What skills and technologies developers should learn in 2017

22 February, 2017

5 things mobile developers need to know to stay relevant

March 9, 2017

What are the most popular programming languages?

February 24, 2017

Mapt's six new Skill Plans for developers, Capriza launches suite of micro apps and FOSSA raises funds for open-source initiatives


Mapt Resources


About Mapt

Mapt is the only platform that helps you to quantify, manage, and develop your professional development skill set. We believe that to be an effective developer, you need to learn not just new skills, but the right skills. Mapt enables you to understand what you know and what you need to know next.

With a growing library of over 3500 courses, Mapt is the most effective learning solution for time-poor developers.

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About Packt

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