Stack Overflow: The Brutal Lifecycle of JS Frameworks

This is another of what you see a lot at the end of one year and the beginning of the next, data mining of large data sets in order to glean insights into what has happened in the past and what is likely to happen in the future. In this case it’s Stack Overflow looking at the waxing and waning of JavaScript frameworks over a period of years based upon their own trend data for people asking and answering questions:

The Brutal Lifecycle of JavaScript Frameworks

DigitalOcean Currents Q4 2017 Presentation

DigitalOcean (the web hosting company, or infrastructure company, or whatever everybody wants to be called these days) apparently does a quarterly survey of developers and makes a presentation out of it. It’s actually the first time I think I’ve heard of it, but here’s the results: DigitalOcean Currents Q4 2017 At this time of year, everybody under the sun is doing year end retrospectives, surveys, and data mining to learn about 2017 and look forward to 2018.