Here’s some interesting thoughts from long-time Slashdot reader theodp: CNBC reports that the next frontier in the Microsoft, Google, Amazon cloud battle is over a world without code. Google recently acquired no-code app development platform AppSheet, Microsoft just launched a new public preview of its low-code Power Apps mobile app for iOS and Android, and there is speculation about an ‘Amazon for Everyone’ product from AWS. “Anything a Java developer or engineer can build using custom code, we can do it 200 times faster,” boasted Unqork CEO Gary Hoberman, whose no-code company raised $131 million in its latest funding round from investors that included Alphabet. The promise of no-code development platforms has been touted for decades — is it different this time? Read more of this story at Slashdot.