Oracle’s latest JDK update brings a number of enhancements to memory management, Nashorn and JavaFX that should be warmly welcomed in the Java community.
In the upcoming Linux 4.0, you may never need to reboot your operating system ever again – or at least, hardly ever. Live patching is coming, but apparently there are still a few hurdles to get through before we have full functionality.
Veteran banking developer and JAX Finance speaker Mashooq Badar explains what it’s like to work in finance and the obstacles that developers face.
Delivering on their promise, the team behind Node.js fork JXcore have released the framework as entirely open source, with the SpiderMonkey crew acknowledged for their efforts. The Node.js community can add another notch to is widening belt.
Celer’s Java trading platform will now enable trading firms to customise their applications and carry out more consistent trading with more control over latency.
Google has released as open source a framework for HTTP/2 called gRPC, which handles remote procedure calls (RPC) between servers and clients, such as browsers or mobile apps. The gRPC framework powers most of Google’s services today.
From Unsynchronized Persistence Contexts to using parameterized JUnit tests, the newest edition of Thorben Janssen’s Java Weekly brings us the latest links, debates and news from the Java world.
With git management, a cloud service and a native Distributed Version Control System engine, Perforce’s latest offering wants to make version and git management simpler for startups and games developers.
Google have released an open source MapReduce framework for C, called MR4C, that allows developers to run native code in the Hadoop framework. Added contributions to the project are welcomed from the community.
SFCurve is an Eclipse project that stems from two LocationTech programs, looking to solve the same problems and now working to create a robust, optimized set of space-filling curve exercises.
Have you neglected your Spring cleaning? Here Nicolas Frankel takes a closer look at the three ways of testing Spring MVC applications.
Your data, whether big or small, needs a home: but with more choice in DBMS engines than ever before, it’s important to consider their strengths and weaknesses.