A big plus
Social network adds ability to send apps directly to phones, but keeps tight grip on full read/write access.
Lock down the base!
Commercial distribution of Apache Cassandra jumps “final hurdle” to enterprise adoption in 3.0 release, says CEO.
Mastering the practice
Originally appearing in November's JAX Magazine, Uwe Friedrichsen acts as our sensei in explaining how to overcome the limitations of '''Software Craftsmanship".
Dancing to a different tune
Emerging markets often require a novel approach, as demonstrated by Mdundo’s strategy of selling MP3s via physical scratchcards.
Let's wrap this up quickly
Danno Ferrin on taking the pain out of packaging JavaFX applications using a simple open-source Gradle plugin.
No holodeck yet though
Drawing in 3D, visualising London’s commuters and Google-generated poetry: yep, this is the 21st Century.
Web of intrigue
Mad hatters hack Hadoop
JBoss parent company plans to build “robust network of partners” instead of rolling own Hadoop distribution.
Subject to minor delays
Scope of Project Lambda causes slip in complete milestone admits Chief Architect, and Project Lambda will need “more time”.
Six feet under
As Oracle ends public support for Java SE 6, we reflect on the legacy of the only version to bridge the Sun-Oracle eras.
Sting in the tail?
With their competition placing faith in new solutions, the Yahoo spinoff opt to renovate and improve Hadoop veteran Hive.
Priming the engine
Latest release of asynchronous server brings support for persistent connection protocol.