Cisco report: Java and Android are hives of malware

Filthy

Cisco report: Java and Android are hives of malware

Last year, 91% of all web exploits used Java, while 99% of all mobile malware targeted Android devices.

 Buggy or not, Java 8 will arrive on time

It's really coming!

Buggy or not, Java 8 will arrive on time

After a series of false starts, it looks like Oracle is holding fast for a March release date - just watch out for a few holes.

Red Hat lifts lid on high-performance garbage collector

That’s a mouthful

Red Hat lifts lid on high-performance garbage collector

‘Shenandoah’, proposed to OpenJDK, can handle heaps larger than 100GB with sub-10ms pause times.

The top 5 features of NetBeans IDE 8

Five by five

The top 5 features of NetBeans IDE 8

The Beta of NetBeans IDE 8 has now been released! Geertjan Wielenga spotlights some of the coolest bells and whistles.

James Gosling: Oracle have done “surprisingly well” with Java

Faint praise?

James Gosling: Oracle have done “surprisingly well” with Java

With the fourth anniversary of acquisition of the platform coming up, the Father of Java has a mixed bag of views on its stewards.

Google puts HDFS-less Hadoop in its cloud

Nifty - but is it performant?

Google puts HDFS-less Hadoop in its cloud

Don’t worry about the file system for your precious Big Data, says Google – just keep it in our Cloud Storage.

Supreme Court: Web ‘shopping cart’ patent still invalid

A good egg

Supreme Court: Web ‘shopping cart’ patent still invalid

Newegg’s landmark victory against alleged patent troll Soverain is upheld as high court refuses to hear case.

Mammoth batch of Oracle patches released today

Make do and mend

Mammoth batch of Oracle patches released today

Software giant pushes out 144 fixes, including solutions for critical issues in Java SE, FX, JDK, and JRE.

JAXenter.com’s top 20 articles of 2013

Top of the pops

JAXenter.com’s top 20 articles of 2013

We’ve crunched our numbers from the past twelve months, and the results are in. What were developers most into in ‘13?

Inside the JBoss AS 7 modularity

Deploy wisely

Inside the JBoss AS 7 modularity

The Java Classloader is a part of the Java Runtime Environment that dynamically loads Java classes into the Java Virtual Machine. However there are some various ways in which…

Bringing stuff to life

When open source enables the Internet of Things

Whether it's the building you live in, your car, your grandmother's pacemaker, or your toaster, by 2020 it's predicted that there will be tens of billions of connected…

Is 2014 the year that JavaFX makes it big?

Place your bet

Is 2014 the year that JavaFX makes it big?

Some analysts are predicting a market breakthrough for JavaFX this year. Our expert Java pundits weigh in with their opinions.

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