"Java 8 got lambdas? Great, goodbye Scala forever!"

Sincerest form of flattery

"Java 8 got lambdas? Great, goodbye Scala forever!"

Not quite. Oracle’s new platform drop may have muscled in on Scala’s lambda territory, but it’s no pretender to the functional programming throne.

Hortonworks collects $100m in funding for Hadoop ecosystem

Horton hears Wall Street calling

Hortonworks collects $100m in funding for Hadoop ecosystem

Apache Hadoop solutions specialist receives cash boost to put towards “aggressive” march towards HortonWorks IPO.

Georges Saab on Java 8 and the goal of “creating a scalable and modular platform”

View from the top

Georges Saab on Java 8 and the goal of “creating a scalable and modular platform”

JAXenter gets an insider account of the development of what’s been billed as “the most significant release of Java in the past 10 years” from the Oracle VP of Software…

The new Java 8 Date and Time API: An interview with Stephen Colebourne

Chronology crunchin’

The new Java 8 Date and Time API: An interview with Stephen Colebourne

Why was this new feature so critical, and could static and default methods on interfaces be more important than the all-singing, all-dancing lambdas?

Java with a shot of Hazel-nuts

"2014 will be big for off-heap stuff": A walk down the Hazelcast roadmap

In this talk, filmed at the inaugural Hazelcast User Group London on March 19th, CEO Talip Ozturk and Senior Solutions Architect David Brimley give an exclusive look at what's…

Java as a “global language” for embedded solutions

The importance of being embedded

Java as a “global language” for embedded solutions

Régis Latawiec gives us an expert overview of the evolving embedded market, and explains why Java is his number one choice for bringing the world of interconnected objects to…

A new approach to XML - Part 3: Seamless usage of namespaces and easy projector setup

Not a hitch in sight

A new approach to XML - Part 3: Seamless usage of namespaces and easy projector setup

All you need to know for handling name spaces, configuring the data projector, and separating XPath expressions from the Java code.

Java 8 is the biggest change to the syntax of the JVM since generics in Java 5

Ripples from the pond

Java 8 is the biggest change to the syntax of the JVM since generics in Java 5

JFrog CTO Yoav Landman on why the “welcome” new release has put innovation back into the heart of the platform, and the big looming modularity issue.

Log everything!

Take note

Log everything!

Want to transform your business into a data driven powerhouse? Of course you do. Stefan Schadwinkel and Mike Lohmann show you how.

Distribute all the things

All in the concurrency: Hazelcast talk Java 8

Hazelcast's Miko Matsumura and David Brimley explain what Java 8 represents to the company, just what it is that keeps Oracle's platform at the heart of the enterprise, and…

"Most comprehensive NetBeans IDE release yet" ready to meet the freshly brewed Java

Giving it some prime face

"Most comprehensive NetBeans IDE release yet" ready to meet the freshly brewed Java

The open-source IDE has its Java 8 kit fully packed and ready - here’s what’s new, and all the essentials you need to know to get started with NetBeans IDE 8.0.

Newly repopulated Basho partners with Talend

You say goodbye and I say hello

Newly repopulated Basho partners with Talend

Riak vendors may have shed a CEO, CTO and Chief Architect this year, but the NoSQL company is still making friends in the space.

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