Needle in a haystack
Here are some of the most common arguments why recruiting a good Java developer is damn near impossible
Putting 'fun' into the future
Lukas Eder reiterates why ORM is out, and why it's time to ditch the dogma and embrace a new functional programming approach.
Swirl swirl swirl
The Linux container engine that could is proving its worth in a multitude of ways.
Goetz proposes heroic effort to tackle language extensions for the Java language and JVM.
Old developer faithful now offers next-generation Asynchronous Loggers, auto-extension detection, and support for properties.
A less buggy version of the 100% Java-fied database is now ready for download, but watch out for pesky asynchronous writes.
Java overlords issue 113 critical patches for Oracle Fusion Middleware, Java SE, MySQL Server, Hyperion products and Oracle database and E-Business Suite.
Built around the Java 8 compatible version of the IDE, the new Spring Tools are swept of bugs and fine tuned with a host of new features.
Don’t get brave
Oracle spokesman rounds on claims that Java is dead on the retro OS, emphasising that future security patches for J-7 will still be viable.
Microcomputer team announce the launch of Raspberry Pi Model B+, with more USB hubs, sensors, and enhanced connectivity.
Hanging on the telephone
Some said it couldn't be done. Others said it shouldn't. But this developer is actively scaling out a future for Java in the iOS. Here‘s his story.
Mission to Mars
Paul Webster chats with JAX about the latest developments on the platform and the next big goals for the community.
Start at the corners
Mark Reinhold announces gear shift from explorative stages to creation of production-quality design and implementation for Jigsaw in Java 9.
What can go wrong with your app when you're working with Java 8? Well, when using the Streams API, quite a bit actually.
Java 8 will bring a lot of new traction into last decade’s DSL debate. Lukas Eder wades in to the fray.