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.
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.
In this latest bumper-sized issue of the JAX Mag, you’ll learn how to build modular AngularJS applications, the most common Scrum problems and why you need to think like a hardware developer.
Ever looked through someone else’s code and thought to yourself “Damn, this programmer got style…”? We’re not talking about CSS, but the perfect combination of conventions, methods and clean code.
Looking to optimise your hashCode()? Want to avoid regular expressions? Lukas Eder offers up his tips for easy performance optimisation and different aspects of scaling.
More than two years have passed since we saw the last major version of Java search engine Apache Lucene and NoSQL server Apache Solr. The long-awaited releases of version 5.0 are here.
Keen to get the latest details about all things Java? Thorben Janssen delivers a digest of the most important Java happenings and stories from the community – from a nasty Java 8 issue to Java EE 8’s new MVC specification.
Looking to fine tune your Java-based system? Then you need to hear the wise words of Kirk Pepperdine, who is hereby dubbed the all-round Java mechanic and performance specialist.
The Java Executive Committee has signed off on a number of changes to the JDK in its ninth release, planned for mid-to-late 2016.
What is the best way for Java developers to take a pragmatic approach to Docker and look beyond the hype?