You’re thinking of publishing a book on IT? Don’t expect to make much money or have a social life, says self-publishing author Nicolas Fränkel. And whatever you do, don’t self-publish your first book.
New releases have graced us with their presence at EclipseCon 2015, with Xtext 2.8 and Optimizer for Eclipse all being announced at the annual event.
Groovy fans rejoice: a move to the Apache Software Foundation is now confirmed. To alleviate concerns about his recent Restlet role, founder Guillaume Laforge has announced that the Groovy project will be moving, with news breaking today of the successful submission.
What has TypeScript got going for it that won the Angular team over? Aren’t Google using Dart internally anyway? What’s the deal with the comparisons? We try our luck at dissecting the issue of Angular’s recent TypeScript coalition.
Finance may be a “dry subject”, says HFT programmer Peter Lawrey, but it’s never bad to work for an employer that has money. Stack Overflow’s most active Java commenter explains what it’s like to work in high frequency trading and banking.
The latest company to join the growing open-source community is Solair, who will be working actively with the foundation’s IoT Working Group, the Kura project. The Italian-based firm calls Kura “one of a kind”.
The debate surrounding the now infamous #NoEstimates tag has seen commentary from all corners, so we thought we’d try and put it all together for you. After some thorough research, here’s what we’ve discovered.
Countless open-source projects rely on GitHub. But the vast majority of these are forgetting to add a valid license. That’s where the License API comes in.
What opportunities does SAP HANA Cloud Platform present for developers – and the Java community in particular? JAXenter spoke to product manager Rui Nogueira about the SAP PaaS offering.
Some updates for all you Linux folk today, with coding standards, the latest RC for version 4.0 and Google’s dope Project Zero team who have been tasked with unearthing bummer zero-day flaws.
With a JDK update that brought plenty of nice improvements, last week was an exciting one for Java developers. Thorben Janssen brings us the latest links, debates and news from the Java world.
Confused by getConstructors? Javadocs not giving you enough information? Lukas Eder has a crack at explaining the history behind this particular little Java nugget.