Brew a cup of JOE

Java on Everything! JOE gets back to basics with no OS

Java on Everything (JOE) implements an object-oriented design that tosses the entire operating system. What benefits are there to saying sayonara to the OS? This virtualized Java environment has some tricks to make applications more secure and better designed.

Troubleshooting what others cannot

Introducing Arthas, a Java diagnostic tool from heaven

This week has been onwards and upwards for Java! New interesting projects coming from all around. And today shouldn’t be any different! We present you Arthas, a Java diagnostic tool open sourced by the Chinese giant, Alibaba. Let’s take a closer look.

What will you build?

Bringing Node.js to IoT: Meet low.js

Are you a hobbyist or professional struggling with JavaScript eating up your RAM? With low.js you can use Node.js with low system requirements. Find out what potential low.js brings to the table for developers.

Are we there yet?

On the road to Angular v7: Make way for beta.6

Angular v6 focuses on the toolchain and on making it easier to move quickly with Angular in the future so we’re excited to see what Angular v7’s “theme” will be. But until then, let’s focus on what we do know – a new milestone has been reached: beta.6 is here.

Interview series — Part 1

JavaFX 11: First impressions, a look back and a leap forward

Now that JavaFX 11 is here and a new era has begun, it’s time to take a look back and a leap forward. We invited Johan Vos, Jonathan Giles, Dirk Lemmermann and Donald Smith to weigh in on the latest release, how the community should adjust to the latest developments and more.  

Interview with Vladimír Smitka, security specialist and researcher

“The GDPR fever opened a greatly beneficial discussion on privacy protection – before that, nobody cared!”

Earlier this month, we reviewed the research of Vladimír Smitka on open .git folders in websites globally. The results of his research were remarkable – 390,000 web pages were found with open .git directory! So we invited Vladimir for a talk on his research, GDPR implications and his views on open source vulnerabilities.

And still has much to offer

Devs have spoken – jQuery is here to stay!

After GitHub announced their decision to decouple from jQuery, we had a discussion on whether the museum is calling for this legendary tool. In the poll attached to that article, 429 of you voted and the decision is final: jQuery is here to stay!

Interview with Dmitry Kornilov, Helidon Project Lead

“If you’re a Java developer and you’re writing microservices, Helidon is a great choice”

If you need an easier way to build microservices, you should give Helidon,  a new open source Java microservices framework from Oracle, a try. We talked to Dmitry Kornilov, Helidon Project Lead about what’s under its hood and who should give it a try. In short, “if you’re a Java developer and you’re writing microservices, Helidon is a great choice”.