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Fix-It IoT

4 obstacles to IoT adoption & how to fix them

Given the possibilities of IoT and the enthusiasm of its proponents, one would imagine people lining up to get their hands on the latest IoT devices. Unfortunately, that is not (yet!) the case. So what’s stopping people from adopting technology that promises to make life so much easier for everyone? Here are a few thoughts and solutions.

Transfers take a lot of time

Jakarta EE challenges

What are the current and future challenges of Jakarta EE? In this article, Dmitry Kornilov explains why making sure everything transfers over to the Eclipse Foundation is taking a lot longer than you’d think.

Houston, we have achieved modules

Go modules will land in Go 1.11

Go 1.11 is expected to be released in August 2018 and guess what? It will add experimental support for a new concept called “modules.” Let’s take a look and see what this means for Go developers.

Profile: Liat Palace, Director, Delivery Technology Office DevOps Coaching Team at Amdocs

Diversity talk: “The fact that I was a minority drove me to excel in the profession”

Women are underrepresented in the tech sector —myth or reality? Last year, we launched a diversity series aimed at bringing the most inspirational and powerful women in the tech scene to your attention. Today, we’d like you to meet Liat Palace, Director, Delivery Technology Office DevOps Coaching Team at Amdocs and speaker at JAX London 2018.

Testing, testing, 1, 2, 3.

TDD: A magic trick, a curse, or just a helpful process?

Let’s discuss test-driven development. Some say it’s a waste of time. Others liken it to a magic spell that will instantly find bugs in their code. So, what is the truth? We take a look at just some of the opinions in the vast ocean of TDD debate. What do you think?

Gives you all the tools to exploit the "Write Once, Run Anywhere" principle

Asity is here chirping *universally reusable web fragments on the JVM*

Since summer is well upon us, how about taking a quick trip to exotic Madagascar to meet some sweet asity birds? Or, we can just build universally reusable web fragments on the JVM with Asity, a lightweight abstraction layer for various web frameworks on the Java Virtual Machine that makes the long-lived “Write Once, Run Anywhere” concept a fascinating reality!

No need to slay this one

Come, Nagini. We need to verify that Python code

Nagini, except for being the… massive friend of he-who-must-not-be-named, is also a static verifier for Python, built on the Viper verification infrastructure. Is it me or did a lot of snakes just started hanging around?

Special K

Top 5 IDEs and text editors for Kotlin

Our IDE series continues with Kotlin! This pragmatic language for the JVM has a number of options for developers, which might explain why it’s on the rise. Today, we take a look at some of our favorite IDEs and text editors.