Star Trek predicting the future vol.4?

Amazon Alexa is programmers’ new best friend

Amazon Alexa sets a course to boldly go where no programmer has gone before! A team of scientists at the University of British Columbia led a fascinating project to task the virtual assistant with performing all the mundane programming tasks, speeding up workflow and increasing efficiency and productivity.

A healthier alternative for Redis Java client

Lettuce: Asynchronous support for Redis

Are you getting your regular servings of vegetables? This scalable, thread-safe Redis client isn’t just rabbit food; Lettuce supports synchronous, asynchronous, and reactive usage of the Redis API.

An overview of HackerRank and JAXenter survey results

Women in Tech: Diversity talk “under construction”

Women are underrepresented in the tech sector —myth or reality? Got tired of the debate? Well, we are not going to let you off the hook just yet. Earlier this year, HackerRank released a report on the *super hot* topic of Women in Tech and in light of our Women in Tech profile series, I propose a journey through numbers, analyses and real-life experiences, to try and shed some (brighter) light on the topic.

A basket full of improvements

It’s time to welcome openHAB 2.3

Five months after its last release, openHab is here with the latest version. A lot of hard work went into this release and it shows! Tons of new translations, integration of more metric systems, 25 brand new add-ons & so much more!

We want to hear from you!

Ask me anything: JAX London 2018 community questions

Are you ready for JAX London 2018? We’re gearing up for the next installment of our favorite conference series. This year, we especially want to hear from our community! So, if you’ve got a burning question for any of our speakers, let us know.