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Machine learning for fun and profit

Code-free machine learning with the Teachable Machine

Machine learning is the hottest tech trend these days. Now, the barriers to entry are lower than ever with Google’s Teachable Machine from the A.I. Experiment, which promises to help users learn about machine learning… without using a single line of code.

Next.js 3 has even more fun goodies to play around with

Next.js: A minimalistic, universal framework for JavaScript web apps

Next.js wants to be the next PHP of the internet, except for JavaScript. With a minimalist approach to server-rendered apps, this highly customizable framework is simple enough for beginners to get up and go. The newest version, Next.js 3 has even more fun goodies to play around with. Dig in!

Major revisions for Spring Data

Spring Data Kay is here

Spring Data’s long awaited Kay release is now live. What’s new for this release? Lots, including tons of new features, upgraded compatibility, and more fun for the whole Spring Data family.

One for the history books

Eclipse makes history in 18 years of JSRs

If you’ve looked at the Configuration JSR with technical eyes only, it’s easy to miss the significance of it. In this article, David Blevins explains why its impact on our industry is so much bigger than configuration.

Learning Java can be easy

The minute masterclass in Java

We all have to start somewhere. For those of us just starting out with Java, here are some tricks and tips from Veselin Pavlov on how to become a Java master.

The road to code

Abstraction: Down on the upside

Abstraction is a question of less over more. But is it also a question of high over low? It turns out that the common way of describing abstractions in terms of high-level and low-level hides a number of assumptions. JAX London speaker Kevlin Henney explains how we often look at abstraction the wrong way up (or down).

Engines ready and raring to go

Google’s App Engine now supports Java 8

Google’s Cloud Platform has been a great space for development. And now, the App Engine fully supports Java 8, promising improved performance and reduced costs for users with no compromises.

Open source Java libraries

Top 10 Java libraries for saving time

There are a lot of Java libraries out there. How can a busy developer separate the wheat from the chaff? In this article, Martin Patsov explains why he loves open source Java libraries and goes over his top 10 list.

Highlights of the long-awaited update

MySQL 8 makeover: RC1 is now available on GitHub

The long awaited update is here and there’s so much to see. This makeover is more than just a shiny new coat of paint on MySQL. But don’t worry: MySQL still offers the same great database management system, except now it works even better with modern applications.