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#AboutLastWeek: Top 100 Java libraries, Angular 2 best assets and Google gives Oracle a run for its money
Each Monday we take a step back and analyze what has happened in the previous week. Last week we watched Google score a major victory against Oracle and we learned from Takipi that going through Github and searching for popular Java libraries has its perks. Plus, we celebrated Towel Day and we analyzed Angular 2’s best assets. But that’s not all folks!
We talked to Angelo Zerr, Eclipse E4 CSS Engine creator, Eclipse Nebula committer and Eclipse WTP Incubator committer, about the TypeScript compiler for Eclipse, its advantages and the features that are included in this new plug-in, as well as the ones that may be implemented in future releases.
May 25 is the day fans remember science fiction author Douglas Adams by carrying a towel. The celebratory day was first held 15 years ago, two weeks after Adams’ death from a heart attack aged 49.
This weekend we published a new version of BootsFaces. BootsFaces 0.8.6 is basically not a big deal; it fixes half a dozen bugs.
What a time to be alive! Researchers from the University of Zurich recently showcased a system which relies on biometrics to anticipate the quality of code developers produce. The paper was presented at the 38th International Conference on Software Engineering in late May.
IBM’s World Community Grid has recently launched the #OpenZika project. The platform which encourages volunteers to turn their personal computers and Android mobile phones and tablets already has the support of roughly 750,000 people, as well as 470 institutions across 80 nations. In short, all you need to do is download an app and allow researchers to (quietly) run calculations on your devices.
The Hyperledger Project has a new leader. Brian Behlendorf, the founder of the Apache Software Foundation and this initiative’s first executive director, spoke with JAXenter.com about his new role, what the future holds for the Hyperledger Project and what it’s like to work with the industry’s most appreciated people.
Another year, another Google developer conference. I/O 2016 stretches across three days (May 18-20) and is live streamed . Join us as we reveal and discuss this tech giant’s newest projects.
Do you need more performance from your Java EE applications? Is latency causing you stress? If so, take a look at JCache, the Java caching API. We talked to JAX 2016 speaker Steve Millidge, the Founder and Director of Payara and C2B2 Consulting, about how to use CDI annotations in your Java EE applications, when to use which annotations, and what is automagically happening under the covers.
JAX London, the event which brings Java, JVM experts and innovators together returns in October! To give you a taste of what JAX London will be all about, we’ve assembled a program preview which includes 30 sessions and four workshops. Hurry up and save £200! Very Early Bird ends on July 28.
The Eclipse project Papyrus has progressed since the founding of the Papyrus Industry Consortium earlier this year. The platform for the UML-based software modeling is now supported by companies such as Airbus, Atos, Ericsson, Fraunhofer Fokus and Zeligsoft. We talked to Papyrus user Michael Jastram and delivery specialist Charles Rivet about the current state and the future of Papyrus.
Angular 2 is coming soon, but for the moment let’s enjoy the milestones the Angular 2 team prepared for us. Join us in discovering all the details about Angular 2’s imminent release and stay tuned for more updates as they become available.