Spring changes

Eclipse 4.15 2020-03: Support for Java 14 added

Like clockwork, the latest quarterly update for Eclipse has arrived with over 72.5 million lines of code under the hood and support for Java 14. Have a closer look at what the newest simultaneous release brings for 74 projects and watch Holger Voormann’s latest explanatory video.

Plus: remote work surging ahead

Software development trends: Top tools and methodologies

No one can accurately predict where software development is headed, but we can make some educated guesses using trends and data. Let’s see what 2020 looks like and where we might be headed in terms of remote work, tools, tech, and agile methodologies.

Pull requests in your pocket

GitHub Mobile is now generally available for Android & iOS

After months of testing and over 100 pull requests, the new update for GitHub Mobile officially brings the app out of beta mode. It introduces a fully-native experience on your phone and is available for both Android and iOS devices on the Google Play and App Store.

New Relic looked into the state of Java

The State of Java in 2020: Java 8 is still ahead

The tech company New Relic published a report on “The State of Java” based on the analysis of anonymized customer data. Here’s what they found out about the currently most popular language versions, whether they are being kept up to date, and which Java vendors are on the rise.

Stay up to date with JDK 14 news

Java 14: All the new features of JDK 14 as it hits GA

Java 14 is finally here. Java 12 and Java 13 each came with a manageable number of new features, and thanks to the new release cadence that hasn’t changed for Java 14. We’ve kept track of JDK 14 from the very start, so we’re very excited that the big day is finally here!

See what's planned for npm

GitHub is acquiring npm

The package manager npm was initally released ten years ago and is used by millions of JavaScript developers today. It is now being acquired by GitHub—which itself was purchased by Microsoft two years ago. What does this latest step mean for npm users? Let’s take a closer look.

Profile: Caroline Carruthers, CEO and co-founder of Carruthers and Jackson

Women in Tech: “Be the positive inspiration for someone else!”

Women are underrepresented in the tech sector —myth or reality? Three years ago, 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 Caroline Carruthers, CEO and co-founder of Carruthers and Jackson.