Scala essentials for essentially everything

Cheat sheet: The complete guide to Scala

Scala fans rejoice! Markus Hauck has created an exhaustive cheat sheet for Scala developers. This masterwork has everything. So dive right in, the water’s fine!

Go 1.9 is here

The wait is over! Go 1.9 is finally here and it comes bearing gifts (a.k.a. changes). Read on to find out what’s new.

Brightest star in the sky

UX power in Eclipse Sirius 5.0

Based on a viewpoint approach, Eclipse Sirius is the easiest way to create your own modeling tool. In this article, Cédric Brun explains how Sirius 5.0.0 version brings a significant number of new features to create impressive graphical modeling tools for Eclipse.

Interview with JAX London speakers Sumanas Sarma and Rob Hinds

Machine Learning essentials: Best practices, categories and misconceptions

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning are all the rage right now. Many companies feel the pressure to invest in an AI strategy before fully understanding what they are aiming to achieve. We talked with JAX London speakers Sumanas Sarma and Rob Hinds about the different types of ML tasks, the most suitable programming language for ML, misconceptions and more.

Crucial decision ahead

The future looks good for Java EE — 4 experts weigh in

Discussions about Java EE‘s future are more intense than ever. Was Oracle’s decision to look into moving Java EE technologies “to an open source foundation” a good one? If Java EE is moved to an open source foundation, which one is the most suitable? Should it be renamed? We invited Ivar Grimstad, Martijn Verburg, Reza Rahman and Josh Juneau to weigh in on Oracle’s decision.

Tiny footprints in the sand

Preact: The fast 3kB open source alternative to React

Preact, the open source alternative to React, promises a tiny footprint where your code is the biggest part of the application. This library boasts a lightweight framework and a speedy performance making it a tempting alternative to React.

But first, one last binary-compatible release of Ceylon 1.3

Ceylon now calls the Eclipse Foundation home

Ceylon is officially moving to the Eclipse Foundation. But wait! Before moving everything over to Eclipse, the Ceylon team decided to “push out one last binary-compatible release of Ceylon 1.3.” Read on to find out more about this significant minor release.