Are you tired of being....tired?

4 tips to resist JavaScript fatigue

JavaScript fatigue initially revolved around React but it eventually started to spread and swallowed the entire JavaScript community. Being a bandwagon jumper and trying to use all the latest tools will inevitably lead to JavaScript fatigue, but here is how to resist it.

Magic mirror on the wall, do we need encryption at all?

“Digital crack” – A self-induced nightmare

Steve Naidamast, a senior software engineer, talks about the Apple-FBI encryption battle and reveals that the feud has deeper implications which may concern the population. Will we need encryption in the (near) future? That is one puzzle worth deciphering.

Bringing matters out in the open

Top reasons to use Node.js for web application development

There are many reasons why developers (regardless of experience level) should use Node.js for web application development, starting with its speed and ending with its proficiency at multi-user, real-time web applications. Not to mention that three years ago Nodejitsu reached out to the npm community for help running the public npm servers and raised over $300,000 for the project, proving that the community is both active and generous.

If at first you don't succeed......your code is not clean!

5 qualities of clean code: Your future self will thank you for this

Avoiding brittle code should be among developers’ golden rules but some people prefer to not write clean code and simply get it over with. If the pitfalls of unclean code are not enough to convince developers to tidy up their code, maybe the benefits of clean code will do the job.

Interview with Kai Tödter

„For me, browsers are the new Rich Client Platforms“

Elegant web applications can be built with AngularJS, Typescript and Spring Boot. The method will be explained during Kai Tödter’s workshop (Siemens) at the JAX conference; he will also dive into the eternal war between JavaScript and TypeScript and explain the way REST and HATEOAS work. He offered us a preview of what his workshop is all about.

Cloud, Internet of Things and a whole array of prognoses for security

7 Security Predictions: The whole world wants in on cybercrime!

2016 has a lot in store for us if you ask Christophe Birkeland, the CTO of Malware Analysis at BlueCoat Systems. Some are constructive, others are destructive but they all represent the reality that surrounds us and they all have a part to play this year.

Java LOLs

The top Java viral jokes

Do you know how other developers react when Java developers talk? Or how Oracle does math? Have you ever wondered what’s the difference between coding academic Java and enterprise Java? Share a laugh with us as we reveal the most-shared gifs, code and jokes about Java programmers.