It compiles Kotlin directly to machine code

Kotlin/Native first tech preview: No need for a virtual machine

The first Technology Preview of Kotlin/Native is here. Making arbitrary Kotlin/JVM programs runnable on Kotlin/Native or Kotlin/JS is *not* what JetBrains aims to achieve, though — making Kotlin usable throughout a modern application is.

Testing, testing, one two

Getting the most out of the TestNG Eclipse plugin

TestNG is a powerful test framework that enables developers to write flexible tests with grouping, sequencing and data-driven features. It even makes writing parallel tests easy. In this article, Nick Tan explains how to efficiently run and debug TestNG test cases within Eclipse IDE.

First things first: Kotlin first-class support

What’s new in Jooby 1.1?

Jooby 1.1 is here. Kotlin support is definitely the most exciting feature in this release but it’s not the only reason why you should take a closer look at this micro web framework for Java.

Money money money

How the Internet is changing the way we pay for things

No matter how you change the wiring, there is one major issue – ultimately, you need to take money from one bank and pay it into another bank. Still, the world is changing and alternative payment options are springing up like mushrooms after the rain. Let’s see where they are heading.

Portrait: Heather Kirksey, Vice President of NFV, Linux Foundation & Director of OPNFV

How to avoid the culture of male programmers

Women are underrepresented in the tech sector —myth or reality? In addition to the Women in Tech survey, we also 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 Heather Kirksey, Vice President of NFV, Linux Foundation & Director of OPNFV.

July is just around the corner — And you know what happens then

Keeping up with Java EE 8

Things are starting to move fast in the Java EE 8 universe. We checked in to see what happened in the past month, just to make sure you didn’t miss anything important. The big news is the final release version for JSF 2.3 but that’s not all that happened in March!

See Stefanos Zachariadis speak at JAX DevOps on 5 April 2017 in London!

How to catch critical bugs before your users do

We’ve been really enjoying JAX DevOps in London this week. Stefanos Zachariadis, one of our speakers, was kind enough to sit down and answer a few questions about the importance of data testing, how to keep end users from getting bugs, and why you should invest in a data “cleanser”.

Interview series with DevOps influencers — Part 2

The first-aid DevOps toolkit: What does it contain?

Defining DevOps is no easy task and perhaps we shouldn’t label it anyway but one thing we really need to do is determine what goes into a first-aid DevOps toolkit. For that, we need help from four of the world’s biggest DevOps influencers.