Hanging on the telephone

Inside RoboVM

Some said it couldn’t be done. Others said it shouldn’t. But this developer is actively scaling out a future for Java in the iOS. Here‘s his story.

JAXConf 2013 Keynote

The Rise and Fall and Rise of Java – RedMonk’s Stephen O’Grady

The Java ecosystem, long a bastion of stability in an otherwise volatile industry, is often overlooked of late, overshadowed by newer, more hyped alternatives. In many respects, the unrest couldn’t have come at a worse time, as developer attention and focus is fragmenting under a constant stream of platform, language and framework fragmentation. What does this mean for Java advocates? RedMonk’s Stephen O’Grady explores and unpacks the recent events, and looks at likely scenarios moving forward with an eye towards the implications for Java, including the future of Java the language and Java the platform. Filming courtesy of Marakana –