Its our opinion that Testing is Development; were not doing our job as programmers if we cannot ensure that our code is working as advertised. To that end, CDI has been a tremendous step forward for Java EE as a simplified POJO-based component model. Of course, CDI beans become such only within the context of a CDI Container, and that infers both starting a server and deploying into it. Until now, that work has been the responsibility of the developer; with the introduction of the Arquillian testing framework, these concerns can safely be put aside.
Apache Wicket guru Jeremy Thomerson takes us on a tour of component-oriented Java UI web framework and when best to use it.
A step-by-step guide on how to use Hadoop MapReduce to analyse the effectiveness of an advertising campaign, by Sujee Maniyam
Spock 0.6 signals a fundamental change in documentation plus ushers in updated support for Groovy stable mates.
The Eclipse Foundation has announced the release of version 0.4 of Orion, its browser-based IDE for web development
JetBrains has announced the open-sourcing of its high-level, Java-compatible language, Kotlin
MIT has released the source code for Google’s Android App Inventor but isn’t yet accepting contributions
Red Hat’s full fledged standalone Eclipse based IDE is ready for its latest preview – making it even easier to get creating.
First time Java FX 2.0 has been in the open source IDE. Also includes a vastly improved Swing GUI builder
We speak to the Eclipse enthusiast about the first stable release of the IDE, based on Eclipse.
Many people are surprised to find that they are able to build Windows Mobile applications from Mac and Linux.
PLUS, Scala IDE for Eclipse 2.0.0 Beta 9 and Spring Data Graph 1.1.0.M2.
The new compiler interface reflects what we learned about how Eclipse works.
PLUS, Spring Mobile 1.0.0 M3 and SpringGemFire 1.0 Goes GA.