IntelliJ IDEA 2017.1 offers support for Java 9’s new modularity — Project Jigsaw. Let’s see what’s in it for you.
The fact that Java is one of the hottest programming languages in finance is no secret. However, making the shift to Java 8 might not be so easy, especially since coding in Java 8 is different to coding in previous versions of Java. In this post, JAX Finance speaker Stephen Colebourne explains why developers *should* make the shift to Java 8.
Mark Reinhold, the Chief Architect of the Java Platform Group at Oracle, announced in a message to the OpenJDK mailing list that the second phase of the rampdown process has begun.
Got something to say about Java, DevOps, microservices or emerging technologies? JAX London is looking for papers and presenters for the 2017 conference in October and we want you to be there!
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 VanCura, Chair of the JCP at Oracle.
The countdown for Java 9 has officially begun and here’s the proof: Oracle’s Iris Clark announced the availability of the draft Public Review Specification and explained that, if everything goes well, it will be submitted to the JCP Program Management Office (PMO) for the formal Public Review period next week.
Companies are scrambling to find enough programmers capable of coding for ML and deep learning. Are you ready? Here are five of our top picks for machine learning libraries for Java.
Gradle 3.4 comes bearing gifts: compile avoidance, boosted incremental compilation, Java Library plugin and more. In short, it brings improvements to the Java ecosystem.
Readers loved our reminder that the Java browser plugin will be deprecated soon and wanted to learn how to build a secure REST API with Spring Data REST and Java 8. They wanted to know the answer to the question ‘How fast are the Java 8 streams?’ and to see how beautiful a Java UI can be.
In this article, Judy Alex, senior creative writer at Ingic.ae, identifies the top 15 useful code snippets for Java developers.
The microservice architecture has become the defacto best style for implementing web-based applications. However, with the “great power” provided by microservices comes great responsibilities and challenges. In this article, Daniel Bryant, Chief Scientist at OpenCredo and JAX DevOps speaker talks about the challenges of testing Java-based microservices.
It just won’t go away. The legal battle between Google and Oracle has entered its seventh year after the latter decided to file an appeal which aims to overbalance the decision that Google’s use of its Java software was “fair use.”
Surprise, surprise! There’s a new Java framework which promises to allow developers to easily develop microservices in Java.
Randstad US collected data from their expert recruiters and ranked the most promising IT jobs in 2017. The company came up with a list of roles in high demand this year.