Java programmers: don’t let the dreaded StackOverFlowError throw you off course. In this article, Ram Lakshmanan explores this common error, what causes it, and how to prevent it from being thrown. Let’s find out its inner mechanics.
The news that tech giant IBM is acquiring Red Hat made waves throughout the industry. We talked to Murray Rode, Chief Executive Officer of TIBCO about the impact of the acquisition on the open source ecosystem, the multi-cloud trend and more. Since both IBM and Red Hat are deeply involved in the Java ecosystem, we also discussed what the Java market has to lose if things go south.
Things have been evolving pretty rapidly in the Java ecosystem, however, there is a part of this ecosystem that is still lagging behind: web Java. Today, we have a look at a new Java tool that aspires to become the soul of modern Java web application! Meet Espresso, a core web abstraction for Java.
As more organizations look to adopt blockchain principles, is there a way they can do so by leveraging tech skills they already have? Blockchain Technology Conference speaker Ivaylo Kirilov explains how developers can utilize Ethereum with Java with web3j.
Every Monday, we take a step back and look at all the cool stuff that went down during the previous week. Last week, we had big news for OpenJDK coming for the side of Amazon with the announcement of Corretto, the latest edition of ThoughtWorks’ Technology Radar was released and more!
Sourcetrail promises to help software engineers explore, navigate & understand unknown source code quickly
Meet Sourcetrail, a cross-platform source explorer for C/C++ and Java. In this article, we take a closer look at all the new features included in the latest release.
Elasticsearch 6.5.0 is here and it arrives with tons of big updates and changes in tow, including support for JDK 11. Let’s check out all the new features.
In the rapidly changing and evolving tech ecosystem, it is vital that you can add value, increase your development speed, and cut out as many of the cumbersome, boring and repetitive tasks as possible. In this session, Sebastian Daschner shows 7 basic principles that can boost your productivity.
Amazon just announced the release of Corretto, a free distribution of OpenJDK that offers LTS. Let’s take a closer look at the announcement.
“OpenJDK is the future of Java,” Rich Sharples told us earlier this week. So if this is the case (and we think it is!), you should get involved with OpenJDK as soon as possible. And if you’re interested in the continuation of JDK 8 after Oracle relinquishes their leadership, now’s the time to have a say in the development of JDK 8u.
Back in the old days of floppy disks and dial up, we had to be very conscious of our memory usage. In these days of cloud storage and terabyte storage, not so much. However, Ram Lakshmanan explains how you can trim the wasted space from your applications and ensure that your apps are efficient as possible
This is the second part in a series of articles covering Manifold, a unique, open source technology you can use in any Java project to enable cutting-edge language features such as type-safe metaprogramming, extension methods, templating, and structural typing. In this segment, Scott McKinney discusses Extension Classes, an innovative feature that enables you to supplement a class with your own methods, interfaces, and other features.
The confusion over the rights to use Oracle JDK vs Oracle’s OpenJDK builds vs OpenJDK builds from other providers has been hovering over us for quite some time but now that the confusion has been untangled, it’s time to focus on the things that drive Java’s future; one such example is OpenJDK. We talked to Red Hat’s Rich Sharples about Java’s future and the company’s role in all this.
Every Monday, we take a step back and look at all the cool stuff that went down during the previous week. Last week, the Java universe, as well as the Apache world, had some interesting news coming live, a new release for Docker Enterprise arrived and more.