Groovy-ing it up since 2008, Griffon has released a number of changes to its Grails-inspired platform for JVM applications.
An easy introduction to the low-latency JVM framework Reactor – by Michael Nitschinger of Couchbase.
Project Panama is building a bridge to non-JVM libraries like C and C++. And it could be the most exciting Java 9 feature yet.
The realm of JVM-alternatives remains an exciting one. Version 2.7 of the JVM alternative brings a number of nice new features and performance updates.
Its got lambdas, its flawlessly interoperable with Java and its also a cinch to learn for Java devs. So whats the catch?
Raspberry Pi experts from around the world talk us through the nitty-gritty of Java on the Raspberry Pi.
Where have you been all this time? Erjang takes the nifty language of Erlang to the JVM.
2.11.2 now available from Maven Central, with 49 issues resolved and 70 pull requests reviewed and merged.
Java derivative language creator sees Groovy as the Swift-alike for Android programmers – and after all, the two have a lot in common.
Groovy hit the 3 million downloads mark in 2013! We met Guillaume Laforge at JAX 2014 to talk about what makes Groovy so groovy for developers and what new features the latest version 2.3 offers. Filmed at JAX 2014, Mainz, Germany.
Not quite. Oracles new platform drop may have muscled in on Scalas lambda territory, but its no pretender to the functional programming throne.
Why cant there be peace between Scala haters and Scala lovers? Hartmut Schlosser weighs in with his take on the rationale behind programming language battles.
Java may have slipped off its number one perch, but growing success of Javasphere language affirms strength of the platform.
With Java 8 bringing some Scala-esque features to the JVM, we ponder over the future of the type-safe language.