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Everything about Java 8


The following post is a comprehensive summary of the developer-facing changes coming in Java 8. At the time of this writing, Java 8 development is still very much in progress. It had the best support for the Java 8 language features at the time I went looking. It looks like this: // In Java 7: foo(; Utility.

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Oracle’s Java API Suit Against Google – Five Years Later

Feld Thoughts

Oracle sued Google over a series of Java-related patents they got when they acquired Sun. My favorite line from the whole thing was James Gosling’s (who was one of the authors of one of the original patents and a key creator of Java) when he wrote The s**t finally hits the fan. ” Oracle also got copyrights to the Java APIs.

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Sunday Morning Brew? This Cup of Coffee Will Keep You Awake For 3 Days Straight (Seriously)

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

You've never had java like this

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Efficient multiple-stream concatenation in Java


Let me share a few trends that I've noticed when dealing with streams and stream concatenation in general, having written a fair amount of code in Java 8 by now. I want to combine the elements of multiple Stream instances into a single Stream. What's the best way to do this? This article compares a few different solutions. Stream a = Stream.

Java: Not Even Once

Code as Craft

In mid-January of this year we started an initiative to remove Java browser plugins from all employee systems at Etsy, as we feel this is a best practice to be striving towards. The first question we needed to answer before removing Java was “Who actually needs Java in their browser?” NX_LOG_LEVEL=7. ssh/nx_dsa.

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Avoid the Backward Start-up

The Entrepreneurial Mind

That is what inspired Bob Bernstein to open Bongo Java, a neighborhood coffee shop in Nashville, that was like the ones he loved in his home town of Chicago. Opportunities Start-up Tennessean Columns Aloompa Bongo JavaWe've got a great idea for a website." That is what has led to the success of the Nashville-based app company Aloompa.

7 Must-Have Apps For Coffee Lovers

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

In honor of National Coffee Day, here are the 7 most important apps for java junkies

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Desperately Seeking Senior Java Developers in Boulder

Feld Thoughts

If you are a senior Java developer anywhere in the US and are interested in moving to Boulder, I’d like to hear from you. Tags: Jobs Boulder java Programming There was a nice article in Bloomberg Businessweek last week about Why Boulder Is America’s Best Town for Startups.

Are You A Java Developer? Standing Cloud Wants You!

Feld Thoughts

Standing Cloud , one of the Boulder-based companies we seed funded last year, is hiring a Java Developer. Tags: Jobs java standing cloud The role is to build, maintain, and support client code that interacts with third party cloud services and virtualization APIs. If you are interested, send a resume to


Framework Benchmarks Round 11


jawn (java). mangooio (java). Round 11 of the ongoing Web Framework Benchmarks project is now available! The highlights for Round 11.

Oracle Loses Fight With Google in 'Fair Use' Case

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

The court deemed Android's use of the Oracle programming language Java as legal under copyright law

Estonian Plumbr Releases A Tool To Fight Java Memory Leaks


Estonian startup Plumbr announced $1,5M saved for its customers and releases tool to fight Java memory leaks. In a sense, as described by Plumbr's cofounder and CEO Priit Potter, it is like an automated performance expert that guards your Java application, and instead of just recouping losses, it helps avoid them in the first place.

Framework Benchmarks


Netty , Vert.x , and Java servlets are fast, but we were surprised how much faster they are than Ruby , Django , and friends. Java / JVM. Helps You Hunt Down Java Memory Leaks


Plumbr's new update now supports java version 5, JBoss, Glassfish, IBM Java and their Websphere, Oracle JRockit. says Potter.

Top 10 Most Sold Java Mobile Games In Russia For 2010


I nform-mobil ( IMMO ), Russian mobile content and service provider, has recently published a list of top 10 most sold Java mobile games in Russia.

Frameworks Round 1


Netty , Vert.x , and Java servlets are fast, but we were surprised how much faster they are than Ruby , Django , and friends. Java / JVM.

Building A Better Build: Our Transition From Ant To SBT

Code as Craft

This plugin allows running Checkstyle over Java sources with the checkstyle task. engineering infrastructure ant java sbt scala While Ant did handle building our projects adequately, it was a common source of questions and frustration for new and experienced users alike. Why Did We Switch? to the build definition. Custom Plugins.


The java juggernaut of Keurig

EIN News

four home coffee makers sold in the United States was a Keurig. Lately the brand has. For several years, the founders' meetings with venture capitalists went nowhere. People really don't realize how

» Facebook Image Uploader – Java Applet – Replica Script? - By.

Steve Poland

Steves Latest Twitter Update (@PoPo) : Home About Steve Poland: Risk Taker Archives Contact Facebook Image Uploader – Java Applet – Replica Script? Either java or flash based. Java applets like the one mention are dangerous as hell in the wrong hands and the technology really shouldn’t be praised or encouraged.

A Month With Scala

Web 2.0 Development and Business Lessons

After spending a good deal of my last year entrenched in JavaScript and appreciating its functional nature, brevity and flexibility, writing Java code became a tremendous chore for me. The Good Functional Simply put, this is the main reason for my departure from Java. This way Scala never has to call Java. So Should You Use It?

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Flash is the New Client-Side Java

Andrew Payne

Remember Sun’s vision for Java:  client-side applets, downloaded on the fly, running in/alongside the browser?  It was a great vision, but Microsoft moved to block browser adoption and Sun botched it.  After nearly 15 years, client-side Java never really hit critical mass. Just like Java, except with >98% market adoption.

Sequoia Funds Snaptu to Power Apps on Java Phones

VC Cafe

Snaptu, previously known as Moblica, brings iPhone-style apps to any phone that can run a Java application (according to Snaptu, most phones do).


Up and Running with Elastic Beanstalk - Part 1

Web 2.0 Development and Business Lessons

Scala web development Java AWSAmazon’s Elastic Beanstalk has been around for some timenow, but strangely there are few articles written about it. Over the course ofseveral articles I’d like to share some of my experiences to date and as well as advice on the challenges you’ll encounter along the way. Your two mainoptions are SimpleDB and S3.

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Day of The Dead: Web Drives Strong Demand for Java Skills

» Day of The Dead: Web Drives Strong Demand for Java Skills Tweet As I have argued before, in IT everything is dead. Java… Neo4J?

Day of The Dead: Web Drives Strong Demand for Java Skills

» Day of The Dead: Web Drives Strong Demand for Java Skills Tweet As I have argued before, in IT everything is dead. Java… Neo4J?

Hiring: 6 Secrets to Attracting Top Talent

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Example: "Java Engineer." b. Example: "Java Engineer Who Loves Developing Gaming Software." Define the exact criteria. function title.

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Frameworks Round 2


Third place is held by plain Java Servlets running on Caucho''s Resin Servlet container. Java / JVM. The response was tremendous. 64-bit.

Dallas TechFest, Sign Up Now!

Texas Startup Blog

Sessions include: Silverlight, HTML 5, MVVM, TDD, MonoTouch for iPhone, ASP.NET, TypeMock, Clojure, Java, Zend Framework, PHP, API, MySQL, Bradley Joyce has the scoop on the Dallas TechFest. The popular event hosts more than 400 developers here in Big D on July 30th at the University of Texas at Dallas. The event is sponsored by Microsoft.

Framework Benchmarks Round 10


Round 10 of the Framework Benchmarks project is now available! Between Round 9 and Round 10, we saw an average of 7 commits per day. versus 1.05M).

Frameworks Round 4


We’ve posted Round 4 of our ongoing project measuring the performance of many web application frameworks and platforms. View Round 4 results now.

Software eats software development

Chris Dixon

Developers have steadily marched upwards from Assembly to C to Java to, today, scripting languages like Ruby and Python. Software is eating the world, and doing so using smaller and smaller teams. WhatsApp was able to disrupt the global SMS industry with only a few dozen engineers. Some improvements include: Infrastructure. Services.

High On “App-titude”: Why Android Development Is Fast Becoming A Popular Career In IT


Some of these specific technical skills are: Java: It is a requirement to be fluent in the programming languages in Java.

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You’ll never believe what these guys are really selling!

Start Up Blog

Yep, some of the people getting their morning java actually enjoy the wait. It’s always good for entrepreneurs to practice unprepared. Then

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One million HTTP RPS without load balancing is easy


Undertow is the lightweight Java web application server used in WildFly. As we and our collaborators prepare Round 9 of our Framework Benchmarks project, we had an epiphany: With high-performance software, a single modern server processes over 1 million HTTP requests per second. Our project''s new hardware. Not cheap. Transfer/sec: 130.83MB.

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Never say “no,” but rarely say “yes.”

A Smart Bear: Startups and Marketing for Geeks

They had just completed a new product written in Java and it was broken on a Mac, and could I help? Everyone says small startups require focus.

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Choosing a Programming Language and Framework for Your Startup


It's way easier to get your pages setup in these languages than by choosing Java alone. Of course, I'm not sure that anyone chooses Java alone. We had an interesting presentation at the LA CTO Forum by the CTO of a startup who chose Groovy / Grails as the framework for their startup. This may push you in that direction.

"Prediction: instead of Oracle coming out and admitting they were morons about their idiotic suit."

Mark Birch

“Prediction: instead of Oracle coming out and admitting they were morons about their idiotic suit against Android, they’ll come out posturing and talk about how they’ll be vindicated, and pay lawyers to take it to the next level of idiocy.” - Linus Torvalds on Oracle’s Java suit against Google. patents Java Oracle Google lawsuit Android

Open Source and Big Data: Two Things I Love About LinkedIn.

Diego Basch

It’s similar to BDB but written natively in Java. Project Voldemort : a Java implementation of the Amazon Dynamo paper.

Frameworks Round 3


We''ve previously posted two rounds of results of benchmarking many web application platforms and frameworks. The community''s response remains strong!

How I Learned to Code

Vinicius Vacanti

Next posts on how to acquire users for free and how to raise a Series A. Don’t miss them by  subscribing via email  or via twitter. technology

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