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. Preview builds of Java 8, specifically the "Project Lambda" builds, can be downloaded from java.net: Java™ Platform, Standard Edition 8 Early Access with Lambda Support. It had the best support for the Java 8 language features at the time I went looking.

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Framework Benchmarks


Netty , Vert.x , and Java servlets are fast, but we were surprised how much faster they are than Ruby , Django , and friends. In third place is plain Java Servlets running on Cauchos Resin Servlet container. How we designed the tests. Java / JVM. Everything about Java 8.

Qualcomm, Sun Port Java To Snapdragon


San Diego-based Qualcomm and Sun Microsystems announced today that the two are in an effort to port the popular Java programming language to Qualcomm's Snapdragon ARM processor. According to the two firms, Sun has ported its Java Platform Standard Edition 6( Java SE 6) to machines running on Qualcomm's processor.

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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. In third place is plain Java Servlets running on Caucho''s Resin Servlet container. How we designed the tests. Java / JVM.

Mangling JSON numbers


Theoretically we can send it from a Java server to a JavaScript client via JSON and both sides see exactly the same number. To convince ourselves that this number is safe, we examine various representations of this number in Java and JavaScript: // In Java long x = 1L. x.toString() is similar in spirit to x.toExponential() and Double.toString(double) from Java. POST endpoints that deserialize a client-provided JSON string like {"x":number} into a Java object.

Webalo Scores $3M For Mobile Enterprise Apps


Webalo's platform is specifically designed for enterprise applications and making enterprise data available via smartphones. The firm said its tools work on Android, BlackBerry, iPhone, Symbian, Windows Mobile, or Java-enabled smartphone.

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Unusual Perk For SoCal Technology Firm: Unlimited, Paid Vacation


The firm--which looks to be recruiting Java Developers, project managers, and UX/UI designers in its LA location--apparently lets employees take off as much time as they feel like they need, as one of the perks for working for the company. In what might be one of the more unusual perks for a Southern California high tech company, LRN , a developer of enterprise compliance and ethics software, has an unlimited, paid vacation policy.

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We Want You!…To Succeed! TechZulu & Gadget Review Partner with Microsoft

Tech Zulu Event

With support for Windows, Linux,NET, Node.js, PHP, Java, and much more. Free access to 900+ current Microsoft full-featured products and services for design, development and testing including Visual Studio Ultimate. We’ve always been huge advocates of startups.

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Why Silicon Valley and Hollywood Don’t Get Each Other and Who Will Win the Future

Both Sides of the Table

It requires writers, actors, film crews, lighting, costume & set designs, make-up artists, post production, sound, editors and so on. You can’t replace this stuff with Java.

Join the global ‘Hour of Code’ in December

Tech Zulu Event

H ere are the resources we suggest using for ‘Hour of Code’ They include a one-hour lesson for kids ages 10+ (to learn C#, Java or SmallBasic). Also I wrote a new lesson , designed for high-school aged kids, to get a start in area of data science.

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JS Saturday | Javascript Beginner to Advanced in One Day!

Tech Zulu Event

The day will include an introduction to Javascipt, Jquery, Knockout JS, HTML5/CSS – Responsive web design, Nodejs, Javascript Patterns and many more!! Troy Miles , A designer and developer of software since 1979 writing games in assembly and C.

Jetpack Gives a Boost to Mobile and Rich Media Advertising

Tech Zulu Event

As larger, more established rich media providers have struggled to retool for the new mobile media universe, the Jetpack platform was built entirely in Java and HTML5, giving publishers and advertisers the ability to design unique units once and serve them seamlessly across all screens.

Software Development Companies in Southern California


They are generally the senior most person responsible for custom software development, database design, database administration, web development, etc. Most networking events tend to either focus on specific technologies (PHP,Net, C#, Microsoft, LAMP, MySQL, Open Source, Hadoop, Java, etc.) I've helped organize the Los Angeles CTO Forum for almost 10 years.

WebVisible In Big Hiring Push In Los Angeles With New Office


Irvine-based WebVisible , which helps small businesses place online advertising, said this morning it is in a big hiring push, and is immediately looking to hire over 75 employees across sales, IT, software engineering, and product design positions.

Choosing Internet Platforms


Must design your application differently to live on top of the platform. PIM based on Java that would be up-to-date on all your devices. Server and client in Java. Java as a platform wasn't ready to deliver on client side. Some other points - LAMP,Net, Java - doesn't make much difference. I'm blogging from the CalTech Enterprise Forum. The topic is: Betting Your Company On An Internet Platform?

IT Department and Web Teams | Who Does What Now?

Tech Zulu Event

Network engineers and programmers are essential in designing platforms and up-keeping them. These roles might include Designers and Creative Leaders. Also, the Web Team will be responsible for the overall design of company websites and applications.

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AT&T Mobile App Hackathon | Superheroes & Geeks, Only in Hollywood!

Tech Zulu Event

Spearheaded by Alex Donn , the event was designed for both technical and non-technical attendees to build apps over the course of a weekend at Io/La , an incubator/co-work space in the heart of Hollywood. Kudos to the rockstar developers and designer in my team.

Peering Into The Mobile Games Future With Josh Hartwell of Mobile Deluxe


It was just a matter of process to add iOS, and later, Android to the output, and start designing games for the larger screens, later bringing those games down to run on BREW and Java after that.

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Mimiboard Replacing Noticeboards in Africa | Interview with Johan Nel Founder

Tech Zulu Event

The reason the firm says inspired it to design Mimiboards ; adding to its passion for Africa, love of technology and being into local content. People can now add notes to the board – using Twitter, SMS, Rich web, WAP, Android and Java supported devices. Mimiboard, virtual, 3.0

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A Night Of #Hackfest With BetterWorks

Tech Zulu Event

Some used Java, Ruby, jQuery while others used PHP, HTML, and CSS. Some experience developers, project managers, and even some designers. Product Design. Welcome to the accelerated version of Startup Weekend.

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LA Autoshow | Cadillac Unveils CUE System

Tech Zulu Event

Design. Java script, HTML5-enabled browser for developers. Click the link to see the rest of our photos from the LA Auto Show on Facebook! It’s going to be a HUGE weekend here with the LA Auto Show in town.

Would you like to make Chrome your default Mac browser?

Tech Zulu Event

The Java script engine in Chrome seems every bit as lightning fast as Safari’s, if not faster. Google designed Chrome to isolate browsers or applications that crash, rather than letting a glitch shut down the entire browser session. Guest post by Jim Alden @TechFrog. Although the Internet was invented years before on the campus of UCLA, It wasn’t until Christmas day 1990 that Tim Berners-Lee , completed the first browser for the world wide web (on a NeXT computer).

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Twiistup 007: Final Showoff's Additional Speakers and TZ Discount

Tech Zulu Event

He is the co-author of several books including The Black Art of Java Game Programming(Waite Group Press, 1996). Essayist, programmer, and programming language designer. Twiistup is just 2 weeks away and there have been a whole slew of announcements within these past few days.