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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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.concat(a, b). The JDK provides Stream.concat(a, b) for concatenating two streams. void exampleConcatTwo () {. Stream a = Stream.

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LogicMonitor Releases Free Java Monitoring Tool


Santa Barbara-based LogicMonitor , which develops software for IT infrastructure monitoring, said yesterday that it has released a new, free tool to help debug and monitor Java software. The company said the free, JMX Command Line Tools collect real time performance metrics on Java applications, so that software engineer and DevOps teams can debug their Java applications. logicmonitor java operations monitoring software free management devops

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Prevoty Launches New Products For Java,NET


Los Angeles-based Prevoty , a developer of enterprise security tools, said Thursday that it has rolled out two new products, which plug into apps running on Java and.NET. The startup said the new plug-ins can be added to Java and.NET applications without coding changes, and provide instrumentation for application activity at runtime, to help identify attaks on those applications. prevoty java cross site scripting cybersecurity security holes software enterprise

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Java Subversion

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Monday, January 26, 2009 -- Pasadena Java User's Group. Topic: subversion. See [link] (more

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Qualcomm Technologies Links With Oracle On Java for M2M


a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated, said that it has linked with Oracle to bring the popular Java programming language to its machine-to-machine (M2M) chipsets. The two said they are working to bring Oracle Java ME Embedded 3.2 The two said the support will allow developers with little mobile experience to write and execute Java applications directly on the Qualcomm chips, which are used for 3G connectivity in embedded devices.

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Stickam Adds Mobile Java Support


Los Angeles-based Stickam , a provider of live streaming services and a related online community, announced Monday that the firm is now providing support for streaming live video to Java-enabled mobile devices. Tags: stickam live streaming java mobile phone According to the firm, StickAm Mobile gives users access to all of the features of the firm's web site, including both viewing and responding to messages in video streams.

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. Java / JVM. Why arent you using Tomcat for the Java frameworks?"

Frameworks Round 2


Third place is held by plain Java Servlets running on Caucho''s Resin Servlet container. Java / JVM. Last week, we posted the results of benchmarking several web application development and frameworks. The response was tremendous.

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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Factual Releases New Android SDK


The firm--which already supported Android through its Factual Java driver--said it has added exact dependencies needed to get the firm's APIs up and running on an Android device, provided a sample Android project, and other specific Android support hooks into the SDK. factual android java mobile developer software location

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Framework Benchmarks Round 11


jawn (java). mangooio (java). Round 11 of the ongoing Web Framework Benchmarks project is now available! We'll keep this blog entry short and sweet. The highlights for Round 11. Three new languages are represented in Round 11: Crystal , D , and Rust.

MaestroDev, Winston Damarillo's Latest Firm, Uncloaks At JavaOne


Manhattan Beach-based MaestroDev , a firm developing Java build, test, and release tools for the software development community, has uncloaked at the JavaOne conference, exposing the latest firm started by GlueCode founder Winston Damarillo. Tags: capital venture development java software source open morphlabs gluecode damarillo winston maestrodev

Framework Benchmarks Round 16


Rust has blasted onto the server-side performance scene with several ultra high-performance options that are competing alongside C, C++, Go, Java, and C#. Now in its fifth year, the TechEmpower Framework Benchmarks project has another official round of results available.

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. Java / JVM. Why aren''t you using Tomcat for the Java frameworks?"

Webtide Acquired By Intalio


Los Angeles-based Webtide , which develops the popular Jetty Application Server for the Java programming language, has been acquired by Intalio. Tags: webtide merger acquisition intalio open source jetty java

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EnumSet and EnumMap


from Java's standard libraries. Historically, Enum{Set,Map} were recommended as a matter of safety, taking better advantage of Java's type system than the alternatives. Effective Java goes into detail about this use case for Enum{Set,Map} and enum types in general. If you write a lot of Java code, then you should read that book and follow its advice. Enum{Set,Map} have missed out on potential upgrades since Java 8. import java. RoundingMode ; import java.

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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.

Frameworks Round 4


This round adds Bottle (Python), Dancer (Perl), Kelp (Perl), MicroMVC (PHP), Mojolicious (Perl), Phalcon (PHP), RingoJS (JavaScript), Spark (Java), and Wai (Haskell). We’ve posted Round 4 of our ongoing project measuring the performance of many web application frameworks and platforms.

Framework Benchmarks Round 12


All JVM-hosted tests have been upgraded to Java 8. Round 12 of the ongoing Web Framework Benchmarks project is now available! A race against the clock. Recently, we were notified that the physical hardware environment we have used for Rounds 9 through 12 will be decommissioned imminently.

Framework Benchmarks Round 10


Compiled languages such as C, C++, Java, Scala, and Ur continue to dominate most tests, and Lua retains its unique position of standard-bearer for JIT languages by showing up within the top 10 on many test types. Round 10 of the Framework Benchmarks project is now available!

Frameworks Round 3


Round 3 includes Snap on Haskell; Elli and Cowboy on Erlang; Openresty on Lua; Tornado on Python; Onion on C; Slim, Codeigniter, Phreeze, Kohana, Lithium, Laravel, Silex, Fuel, and Symphony2 on PHP; Grizzly-Jersey and Play1 on Java; Scalatra, Lift, Unfiltered, and Finagle on Scala.

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. Five months ago, Google talked about load-balancing to achieve 1 million requests per second. We understand their excitement is about the performance of their load balancer 1.

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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. t prompted a good discussion around how CTOs go about choosing the programming language and framework for their startup.

UBTECH Rolls Out New Programmable Robot


UBTECH said the new robot has interface that can be programmed in such languages as C, C++, Python, Java and Blockly. Los Angeles-based UBTECH Robotics , which develops humanoid-like rbots for the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) market, said on Wednesday that it has launched a brand new programmable robot called the Yanshee. According to UBTECH, its new robot--aimed at the U.S.

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Web Framework Performance - Startup Founders Need to See These Numbers


Important Implications Well I'm currently working with startup founders on their systems in JRuby, Django, PHP and Java. In Web Framework Benchmarks , there are some very interesting and surprising numbers around the performance of various web frameworks.

Quest Gets OEM Win At Adobe


According to Quest, Adobe is using the firm's software to provide single sign-on to Adobe LiveCycle products in Java environments with Active Directory. Quest's software is being used by Adobe so users only have to login once to enterprise systems; Quest's software allows Java and Java EE applications to login to Active Directory. Aliso Viejo-based Quest Software has scored an OEM win at Adobe Systems, the firm said yesterday, for a software product for single sign-on.

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Demand Media Extends Pluck To Mobile


Demand Media said that Pluck now includes new tools for software developers, to provide native experiences and creation of community features on mobile phones, including support for Objective-C on the Apple iOS, as well as Java for Google Android applications. Santa Monica-based Demand Media has extended its Pluck social media platform to mobile devices, the company said today.

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Get to Know MongoDB and What's New in 2.2

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Antoine Girbal has been with 10gen for almost 2 years and works on the core c++ code and java driver. Thursday, November 1, 2012 -- Get to Know MongoDB and What's New in 2.2. Hello everyone, we are extremely excited to announce our first meetup!! Based on your responses and bio?s, s, we will be having a speaker directly from 10gen!! Antoine will introduce us to MongoDB as well as some of the new features of the 2.2 release!! See [link] (more

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Webalo Scores $3M For Mobile Enterprise Apps


The firm said its tools work on Android, BlackBerry, iPhone, Symbian, Windows Mobile, or Java-enabled smartphone. Los Angeles-based Webalo , a company which provides mobile application development tools, said this afternoon that it has raised $3M in a new funding round.

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Everything You Need to Know About Hyperloop


HTT has announced deals with the governments of: Quay Valley, California, USA, Slovakia and Czech Republic (Bratislava-Brno-Prague), Jakarta-Java-Sumatra, Indonesia, Abu Dhabi-Al Ain, United Arab Emirates, Seoul-Busan, South Korea, and Amaravati-Vijaywada, Andhra Pradesh, India.

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Corent Adds Advisor


The firm''s software helps turn any Java, PHP, or.Net application to SaaS. Aliso Viejo-based Corent Technology , which develops software that makes it easy for companies to convert their legacy applications into software-as-a-service, has added a new advisor, the firm said this week.

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Realtime Raises $100M, Opens Office In Santa Monica


The firm said its technology framework works with NODE.JS, Javascript, ASP.net, Java, PHP, iOS, Android, and Windows Phone, and revolves around providing a many-to-many, cloud-hosted messaging system for web applications. Realtime , a startup developing technology to help power real-time web applications, said today that it has raised $100M, launched in the U.S., and opened up a new office in Santa Monica.

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. The firm's policy recently came to light in a WSJ article.

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Build Native Mobile Apps Using Your Web Skills

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Appcelerators Titanium platform translates your hard won web skills into native mobile applications that perform and look just like they were written in Objective-C [iPhone] or Java [Android]  but using your JavaScript, HTML, and CSS skills. Thursday, April 22, 2010 -- CommNexus Presents: Build Native Mobile Apps Using Your Web Skills.