Why developers should get excited about Java 9

Why developers should get excited about Java 9

The next generation of the enterprise development platform will feature major improvements, including modularity and API updates

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Dark skies hang over midtier cloud providers

Top cloud vendors have the cash to grow their dominance, and small fry can align to a top provider. But those in between?... more

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Republicans to FCC: Don't force municipal broadband on us

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Good news from HP: It could be worse

No new layoffs, no new buckets of red ink, and strong corporate PC sales show that HP may have... more

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In Microsoft's cloud quest, some will get left behind

Risk of 'technical drift' is especially pernicious... more

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Are you experienced? Not for this IT job

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