Java

Java | News, how-tos, features, reviews, and videos

Java / binary code / gears / programming / coding / development

Microsoft buys jClarity to boost Java on Azure

Better performance, increased Java community engagement are the goals

java -- coffee beans

NetBeans 11.1 adds Java EE 8 support

Quarterly NetBeans release brings Java EE 8 support for Maven and Gradle apps, updates integration with Payara and GlassFish

solar eclipse sun ring shadow clods

Eclipse enterprise Java is due in September 2019

Eclipse says Jakarta EE 8 will be fully compatible with Java EE 8, with better cloud and microservices support slated for future versions

Java sign

OpenJDK proposal: Dump Mercurial for Git

Proposal would migrate single-repo OpenJDK projects from Mercurial to Git for smaller repo sizes and superior tooling

Java / binary code / gears / programming / coding / development

MacOS targeted for new Java graphics pipeline

The Lanai Project would use Apple’s Metal graphics APIs instead of the deprecated OpenGL

Birds eye view of male executive with coffee and mobile phone java

A plan to bring Java to iOS

OpenJDK Mobile would use ahead-of-time compilation to create Apple-approved executables that run without the JVM

Woman in yellow shirt yawning

Oracle Java updates have become easier to ignore

If the five new features in the new JDK don’t excite you, just remember the next JDK is only six months away

Using a laptop in an environment of binary code.

The best programming language to learn

Python is clearly the best choice, unless a better choice is Java or JavaScript. Let’s compare

hot coffee java beans cup steam

Google App Engine adds Java 11 runtime

Beta release gives developers access to the latest long-term support version of Java on the Google PaaS

02 crown king queen royalty

Why the C programming language still rules

The C language has been a software development staple for five decades. Here’s how it stacks up against C++, Java, C#, Go, Rust, and Python in 2019

Java / gears / moving parts working together / binary code / coding / programming / development

The surprising Java support in Azure

Bringing Java code to Azure is a lot easier than you might think

cross functional talent multi talented ballet ballerina skateboard versatile agile

Scala 2.13 overhauls collections, improves the standard library

The functional and object-oriented language with JVM and JavaScript runtimes gains performance, safety, and simplicity improvements

spiral spring coil / cycles / iterations

Pivotal answers Oracle with supported Java distribution

Pivotal Spring Runtime includes ongoing updates and support for Pivotal’s OpenJDK distribution, Spring Java projects, and Apache Tomcat

Man megaphone talk attention call

Dubbo Java RPC project graduates to Apache top level status

High-performance, lightweight RPC framework offers fault tolerance, load balancing, runtime routing, and automatic service registration and discovery

apples oranges slices mixture puzzle balance opposites fruit  savatore gersace flickr

Oracle steers GraalVM to the enterprise

GraalVM Enterprise brings performance and security extras to the shared runtime supporting JVM languages, JavaScript, and native code

coffee cup - coffee beans - Java

Google: Use Kotlin for new Android apps

At the Google I/O conference, Google announced that Android development will become increasingly ‘Kotlin-first’

male arm holding empty coffee cup with striped sweater

Java proposal addresses scarcity of keywords for new features

JDK enhancement proposal embraces hyphenated keywords for the sake of compatibility and readability

Man with sad face on chalkboard

Oracle: Eclipse can’t use Java EE trademarks

But Oracle ‘remains committed’ to working with the Jakarta EE working group and Jakarta EE specification process

waitress server self serve coffee xaas

JDK proposal takes aim at verbose Java syntax

Records and sealed types would provide more compact syntax for declaring classes and a way to restrict subclasses, respectively

time / clock / history / coffee / java

Red Hat to maintain OpenJDK 8 and OpenJDK 11

Red Hat will be providing bug fixes and security patches for the two older releases of the Java Development Kit, taking over from Oracle

Load More