Nov 17

How Is Reactive Different from Procedural Programming?

A recent post on Reactive Programming triggered discussions about what is and isn’t considered Reactive Logic. In fact, many have already discovered that Reactive Programming can help improve quality and transparency, reduce programming time and decrease maintenance. But for others, … Continue reading

Nov 14

JavaScript Conquers the Server – 5 Leading JavaScript Servers Compared

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InfoWorld’s Peter Wayner test-drives five leading JavaScript servers and finds the results compelling though still a work-in-progress. ‘I enjoyed the challenge and stimulation of rethinking everything I know about the server, but I still found myself hesitant to push these … Continue reading

Nov 13

Graph Databases Powering the Internet of (Connected) Things

Graph Databases like Neo4j are inherently built for managing the complex and growing web of connected data. Neo Technology has put together a few resources about the Internet (Graph) of Things, and what this connectivity means for the way we interact … Continue reading

Nov 13

13 Essential Programming Tools for the Mobile Web

Infoworld has an absolutely wonderful article up, entitled “13 Essential Programming Tools for the Mobile Web” (a must read for any [mobile] web developer!) It includes things like jQuery Mobile, ChocolateChip-UI, Mobl and many other languages, APIs & Frameworks that … Continue reading

Nov 11

Modern Component Design with Spring

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Great presentation on SlideShare regarding Modern Component Design with Spring… Like this:Like Loading… Related: Overview of Dependency Injection in Spring Spring Integration: a new addition to the Spring portfolio | SpringSource Team Blog Spring Framework 4 on Java 8 Spring … Continue reading

Nov 11

Overview of Dependency Injection in Spring

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Just noticed that SlideShare has a nice presentation on Dependency Injection in Spring for anyone new to DI/CDI (specifically using the Spring Framework…) Like this:Like Loading… Related: Spring Integration: a new addition to the Spring portfolio | SpringSource Team Blog … Continue reading

Nov 11

Quantum Computing at Microsoft

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MIT Technology Review has an excellent article summarizing the current state of quantum computing. It focuses on the efforts of Microsoft and Alcatel-Lucent’s Bell Labs to build stable qubits over the past few years. “In 2012, physicists in the Netherlands … Continue reading

Nov 07

Mozilla Teases First Browser Dedicated To Devs

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From Slashdot: Mozilla has teased a browser for developers — a first of its kind — in a bid to equip developers with a set of tools at one place for better and enhanced productivity. Speaking about the perils of … Continue reading

Nov 06

Spring Framework 4 on Java 8

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There’s a great presentation on the Spring Framework 4 on Java 8 over at SlideShare by Juergen Hoeller of Spring Central/Spring.io Like this:Like Loading… Related: Spring Integration: a new addition to the Spring portfolio | SpringSource Team Blog Java 9 … Continue reading

Nov 04

Java 9 Features Announced — What Do You Think?

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A series of Java Enhancement Proposals (JEPs) has been published on OpenJDK concerning the next major update (Java 9). Previous rumors about Java 9 features haven’t had very much weight, nor particularly interesting new features, but this new feature list … Continue reading