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CheerpJ converts Java apps into JavaScript for the web

Applications and Java libraries are converted to web applications, so there is no need for plug-ins or Java installations

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JVM may get upgrade to support today’s multicore processors

Proposed JVM specification changes would support a prototype of value classes

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Scala goes skinny: Ammonite tunes the heavyweight for simple tasks

An interactive REPL and system shell capabilities highlight the coming Version 1.0 release

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Type dependency in Java, Part 2

Make type dependency work to your advantage when programming with the Java Collections API, generics, and lambda expressions.

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Signs you should not take that programming job

From the job description to the final offer, here’s how to avoid getting stuck in a dead-end coding job

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Why you should use microservices

Find out how large and small enterprises are using microservices to continuously modify, scale, and update their apps for changing business needs

What is deep learning really?

Easier, faster: The next steps for deep learning

Rapidly advancing software frameworks, dedicated silicon, Spark integrations, and higher level APIs aim to put deep learning within reach

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Kotlin’s a rising star in language popularity index

Other languages on the move include R, Hack, and Rust, while Python cements its position as the king of there dynamically typed languages

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Primer: Make sense of cognitive computing

If you’re confused about exactly what it means from an IT and business perspective, you’re not alone

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What's the Go language really good for?

Learn the strengths, weaknesses, use cases, and future directions of Google's hit programming language

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The state of Java 9

The shift to modularity has bedeviled Java, but Oracle says it's mending fences and moving forward. Here's what you can expect from Java 9

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Data in, intelligence out: Machine learning pipelines demystified

Data plus algorithms equals machine learning, but how does that all unfold? Let’s lift the lid on the way those pieces fit together, beginning to end

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Java 9 delayed due to modularity controversy

Oracle has proposed a September release date for Java 9, following modularity controversy

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NPM 5 reworks the cache for speed, but could break existing apps

Other changes target better fault tolerance, garbage collection, and auto-saving

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Is a coding boot camp right for you?

Coding boot camps are popping up everywhere as demand for programmers grows. But with high tuition costs and a lack of proven oversight, are they worth it? 

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Kubernetes foundation takes on container networking

The Cloud Native Computing Foundation adds another open source project to its container-centric toolbelt

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Amazon Web Services sets a lure for Java programmers

Amazon Web Services has long offered an SDK to make it easier to access its web services from Java. Now James Gosling has joined the AWS team.

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Google’s Firebase taps serverless Cloud Functions

Firebase features a cross-platform SDK with capabilities for cloud data storage and synchronization across devices

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