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Serverless Framework takes the pain out of AWS Lambda deployment

Formerly known as Jaws, the Serverless Framework debuts its first full point release to simplify deploying apps to AWS Lambda -- and eventually to other services of its kind

GitHub's 7 most popular productivity tools for programmers

GitHub's 7 top productivity tools for programmers

GitHub abounds with open source tools aimed at helping developers build software faster. Get the top seven picks from working programmers

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The hidden benefits of Docker for QA

Docker and containers can make QA testing easier, faster, and more effective

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First look: Chef’s Habitat puts automation in the app

By packaging configuration and runtime requirements with the app, Habitat decouples automation from the infrastructure

Waratek upgrades Java protection

AppSecurity for Java enables upgrading to the current version of Java without installing Java updates or touching apps running in the JVM

CI/CD with Jenkins and Docker, Part 1

Open source Java projects: Jenkins with Docker, Part 1

Setup a continuous integration process to build and test a Java web app with Jenkins, then deploy it to a Docker container in Part 2

The Power of Lazy Programming

The power of lazy programming

These 13 tools and techniques prove that, when it comes to coding, laziness is a virtue

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New Red Hat project looks a lot like a Docker fork

The new OCID project places a variant of the Docker runtime directly into Kubernetes

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Red Hat links Java to Microsoft's Visual Studio Code

An extension based on the Language Server Protocol offers developers expanded use of Microsoft's development tool

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Blue Ocean UI for Jenkins surfaces better info for dev teams

The open source project redesigns the Jenkins interface to give users less clutter and more pertinent information

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$29 for This Premium 4-Course Training on Amazon Web Services- Deal Alert

Make yourself invaluable to any company reliant on AWS with The AWS Mastery Bundle, now just $29 for a limited time only.

Swift vs. Objective-C: 10 reasons the future favors Swift

Challenger nudges Java, Node.js for Swift app dev

PerfectlySoft's Perfect 2.0 framework supports Swift 3.0 and focuses on modularity

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Java founder James Gosling endorses Apache takeover of NetBeans Java IDE

Under a new proposal, Oracle will turn over reins of the project that began at Sun Microsystems

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Choosing your Java IDE

Find out what to look for in a Java IDE and get tips for deciding which of the top three--Eclipse, NetBeans, or IntelliJ IDEA--is best for you


Google Closure compiler moves from Java to JavaScript

The tool has shed its Java dependency in favor of compiling Java source code to JavaScript

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Android Studio for beginners, Part 2: Explore and code the app

Use Android Studio's project editor to write your first animated Android app

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Android Studio for beginners, Part 3: Build and run the app

Build your app with Gradle, then run it on an Android device emulator or Kindle Fire tablet

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Android Studio for beginners, Part 1: Installation and setup

If you're new to Android Studio, start here. Part 1 walks through installing Android Studio and launching your first Android project

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