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OpenJDK: Hidden classes could be coming to Java

A JDK Enhancement Proposal says introducing hidden classes in Java could make other JVM languages more efficient

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Why we can’t develop voting software that works

Ever wonder why we could write software to get to the moon, but not to count votes? Here are five reasons

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Most developers know JavaScript — and want to know Go

HackerRank developer survey finds JavaScript most-known, Go most-wanted to learn, and full-stack development skills most-wanted in the job market

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Neo4j 4.0 targets scalability, security, and performance

Leading native graph database adds long-awaited horizontal sharding, granular security, and reactive processing

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What is Maven? Build and dependency management for Java

Maven provides consistent project structures, declarative configuration, and a wide range of plugins, along with a centralized repository for storing and downloading third-party software

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JetBrains taps machine learning for full-line code completion

IntelliJ IDE's 2020 roadmap also features collaborative editing and lightweight text editing

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Microsoft releases open source source code analyzer

Microsoft Application Inspector allows developers to detect the features and characteristics of software components before using them

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Launchable applies machine learning to software testing

Founded by Jenkins creator Kohsuke Kawaguchi, startup promises to make software testing smarter and faster

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JavaScript is the most in-demand IT skill

JavaScript has unseated Java as the most sought programming language skill, indicating a stronger need for front-end web development than back-end systems

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Installing Oracle Java SE 11 on Ubuntu 18.04

A quick installation guide for Ubuntu Linux users installing Java 11

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How to store data in Java objects

A timely introduction to using instance variables in your Java classes

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What is the JVM? Introducing the Java Virtual Machine

The Java Virtual Machine manages system memory and provides a portable execution environment for Java-based applications. Developers reap the rewards in performance, stability, and predictable runtimes.

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Eclipse readies next enterprise Java for mid-2020

Jakarta EE 9 will include a new namespace but no major new functionality or requirements for backward compatibility with Jakarta EE 8

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JDK 14: The new features in Java 14

Flight recorder event streaming, switch expressions, NVM support, and records are slated for the next version of standard Java, due in March 2020

What is service-oriented architecture?

This SOA primer starts with key characteristics of a service-oriented architecture and what comprises a Java-based SOA infrastructure

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Socket programming in Java: A tutorial

Three iterations of a Java socket client-server example demonstrate the timeless utility of Java I/O

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Inheritance versus composition: How to choose

Compare two fundamental ways to relate classes, then practice debugging ClassCastExceptions in Java inheritance

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What frustrates web developers? Web browsers

Mozilla Developer Network survey indicates broad satisfaction with web technologies, with browser support being the main frustration

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