Posts Tagged ‘Java’

  • Java experts on tips for Oracle JDK to OpenJDK migration: Part 3

    on Apr 2, 19 • by Kara Howson • with No Comments


    What are some tips for companies that migrate from Oracle JDK to Open

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  • Java experts on OpenJDK vs. Oracle JDK: Part 2

    on Mar 14, 19 • by Kara Howson • with No Comments


    Experts discuss the pros and cons of OpenJDK vs. Oracle JDK and make recommendations for those that have not yet purchased Oracle subscriptions.

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  • Java experts on Java SE 8 commercial license: Part 1

    on Mar 8, 19 • by Kara Howson • with No Comments

    Java experts

    Oracle now requires a paid subscription for businesses to continue getting updates to Java SE 8. What are your thoughts on this decision by Oracle

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  • Java deserialization vulnerability — Could you be at risk?

    on Jan 5, 16 • by Andrew Pomponio • with No Comments


    An explanation and mitigation strategy for the Java deserialization vulnerability

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  • What’s the advantage of 100% Java for in-database analytics?

    on Oct 30, 15 • by Wendy Hou • with No Comments


    Faster results, higher accuracy, quality of data, security, and accessibility from trusted technology. Until now, a single Java solution with all these qualities wasn’t available. Learn more

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  • Big data problems … can Java really help?

    on Oct 2, 15 • by Stephane Raynaud • with No Comments

    Big data ... will Java help?

    If your first thought is to drop Java when a big data initiative comes along, you need to take a moment to read why that might not be the only answer

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  • Bringing up your Android Dev Environment from Scratch

    on Jan 4, 13 • by Eric Cloninger • with 2 Comments

    quintessence By Demion (via flickr), Creative Commons license - Attribution 2.0 Generic (CC BY 2.0)

    As (bad) luck would have it, the solid state drive with my Linux partition died the week of Thanksgiving. I have backups of the data, so I haven’t lost anything other than time. I used that partition for testing and building the Android platform sources and that’s about it. It’s aggravating to lose the SSD, but not devastating. All my important files are stored elsewhere. After the hard drive died, I needed to get the latest code for Android 4.2.1 that came out in late November. Instead of going through the hassles of installing a

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  • Another resource leak

    on Mar 1, 11 • by Alen Zukich • with 1 Comment

    It happened again.  For what seems like the 100th time, someone reports to me that they are seeing a number of false positive reports on the resource leak checker.  For those not familiar with a resource leak, take a look at a previous post.  Although resource leaks apply across most languages, the place where this question keeps coming  up seems to always be in Java or C# code.  My last query came from Java code, so we will use that as an example.  Here was a report where the FileInputSteam is not closed on exit

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  • A new Android freshly baked!

    on Dec 23, 10 • by Vahid Jozi • with 1 Comment


    In my last post, I talked about some of the reasons why I started developing Android apps. The new Android 2.3 Gingerbread is even better than Froyo. I’m talking about a whole new Nerdy and the Droid factory. With Gingerbread released and rolled out on the new flagship phone, the Google Nexus S, the developers’ wait is over. Some of the new features and functionalities baked within Gingerbread are: 1.    More power under the hood My Nexus One lasts me about a day running Froyo. Android is now way smarter in managing its electrons with

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  • Why Android is such a developer magnet!

    on Dec 21, 10 • by Vahid Jozi • with No Comments


    The open-source, Linux-based and hardware-independent Android mobile OS, with the new Android 2.3 Gingerbread release is giving mobile developers a whole new ball court to play in. Android is the fastest growing mobile OS among its competitors and with its share in the Smartphone user market growing, Android is attracting more and more enthusiastic developers. Being a Java developer I jumped right into Android development about a year ago. There is a whole list of reasons why I chose to develop Android apps over other platforms and here are some of them: 1.    Low development

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