Despite numerous options for passing config data to a program, there is still a need for a utility to handle complex hierarchical configuration and locate config files on distributed system. Here is one.
In software development, being the #3 platform in the mobile market is as good as being last.
Microsoft ports .NET to Linux and Macintosh and open-sources the entire stack.
A simple speech recognition example illustrates how to start creating wearable apps.
Despite years of refinement, Agile development still does not include architecture and design.
Analyze a codebase and automate code reviews
Visual video game puzzles can be solved in 20 different programming languages
Deepest-ever code understanding plus support for Drupal 8 and WordPress
Apache Drill, Apache Spark, Apache HBase, and YARN upgrades available
Create and incorporate text-mining capabilities into applications and websites
IBM's Watson Discovery Advisor is being used by researchers to rapidly analyze and test hypotheses using data in millions of scientific papers.
Developer productivity key to new release mechanics
Google is testing a prototype for a smart contact lens that was built to continuously measure glucose in tears using a wireless chip and miniaturized glucose sensor.
XebiaLabs updates XL Deploy and Release
Code submits are still committed to the master, but all other commands are entirely local
Events of Interest
November 25-26. London, UK. IoT 2014
December 11-12. Washington, D.C. ModevCon
March 2-6, 2015 London, UK. QCon London
March 5-8, 2015. Recife, Brazil. Tropical Ruby
March 17-19, 2015. Boston, MA. O'Reilly Software Architecture Conference
April 8-16, 2015. Montreal, Canada. PyCon 2015
May 4-8, 2015. Chicago, IL. Microsoft Ignite Conference
May 12-14, 2015. Zaragoza, Spain.Protocols Plugfest Europe 2015
Videos of Past Events
September 2014. Atlassian Summit 2014
September 2013. JavaOne
June 2013. JAXConf 2013
May 2013. Google I/O
October 2012. JAXLondon 2012
September 2012. Strangeloop
July 2012. Java Language Summit
June 2012. Google I/O 2012
May 2012. Atlassian Summit
May 2012 (paid). Fluent Conference
March 2012. Multicore World
July 2011. JVM Language Summit