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August 07, 2013

Dr. Dobb's Now Has A Windows Phone App

Reader writes open-source app for Windows Phone 8

February 05, 2013

Non-Pavlovian Triggers

I've been playing with an inexpensive logic analyzer and some open source software to drive it lately.

January 08, 2013

Creating an Open Source Project

Creating an open source project can generate opportunities for everyone involved; more so than if the software sits dormant on a hard drive somewhere. But where do you start?

Open Source

Open Source Feature Articles RSS

Lightweight Virtual Environments in Python 3.4

Customizing Python's virtual environments for projects with conflicting library requirements or different Python versions is now easy in Python 3.3 and 3.4.

LINQ-like List Manipulation in C++

Using the open-source Cpplinq project to get Language-Integrated Query capabilities in C++11

Java 8 Arrives!

One of the biggest updates ever to a major language finally ships, delivering many new and very interesting features.

Dave Thomas Interview: The Corruption of Agile; Ruby and Elixir; Katas and More

The pragmatic programmer who popularized Ruby and katas and was an original signatory of the Agile Manifesto discusses what's wrong with Agile, why he thinks Elixir is the next killer language, and how to design your own programming challenges.

Unit Testing with Python

Python has substantial resources to enable unit testing

Open Source News RSS

IBM: Now Is The Time For KVM

IBM creating a KVM product to exploit the Power Systems architecture

Facebook's C/C++ Warp Preprocessor Open Sourced

Distributed compilation in conjunction with backed up cache layers

Open Build Service Version 2.5 Released

Generic system to build and distribute binary packages from source

Oracle Java 8 Launched with Lambda Expressions for Parallelism

The new Java positioned for convergence across the stack and for parallelism

MokiTouch For Tablet Kiosks

Open source projects for MokiTouch iOS and Android available at GitHub

Zend Framework 2 Certification Open

The largest project collections of reusable code on the planet

Swagger All The Way Into RESTful Services

Complete framework implementation now emerging

Sierra Wireless Legato For Embedded Linux

Embedded platform for M2M developers with pre-integrated and validated components

Cloudant Eyes "Occasionally" Connected Devices

A route to replicating mobile app data with cloud databases

Old Ecommerce Is Dead, Hail New Ecommerce

Sellvana is based upon Fulleron PHP Framework

Events of Interest

April 11-12. Bangalore, India. Dr. Dobb's Conference

April 14-15. Pune, India. Dr. Dobb's Conference

April 14-17. San Francisco, CA. Red Hat Summit 2014

May 7-8. Santa Clara, CA. Internet of Things Developers Conference

May 7-8. Santa Clara, CA. Multicore Developers Conference

May 12-16. Atlanta, GA. OpenStack Summit

May 13. South San Francisco, CA. SDLC Acceleration Summit 2014

May 21-23. Menlo Park, CA. DConf 2014

May-June. Bristol, Cambridge, Manchester, Scotland. The UK Device Developers' Conference series

June 9-10. Stockholm, Sweden. Erlang User Conference

July 7-10. Berlin, Germany. UberConf Europe Java Ecosystem conference

July 28-August 1. Orlando, FL. Agile2014 Orlando

September 23-24. San Francisco, CA. Designers of Things Conference

November 4-5. London, England. Code Mesh Conference

Videos of Past Events

September 2013. JavaOne

September 2013. SpringOne 2GX

June 2013. JAXConf 2013

June 2013. Chicago Algorithmic Trading Conference

May 2013. Google I/O

March 2013. GPU Technology Conference

October 2012. JAXLondon 2012

September 2012. Strangeloop

September 2012. Intel Developer Forum

August 2012. VMWorld

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