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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

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Open Software's Thousand Eyes: A Misunderstood Claim

Recent high-profile defects do not support the view that open source is less secure than closed source.

Portable File and Directory Management in Java

The Apache Ant API, a rarely used feature of the tool, provides reliable and portable ways to perform command-line operations from within Java.

Jolt Awards: The Best Books

The best books of the past 12 months.

Making Freemium Work

Every cloud provider, most tools vendors, and many mobile apps have adopted the "freemium" model: Give away a subset for free and charge for added features. While it provides advantages for the customer and the vendor, making this model work is not easy.

The Curse of Version 6

Major programming languages often don't make it to version 6, but if they do, they arrive wounded and badly scarred. Why is that?

Open Source News RSS

Red Hat New JBoss Developer Subs and Tech

A no-cost subscription to Red Hat's open source middleware technologies for developers

WaveMaker RAADAD for aPaaS

The "only" rapid API Application Development and Deployment (RAADAD) software integrated with Docker container-architected aPaaS

Free and Open Source Cloud Tools Proliferate

Filebrowser.io simplifies document storage services

Democratizing Machine Learning In Anomaly Detection

Prelert has released an Elasticsearch Connector, available on GitHub

Panamax Connects Docker Linux Containers Like Lego

An open-source community resource for complex Docker architectures

Actuate Launches BIRT iHub F-Type

It's all for managing, scheduling, sharing, integrating, and delivering BIRT reports

Cisco: We Like Developers, Honest

Susie Wee blogs to put Cisco DevNet in our hearts and minds

Free Access To Stackato 20GB Cluster In Production

Commercial open source PaaS with an updated free Micro Cloud license

Dovecot Gmail API Compatible REST API

Open source and complementary to existing email IMAP and POP3 protocols

Modulus Add-on Marketplace for Node.js Developers

Any user can become an add-on provider through Add-On Provider Portal

Events of Interest

October 14-17. Amsterdam, Netherlands. Black Hat Europe 2014

October 17-18. Austin, TX. CITCON (Continuous Integration and Testing Conference)

October 19-21. Shanghai, China. GDC China 2014

October 27-30. Santa Clara, CA. ZendCon 2014

October 27-28. Burlingame, CA. GGDevCon (Google Glass App Development)

November 3-5. San Francisco, CA. QCon

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

November 5-7. Berlin, Germany. GOTO Berlin International Software Development Conference

November 17-19. San Diego, CA. RubyConf

November 17-21. Budapest, Hungary. ApacheCon Europe

November 18-21. San Francisco, CA. AnDevCon Android Developer Conference

November 25-26. London, UK. IoT 2014

April 8-16, 2015. Montreal, Canada. PyCon 2015


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



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