Dr. Dobb's Blogs http://www.drdobbs.com//author/6827 Dr. Dobb's Copyright 2013, United Business Media. en-us Java 8 Adoption Poll Results http://www.drdobbs.com/jvm/java-8-adoption-poll-results/240166921 Results suggest a great interest in the new features, perhaps even a pent-up demand for them. Fri, 04 Apr 2014 07:49:00 -0400 REALLY REMOTE Debugging: A Conversation with Glenn Reeves http://www.drdobbs.com/architecture-and-design/really-remote-debugging-a-conversation-w/228700403 In this classic 1999 <em>Dr. Dobb's Journal</em> interview, contributing editor Jack Woehr talks with NASA's Glenn Reeves about the programming behind the Mars Surveyor program. At the end of the post, read Reeves' first-hand account of the still-amazing fix of the team's priority inversion problem -- talk about REALLY REMOTE debugging for real-time systems! Thu, 08 Apr 2010 09:17:54 -0400 Escape the Software Development Paradigm Trap http://www.drdobbs.com/embedded-systems/escape-the-software-development-paradigm/228701598 Sat, 20 Feb 2010 19:00:00 -0500 Functional Programming in Java http://www.drdobbs.com/jvm/functional-programming-in-java/228701223 Functional Programming languages (Scala, F#, Haskell) have been in the news a lot lately, particularly because of their applicability to multicore programming. Back in 2005, Mark Zander told <em>DDJ</em> readers how to extend Java to gain some of the advantages of functional programming languages. Wed, 13 Jan 2010 19:00:00 -0500 Remembering Y2K http://www.drdobbs.com/cpp/remembering-y2k/228701726 Mon, 21 Dec 2009 19:00:00 -0500