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Blogs

July 25, 2014

CRC: The C Stands for Confusion

Because it is so often abstracted, people don't always make smart choices about selecting and specifying CRCs.

March 31, 2014

Java SE 8 Beyond Lambdas: The Big Picture

In addition to Lambdas, Java 8 features changes to the way annotations are handled, array processing, VM size, garbage collection, and so much more.

April 23, 2013

BodyCom Development Kit

Use your body's electric field to authenticate




Security

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The Internet of Overhyped Things

Vendors and analysts would have us believe that the Internet of Things is imminent. But, in fact, it will be years before the obstacles it faces can be surmounted.

Security Issues in Swift: What the New Language Did Not Fix

The security issues that existed in Objective-C have been only partially addressed in Swift. What to watch out for?

Tooling Up for the Marriage of the Internet of Things, Big Data, and Cloud Computing

Finding tools that will bridge IoT, machine-to-machine, and big data is no simple task. But some integrated solutions are beginning to appear.

Developer Reading List

The best summer reads.

After Heartbleed: A Look at Languages that Support Provability

The open-source SPARK 2014 language can prove that code correctly matches specs. This capability closes off vulnerabilities and illuminates logic errors in code.

Security News RSS

IEEE: Top Ten Software Security Design Flaws

The IEEE Center for Secure Design cybersecurity initiative has released a report titled "Avoiding the Top 10 Software Security Design Flaws"

Dovecot Gmail API Compatible REST API

Open source and complementary to existing email IMAP and POP3 protocols

Oracle Mobile Application Framework Arrives

Mobile-centric integration for back end services and security

Enterprise Java Development For Internet of Things

IoT-Ready Kaazing Gateway 4.0 JMS Edition

Free Microsoft Threat Modeling Tool 2014

A systematic way to find design-level security and privacy weaknesses in systems

CMMI Extends Framework For Security

Verification and validation updates feature in CMMI for Development V1.3

SUSE kGraft Live Patches Linux Kernel

Company pledges to submit kGraft upstream for standard live patching solution

Atego Vantage's Triple Model Combination

Solution for iterative and common product development

Hybrid Version Control Across Git and Perforce

Combo solution still looks after security and agility needs of enterprise DevOps

Rogue Wave Tackles Software Risk Mitigation

Analysis toolchain for deep software risk assessment and mitigation

Events of Interest

September 17. St. Louis, MO. Powered by JavaScript

September 17-19. St. Louis, MO. Strangeloop

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

September 24-25. Boston, MA. Boston App Expo

October 1-3. Santa Clara, CA. Software Developer's Workshop at ARM TechCon (Dr. Dobb's bloggers Al Williams and Eric Bruno will be presenting.)

October 9-10. Palo Alto, CA. Code Stars Summit

October 11-12. Los Altos Hills, CA. Silicon Valley Code Camp

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

November 3-5. San Francisco, CA. QCon

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

November 17-21. Budapest, Hungary. ApacheCon Europe


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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