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December 24, 2014

Things That Go Boom

It is easier to make a safe light bulb than to make a safe explosive.

December 22, 2014

Abstractions For Binary Search, Part 10: Putting It All Together

After the discussions of the last few weeks, we are finally ready to build our test cases.

December 19, 2014

The Touch of a Button

Of course, I wasn't satisfied with the simple approach, so I added a bit of code to sense swipes much as you would find on a touchscreen phone.

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Watson Discovery Advisor Cloud Service

September 08, 2014

IBM's Watson Discovery Advisor is being used by researchers to rapidly analyze and test hypotheses using data in millions of scientific papers. - Cloud

Jimmy'll See You Around

July 03, 2014

Jimmy is a humanoid robot based on Intel Core i5 technology that walks, talks, makes hand gestures, and uses social media. It is part of the 21st Century Robot Project that provides a forum for makers worldwide to collaborate and build affordable, personalized robots using open-source design files. - Open Source

The Purpose of Hackathons

April 18, 2014

Mike Riley interviews ChallengePost's Brandon Kessler - Design

Verizon App Challenge Winners

April 03, 2014

The student teams were rewarded for their hard work with $20,000 in cash grants to advance STEM education in their schools and personal guidance from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Center for Mobile Learning at The Media Lab. - Mobile

First-Class Functions in Java 8

March 25, 2014

A 10-minute video tutorial on first-class functions and lambdas in Java 8, presented by the authors of Java 8 In Action. - JVM Languages

Master the Mainframe World Championship

March 12, 2014

College students will spend the month of March entrenched in the Systems of Engagement concept. They will deploy Systems of Record mainframe business applications written with Java and COBOL using DB2 for z/OS APIs. - Cloud

Dr. Dobb's Readers Invited to Judge at ISEF 2014

March 07, 2014

The Intel International Science and Engineering Fair will be held this year in Los Angeles and Dr. Dobb's readers are invited to serve as judges on May 13-14. - Design

IBM Mobile Developer Challenge

February 27, 2014

At Mobile World Congress, IBM announces the Watson Mobile Developer Challenge, a global competition for developers to create mobile consumer and business apps powered by Watson. - Mobile

Intel at Mobile World Congress

February 26, 2014

New 64-bit mobile processors and dev tools introduced. - Mobile

IBM Five in Five Predictions

December 19, 2013

IBM has released its annual list of five innovations that may transform our lives over the next five years. - Design

Events of Interest

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

March 23-24, 2015. Palo Alto, CA. Evans Data's 11th Annual Developer Relations Conference

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

April 27-30, 2015. Baltimore, MD. 11th Software Engineering Institute (SEI) Architecture Technology User Network (SATURN) Conference

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