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For All You Know, It’s Just a Java Library

Blast from the past… I wrote this in May, 2008… and I’ve gotta say, I was pretty spot-on including Java 8 adopting some of Scala’s better features: It’s ...
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Yes, we do all infringe

When we use Java There is a lot of confusion about my We all Infringe post. So, I’m going to walk everybody (especially the lawyers) through the mechanics. Until last week, all ...
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Okay, everybody who touches Java bytecode

The Oracle v. Google holds that copying the Structure, Sequence, and Organization of the Java APIs is a copyright violation. And a copyright violation is not just the act of copying, ...
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Lawyers and Developers, not so different

Really I have been developing software professionally since 1978. I went to law school (BU Law ’91). I think that computer programming technology and the law are really, really ...
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Oracle v. Google, My Sweet Lord

He’s not So Fine I wrote about how to mitigate the disaster that is the appeal courts’s decision in Oracle v. Google. Today, I’m going to cover a few more topics. Sometimes, ...
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Praying in the Church of Silicon Valley

I got invited to participate in a pre-demo-day review of an Accelerator class. It seems that these days in the Church of Silicon Valley (the one true way to innovate) the hot stuff ...
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My Priorities for Scala

What TypeSafe Should be Working On There was a Twitter thread that started off discussing Clojure REPL usage but devolved into a discussion of Scala’s compiler. An Aside Well, ...
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We Are Failing to Even Have an Inclusive Discussion

The tech industry needs to be more inclusive of woman and people of color. It’s about having the largest pool to draw excellence from. Sadly, most of the discussion, even the ...
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Java: a Local Minimum language-wise

I wrote hundreds of thousands of lines of code in Java between 1996 and 2002. I wrote web frameworks, spreadsheets, and much much more in Java 1.0 through Java 1.4. Compared to mid-90’s ...
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Got my feet wet with Clojure

I started hardcode coding on Project Plugh. I’m working on moving a bunch of Lift concepts over to Clojure as I build Lift’s comet facilities in Clojure so I can stream ...
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