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Best Of The Week – 2011 – W46

Hello guys, Time for the “Best Of The Week” links for the week that just passed. Here are some links that drew JavaCodeGeeks attention: * Java is not the new COBOL: This article explains why Java should NOT be considered the new COBOL. Some of the reasons given:  Java7 addressing verbosity and Java8 pushing new paradigms (e.g. Functional Programming). Also ...

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Best Of The Week – 2011 – W45

Hello guys, Time for the “Best Of The Week” links for the week that just passed. Here are some links that drew JavaCodeGeeks attention: * Developing a Service Provider using Java API: A tutorial showing how to develop a service provider using only the JDK classes, implementing a “poor man’s approach” to the Service Locator pattern. Also check out Java ...

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Best Of The Week – 2011 – W44

Hello guys, Time for the “Best Of The Week” links for the week that just passed. Here are some links that drew JavaCodeGeeks attention: * Practical Challenges of Profiler Integration with Java/J2EE Applications: This white paper enlists some of the most common practical challenges in integrating Profiling Tools with Java/J2EE Applications (standalone or Application Server based) and discusses about workarounds ...

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Best Of The Week – 2011 – W43

Hello guys, Time for the “Best Of The Week” links for the week that just passed. Here are some links that drew JavaCodeGeeks attention: * Hello JavaFX 2.0: Introduction by NetBeans 7.1 beta: A nice tutorial which serves as a soft introduction to the brand new JavaFX 2.0. The author uses NetBeans 7.1 which supports JavaFX 2.0. After the development ...

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Best Of The Week – 2011 – W42

Hello guys, Time for the “Best Of The Week” links for the week that just passed. Here are some links that drew JavaCodeGeeks attention: * Java Reloaded: Oracle is finally getting Java on track, Java 7 was released, JavaOne was a big success, JavaFX has been reworked and JCPs are being reorganized. Java is generating a good momentum. * JavaFX ...

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Best Of The Week – 2011 – W41

Hello guys, Time for the “Best Of The Week” links for the week that just passed. Here are some links that drew JavaCodeGeeks attention: * Oracle’s ambitious plan for client-side Java: An opinion on Oracle’s plans regarding client side Java and it’s strategy mainly revolving around JavaFX (now the preferred method of building all kinds of GUI). * Integrating JavaFX ...

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Best Of The Week – 2011 – W40

Hello guys, Time for the “Best Of The Week” links for the week that just passed. Here are some links that drew JavaCodeGeeks attention: * Getting Started with JPA 2 Tutorial: A beginner’s guide to JPA using EclipseLink as the implementation, MySQL as the DBMS and JUnit for the unit tests. Also, check out “Java Persistence API: a quick intro…“. ...

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Best Of The Week – 2011 – W39

Hello guys, Time for the “Best Of The Week” links for the week that just passed. Here are some links that drew JavaCodeGeeks attention: * Big Iron Returns with BigMemory: Greg Luck (Founder and CTO of Ehcache) offers some thoughts on the Java Heap/GC Problem, the benefits of Vertical Scale and how BigMemory can provide a tiered memory solution. * ...

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Best Of The Week – 2011 – W38

Hello guys, Time for the “Best Of The Week” links for the week that just passed. Here are some links that drew JavaCodeGeeks attention: * Client-Side Improvements in Java 6 and Java 7: This article discusses the improvements to the client and desktop parts of Java SE 6 and Java SE 7, including the new applet plug-in, the Java Deployment ...

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