Akka is actor based, event-driven framework for building highly
concurrent, reliable applications. Shouldn't come a surprise that
concept of a future is...
0 replies - 5644 views - 03/15/13 by Tomasz Nurkiewicz in Articles
A previous post introduced some features of using Scala with Vert.x. This post covers how to publish Rest web services in an elegant and simple...
0 replies - 5029 views - 03/13/13 by Slim Ouertani in Articles
Reporting. The ungrateful tasks usually left to the peasants of
programming teams. In this post, I’ll try to make it more bearable, even
0 replies - 1502 views - 03/12/13 by Jan Machacek in Articles
My previous post showed how to use Twitter4j in Scala to access Twitter streams.
This post shows how to control a Twitter user’s actions using
0 replies - 1710 views - 03/05/13 by Jason Baldridge in Articles
Let’s continue our discussion of native components that react to
messages from Akka. We will wire in actual image processing to our C++
code. To make the...
0 replies - 2752 views - 02/23/13 by Jan Machacek in Articles
Scala offers a functionality known as Structural Types which allows to
set a behaviour very similar to what dynamic languages allow to do when
3 replies - 8250 views - 02/20/13 by Carlo Scarioni in Articles
Last week I was presenting at JFokus (cool
conference, give it a try), a really nice JVM-focused conference.
Obviously I love the conference I...
0 replies - 3342 views - 02/20/13 by Konrad Malawski in Articles
My previous post provided a walk-through for using the Twitter streaming API from the command line,
but tweets can be more flexibly obtained...
0 replies - 1747 views - 02/19/13 by Jason Baldridge in Articles
Learning Scala is not an easy task. There are many things to learn. Some
of them are very different and some of them seem complex.
Currying is a technique...
0 replies - 4824 views - 02/16/13 by Carlo Scarioni in Articles
This session shows you how to use Scala, one of the hottest technologies, to build a JavaFX application that talks to a Java EE 7 application server. Scala is...
0 replies - 3987 views - 02/16/13 by Mitch Pronschinske in Articles
Editor's Note: This article has been republished with the permission of the original author, Graham Lea.
I’ve found this great Java library that can...
25 replies - 18220 views - 02/15/13 by Allen Coin in Articles
An Amazing New Java Library! There's a fun 'aha!' moment halfway through this Graham Lea article.
Are You A Lone Wolf Coder?
This is actually a...
0 replies - 4534 views - 02/15/13 by Mitch Pronschinske in Articles
Vert.x is a polyglot event-driven application framework that runs on the Java Virtual Machine (JAVA 7 is the minimum supported version). Like Node.js, Vert.x...
0 replies - 5483 views - 02/14/13 by Slim Ouertani in Articles
I have been trying out various options of implementing the Cake pattern
in Scala, considered to be one of the many ways of doing dependency
0 replies - 2105 views - 02/08/13 by Debasish Ghosh in Articles
As early as 1999, Martin Odersky had begun to envision a programming language that merged functional programming with object-oriented programming, but he...
0 replies - 29640 views - 02/04/13 by Mitch Pronschinske in Articles
Over the next few weeks, I will tell you about all the discoveries I made in the project storm that made me skip blogging for three weeks. And today, we begin...
0 replies - 3559 views - 01/31/13 by Jan Machacek in Articles
The 16th President of the United States. Abraham Lincoln once said: "As
our case is new we must think and act anew". In software engineering
0 replies - 7842 views - 01/31/13 by Alex Staveley in Articles
In Java, when frameworks such as log4J became popular in Java architectures it was a common occurence to see code such as:
0 replies - 3064 views - 01/24/13 by Alex Staveley in Articles
For people in hurry here is the MapReduce with ScalaTest and Akka code and stepsI was trying to learn Scala and I wanted to kill several birds...
0 replies - 2257 views - 01/21/13 by Krishna Prasad in Articles
Nearly everyone who learns Scala can get confused over the word partial used in the contexts:
Partial functions Partially applied functions
0 replies - 2372 views - 01/17/13 by Alex Staveley in Articles