Just watched Howard Lewis Ship’s Clojure: Towards The Essence Of Programming,
which is an excellent introduction to Clojure and how it addresses the
problems in Java. As a Scala fan, I thought it would be a good idea to
see how one could use Scala to do the...
In my career spanning 15 years, the problem of Producer and Consumer
is one that I have come across only a few times. In most programming
cases, what we are doing is performing functions in a synchronous
fashion where the JVM or the web container handles the...
There has been some discussion recently on the Zend Framework mailing
list around release cycles. I proposed a release cycle of six months
for major versions (someone else suggested eighteen months, which may be
more reasonable for a framework). Rapid...
In this article we are going to cover the following topics: MongoDB Installation on Windows Machine. MongoDB Java Example.Spring Data & MongoDB.
MongoDB Installation on Windows Machine: Download MongoDB from official MongoDB website. ...
Tapestry 5.3 is ready for a beta release and there are many exciting features. You can read about them here. The intention of this post and the one following it is to provide some running examples to get you started
Tapestry now has a...
When studying both the Java NIO and IO API's, a question quickly pops into mind:
When should I use IO and when should I use NIO?
In this text I will try to shed some light on the differences between Java NIO and IO,
their use cases, and...
Scala is one of the coolest programming languages out there and Lift is
a revolutionary web framework that really leverages many scala features.But it can be daunting at the beginning, even just getting your workspace setup.
In this article I will go through...
a step by step guide to upgrade one’s source code that was developed
for an earlier version of android SDK, as is to work on a new version of
SDK installed on your development environment
During my everyday work, I have seen many repeated queries, to Solr,
with only one filter difference. When I asked why – I got anserws that
it was necessary to get the faceting results for various filters. If
you are using Solr version 1.4 or later, my...