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Michael Mccandless04/29/12
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Lucene has two Google Summer of Code students!

I'm happy to announce that two Lucene Google Summer of Code projects were accepted for this summer! Here's some of problems they're going to help us solve this summer.

Joe Miller04/29/12
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Gitosis-ng: Simple, Self-service Git Repositories

Gitosis-ng — it’s gitosis with some new features to help users work with the git server. Mainly implemented with commands sent via ssh. Here's what you can do with it.

Ben Kepes04/28/12
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More Thoughts on Banking 2.0

A continued discussion of the potential threats of models like those adopted by Apple and Google being applied to banking. It will be interested to see what will happen if banks catch up with emerging cloud-based services.

Spyros Doulgeridis04/28/12
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How Our Brain Works When It Perceives a User Interface

In his very interesting post, Johannes Thones, provides the 14 Golden Eggs of Good Design with tips such as'The underlying data structure should not define the user interface' and 'The interface should not define the data structure'

Tom Jefferys04/28/12
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Collection Creation and Immutability with Google Guava

I thought I'd take a look at some of the collection creation patterns Guava offers, and also some of the Immutable collection types it offers.

Ben O' Day04/28/12
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Apache ServiceMix Development Environment Setup

Here is a quick guide to setting up a development environment for working on Apache Servicemix projects... You can update some of these versions mentioned in the rundown.

Mitch Pronschinske04/28/12
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Installing Graphite 0.9.9 on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I just setup a Graphite server on Ubuntu 12.04 (Precise). Here are some instructions for getting it all working (using Apache as web server).

Erich Styger04/27/12
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10 Best Eclipse Shortcuts

Eclipse comes with a great set of helpers built-in. Here is my list of my favorite hotkeys and shortcuts…

Tom Jefferys04/27/12
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Implicit Conversions in Scala

Following on from the previous post on operator overloading I'm going to be looking at Implicit Conversions, and how we can combine them to with operator overloading to do some really neat things, including one way of creating a multi-parameter conversion.

Constantin Alin04/27/12
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How to Upload With PrimeFaces 3.2 Under Tomcat 6

A few months ago I wrote the “How to upload with PrimeFaces under Tomcat 6” tip which was using the PrimeFaces 2.2 version. Since then, PrimeFaces has been changed and the current version, 3.2, has a lot of new great features. In this tip, we will explore all these features.

Mark O'neill04/27/12
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API Gateway support for 'Hypertext As The Engine Of Application State'

So, how does an API Gateway cater for HATEOAS? A key requirement is not to break it. As in medicine, "first do no harm". Consider what an API Gateway does: It provides external-facing APIs to the public, then translates them to back-end (usually on-premise) API calls. Check out the following JSON returned by a server to the client.

Andrew Fife04/27/12
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How the Cloud Can Assuage IT Challenges of Bring-Your-Own-Device

Some challenges to the BYOD model are focused around security, and Andrew Fife offers a potential solution.

Eric Genesky04/27/12
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Video: Developing with Java and Couchbase Server

Couchbase includes client SDKs for a bunch of languages, and it's built on Apache CouchDB and Memcached.

Jose Roy Javelosa04/27/12
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Quotes Every Software Engineer Should Know

Software and cathedrals are much the same – first we build them, then we pray.

Mitch Pronschinske04/27/12
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Java SE 7 Update Includes First Delivery of JDK and JavaFX for Mac OS X

The 4th update for Java SE 7 was released today. It's the first Oracle SDK release for Mac OS X and its the first time that JavaFX 2.1 has been bundled with the JDK on Windows and Mac.