Monthly Archives: October 2012

NetBeans 7.2 – New Refactoring option ‘Replace Constructor with Builder…’

Some weeks ago version 7.2 of the NetBeans IDE was released (download at http://netbeans.org/downloads/index.html). This version includes a nice new option to refactor your code. The Builder Pattern The Builder Pattern (amongst others made popular by Joshua Bloch’s 2nd edition of … Continue reading

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GWT 2.5 is close to final

The RC2 version has been silently released yesterday and can be downloaded from here. The main Google Web Toolkit site still points to the older RC1 version, and the release notes don’t mention the “more than 100 fixes” since the … Continue reading

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TypeScript – a language for application-scale JavaScript development

Microsoft recently announced TypeScript, a new language for the web to develop large JavaScript applications. It is a superset of JavaScript, so existing JavaScript code can be used. It compiles to plain JavaScript, so it can be used with any … Continue reading

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JavaOne 2012: Java mit HTML5-Embedded-Multicore-Mac-und-Grafikarte

Das “Web” hat gewonnen. Was sich bei der JavaOne 2011 schon angedeutet hat, wurde auf der JavaOne 2012 verstärkt: Auch Oracle’s Java Stack wird das Momentum hinter dem Siegeszug der Web Technologie zu steigern versuchen. Und Oracle-Java hat nun wohl endgültig … Continue reading

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RedHat Umfrage sucht neuen Namen für den JBoss AS

Ein Blogpost von Mark Little hat es angekündigt: Red Hat und die JBoss Community suchen einen neuen Namen für den JBoss – oder um genau zu sein: für die Open Source Fassung, also den JBoss AS  – nicht den JBoss … Continue reading

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