Category Archives: Java and Quality

Remote Pair Programming mit Eclipse Saros

Pair Programming gehört zu den empfohlenen agilen Vorgehensweisen, es ist insbesondere ein wichtiger Bestandteil des Extreme Programming (XP). Die anfängliche Skepsis, dass dieses Vorgehen durch doppelte Ressourcen viel zu teurer ist, sollte mittlerweile gewichen sein. Die folgenden Vorteile klingen auch … Continue reading

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Atlassian FishEye and Crucible 3.3 released

Mit der Veröffentlichung von FishEye und Crucible in der Version 3.3 am 10. Februar hat Atlassian die Verbesserung der Benutzerfreundlichkeit der beiden DevTools noch weiter vorangetrieben, deren REST API erweitert sowie die Unterstützung für die aktuellsten Browser und Versionskontrollsysteme implementiert. … Continue reading

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NetBeans 7.3 with HTML5 support

Oracle has released Version 7.3 of their IDE NetBeans. NetBeans is an IDE primarily focused on Java development, but it also supports development with other languages like PHP and C/C++. Recent releases of NetBeans lacked good support for HTML5 / … Continue reading

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Hudson 3.0 released

As noted before, Hudson was proposed as Eclipse project back in 2011. After Hudson left incubation in early December 2012, Hudson 3.0 was released.The official announcement of the Eclipse Foundation lists the top features as follows: Plug-In Manager: Simplifies management … Continue reading

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Weniger Boilerplatecode mit Projekt Lombok

Das Generieren von Code mit dem Projekt Lombok verspricht deutlich wenig Boilerplate-Code in Java. Das kennt man sonst nur aus alternativen JVM-Sprachen wie Groovy mit den GroovyBeans und seiner Art der Compile Time Metaprogrammierung, den AST Transformationen. Bei Projekt Lombok … Continue reading

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Preview of lambdas in Java 8

Are you already curious how the language changes in Java 8 will look like. The changes will be as big or even bigger as in Java 5: lambdas (JSR 335), functional interfaces and collections, method references and default methods in … Continue reading

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Whats the problem with JSF? A rant on wrong marketing arguments

There is a lot of fear, uncertainty and doubt about JSF. Thats nothing new. Beeing a JSF developer you have to deal with that FUD. But where does it come from? A lot of FUD is created when developers are … Continue reading

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