January 30, 2018 11:21 PM
Apple is forcing all of its older iPhone and iPad users to buy new devices by throttling their batteries as they get older. Countries that perceive this as unsavoury forced obsolescence have demanded Apple executives explain themselves. Class action lawsuits...
January 6, 2018 12:29 AM
With the complexity of products being built today, no one person can understand all the pieces. Yet everyone involved is still responsible for ensuring their work is compatible with co-workers and aligns with the company’s strategy. The only way to keep everyone moving toward the same goal is to...
November 23, 2017 1:26 AM
I believe Joshua Bloch said it first in his very good book "Effective Java": static factory methods are the preferred way to instantiate objects compared with constructors. I disagree. Not only because I believe that static methods are pure...
November 23, 2017 1:25 AM
We asked some of the engineering teams that we work with how much time their developers spend on debugging processes. The answer? On average, 25% of developers’ time is spent on debugging alone. That...
November 13, 2017 1:39 PM
I stumbled upon this proposal by Brian Goetz for data classes in Java, and immediately realized that I too have a few...
November 3, 2017 2:40 PM
Companies and teams want to move fast. This includes frequent releases, constantly updating the product and keep team members on their toes about new and relevant technology. These needs led to the rise of...
October 27, 2017 1:17 AM
In this episode, Kito, Danno, and Ian discuss the Equifax hack (caused by an unpatched version of Struts), news from the Polymer Summit, Oracle’s donation of Java EE to Eclipse, Docker in-depth, and...
October 27, 2017 1:15 AM
You obviously know what lazy loading is, right? And you no doubt know about caching. To my knowledge,...
October 27, 2017 12:13 AM
The ##java channel on Freenode IRC has been collecting interesting content for years, including content from here on TSS on occasion. Now, it's being collected into a weekly podcast, at http://javachannel.org/ . The RSS feed for the podcast itself is
October 6, 2017 4:13 PM
Digital transformation and cloud offer opportunities, not redundancy, for CIOs and software developers, said California Department of Conservation...