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The Only PaaS with Automatic Vertical Scaling for Containers

Tue, 2014-12-16 08:00
From the very beginning of its development, Jelastic Cloud has been leveraging the containers virtualization technology for application deployment, lifecycle management, scalability and ZERO code changes, being a pioneer in using this currently trending and essential solution for services delivering. Preview Text:  Automatic vertical scaling is...
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4 Theme Features Every Client Will Ask For

Tue, 2014-12-16 08:00
Written by Gavin Ballard for Shopify Blog. When I start talking to new clients about a potential redesign for their Shopify store, they’ll often turn up with a wish list: sliding full-screen images; slickly animated image popups; Instagram feeds scrolling across the page. Preview Text:  When I start talking to new clients about a potential...
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Installing and Using the Toast Cordova Plugin in Appery.io

Tue, 2014-12-16 08:00
This video shows how to add and configure the Toast PhoneGap plugin (for Android) in Appery.io: Preview Text:  This video shows how to add and configure the Toast PhoneGap plugin (for Android) in Appery.io. PhoneGap is a great plugin for developers who want to develop across different mobile platforms without relying on native APIs. Appery.io...
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Scraping DZone Syndication Stats

Tue, 2014-12-16 08:00
DZone syndicate some of my blog entries. I used to keep a list by hand, but it is easy to get out of step that way. That’s a manual process too, so why not automate it?The DZone page is a little tricky to scrape in that it does not show all syndicated articles until a “More” button has been pressed exhaustively. That means we’re looking at Selenium rather than wget or curl. Here’s some...
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The Top 5 Mistakes AngularJS Developers Make Part 2: Abusing $watch

Tue, 2014-12-16 07:00
This is the second part in a five-part series that covers common AngularJS mistakes. To recap, the top five mistakes I see people make are: Preview Text:  There are plenty of reasons why you want to watch for changes to certain properties and respond. It is quite common on a complex form to render information or process an algorithm based on a...
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Play-ing with Dependency Injection

Mon, 2014-12-15 09:00
A few months ago I wrote about the lack of Dependency Injection in Play. Preview Text:  As part of the 2.4 release of Play, Dependency Injection has been incorporated as part of the framework. JSR 330 is now implemented using Guice. Legacy Sponsored:  unsponsored ...
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Docker All The Things for Java EE Developers - On Windows with Maven

Mon, 2014-12-15 09:00
Everybody seems to do Docker these days. And the whole topic gets even more attraction with Microsoft committed to integrate it into Windows. As many middleware developers are running Windows, I thought I give it a try myself and also give some more tips along the way about how to build and run images with the least possible amount of struggle with Docker containers, hosts and guests and command...
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Benchmarking Impact of Batching in Hystrix

Mon, 2014-12-15 08:30
In previous article "Batching (collapsing) requests in Hystrix" we looked at collapsing API in Hystrix. Check it out before proceeding with this article. Preview Text:  In my previous article "Batching (collapsing) requests in Hystrix" we looked at collapsing API in Hystrix. Check it out before proceeding with this article. ...
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Scala snippets 3: Lists Together with Map, Flatmap, Zip and Reduce

Mon, 2014-12-15 08:30
You can't really talk about Scala without going into the details of the Map, flatMap, zip and reduce functions. With these functions it is very easy to process the contents of lists and work with the Option object. Note that on this site you can find some more snippets: Preview Text:  You can't really talk about Scala without going into the...
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ABCs of IoT Consortiums

Mon, 2014-12-15 08:30
The Internet of Things industry has taken off over the last two years. One activity I have been monitoring is how industry consortiums have been responding to IoT. At Eclipse IoT we have a goal of implementing open IoT standards, so understanding how different consortiums, old and new, are serving the IoT industry is important for us to know. Preview Text:  ...
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JavaFX Android, Early Access builds

Mon, 2014-12-15 08:00
I have uploaded a new Early Access build for JavaFX 8u40 on Android to bitbucket. You can download it here. There are a number of new features in this build that open up new possibilities.Some of the most important features of 8u40 for dalvik are: Preview Text:  I have uploaded a new Early Access build for JavaFX 8u40 on Android to bitbucket....
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The Best of the Week (Dec 5): Cloud Zone

Mon, 2014-12-15 08:00
Make sure you didn't miss anything with this list of the Best of the Week in the Cloud Zone (December 05 - December 12). Here they are, in order of popularity: Preview Text:  Make sure you didn't miss anything with this list of the Best of the Week in the Cloud Zone (December 05 - December 12). This week includes Java microcontainers with...
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The Best of the Week (Dec 5): Enterprise Integration Zone

Mon, 2014-12-15 08:00
Make sure you didn't miss anything with this list of the Best of the Week in the Enterprise Integration Zone (December 05 - December 12). Here they are, in order of popularity: Preview Text:  Make sure you didn't miss anything with this list of the Best of the Week in the Enterprise Integration Zone (December 05 - December 12). This...
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HTML is Easy

Mon, 2014-12-15 08:00
This may sound a little strange coming from a guy who spent the last 5 or 6 years submerging himself in the world of semantics, tags and attributes, but I have a little secret to share with everyone: html is really easy. You don't have to be some kind of abstract-loving, purism-craving brainiac to make a decently marked-up html page. Some very limited knowledge of the core concepts...
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DevOps and Outsourcing: Are We Ready For This? - A View From Both Sides

Mon, 2014-12-15 08:00
At the recent DevOps Enterprise Summit #DOES14 (http://devopsenterprisesummit.com) I was surprised to hear so little about the challenges and opportunities of working with systems integrators. Reality is that most large organisations work with system integrators and their DevOps journey needs to include them. Preview Text:  At the recent...
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A Complete Guideline On Embellishing Android Apps with Tween Animations

Mon, 2014-12-15 08:00
Preview Text:  The latest trend to join the Android app development world are the Tween animations. A tween animation can easily perform a series of simple transformations including size, position, transparency and rotation on the View object’s contents. Here I'll show you how to build these animations in Android. Legacy ...
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The Best of the Week (Dec. 05): SQL Zone

Mon, 2014-12-15 07:55
Make sure you didn't miss anything with this list of the Best of the Week in the SQL Zone (December 05 - December 12). Here they are, in order of popularity: 1. Bulk Update/Delete using the Criteria API in JPA 2.1/Java EE 7 It has long been possible to do bulk updates and deletes using JPQL in JPA. Preview Text:  Make sure you...
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The Best of the Week (Dec. 05): NoSQL Zone

Mon, 2014-12-15 07:55
Make sure you didn't miss anything with this list of the Best of the Week in the NoSQL Zone (December 05 - December 12). Here they are, in order of popularity: 1. Building an Inexpensive Petabyte Database with MongoDB and Amazon Web Services: Part 1 Ah, but a man's reach should exceed his grasp, Or what's a heaven for? -- Robert Browning, "Andrea del Sarto" Preview Text:  ...
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XAML and Converters Chaining

Mon, 2014-12-15 07:00
Converters are an essential building block in XAML interfaces with one simple task: converting values of one type to another. Since they have a input, usually a view model property, and an output, it would be wonderful if we could somehow chain them to create a new converter that processes all internal converters. Preview Text:  Converters are...
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Fast Mobile UI Development with Page Templates

Mon, 2014-12-15 07:00
This video shows: Creating and using page templates for fast mobile UI development. When you use page templates, making changes is fast as you only need to modify the template and all pages that use that template will be automatically updated. Using the Panel component for global app navigation (slides from the left) Preview Text:  Here,...
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