December 2013 Blog Posts (6)

JEE8 Survey

In order to gather feedback for Java EE 8, we are running a survey.  To make it easier, we have divided it in two parts and it shouldn't really takes more than a few minutes to fill...
The 1st part is now available at …

Added by Michael Levin on December 10, 2013 at 10:52am — No Comments

Swampcast is a Podcast from the Swamp

Did you know Swampcast has interviews with Jonathan Schwartz, former CEO of Sun Microsystems, Brion Vibber, former CTO of Wikipedia, Pandora's CEO and CTO and more? Here's the story of Swampcast:…


Added by Michael Levin on December 10, 2013 at 10:08am — No Comments

What is node.js?

Engine Yard created an infographic that will help you learn about node.js:


"Node.js is a server-side framework for JavaScript that has…


Added by Michael Levin on December 8, 2013 at 8:00am — No Comments

Magnolia - Dave Booth wants to know...

Many of you probably know Dave - he wants some feedback on Magnolia and so do I. It's open and full featured and I like it. WHat do you know about it?…


Added by Michael Levin on December 7, 2013 at 9:28pm — No Comments

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How Lyft Leveraged iOS Live Activities to Enhance User Experience

Providing timely updates to users is key to improving their mobile experience, explains Lyft iOS engineer Max Husar, although it will increase development scope and effort. To achieve a balance between flexibility, reliability, and reusability, Lyft engineers used iOS ActivityKit to add dynamic content to their app.

By Sergio De Simone

Borderless Cloud at QCon London: Q&A with Adora Nwodo

At QCon London, Adora Nkowno, Senior Software Engineer at NexaScale, discussed the complexities of seamlessly integrating multiple clouds into application architecture, deployment processes, and CI/CD pipelines. Her session was part of the Cloud-Native Engineering track on the first day of the conference, and InfoQ did an interview.

By Steef-Jan Wiggers

Podcast: Using Cognitive Science to Improve Developer Experience

In this podcast Shane Hastie, Lead Editor for Culture & Methods spoke to Hans Dockter, founder and CEO of Gradle Inc about using cognitive science to improve developer experience.

By Hans Dockter

Presentation: Effective Performance Engineering at Twitter-Scale

Yao Yue recapitulates scaling a project at Twitter while summarizing some key lessons learned about effective performance engineering.

By Yao Yue

QCon London: gRPC Migration Automation at LinkedIn

At QCon London 2024, Karthik Ramgopal and Min Chen described how AI helped LinkedIn change the remote procedure calls (RPC) protocol for 50,000 production endpoints from to Google's gRPC. A planned 2-3 year manual migration turned into an AI-supported migration lasting 2-3 quarters. It changed 20 million lines of code across 2000 services – without business interruption.

By Karsten Silz

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