The month of July was a global gathering for all Java Communities around the world to say "Hello" to Java 7. JUG-AFRICA also hosted multiple events to celebrate Java 7 (see the photos below). I have traveled in Africa to give technical Java7 talks and met with hundreds of vibrant Java and Android developers. In Dakar, Senegal (July 7), Brazzaville, Congo (July 9) and… Continue
Codetown is a social network. It's got blogs, forums, groups, personal pages and more! You might think of Codetown as a funky camper van with lots of compartments for your stuff and a great multimedia system, too! Best of all, Codetown has room for all of your friends.
When you create a profile for yourself you get a personal page automatically. That's where you can be creative and do your own thing. People who want to get to know you will click on your name or picture and…
Nathan Goulding talks about some of the challenges that Packet has faced while attempting to program against the worst kind of adversary: physical, bare metal infrastructure. He describes a few problems faced, general strategies to deal with environments that are not friendly to developers, and practices that can be generalized to ensure good programming standards are maintained.