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  • What’s new in iOS 9: Xcode 7 and Other Developer Tools

    by Sergio De Simone on  Oct 09, 2015

    In the first four installments of this series, we reviewed new and enhanced frameworks included with iOS 9 SD, changes to Swift and Objective-C, and the new Safari content blocking API. In this article, we will describe what is new within Apple Developer Tools, including Xcode Playgrounds, LLDB, UI testing, Interface Builder, etc.

  • Agile Open Conferences within Cox Automotive

    by René Rosendahl on  Oct 09, 2015

    Cox Automotive has a lot of Agile teams across its 20+ brands and companies. In recent years, it became clear that they needed to bring together Agilists from across the enterprise to connect, share and learn. So they decided to organize their own, company-internal Agile Open conferences. Now approaching their 3rd year, these events have been quite successful and really brought people together.

  • Big Memory .NET Part 1 – The Challenges in Handling 1 Billion Resident Business Objects

    by Dmitriy Khmaladze and Leonid Ganeline on  Oct 08, 2015

    This article describes the concept of Big Memory and concentrates on its applicability to managed execution models like the one used in Microsoft’s Common Language Runtime (CLR). A few different approaches are suggested to resolve GC pausing issues that arise when a managed process starts to store over a few million objects.

Peer Feedback Loops: Why Metrics and Meetings Are Not Enough

Posted by Siegfried Kaltenecker on  Oct 07, 2015

This is the first in a series of articles that will show how to build peer feedback loops, an effective means to encourage a culture of continuous improvement.

Reactive Messaging Patterns with the Actor Model Book Review and Q&A with Vaughn Vernon

Posted by Jan Stenberg on  Oct 06, 2015

Vaughn Vernon in his new book Reactive Messaging Patterns with the Actor Model introduces the actor model and describes most of the patterns found in the book Enterprise Integration Patterns. 2

Author Q & A with Brett Slatkin on Effective Python

Posted by Jeff Martin on  Oct 05, 2015

InfoQ speaks with Brett Slatkin, senior staff software engineer at Google and author of Effective Python.

Standish Group 2015 Chaos Report - Q&A with Jennifer Lynch

Posted by Shane Hastie, Stéphane Wojewoda on  Oct 04, 2015

The 2015 Standish Group Chaos Report has been released which shows some improvement and lots of opportunity for improvement in the software development industry. Jennifer Lynch discussed the findings. 2

Q&A with Tom Roden and Ben Williams on Improving Retrospectives

Posted by Ben Linders on  Oct 02, 2015

The book fifty quick ideas to improve your retrospectives aims to help people to get better outcomes from retrospectives and from any continuous improvement initiative. An interview with the authors.

Fighting Developer Fatigue with JNBridge

Posted by Wayne Citrin on  Oct 01, 2015

Overwhelmed the flood of new languages and libraries? JNBridge helps alleviate developer fatigue by mixing the libraries you know with the language you are learning.

Build Quality In Book Review and Interview

Posted by Manuel Pais on  Sep 30, 2015

Book review and interview with Steve Smith and Matthew Skelton, authors of "Build Quality In", a collection of experience reports (including their own) on Continuous Delivery and DevOps initiatives.

What's new in iOS 9: Swift and Objective-C

Posted by Sergio De Simone on  Sep 30, 2015

In this article, we are going to examine new features added to iOS and OS X El Capitan main programming languages: the recently open sourced Swift and Objective-C.

Case for Defaulting to G1 Garbage Collector in Java 9

Posted by Monica Beckwith on  Sep 29, 2015

In this article, GC expert Monica Beckwith makes the case for JEP 248, the proposal to make G1 the default garbage collector in OpenJDK 9. 5

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