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The Road to Micronaut 1.0 - A JVM-Based Full-Stack Framework

by Michael Redlich Follow 15 Followers on  Oct 19, 2018 6

A year in the making, the road to Micronaut 1.0 has accelerated within the past three weeks as Object Computing (OCI) has published release candidates RC1, RC2 and RC3. Micronaut is a full-stack JVM-based framework for creating microservice-based applications that can be written in Java, Groovy, and Kotlin. Graeme Rocher, principal software engineer at OCI, spoke to InfoQ about Micronaut 1.0.

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Tim Berners-Lee Introduces "Solid" Decentralized Identity Platform

by Dylan Schiemann Follow 8 Followers on  Oct 16, 2018

Solid is a new decentralized identity platform from WWW Creator Tim Berners-Lee. Solid provides a mechanism for users to own and better control the usage of their data.

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Smoke is a New Lightweight Server-Side Framework for Swift from Amazon

by Sergio De Simone Follow 18 Followers on  Oct 14, 2018

Amazon Smoke framework is a new open-source light-weight server-side framework written in Swift and aimed to build REST-like or RPC-like services. Its architecture stresses ease of use and favours a pure-functional programming style for request handlers.

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Oracle Introduces Helidon - A Lightweight Java Microservices Framework

by Michael Redlich Follow 15 Followers on  Oct 10, 2018 1

Oracle recently introduced a new open-source framework, Project Helidon, a collection of Java libraries designed for creating microservices-based applications. Helidon joins the MicroProfile family and implements the MicroProfile 1.1 specification. Dmitry Kornilov, senior software development manager at Oracle, spoke to infoQ about this new project.

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Kotlin 1.3 Introduces Stable Coroutines, Contracts, and More

by Sergio De Simone Follow 18 Followers on  Oct 05, 2018

At KotlinConf 2018 in Amsterdam, Netherlands, JetBrains announced Kotlin 1.3 RC, introducing new language features such as stable coroutines, contracts, inline classes, and more. At KotlinConf, Google and JetBrains also announced their joint effort to establish the Kotlin Foundation.

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TypeScript 3.1 Adds Mappable Tuple and Array Types

by Dylan Schiemann Follow 8 Followers on  Oct 04, 2018 1

The TypeScript team recently announced version 3.1 of TypeScript, adding mappable tuple and array types and several other refinements.

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Experimental Reactive Relational Database Connectivity Driver, R2DBC, Announced at SpringOne

by Charles Humble Follow 936 Followers on  Oct 01, 2018

Announced at the SpringOne Platform conference in Washington DC, R2DBC is an experimental API designed from the ground up for Reactive programming against relational databases. The end goal is try to influence the ADBA specification.

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RSocket, a New Application Network Protocol for Reactive Applications, Announced at SpringOne

by Charles Humble Follow 936 Followers on  Oct 01, 2018

Announced at the SpringOne Platform conference in Washington DC, RSocket is a new layer 7, language-agnostic application network protocol. It is a bi-directional, multiplexed, message-based, binary protocol based on Reactive Streams back pressure.

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Kotlin Q&A with Christina Lee of Pinterest

by Kesha Williams Follow 4 Followers on  Oct 01, 2018

InfoQ recently sat down with Christina Lee, an Android engineer on the Core UI team at Pinterest, and discussed adoption of Kotlin at Pinterest, organizational challenges Pinterest faced during the adoption, the biggest lesson learned, helpful tips for transitioning to Kotlin from Java, and the topic of her upcoming talk, Representing State: the Kotlin Edition, at KotlinConf 2018.

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A New Era for GlassFish: Source Code Migrated, and the Java EE TCK Released as Open Source

by Michael Redlich Follow 15 Followers on  Sep 30, 2018 1

The Eclipse Foundation recently announced two milestones in September 2018: the migration of GlassFish source code from Oracle has been completed; and the Java EE TCK is now open-sourced. Considered a major milestone for the advancement of Jakarta EE and a new era for GlassFish, “this is another step in making Jakarta EE a vehicle for innovation in cloud-native application development.”

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Next.js 7 Released with 40% Faster Builds

by Jacob Clark Follow 0 Followers on  Sep 30, 2018

The Next.js team has announced version 7 of their open-source React framework. This release of Next.js focuses on improving the overall developer experience with 57% faster boot times and 40% faster builds in development, improved error reporting and WebAssembly support.

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Swift 5 Enters Latest Development Stage to Release

by Sergio De Simone Follow 18 Followers on  Sep 28, 2018

After officially delivering Swift 4.2, the Swift team is now focusing on Swift 5 by kicking off the final phase of its release process. Planned to be released early 2019, Swift 5 aims to bring ABI stability to the language while preserving source compatibility.

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Payara Foundation Releases Payara Server and Payara Micro 5.183 Featuring MicroProfile 2.0 Support

by Michael Redlich Follow 15 Followers on  Sep 28, 2018

The Payara Foundation has recently released version 5.183 of Payara Server and Payara Micro with a host of new features, upgrades, and bug fixes including full support for MicroProfile 2.0 and Java EE 8. New features include: updates to MicroProfile APIs and the Admin Console; support for the OpenID specification; and a new application deployment descriptor schema.

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Webhint Open Source Linting Tool for Detecting Issues with Accessibility, Performance, and Security

by Dylan Schiemann Follow 8 Followers on  Sep 27, 2018

The webhint project provides an open source linting tool to check for issues with accessibility, performance, and security. The creation of websites and web apps has an increasing number of details to perfect, and webhint strives to help developers remember these details.

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Spring Release Versions 3.0.4 and 2.4.3 of Spring Web Services

by Diogo Carleto Follow 41 Followers on  Sep 27, 2018

Spring has released two versions of their Web Services project at the same time: version 3.0.4.RELEASE as the main branch of development, and version 2.4.3.RELEASE for maintenance. Both versions have been upgraded to run on Spring Framework 5.1.0 and to support Java 11.

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