Java Development Tools
Java development tools are supported by many platforms and numerous plugins exist to extend the capabilities. In this section, get the latest news on development tools, find advice on how to optimize your use of Java, and follow tutorials to improve your skills when using Java development tools. Learn about valuable tools including the integrated development platform (IDE), and discover tools and plugins you can use to create programs in Java.
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Google's Solve for 'X' program goes into high gear
23 Dec 2014
News - Solve for 'X' has become an annual Google initiative bringing innovators together to address global issues with breakthrough technology.
Lambda and Java 8 with Joonas Lehtinen
10 Jun 2014
News - Learn about Lambda and other new features in Java 8 from expert Joonas Lehtinen.
Web-based development tools face challenges
28 Mar 2014
Conference News - At EclipseCon 2014, solutions architects discuss the challenges of Web-based development tools.
Reference & Learning:1 - 3 of 42
04 May 2015
Tutorial - Sometimes great frameworks like JSF, Wicket or Spring MVC make simple tasks surprisingly difficult to do. With JavaServer Faces, the simple task of invoking a method on a managed bean is actually a bit of a chore. In this tutorial, we tackle that chore...
Emerging 2015 Java trends: Cloud based IDEs and greater Java 8 adoption
09 Apr 2015
Feature - So far in 2015, big trends are emerging in the Java ecosystem, and top among those trends are the use of cloud-based IDEs and the adoption of Java 8 and lambda expressions.
Cloud based IDEs shine, despite developer reservations
08 Apr 2015
Feature - Organizations are starting to consider cloud IDEs as a practical alternative to traditional desktop IDEs and associated tool chains. Read on for some of the best practices for getting the most from this transition.
Expert Technical Advice:1 - 3 of 15
How elegant code can hurt HTML5 performance
29 Apr 2015
Tip - Elegant code can lead to cleaner, precise steps. But it can also lead to application performance bottlenecks, argues Mozilla's Andreas Gal.
Java platform: Invigorating robustness and simplicity
16 Feb 2015
Tip - Java platform architects reminisce about the design of Java and how the platform is being pushed forward.
The 10 most common and avoidable HTML5 mistakes
09 Jan 2015
Tip - Learn about the 10 most common and most avoidable HTML5 mistakes and how best to avoid them.