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Angular 4 MVC in ECMA 5 JavaScript

I recently made a demo of Angular 4 with ECMA5 JavaScript as there are not too many examples (read NONE). Yes, there is value in using plain …

JavaOne 2017: Oracle vs. Amazon, Going Serverless, and Open Source

I am back at JavaOne 2017 this year! The conference is taking place at Moscone West and the Marriott Hotel in San Francisco.<p>Java EE and …

This Week in Spring: Spring 5.0 Edition!

With the release of Spring Framework 5.0 comes a myriad of other releases! Not to mention JavaOne, which is going on right now.<p>Oct. 06, 17 · Java …

At least seven iPhone 8 units have split apart

More iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus units have come back to Apple’s service team, all of them sharing one issue: the battery has bloated to the point …

Stern little Stormtrooper robot uses AR and facial recognition to help you deal with rebel scum

Want to uphold the First Order and deal with some rebel scum from your own room?<p>In the same week we've seen the new trailer for <i>The Last Jedi</i>, AI and …

Siblings

Apple's New iPhone X Has A Nasty Surprise

Apple’s hotly anticipated iPhone X will launch soon, right? Wrong. Thanks to a highly credible new leak, the reality is everyone who wants the most radical and expensive iPhone ever made is in for a nasty surprise…<p><i>‘Great Secret Features’ and ‘Nasty Surprises’ are my regular columns investigating</i> …

IPhone 8

Apple trapped me on iOS — perhaps forever

My iPhone may as well be lodged in my brainstem, right between the pons and medulla oblongata. I don't like to admit it, but Lord Tim Cook above me, …

IPhone 7

These are the highest quality apps and games right now, according to Google

Google introduced its Android Excellence collections in June. This was a new take on its Editor’s Choice category of the Google Play Store, highlighting what Google believes to be the best apps and games available at the moment.<p>The fall selection of Android Excellence titles, which were picked …

Japan Display hopes to replace Samsung for a multi-billion-dollar OLED deal with Apple

The real winner behind robust iPhone X sales is apparently Samsung, but with Japan Display looking to secure $900 million for a new OLED production method, the Korean conglomerate may soon face yet another competitor.<p>We recently reported on just how much money Samsung is allegedly making off …

It's official: Your old password is totally worthless

Old habits die hard, and old passwords die harder.<p>But if you ever needed extra motivation to forget that ancient password you've been reusing for …

Personal Data

Java EE 8 takes final bow under Oracle's wing: Here's what's new

Long-delayed update adds support for modern web tech<b>OpenWorld</b> Java EE 8 arrived last month rather later than expected – but it landed in time for …

Java 9 Debuts with Jigsaw Modular Approach at JavaOne

The long, slow process of building new Java releases is getting a major overhaul in Java 9 as project Jigsaw finally lands.

RebelLabs Developer Productivity Report 2017: Why do you use the Java tools you use?

Welcome to the RebelLabs Developer Productivity Report 2017! This is an analytical report, based on an online survey of the Java community about the …

Best Languages to Learn How to Code

This post was first published on CoderHood as Best Languages to Learn How to Code. CoderHood is a blog dedicated to the human dimension of software …

iPhone 8 Plus Augmented Reality: Apple AR is a HUGE step ahead! (Video)

Google has been caught flat-footed in the augmented reality race as Apple was able to find a way to get crisp scale and shadow modeling easy with …

Zenkit's first mobile app could spell trouble for Trello [Update]

Zenkit today released its first iOS app. The app is a welcome addition, and could put Zenkit firmly ahead of Trello in a battle of competing services, at least for iOS users.<p>Sorry Android fans, your app isn’t yet available; but the Zenkit team assures me it’s close. I’m told the timeline is four to …

Apps

Microsoft and Samsung join forces on 'mixed reality' headset

Microsoft beat Apple in the world of desktop operating systems because it allowed many manufacturers to make Windows PCs. Now the company thinks the …

Elon Musk has reportedly used a brutal tactic to keep from wasting time in meetings

But Elon Musk, the founder and CEO of SpaceX, has a strategy to keep things moving, a former SpaceX employee posted on Quora.<p>The former employee relayed a story where Musk once called out an employee in a meeting. He wrote:<p>"One of my close friends started there a couple years before me. He worked …

Arriving Now: Your Self-Driving Car

In technology, big breakthroughs always seem to take longer than we assume. There’s an amusing recursive “law” that describes this phenomenon, <b>Hofstadter’s Law</b>, which states: “It always takes longer than you expect, even when you take into account Hofstadter’s Law.” <b>**</b><p>Hofstadter’s Law is a wry way of …

Google Cloud IoT Core Focuses On Simplicity And Scale

Google announced the availability of the beta of Cloud IoT Core, its enterprise IoT platform offering. The service has been in the private preview for select customers and partners. Let’s take a closer look at Google’s IoT platform as a service in its current form.<p>Technically speaking, Google had …

Cloud Computing

Smartphones made in India? Manufacturing ambition hits hurdles

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India’s ambitions to become a smartphone-making powerhouse are foundering over a lack of skilled labor and part suppliers along with a complex tax regime, industry executives say.<p>FILE PHOTO: India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi speaks during the inauguration ceremony of the …

General Electric

Here's what quantum computing is and why it matters

Researchers for IBM, Google, Intel, and others are in a fantastic scientific arms race to build a commercially viable quantum computer. They already exist in laboratories, and we’re only a few years away from the beginning of what may turn out to be an entire shift in how we think about computing.<p>A …

Quantum Computing

Apple releases kernel source code tuned for mobile chips

Just don't expect to make a homebrew iPhone or an ARM-based Mac.<p>Ever since the first version of OS X, Apple has regularly released the kernel source code for Macs. In theory, you could learn from it or even build your own projects from it. For iOS, though? Not so simple. Even if you had source …

Apple

Apple’s new iPhone 8 Plus ad showcases its Portrait Lighting feature

‘You’ve got a strange effect on me’<p>Apple released an ad for the iPhone 8 Plus, which shows off the phone’s big new feature, Portrait Lighting. The spot features a singer walking towards the camera, lit with the various lighting setups.<p>Portrait Lighting is a new feature for the iPhone, which uses …

IPhone 8

Facebook to Deliver 3,000 Russia-Linked Ads to Congress on Monday

SAN FRANCISCO — Under intensifying scrutiny from federal investigators and the public, Facebook said on Sunday that it planned to turn over more than 3,000 Russian-linked advertisements to congressional investigators on Monday.<p>The decision, which comes after a week of scathing calls from Congress …