Thursday, September 20, 2012

Rich Hickey talk on Reducers - A Library and Model for Collection Processing

Rich Hickey explains how to bake an Apple pie...

> Rich Hickey discuses Reducers, a library for dealing with collections that are faster than Clojure’s standard lazy ones and providing support for parallelism.

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Sunday, September 16, 2012

ClojureScript: 4 Things That Might Worry You, but Shouldn't

If you’re on the fence about giving ClojureScript a shot, I hereby present: 4 things that might worry you, but shouldn’t.

The post discusses:

  • Debugging
  • API Stability
  • Quality
  • Performance Profiling and Tuning

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Wednesday, September 12, 2012

Java 6 End of Public Updates extended to February 2013

After further consultation and consideration, the Oracle JDK 6 End of Public Updates will be extended through February, 2013. This means that the last publicly available release of Oracle JDK 6 is to be released in February, 2013.

It’s important to highlight that, as we establish a steady two year cadence for major releases, End of Public Update events for major versions will become more frequent. As a reminder, moving forward, Oracle will stop providing public updates of a major JDK version once all of the following criteria have been met:

• Three years after the GA of a major release • One year after the GA of a subsequent major release • Six months after a subsequent major release has been established as the default JRE for end-user desktops on

For more information see the FAQ on OTN.

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