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Wayne Beaton02/19/14
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Playing with Java 8 Lambdas in the JDT

I’ve been playing with the language a bit while tinkering with the Java 8 support under development by the Eclipse Java development tools (JDT) project.

Kosta Stojanovski02/18/14
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Eclipse's BIRT: Scripted Data Set

If you want to use Java objects as data source and data set in eclipse's BIRT you need to do that by using sripted data source and scripted data set. This article presents the usage of sripted data set in eclipse's BIRT.

Ian Skerrett02/18/14
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Introducing the Updated Eclipse Logo

The existing logo had not been change since Eclipse was launched and it was showing its age. I am happy to announce we have finished the process and am pleased to introduce the updated Eclipse logo.

Wayne Beaton02/10/14
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Java 8 Support in Eclipse

I’ve been following the Java™ 8 work by the Eclipse Java development tools (JDT) team for a while now. Naturally, they’re tracking all of the work through our Bugzilla instance.

Wayne Beaton02/08/14
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Building and Running Java 8 Support

The Eclipse support for Java 8 is not yet available for download. If you want to play with it, you’ve got to build it.

Alec Noller02/05/14
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Dev of the Week: Rafael Winterhalter

Every week here and in our newsletter, we feature a new developer/blogger from the DZone community to catch up and find out what he or she is working on now and what's coming next. This week we're talking to Rafael Winterhalter, Java enthusiast and software engineer at Kantega in Oslo, Norway.

Chen Harel02/04/14
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How to Write the Perfect Stack Overflow Question (After Analyzing 10,000)

This article is the result of researching over 10,000 Stack Overflow questions. It summarizes how you need to phrase and write your question in order to get better and faster answers.

Kees Pieters02/04/14
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JXSE and Equinox Tutorial, Part 3: Introducing the JP2P Container

In the third part of this series on implementing JXTA in Eclipse/equinox, the JP2P container is introduced as a novel way to create JXTA applications. This tutorial will cover some features that are already available, and can help to make the development of JXTA applications in Eclipse/Equinox a bit easier.

Gerard Davison02/03/14
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Post-Hoc Tracing Using a Debugger

One nice little feature of most debuggers that I have been exercising recently is the ability to log information on a breakpoint. This can be a really useful way to understand code without having to modify it or involve byte code modification, and in this article, you'll learn how to do it.

Alec Noller02/02/14
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The Best of the Week (Jan. 24): Big Data Zone

Make sure you didn't miss anything with this list of the Best of the Week in the Big Data Zone. This week's best include parts 4 and 5 of Ayende Rahien's Big Data search exercise, a look at Julia, the high-performance programming language, a how-to for using database views in Grails, and more.

Brian O' Neill01/29/14
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Scala IDE in Eclipse (with 2.9.x and Juno... or not)

I'm taking the plunge into Scala to determine if it has any benefits over Java. To motivate that, I decided to play around with Spark/Shark against Cassandra.

Kosta Stojanovski01/28/14
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Eclipse's BIRT: Setting Bar-Chart Colors Programmatically via Scripting

This article was dedicated to setting chart colors via scripting in Eclipse's BIRT. Aside from that, some basic terms will be mentioned, such as report parameters, dataset/datasources, and persistent global variables.

Scott Lewis01/27/14
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Creating a RESTful Remote Service Provider

ECF's implementation of OSGi Remote Services supports the creation of custom distribution providers. Why would anyone wish to do this, when they could simply reuse one of the existing providers? Here are some good reasons.

Ian Skerrett01/15/14
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Growing an Open IoT Community in 2014

Eclipse M2M now has 13 projects focused on various aspects of M2M and IoT applications. A lot has been accomplished in the last 12 months that we can all be very proud of.

James Sugrue01/10/14
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Spring IDE and the Spring Tool Suite - Using Spring in Eclipse

DZone is proud to present this complete overhaul and update of the most popular article ever written on Javalobby. This article from 2008 is still one of the highest ranked pages on Google from DZone. Enjoy the 2014 version!