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Oracle's Arun Gupta walks you through what's new in Java EE 7 and will show you how to boost productivity by taking advantage of certain APIs, like Processing, Caching, and much more!
Learn how to quickly build the basic functionality of a Twitter-like app with Grails by bringing together Spring, JMS and Java persistence techniques.
Join David Blevins, the founder of TomEE, for an introduction to the web profile and a quick look at some features and functionality.
Join Cloudbees' Mark Prichard to learn how to best best combine Java's rich ecosystem of tools, frameworks and knowledge with the scale and cost-effectiveness of cloud-based web services such as AWS.
Learn about Hadoop's new resource manager YARN, and Weave, the open source framework that makes using YARN a breeze.
Ever wondered about microformats? Join Mozilla's Tantek Çelik to learn how to leverage their power!
If you're looking to get familiar with the entire Dart landscape, including an overview of what Dart is, where and how it best performs, as well as what sorts of problems it can solve, check this out!
Ever wondered how Netflix does it? Join Carl Quinn, former manager of their Engineering Cloud Tools Team, for an overview of the cloud architecture that helps the behemoth site run.
Learn how to build enterprise Java applications that scale from day one by employing parallelism, load distribution, state management, caching, big data, asynchronous processing, and more.
What does Disqus use when they're implementing a service outside of Django? nginx, Lua, and more... Learn about it here.
Santiago Suarez Ordoñez, Lead Backend Developer at Sauce Labs, demystifies Selenium, and shows you when and how to use this great tool for functionally testing your web apps!
Learn how to avoid tirelessly coding on a product that launches to an audience of none. Using principles from The Lean Startup, Peter Bell shows you how to engineer efficaciously.
Do you want to be the 'Git Weirdo' on your team? Join GitHub's Time Berglund to explore some advanced topics that will expose you to a sort of internal Git API that is there at your disposal, should you ever need it.
Oracle's Stephen Chin breaks out the gadgets in a hands-on session exploring the Raspberry Pi, an ARM GNU/Linux box that's cheap and powerful enough to run a full version of Java SE, including JavaFX.
Kevin Nilson, VP of Engineering at just.me, shows you a cadre of open source tools to make testing across ALL browsers possible.
Ever wondered how to leverage the dedicated <video> element in HTML5? Join W3C's Philippe Le Hégaret as he covers the basics, accessibility, real-time, captioning, protected content, and more.
Are you ready for a game-changer? Can you do physics at 60 frames per second controlling DOM on a mobile device? Steve Newcomb, founder and CEO of famo.us, is here to tell you yes, yes you can.
Interested in how Firefox is testing the OS formerly known as Boot2Gecko? Or perhaps what the underlying architecture looks like? Join lead quality engineer John Hammink as he gives you the tour.
If you've ever used Python's Django or Flask, you might want to check out Pyramid. Google's Roy Hyunjin Han will give you the basics, as well as some tips and tricks for web development.
Josh Powell literally wrote the book on Single Page Web Applications. Join him in this short talk highlighting a few simple best practices for launching a successful SPA.
Join Google's Chris Wilson as he asks, and answers, "Why do we need another audio API? We have <audio> already!"
Sencha's Ariya Hidayat shares some key insights on how to leverage WebKit to assist your HTML5 application development and performance workflow.
Not sure what 'transform: translate3d(0,0,0)' does? Watch this quick tutorial to learn some simple tricks for triggering hardware acceleration.
Dart offers many types of constructors, including an implementation of the factory pattern. Learn more about constructors, field initialization, named constructors, and factory constructors in Dart.
Our 10th episode of Dart Tips! We're officially through the boilerplate, and now we're getting into some really fun stuff with an introduction to classes. Plus, there's more to come!
Typesafe's Mark Harrah, creator of sbt, on limitations, improvements, and tips for dependency management in Scala.
Did you know that Foursquare's entire server is implemented in Scala? Watch this video to see how their engineering team deals with performance issues by using Twitter's build tool 'pants'.