I like to use my blog to bring important titles about technology and Computer Science to your attention. Objects First with Java: A Practical Introduction Using BlueJ, Global Edition has become a new bestseller. produced by David J. Barnes is currently in the bestsellers on chart on Amazon UK so I thought it was time to feature it.
I've always felt that XML processing in Java is overly complex. Surely something that so many business applications need to do on a regular basis should be simpler and easier by now. Recently I needed to get access to the raw XML being retrieved in this case from an...
If you want to get Eclipse up and running on OS X Yosemite without having to install the legacy Java SE6 environment then this article talks you through a simple solution to get this working on Java 8.
The latest version of the GBAuth.jar VPN client just failed to work on my Mac. This blog explains how I track the problem down to the version of Java running on the Mac and confirms it works perfectly after upgrading to Oracles Java 7 runtime for the Mac.