The road to Java 9: Modular Java finally gets OK’d

Modularity, a key but highly controversial feature of the upcoming Java 9 release, looks to be back on track with the Java community’s adoption of a

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NoSQL, NO problem: Why MySQL is still king?!

MySQL is a bit of an attention hog. With relational databases supposedly put on deathwatch by NoSQL,MySQL should have been edging gracefully to the exit

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Oracle recommends axing Java object finalizer

Java’s Object.finalize capability is on the chopping block, deemed more trouble than it’s worth. But expect it to stick around for a while. Deprecation has

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Java 9 gets a release date: July 27

JDK 9(Java 9), which features modularization and ahead-of-time compilation, will be released this summer

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