Eclipse Mars – Not ready for Linux Yet

So after hearing about all the hype and praises about this Eclipse new release called Mars, I decided to give it a try on my Ubuntu laptop yesterday. Since I already use Kepler the older version, I was looking for some big positives like performance improvements (most often talked about by a lot of Eclipse fans lately). (more…)


Rockstar Java Series: Learn type annotations and be a better coder

Java SE 8 comes with a bundle of new features, and not many of them catch the attention of coders until they learn what they are and realize their usefulness. One such feature that can help you become a better Java coder is the ability to declare type annotations to any type use. (more…)


Rockstar Java Series: Use default methods and be a better coder

Java 8 comes with a lot more improvements and features than most people seem to realize. One such feature that can help you become a better Java coder is Default methods. (more…)


Rockstar Java Series: Using Lambda expressions to up your game

Java 8 comes with a lot more improvements and features than most people seem to realize. One such feature that can boost your productivity as a Java Programmer is Lambda expressions. (more…)


How to start Android App Development

One of the most frequently asked questions on almost any social networking sites these days is how do I start android app programming? Indeed, it is as if Android Development has become some abstract and obscure layer of programming model that only few Illuminati sort of individuals seem accomplished at. (more…)