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30% of Indians still code in C++, lag behind US counterparts: Survey – Economic Times

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O'Reilly Radar

30% of Indians still code in C++, lag behind US counterparts: Survey
Economic Times
About 30 per cent of Indians surveyed still code in C++, while the US has already taken the leap to Java and Python. While there is technically nothing wrong in knowing one language over the other, the advantages of knowing the right language are many: ...
Learn a C-style languageO'Reilly Radar

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This Canada Day Vote on Canada’s Greatest Tech Invention – Cantech Letter

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Cantech Letter

This Canada Day Vote on Canada's Greatest Tech Invention
Cantech Letter
There's Moe Nadler, founder and majority owner of the Canadian Lady Corset Company, better known as the inventor of the Wonderbra. There's James Gosling, a Calgary tech geek who invented the Java programming language while working for Sun ...

Death toll in Indonesian military plane crash rises to 74 – Las Vegas Sun

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Death toll in Indonesian military plane crash rises to 74
Las Vegas Sun
The country's most recent civilian airline disaster was in December, when an AirAsia jet with 162 people on board crashed into the Java Sea en route from Surabaya to Singapore. There have been five fatal crashes involving air force planes since 2008, ...
Indonesia military plane crashes in city, killing dozensMerced Sun-Star
113 feared dead in Indonesian military plane crashOdisha Sun Times
At least 116 feared dead in Indonesia military plane crashThe Sun Daily

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Month in Space: Trip the Light Fantastic on the Final Frontier – NBCNews.com

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Month in Space: Trip the Light Fantastic on the Final Frontier
NBCNews.com
The northern lights are sparked by collisions between atoms and ions in Earth's atmosphere and electrically charged particles released by the sun. Variations in color are due to the types of particles that are colliding. Blaine McCartney / Wyoming ...

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Google Chrome to discontinue Java support, prevents access of USPTO resources – IPWatchdog.com

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Google Chrome to discontinue Java support, prevents access of USPTO resources
IPWatchdog.com
Java has also suffered in recent years from a number of security breaches which has leveraged the ubiquitous nature of the programming language as well as vulnerabilities inherent in code imported into an API from third-party libraries. Major tech ...
Supreme Court Rejects Google's Appeal in Java API DisputeThe National Law Review
SCOTUS refuses to hear Google's appealIPPro The Internet
Supreme Court Refuses To Decide If APIs Are CopyrightableReadWrite
JDJournal.com -ITworld -Chicago Inno
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Share this story – Herald Sun

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Share this story
Herald Sun
AIRBUS and AirAsia are being sued by up to a dozen relatives of people killed in December's crash of an A320 into the Java Sea. American aviation lawyer Floyd Wisner has filed a lawsuit in the US, alleging that when the aircraft left the Airbus factory ...

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Black Monday: SCOTUS refuses to hear Google vs Oracle case – ITworld

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Black Monday: SCOTUS refuses to hear Google vs Oracle case
ITworld
When Google announced Android back in 2007, Sun CEO Jonathan Schwartz congratulated Google for Android in a company blog (Oracle deleted his blog after they acquired Sun). That's not to say Sun was OK with the way Google used Java technology.
Google Chrome to discontinue Java support, prevents access of USPTO resourcesIPWatchdog.com
Supreme Court declines to hear Oracle's copyright case against GoogleDigital Trends
Justices won't hear Google appeal in dispute with OracleKOAA.com Colorado Springs and Pueblo News

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Google loses battle in Java copyright war against Oracle – Channelnomics

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Google loses battle in Java copyright war against Oracle
Channelnomics
Since 2010, Oracle has sought over $1 billion in a lawsuit that claims Google used Oracle's Java code to create the Android without paying for it, Reuters said. The publication said Google is using a "fair use" defense, questioning how much copyright ...
Google rejected by high court in Oracle Java copying caseSan Diego Source (subscription)
Supreme Court's API ruling puts a cloud over software industryFortune
Supreme Court won't hear Google's appeal in Java API caseExtremeTech
CNET
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Supreme Court refuses to hear Google’s appeal in Java patent case – CNET

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Supreme Court refuses to hear Google's appeal in Java patent case
CNET
Google had argued that Oracle shouldn't be able to claim a copyright on the basic Java commands, the Wall Street Journal said. But Oracle countered that the Java code was its own and was copyrighted following its acquisition of Java creator Sun ...
Supreme Court denies Google request in Java infringement casePCWorld
The Upload: Your tech news briefing for Tuesday, June 30ARNnet

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Supreme Court denies Google request in Java infringement case – Computerworld

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Computerworld

Supreme Court denies Google request in Java infringement case
Computerworld
Google, while developing Android in the mid-2000s, wrote its own version of Java, but its version used some of the same functionality of Sun's Java APIs. Google's use of Java was originally welcomed by Sun, but the two companies couldn't come to ...

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Supreme Court denies Google request in Java infringement case – InfoWorld

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InfoWorld

Supreme Court denies Google request in Java infringement case
InfoWorld
Google, while developing Android in the mid-2000s, wrote its own version of Java, but its version used some of the same functionality of Sun's Java APIs. Google's use of Java was originally welcomed by Sun, but the two companies couldn't come to ...

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Clocks to read 11:59:60 as time lords add leap second – Telegraph.co.uk

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Telegraph.co.uk

Clocks to read 11:59:60 as time lords add leap second
Telegraph.co.uk
While it would take hundreds of years for the difference to become obvious to most people, astronomers and celestial navigators rely on time being consistent with the conventional positions of the Sun, moon and stars to within a fraction of a second ...
Leap Second: June 30 Will Be A Second Longer Because Earth is Slowing DownHeadlines & Global News

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Sun Microsystems are driving a revolution in startup world of both India … – Economic Times

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Sun Microsystems are driving a revolution in startup world of both India ...
Economic Times
At its peak during the dot-com boom, Sun had 38,600 employees and was valued at a heady $210 billion, or Rs 13.3 lakh crore. The company was the birthplace of Java, an open-source programming language that has become the de-facto standard for ...

Game changer: Goodbye disk, hello superfast in-memory databases – VentureBeat

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Game changer: Goodbye disk, hello superfast in-memory databases
VentureBeat
... mostly open source and software infrastructure, and mostly early, such as Redis Labs (the Redis NoSQL database), Hazelcast (in-memory computing platform for Java), DataStax (the Cassandra NoSQL database), Iron.io (lambda architectures), Typesafe ...

6 Ways to Get Through the Workday When You Got No Sleep – The Cheat Sheet

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The Cheat Sheet

6 Ways to Get Through the Workday When You Got No Sleep
The Cheat Sheet
Even if a cup of java isn't part of your morning routine, you may get a boost from the caffeine in coffee, which can make you feel more alert because it blocks the chemicals in the brain that trigger sleep, according to the National Sleep Foundation ...

不可忽视:Swift 才是企业应用开发的未来 – 网易

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不可忽视:Swift 才是企业应用开发的未来
网易
答案就在蒂姆·库克对Swift 的形容上,他说Swift 是“下一个重要的编程语言,”“未来20 年”开发者将广泛使用该编程语言来开发应用。可能有的人会觉得库克这么说未免太狂妄了,听着好像是对Sun Java 宣战了。不过在这句话 ...

Luxurious Kingston is truly magnificent – Calgary Sun

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Calgary Sun

Luxurious Kingston is truly magnificent
Calgary Sun
“The ensuite will draw you in with the gorgeous deep standalone silk cast-iron tub.” By Myke Thomas, Calgary Sun. First posted: Saturday, June 27, 2015 02:18 AM MDT. Kingston. Change text size for the story; Print this story. Report an error. A new ...

Meteor buys Percolate Studio and starts to sell commercial support subscriptions – VentureBeat

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VentureBeat

Meteor buys Percolate Studio and starts to sell commercial support subscriptions
VentureBeat
He wrote out “JVM” — for Java virtual machine — with a marker and drew a rectangle around it. Then he surrounded the rectangle with a big square. Near the top, he wrote out, “Java.” Underneath the box, he wrote, “Sun/Oracle.” He moved to the right ...

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Oracle Java install drops Ask Toolbar but picks up Yahoo! – SuperSite for Windows

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SuperSite for Windows

Oracle Java install drops Ask Toolbar but picks up Yahoo!
SuperSite for Windows
The buzz related to the fact Microsoft had classified the toolbar as malware, specifically the versions of the toolbar that had search protect code in them that kept users from modifying the search defaults, and this allowed their Windows Defender Anti ...
Java installer ditches the Ask Toolbar, swaps in Yahoo defaultsPCWorld
Java updater to stop pushing Ask Toolbar, will foist Yahoo search on you insteadNaked Security

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Learn any of these 11 programming languages and you’ll always have a job – Business Insider Australia

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Business Insider Australia

Learn any of these 11 programming languages and you'll always have a job
Business Insider Australia
Java: Originally invented in 1991 as a programming language for smart televisions, Oracle's Java is now the most popular language in the world -- a position solidified by the fact that Java is crucial to Android app development and lots of business ...

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