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open-source java

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Server wars: Open-source Java vs Weblogic and WebSphere

A new survey suggests that proprietary Java application servers are losing to open source in the cloud age.

By January 10, 2012

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Mozilla under fire: Beyond JavaScript, 3 ways Eich changed the Web

Mozilla's co-founder and former CEO Brendan Eich has been at the center of Internet development for almost 20 years.

By June 14, 2014

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Source code snippets open door for raw photos on Android

It's not built into Android yet, but Google has been overhauling the OS's camera interface to be more photography-friendly.

By November 18, 2013

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HP tosses WebOS out of frying pan into the open-source fire

Historically, opening big proprietary projects is fraught with peril, and WebOS will still struggle for relevance even if it attracts outside programmers.

By December 9, 2011

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Open-source Scala gains commercial backing

Will Scala be the next Java, PHP or Ruby? A newly funded start-up aims to find out.

By May 12, 2011

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Oracle tries to rewrite history for Sun and alter Java's future

The Oracle v. Google case is about copyright, patents, and the intricacies of the open-source world. But it's also about Oracle trying to get a do-over for decisions made by Sun's executive management.

By May 2, 2012

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Google: Dart will rescue browsers from JavaScript

The programming language for Web sites and Web apps is less complex and therefore easier to develop, Chrome programmers argue at Google I/O.

By May 17, 2013

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Sun open-sources mobile Java UI toolkit

The company releases the code for its lightweight user interface toolkit under a modified GPLv2 license, in what it says was response to developer demand.

By August 15, 2008

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Open-source Java continues to grow up

Java is becoming a richer open-source ecosystem, but the progress hasn't been painless.

By December 13, 2007

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Sun set to offer Java to open-source community

At JavaOne in San Francisco, Sun Microsystems CEO Jonathan Schwartz\r\nand Rich Green, the company's new executive vice president of software,\r\nofficially announced that Java will become open source. Green encouraged\r\nthe Java community to participate in the process.

November 1, 2007