jOOQ Newsletter: April 30, 2014

Subscribe to this newsletter here Tweet of the Day Our customers, users, and followers are sharing their love for jOOQ to the world. Here are: Santiago M. Mola who appreciates jOOQ's affinity to SQL features and its correctness https://twitter.com/mola_io/status/456800912917270528 Vlad Mihalcea who's reading the jOOQ docs to learn about SQL https://twitter.com/vlad_mihalcea/status/457055965171687424 Thanks for the shouts, guys! It … Continue reading jOOQ Newsletter: April 30, 2014

NoSQL? No, SQL! – How to Calculate Running Totals

If anything at all, our jOOQ talks at various JUGs and conferences have revealed mostly one thing: Java developers don't know SQL. And it isn't even necessarily our fault. We're just not exposed to SQL nowadays. But consider this: We developers (or our customers) are paying millions of dollars every year to Oracle, Microsoft, IBM, … Continue reading NoSQL? No, SQL! – How to Calculate Running Totals

jOOQ Newsletter: April 16, 2014 – Monthly, Yearly, Perpetual licenses now available

Subscribe to this newsletter here Tweet of the Day Our customers, users, and followers are sharing their love for jOOQ to the world. Here are: Mahmud who cannot wait to make more magic with jOOQ. https://twitter.com/bigthingist/status/455985890125287424 Peter Kopfler who, after hearing about jOOQ and SQL in Vienna is thrilled to take a deep dive into the … Continue reading jOOQ Newsletter: April 16, 2014 – Monthly, Yearly, Perpetual licenses now available

How can I do This? – With SQL of Course!

Haven't we all been wondering: How can I do this? I have these data in Excel and I want to group / sort / assign / combine ... While you could probably pull up a Visual Basic script doing the work or export the data to Java or any other procedural language of choice, why … Continue reading How can I do This? – With SQL of Course!

We’re Hacking JDBC, so You Don’t Have To

We love working with JDBC Said no one. Ever. On a more serious note, JDBC is actually a very awesome API, if you think about it. It is probably also one of the very reasons Java has become the popular platform it is today. Before the JDK 1.1, and before ODBC (and that's a very … Continue reading We’re Hacking JDBC, so You Don’t Have To

Java 8 Friday: No More Need for ORMs

At Data Geekery, we love Java. And as we're really into jOOQ's fluent API and query DSL, we're absolutely thrilled about what Java 8 will bring to our ecosystem. Java 8 Friday Every Friday, we're showing you a couple of nice new tutorial-style Java 8 features, which take advantage of lambda expressions, extension methods, and … Continue reading Java 8 Friday: No More Need for ORMs

Java Rocks More Than Ever

On the TIOBE index, Java and C have been sharing the #1 and #2 rank for a long time now, and with the recent GA release of the JDK 8, things are not going to get any worse for our community. Java simply rocks! And it's the best platform to build almost any of your … Continue reading Java Rocks More Than Ever

The Top 10 Productivity Booster Techs for Programmers

This is the list we've all been waiting for. The top 10 productivity booster techs for programmers that - once you've started using them - you can never do without them any longer. Here it is: 1. Git Before, there were various version control systems. Better ones, worse ones. But somehow they all felt wrong … Continue reading The Top 10 Productivity Booster Techs for Programmers

Java 8 Friday: The Dark Side of Java 8

At Data Geekery, we love Java. And as we're really into jOOQ's fluent API and query DSL, we're absolutely thrilled about what Java 8 will bring to our ecosystem. Java 8 Friday Every Friday, we're showing you a couple of nice new tutorial-style Java 8 features, which take advantage of lambda expressions, extension methods, and … Continue reading Java 8 Friday: The Dark Side of Java 8

jOOQ Newsletter: April 2, 2014

subscribe to this newsletter here Tweet of the Day Our customers, users, and followers are sharing their love for jOOQ to the world. Here are: Arturo Tena who simply loves jOOQ 3.3, and expresses this with a creative transformation of our version numbering scheme: https://twitter.com/arturotena/status/434502197217202176 Florin T.Pătraşcu who cannot stop integrating jOOQ with MicroMVC, because he discovers more … Continue reading jOOQ Newsletter: April 2, 2014