Interesting Java-related links for July 14 – July 28

  1. http://www.javacodegeeks.com/2013/07/javas-reflection-api.html – reflection basics. A pretty good description of what you can do. Unfortunately it lacks information about MethodHandle introduced in JDK 1.7
  2. http://www.infoq.com/articles/G1-One-Garbage-Collector-To-Rule-Them-All – G1 GC description.
  3. http://java.dzone.com/articles/gradle-deprecations – worth reading if you’re using Gradle on your projects.
  4. http://www.javacodegeeks.com/2013/07/5-coding-hacks-to-reduce-gc-overhead.html – five useful tips
  5. http://subversion.apache.org/docs/release-notes/1.8.html#moves – new goodies in SVN 1.8
  6. http://elwood.su/?p=544 (Russian) – article about using JBoss Remoting bisocket transport to organize server-client communication. 
  7. http://habrahabr.ru/post/185492/ (Russian) – Really cool article about UEFI and Secure Boot
  8. http://habrahabr.ru/post/184412/ (Russian) – Scala way of running and managing processes.
  9. http://habrahabr.ru/post/187758/ (Russian) – Interesting wrapper over Guice to provide application configuration via annotations
  10. http://habrahabr.ru/post/186940/ (Russian) – really useful article on attempts to use AOP in usual projects.