Make sure you didn't miss anything with this list of the Best of the Week in the Performance Zone (November 14 - November 21). Here they are, in order of popularity:
While flash seems like the way of the future, it’s difficult to say for how long. It goes without saying that technologies improve and there will always be bigger and better.
There is a lot of confusion in the market today. So in this blog post, I’d like to dispel some key myths around mobile apps. And how, with the right mAPM tool, you can nail your mobile app experience — both interactivity-wise and performance-wise — and thereby win the market.
These items are the fruits of those ideas, the items I deemed worthy from my daily reading. These items are a combination of tech business news, development news and programming tools and techniques.
If you’ve ever worked on performance issues with an IO- intensive app, there is a good chance you already know that the application performance degrades when the disks are stressed out. This fact is usually well known, but the reasons behind it aren’t always clear. I’d like to try and clarify what’s going on behind the scenes.
Before going on I have to state that the techniques described in this article serve no practical purpose when we program Java. It is like a crossword or puzzle. Nevertheless, here's a mind puzzler over how to fix all your "null" problems.