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Microservices! They are everywhere, or at least, the term is. When should you use a microservice architecture? What factors should be considered when making that decision? Do the benefits outweigh the costs? Why is everyone so excited about them, anyway? Brought to you in partnership with IBM.
Cool Off This Summer with Fully Native x86 Froyo
A senior VP at Intel has recently stated that a fully native x86 version of Android 2.2 will be released this Summer. All of the code will be sent back to the open branch being created for x86. This could mean more Atom-powered Android tablets.
VM VB 3.2.6
Oracle's inherited desktop virtualization app for x86 hardware, VM VirtualBox, had a new release this week. The 3.2.6 release features a number of bugfixes and updated OpenGL 3D support for 32-bit applications on 64-bit Windows guests. This release also features improved SATA performance, compatibility updates for Mac OS X server guests, better command line parsing of the Windows installer, and fixes for several VB 3.2 regressions.
JetPack Straps on New APIs
The next version of JetPack has been released with more APIs for creating Firefox add-ons with web languages. JetPack 0.5 features a XMLHttpRequest encapsulating API, a Tabs API, a selection module, and a Localization API. The tabs API allows developers to open, close, and move tabs while the selection module offers getting/setting current selections and an onSelect property.
10 Best And Free Online CSS Editors For Web Designers
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