Java EE 7 Platform: Simplification & HTML5

The Java EE 7 platform has a changed scope and will now be focusing on Productivity and HTML5. JAX-RS 2 adds a new Client API to invoke the RESTful endpoints. JMS 2 is undergoing a complete overhaul to align with improvements in the Java language. Long awaited Batch Processing API and Caching API are also […]

Ext JS Unleashed – JavaScript Rich Apps Framework

Web and Mobile application interfaces have been going through a massive overhaul over the past couple of years. Web developers around the world have been relentlessly launching one great platform after another – Twitter Bootstrap, jQuery UI/jQtouch, Lungo, Ext JS to name a few. Sencha happens to be one of the most aggressive players in […]

Accelerating Computation in HTML5

With the emergence of HTML5 the browser has become a powerful and productive platform for application developers. It is possible to develop wide range of application using html5. The JavaScript engines are further improved, by different vendors like Chrome, Mozilla etc., for faster execution of JavaScript. However, Compute-intensive functions, graph layout algorithms, and huge data […]

HTML5 WebSocket and Java: JSR 356

The family of HTML5 technologies has pushed the pendulum away from rich client technologies and toward ever-more-capable Web clients running on today‚Äôs browsers. In particular, WebSocket attempts to solve the issues and limitations of HTTP for real-time communication. This capability is typically required in multiplayer online games, live sports ticker, updating social streams, and other […]