From Blockchain To Simple Text Editors, Oracle Developer Champions Share Top Insights
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From Blockchain To Simple Text Editors, Oracle Developer Champions Share Top Insights

Dedicated AI processors will bring massive acceleration of deep learning data sets. Blockchain could be used to verify the security of passenger planes, and natural language processing will start speaking in slang. Amid all this high tech, though, don’t forget about the importance of the productivity boost of using simple tools like Vim, a text editor based on a 1970s program written by Sun Microsystems cofounder Bill Joy. Continue reading

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JavaOne4Kids Teaches Minecraft Mods with a Professional-Grade Java IDE
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JavaOne4Kids Teaches Minecraft Mods with a Professional-Grade Java IDE

You can tell that Cesar Tron-Lozai is comfortable with kids. He starts off a Java training session for scores of Minecraft enthusiasts—which, given the virtual world’s player demographic, tends to be made up of fidget spinner-toting preteens—with a quick behavioral training trick, teaching them to holler and then shush when he plays a cow sound on his phone. Then he dives into Minecraft modding, asking the kids to open up the Eclipse integrated development environment (IDE) on the provided laptops. Continue reading

How SuiteBox Uses Oracle Cloud To Revolutionize Collaboration In Financial Services
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How SuiteBox Uses Oracle Cloud To Revolutionize Collaboration In Financial Services

When New Zealand–based SuiteBox launched six years ago, it started out supplementing annual company meetings with online video. But a few years in, the startup had the foresight to pivot. The new target? A market that Skype, FaceTime, Google Hangouts, DocuSign, and WebEx had missed: virtual meetings in the financial world. Continue reading