Friday, July 29, 2011

Java Magazine, Premier Issue

Java Magazine is ready by and for Java Community !! If you have a subscription, you can start reading the digital issue. The digital issue is very fun to read since it is highly digital, supported with videos, links and attached notes.

Java Magazine is a free bi-monthly digital magazine and is all about Java technology, the Java programming language, and Java-based applications. The premiere issue of Java Magazine is published the same day as the long awaited Java 7 release.

Front Cover of the Java Magazine, 1st Issue

Editor in Chief of the Java Magazine is Justin Kestelyn. He is the senior director, developer programs at Oracle.

Java Magazine is an essential source of knowledge about Java technology, the Java programming language, and Java-based applications for people who rely on them in their professional careers - or aspire to. With contributors ranging from across the ecosystem, Java Magazine is truly designed by, and for, the community.

The first issue of the Java Magazine celebrates the arrival of Java 7. Some articles you can find:
The Java platform and ecosystem finally move forward. Oracle's Chief Java Architect Mark Reinhold talks about how Java 7 addresses new trends in programming and hardware architectures. 

Herb Schildt on how Java 7 makes tedious tasks easier. 

Raymond Gallardo uses invokedynamic to customize linkages. 

Other highlights:
News about Java User Groups, evolving Java standards, and workshops and conferences worldwide. 

Globo TV brings new content and capabilities to Brazilian viewers. 

Max Bonbhel shows you how to build and deploy RESTful Web Services. 

Adam Bien shows you how to master annotations and configured resources. 

Dick Wall on what Scala teaches us about the JVM 

Use Greenfoot to create Java classes