Monthly Archives: January 2015

Interesting Java related Links. Weeks 4-5, 2015

Direct ByteBuffer example – a nice introduction into the direct off-heap JVM memory allocation. Did my own measurements for 3.3 GB file: In my own measurements on the Linux JDK 1.8 I don’t really see any difference between direct buffer, … Continue reading

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Interesting Java related Links. Week 3, 2015

Twitter-hbc – A Java HTTP client for consuming Twitter’s Streaming API Just another example that you shouldn’t follow all of the practices you read in the Internet. Even my small knowledge of Stream API told that there’s so much wrong … Continue reading

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Interesting Java related Links. Week 1-2, 2015

REGEXP/RLIKE operator in MySQL – definitely something useful outside of the SQL standard scope. Generics Improvements in JDK 10 – a nice history on what can happen if important decisions to break compatibility are deferred How to generate DB schema … Continue reading

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VirtualBox + Android x86 for FitBit Flex and Moto 360 on Linux

Got a new Moto 360 smartwatch as a gift from our company. Unfortunately this one couldn’t be used as a standalone tool and needs to be paired to some device first. This device should Android 4.4+. Yeah, fair enough, since … Continue reading

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