Tag Archives: Android

Interesting Java-related links. Week 16

PODAM – a pretty small but absolutely useful util for testing. I’ve written creating random objects  numerous times to verify or prototype functionality. It’s good to see such a customizable library instead of my own “wheels”. Article about unusual and … Continue reading

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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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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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Education and Presentations October 7 – October 20

http://java.dzone.com/articles/5-maven-dependency-puzzlers – it’s just an AWESOME, really AWESOME quiz-like session on Maven dependency resolution http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lHbIwoevePE&list=PLZ9NgFYEMxp50tvT8806xllaCbd31DpDy – videos for CS282: Systems Programming with Android http://blog.softteco.com/2013/10/joker-2013.html (Russian) – our visit to Joker 2013 in Saint-Petersburg

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