Sacha Labourey writes: At CloudBees, we are big fans of Jenkins. Is it obvious? Well, I’m not talking about the software here, but about the character: our favorite Butler. So we’ve decided to run a social media contest to promote the Jenkins Butler! It is pretty simple: come up with your own caption for any of the Breaking Builds images and push it out on Twitter. Share your best and you could win some great Jenkins prizes* (and maybe your quote will end-up on a future t-shirt!). Bring it on!
REST and RESTful web services are awesome with a number of benefits, though WebSockets are on a whole new level and solve a number of problems that RESTful HTTP really can’t. The number one benefit of WebSockets is that fast full duplex bi-directional communication channel, that will deliver all your goods with lightning speeds, making all your RESTing buddies seem like a herd of snails traveling through peanut butter. If you’d like to see the numbers behind the claim you can take a look at these comparison benchmarks.
I am pleased to announce that Spring Boot 1.2.0 has been released and is available from repo.spring.io and Maven Central. This release adds a significant number of new features and improvements over 1.1 and is a recommended upgrade for all users. For upgrade instructions and "new and noteworthy" features please see the release notes.
The Griffon team is happy to announce the release of Griffon 2.1.0! The following list summarizes the changes brought by this release: * MVC group management has been overhauled. It should be much easier and intuitive to work with MVC groups now. * Actions can have their properties updated at any time using ActionHandlers. Think for example updating an action’s enabled state if its security constraints are not met. * Addons can supply startup groups. * Lazybones project templates have been updated. * Buildtime and runtime dependencies have been updated.
The MySQL GUI Tools is a cross-platform open source suite of desktop applications for the administration of MySQL, database servers, and for building and manipulating the data within MySQL databases. The MySQL GUI Tools is a visual database design tool which integrates SQL development, administration, database design, creation and maintenance into a single and the useful development environment for MySQL database systems.
For this article I have gathered a list of some of the Best jQuery Image Crop and Resize Plugins that will allow you to enable image cropping and resizing functionality for your websites easily. You can easily add following plugins to your web projects and can deliver a better end user experience to your visitors.