Introduction Welcome to a new issue of the Java and Database newsletter in which we share articles, announcements, and StackOverflow answers that are very relevant to any developer who interacts with a database system from Java. Articles Since version 13, Java now supports multiline string literals via the Text Blocks feature. To see how much more readable are SQL or JPQL queries, JSON, HTML, and XML string literals when using Text Blocks, then you should definitely read this article, When writing SQL queries with the NOT IN query expression, you need to... Read More
Here comes the MySQL May Newsletter! As always it's packed with latest product news, technical articles, and not-to-be missed webinars and events where you'll get first-hand information directly from the MySQL experts at Oracle. The highlights in this edition include:
- Join Us at MySQL Central @ OpenWorld 2014
- Dr. Dobb's: NoSQL with MySQL
- Live Webinar: Upgrading to MySQL 5.6 - Best Practices
- Featured Video: MySQL for Excel Introduction
- Blog: Why VividCortex Uses MySQL
- Blog: Importing Raster-Based Spatial Data into MySQL
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MySQL April Newsletter is now available! Read this edition to learn more details about the abundant product announcements we made recently, including MySQL 5.7 Development Milestone Release, MySQL Workbench 6.1 GA, as well as the Release Candidate of MySQL Fabric. You'll also find information regarding the latest white papers, upcoming webinars and events, and technical blogs for tips and tricks using MySQL.
Enjoy and hope you find it informative!
Have you read the MySQL March Newsletter? Check it out to learn more about the Call of Papers for MySQL Connect @ OpenWorld 2014, MySQL in action in the finance, retail and channel management sectors, as well as numerous technical tips written by MySQL experts at Oracle and in the community. The highlights in this edition include:
- Submit Sessions for MySQL Connect @ OpenWorld 2014
- MySQL Connector/NET 6.8.3 Available as Official MySQL NuGet
- New Case Studies: MySQL in Action in Finance, Retail, and
- New White Paper: Guide to the MySQL Workbench Migration Wizard: From Microsoft SQL Server to MySQL
- Featured Video: How to Export Your Database with MySQL for
- Blog: Today's Practical Use Case for …
The MySQL February Newsletter is available! Find out the latest news on MySQL products and MySQL Connect 2014, and read the technical tips written by MySQL experts at Oracle and in the community. Below are the highlights in this edition:
- Start Preparing for MySQL Connect 2014 Call for Papers
- New GA Release: MySQL for Visual Studio
- Blog: State of the UNION
- Blog: New MySQL Web Installer -- Have You Tried It Yet?
- Blog: MySQL Workbench: Frequent Crashes on Mac OS X? This Might Be The Fix
- Event: MySQL Seminars Are Coming to a City Near You
Read the original article at How about an easier tip jar?
Walking around New York you find yourself stopping at plenty of different places to grab some takeout for lunch. There are Vietnamese sandwich places, pizza shops, noodle bars, taco stands, juice bars and of course your daily coffee shop. You'll find an endless variety.
As is customary in New York, even for takeout there is usually a tip jar at the checkout. Many of them have a large bowl, or glass jar in which you can throw your change as tips, or if you really love the place and service, a couple of dollars.
Of late I've noticed a few have placed those small plastic boxes with a tiny slot on the top. You try to put some change in the slot, and half of the money falls on the floor. It's as frustrating as threading a needle while suffering from astigmatic vision. Now when I …[Read more]
Read the original article at Book Review – The Lean Startup by Eric Ries
Move to the Valley, make shrewd investments in other startups and become insanely rich like Sean Parker? A Bit lofty perhaps. How about try, try again and succeed. Then reinvent yourself as a guru dishing out startup wisdom through your blog and publishing a book that ends up the top of the New York Times Bestseller's list. That's essentially what Eric Ries, author of The Lean Startup did.
True entrepreneurs fail many times before they succeed and continuously find opportunities to reinvent …[Read more]
Check out the latest edition of the MySQL Newsletter. It is chalk chock full of great information for MySQL developers and users. Here are some examples of what is included in the current edition:
- DevZone Article: MySQL 5.5 Pluggable Authentication API - Interview with Georgi "Joro" Kodinov
- White Paper: What's New in MySQL 5.5
- White Paper: MySQL Replication - Enhancing Scalability and Availability with MySQL 5.5
- Planet MySQL Blog Posts
Read the entire newsletter.
- Release of MariaDB 5.1.55
- Meeting in Lisbon
- Call for volunteers for booth duty
- DrupalCon Chicago
- Web 2.0 Expo San Francisco
MariaDB 5.1.55 Released
Dear MariaDB users,
The development team have been busy and are ready to release MariaDB 5.1.55. MariaDB is a branch of the MySQL database which includes all major open source storage engines, myriad bug fixes and …[Read more]