Open Source generically, refers to a program in which the source code is free available for the general public to use and/or modification from its original design, and the code is typically created as a collaborative effort in which programmers improve upon the code and share the changes within the community.

Open Source

9 tools to help you with Java Performance Tuning

Previously I wrote an article about 5 tools to help you write better java code which helped to improve our code but also our...
Alex Marshall
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6 Cooler things to do with a Raspberry Pi…

So the early May Bank holiday is approaching this weekend in the UK, some of you maybe wondering what to do with your bank...
Alex Marshall
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Tutorial : How to Create Stacked Menus in JavaFX

At IDRSolutions, our PDF Viewer (part of our JPedal Library) currently uses Java Swing to create the PDF Viewer interface. However, we are now in...
Nathan Howard
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Top 5 Free Hosted Version Control Sites Compared

Recently, some friends and I decided to get together and make a good old-fashioned text adventure game. We could have used an existing engine,...
Sam Howard
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The best tools for a Road Warrior – Portable…

In the first part of a series of articles about the best tools for a Road Warrior, I looked at Productivity tool’s  and in...
Alex Marshall
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