Caplin @ JAX London 2017

Just like last year, this October Caplin attended JAX London - the 'Conference for Java & Software Innovation'. JAX 2017 at the Business Design Centre in Angel, LondonThe main theme of ...Read More

SelConf 2016: Big Data Makes the Flake Go Away

On November15-16th, several members of Caplin’s QA team attended the Selenium Conference, an annual conference about Selenium Testing tool and best practices. As someone who is relatively new to Selenium but has been Dev-ing for about 3 ...Read More

The good, the JNI and the JNA

In Caplin we constantly work on improving our products, feature as well as technology wise. In order to evaluate new things, we are allowed to take one dev-day every two weeks to look into technologies we like or think might be ...Read More

HackDay 6 – Hack-o-ween roundup

Last Friday saw another 24-hour coding-fest at Caplin HQ. All engineering staff were asked to form teams for a start on Thursday lunchtime and build something cool to demo on Friday afternoon. For a number of people furiously working on their ...Read More

Building Front-End Web Apps that Scale at FOWA London

By now you've probably heard that we've open sourced BladeRunnerJS, the development toolkit that our dev teams - and those of our customers - use to build Caplin Trader-based applications. You probably also know that the toolkit isn't restricted ...Read More

Gradle eXchange 2013

A whole day devoted to Gradle – what fun! The fact that the event took place shows how much traction, and how prominent Gradle is becoming in the build community. It’s becoming the de facto build tool for Android, and its support for ...Read More

Understanding JavaScript – part II.

We have discussed in the previous article what functions are. Let's continue our discovery and find out the important attributes of functions. As you have seen in the previous article, a function does not necessarily require a name: function () {} (anonymous functions) is ...Read More