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Java Champions Get IntelliJ IDEA Ultimate for Free

Starting today, all active Java Champions are eligible to receive IntelliJ IDEA Ultimate for free based upon simple verification. Over the years we have had the opportunity to work with many Java Champions not only a professional level, but we … Continue reading

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The Updates Dialog Issue in IntelliJ IDEA 15 Ultimate

If you’re running IntelliJ IDEA 15 Ultimate, you can sometimes see a confusing message in the Updates dialog, saying that you can evaluate the new version for 30 days, or buy a license key or upgrade online–regardless to the active state … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 2016.1 is Here

Today, we’re excited to introduce IntelliJ IDEA 2016.1, the first update in the series of releases planned for 2016. We hope you’ll be surprised to find out how much we’ve managed to accomplish in four months. Download the new version … Continue reading

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Java Annotated Monthly – March 2016

Project Jigsaw. Emerging languages. Android N. Spring 4.3 is in the air and 2016 is already shaping into a productive year for Java developers. Over the last few months, we’ve seen rapid progress on Java 9, and early signs of … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 2016.1 RC is Available along with New Versioning

Yesterday in our company blog we announced the plans to move to a single versioning scheme for all our products under the JetBrains Toolbox. As it affects the way we version and release IntelliJ IDEA, we recommend you to thoroughly read about it. Having said that, … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 15.0.4 Update is Out

Great news: IntelliJ IDEA 15.0.4 is out. This minor update brings a number of important bugfixes, one of which addresses an old issue with the global menu on Unity (Ubuntu). Also this update includes the Kotlin 1.0 plugin. Now that Kotlin is officially released and stable, you are very … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 16 Public Preview

It’s been wonderful (and busy) 3 months since we announced IntelliJ IDEA 15. Exciting, because we’ve been working on new features, and busy, because we promised more frequent updates. We’re proud of what we managed to accomplish during that time, and … Continue reading

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Java Annotated Monthly – February 2016

The Java ecosystem is teeming with new technologies. Whether you write mobile apps or middleware, dozens of new libraries and frameworks are released each month. Today’s Java ecosystem is not just growing – but growing up. With the introduction of … Continue reading

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Java Annotated Monthly – January 2016

As we turn the calendar on the Java Annotated, we predict the year ahead will bring enormous growth for Java. With lambdas and streams now firmly planted in the Java ecosystem, developers are starting to reap the benefits of functional … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 16 EAP is Open

With Christmas around the corner, we have prepared a small gift for you: a sneak peek at IntelliJ IDEA 16. Starting today we’re switching to the cycle that includes several “average” releases per year, supported by bugfix updates (instead of … Continue reading

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