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Why There’s Interface Pollution in Java 8
I was reading this interesting post about The Dark Side of Java 8. In it, Lukas Edger, the...
(Apr 7, 2014)
Apache TomEE & NoSQL (Writing Your Own Resources)
  Preview Text:  The @Resource annotation...
(Apr 7, 2014)
A Better Conversation about Tech
Celebrate Diversity I am a support a more inclusive high technology industry. I put my money where...
(Apr 7, 2014)
Services, Microservices, Nanoservices... oh my!
Apparently there’s this new distributed architecture thing called microservices out and about – so...
(Apr 7, 2014)
The Free Ice Cream Phenomenon
There are very few things in life that you can predict with absolute certainty. But the next time...
(Apr 7, 2014)
Creating Your Own Loop Structure in Java 8 Lambda
Java doesn't have an easy construct of repeat something N number of times. We can make a for loop...
(Apr 7, 2014)
The Dark Side of Java 8
The dark side of Java 8So far, we’ve been showing the thrilling parts of this new major...
(Apr 7, 2014)
End-to-End OAuth for APIs in Less than 5 Minutes!
How quickly can you enable OAuth on an API and allow for client applications to be rapidly built...
(Apr 7, 2014)
Analysing Garbage Collector logs with IBM Pattern Modeling and Analysis Tool
Steps 1)  Add the following GC parameters to your program -Xloggc:C:/codelatest1/gc.log -...
(Apr 7, 2014)
Simpson’s Paradox: DevOps’ Big Data Problem
In a big data world, numbers dictate decisions, features and investments. It’s vital we understand...
(Apr 7, 2014)
The Prototype of Future Knowledge Workers
The following is an except from my 2008 book “Changing Software Development: Learning to be Agile...
(Apr 7, 2014)
Johnny Five: a nice introduction to Arduino
Learning Arduino is not simple, especially if you’re not C-minded. See, Arduino is programmed in C...
(Apr 7, 2014)
Groovy Goodness: Closure as Writable
In a previous post we learned about the Writable interface and how the GString...
(Apr 7, 2014)
My Poor Little Blameless Voron
I’m currently working on a project using Voron (although only incidentally), and I was horrified to...
(Apr 7, 2014)
SQL Server Compact Toolbox 3.7.2: A Visual Guide of New Features
After more than 260.000 downloads, version 3.7.2 of my SQL Server Compact Toolbox extension for...
(Apr 7, 2014)
Implementing Authentication/Security with a WPF Client App and a WCF Service Using Azure Directory Services
Not for the faint of heart This post will require your inner geek to emerge. There are many...
(Apr 7, 2014)
User Management in the Cloud Era
 With the advent of the cloud, spinning up a server is a snap. No longer do you have to...
(Apr 7, 2014)
The Cloudcast #136 - 3D Printing & The Future of Manufacturing
Download the MP3 Date: March 26, 2014 By: Aaron Delp and Brian Gracely Preview Text:...
(Apr 7, 2014)
Publish JavaDoc API Documentation when Releasing from Jenkins
This article describes how to publish JavaDoc API documentation for a Maven project built on...
(Apr 7, 2014)
CUME_DIST(): A Lesser-Known SQL Gem
When doing reporting or statistics with SQL, you better know your window functions. There are many...
(Apr 7, 2014)