ExecutorService – 10 tips and tricks #java #threading – The reason I'm bringing this up is that many Java programmers still don't fully understand how ExecutorService works. There are many places to learn that, today I wanted to share few lesser known features and practices. However this article is still aimed
Animations in Swift / iOS 8 – Part II – This tutorial looks at some more animation functions that require a little bit more setting up to create, but once mastered opens up an even larger number of possibilities.
Prototyping Animations in Swift / iOS 8 – If you’ve ever wanted to learn enough programing to create rich prototypes and interactive or generative animations now’s a great time to begin. This tutorial will show you the basics of creating animations with Swift1.
API design as if humans actually mattered – This is one of my favorite papers! A lot of their decisions were made so that their service would be useful for humans, as opposed to for some technical reason. The entire reason they built a lock service instead of a library was so that it would be easy t
I am a total Java geek that lives in Brookfield - WI (Milwaukee), making my living as an architect/developer, spending all my time with Java, J2EE, OO, Linux, and open source. In my spare time, when I am not in front of my computers, I spend every other minute with my other loves: My wife and daughter, books, music, guitars, Formula-1 racing and SCI-FI shows like StarGate and others.
At work, I spend most of my time dealing with architectural and security issues with plenty of work and personal play-time going into discovering the latest tool, framework, etc that will allow us to work faster, smarter and deliver better results. A lot of my time is also spent fire-fighting issues and coming up with solutions to interesting problems. :)
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