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Gradle Goodness: Running Groovy Scripts as Application

In a previous post we learned how to run a Java application in a Gradle project. The Java source file with a main method is part of the project and we use the JavaExec task to run the ...
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Don’t just randomize, truly randomize!

The state of web application cryptography has changed, and each development language provides its own way of working with it. I will touch on the current state of random number generation ...
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Estimates or #NoEstimates? that is the question

To estimate or not to estimate, to join the #NoEstimates bang-wagon or not, that is the question. Maybe it is a navel gazing exercise for agile-folk but it does seem to be the reoccurring ...
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From Legacy Code To Testable Code–Introduction

The word “legacy” has a lot of connotations. Mostly bad ones. We seem to forget that our beautiful code gets to “legacy“ status three days after writing it. Michael ...
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Neo4j: COLLECTing multiple values

One of my favourite functions in Neo4j’s cypher query language is COLLECT which allows us to group items into an array for later consumption. However, I’ve noticed that people sometimes ...
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Spring WebApplicationInitializer and ApplicationContextInitializer confusion

These are two concepts that I mix up occasionally – a WebApplicationInitializer and an ApplicationContextInitializer, and wanted to describe each of them to clarify them for myself. I ...
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Exploring the SwitchYard 2.0.0.Alpha2 Quickstarts

In one of my last posts I explained how you get started with SwitchYard on WildFly 8.1. In the meantime the project was busy and released another Alpha2. A very good opportunity to ...
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Men in Tech

Background Between my partner and I, we have six daughters, and as they have grown I have thought more interested in their long term future, the role of women in society, the way technology ...
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New programming techniques and the productivity curve

Though I love learning new programming techniques and technologies, I often struggle to make them a part of my normal development processes. For example, it took years before I finally ...
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Using Your RDBMS for Messaging is Totally OK

Controversial database topics are a guaranteed success on reddit, because everyone has an opinion on those topics. More importantly, many people have a dogmatic opinion, which always ...
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