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Micronaut: A five-minute introduction

July 31, 2018

Micronaut is a new open source Java/JVM framework for creating microservice applications. Development is being led by the creators of the Grails framework a...

Thoughts on attending conferences

June 17, 2018

Since 2016 I have attended five developer conferences in my area. With a few conferences behind me, I thought I would share my thoughts and advice for someon...

Nexus 5x Boot Loop Adventures

September 19, 2017

I’ve had a Google Nexus 5x phone for almost two years. I pre-ordered it as soon as it was announced, and have generally been really happy with the phone. Las...

Scenic City Summit 2017

September 17, 2017

At the end of June I attended the second annual Scenic City Summit in Chattanooga, TN with some friends. This year the conference grew significantly in size ...

CodeStock 2017

May 31, 2017

At the beginning of this month I attended CodeStock in Knoxville, TN. This was my second year of attending and the 10th anniversary of the conference. There...