Year: 2009

Breakfast Topics 10-23-2009

Went to breakfast with @codeslinger, @sfraser, @kyleburton, @jonnytran, @cashion on Friday and here is what I remember discussing Unicorn – Rack HTTP server Nassim Nicholas Taleb and his books Fooled by Randomness and The Black Swan as Related discussed Benoit Mandelbrot A bunch of chat about Google Wave and how it would have been received… Read more Breakfast Topics 10-23-2009

Common Issues and Workarounds While Building EAR files in Eclipse

In my Java Programming class at Penn State – Great Valley, we are learning all about Enterprise Java; session beans, JPA, JMS, and all kinds of other Java goodness.  In the process, I am teaching them how to build their projects with Eclipse and Maven using the M2Eclipse plugin.  The plugin has improved a lot… Read more Common Issues and Workarounds While Building EAR files in Eclipse

Thing I learned From Going To Tel Aviv

Earlier this month I had the opportunity to travel to Tel Aviv to work with my development team there.  This trip was fascinating for me, both personally and professionally, and I learned a bunch of lessons. #1 Development Process Risk Mitigation Spending $3-5k for travel will not kill a project, but bad communication can…  Going… Read more Thing I learned From Going To Tel Aviv