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01:36:38

Mens Sana in Corpore Sano (A Healthy Mind in a Healthy Body)

Posted by Phil Nash  on  Oct 23, 2014

Phil Nash presents how NEAT (Non-Exercise Activity Thermogenesis), its relationship with to sitting, standing and walking, and the chemistry behind it helps being fit for long schedules.

01:35:36

Comfortable Concurrency

Posted by Dominic Robinson  on  Oct 23, 2014

Dominic Robinson reflects on several concurrency models, trying to assess which is more pleasant to work with.

52:07

Property-based Testing for Better Code

Posted by Jessica Kerr  on  Oct 19, 2014 1

Jessica Kerr shows the charm of autogenerated test data, the beauty of expressing only what matters, and the challenge of stating what you need without repeating the code under test using ScalaCheck.

50:34

Have You Seen Spring Lately?

Posted by David Turanski  on  Oct 19, 2014

David Turanski makes a tour of the latest Spring platform including Spring.IO, Spring Boot, Websocket support, Spring HATEOAS, and others.

33:48

Software Psychology: The Art of Listening to Code

Posted by Bjorn Freeman-Benson  on  Oct 18, 2014

Bjorn Freeman-Benson suggests “listening” to the code, refactoring it based on various factors such as the defect rate or underperforming services, providing strategies and tools.

34:42

Resistance is Futile: You Will be Glass-imilated

Posted by Gabbie Gibson  on  Oct 18, 2014

Gabbie Gibson introduces Google Glass, how to use voice commands, touch gestures and its interface, and how to write Glassware apps that run on the device.

31:45

Hybrid vs. Native: Choosing a Mobile Strategy

Posted by Jeff French  on  Oct 18, 2014 2

Jeff French covers the pros and cons of native app development vs. HTML5 hybrid app development so one can make the right choice based on the needs of his app.

54:58

Test-Driven JavaScript with Jasmine

Posted by Brad Urani  on  Oct 18, 2014

Brad Urani presents the principles of writing unit tests using Jasmine, discussing spies, DI and mocking as strategies for isolating functionality for both synchronous and asynchronous JavaScript.

38:33

Optimizing Mobile Performance with Real User Monitoring

Posted by Brittany Young  on  Oct 12, 2014

Brittany Young discusses a framework for identifying the performance metrics that matter most to users, looking at improving the development life cycle by knowing common mobile performance blind spots

51:00

Nashorn - Native JavaScript Support in Java 8

Posted by Viktor Gamov  on  Oct 12, 2014

Viktor Gamov presents and demos the latest state of Project Nashorn, a high-performance JavaScript engine available on the JVM.

46:17

Sweet Elixir! A Gentle Introduction to Erlang’s Cute Younger Brother Elixir

Posted by Ryan Cromwell  on  Oct 12, 2014

Ryan Cromwell introduces Elixir, a , functional distributed meta programming language inspired by Ruby and compiling to Erlang VM, covering pattern matching, pipelines and tail-call recursion.

01:04:10

Practical Machine Learning

Posted by Seth Juarez  on  Oct 11, 2014

Seth Juarez introduces the nuML machine learning library, addressing the clustering issue in .NET applications by focusing on recommendation engines and anomaly detection.

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