Craig Walls discusses social web applications, how to integrate them, how to provide social data in a RESTful and secure way, introducing Spring Social, a framework for developing social web apps.
Craig Walls has been professionally developing software for over 16 years (and longer than that for the pure geekiness of it). He is a senior engineer with SpringSource and is the author of Modular Java, Spring in Action and XDoclet in Action. He's a zealous promoter of the Spring Framework, speaking frequently at local user groups and conferences and writing about Spring and OSGi on his blog.
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