Mike Cavaliere discusses techniques for both managing distraction and memory challenges, as well as regular maintenance for one's brain for optimal performance along with brain improvement methods.
Heather Fleming discusses two frameworks that can be used with individuals to improve communication, increase empathy and establish the psychologically safe environment a team needs to thrive.
Michael Uzquiano talks about how to scale an API to accept many items, how to evolve the Evolution of ReST over HTTP to transactional, asynchronous bulk operations and using polling.
Wendy Closson talks about the concrete steps that will get one in the habit of winning friends and influencing people using an algorithmic approach to speaking authoritatively and authentically.
Nathan Taylor provides an introduction to the dynamic analysis research space, suggesting integrating these techniques into various internal tools.
Cory House talks about making a paradigm shift in career management, activities and skills that transform average developers into outliers and techniques to accelerate career development.
Michael Venezia discusses creating a container-friendly environment starting with CI/CD of container images, providing a roadmap to meet an organization's needs and fostering cooperation.
Monica Beckwith discusses the performance introduced by adaptive compilation in the OpenJDK Hotspot VM, focusing on the internals of OpenJDK 8, the reference implementation for Java SE8.
Courtney Hemphill walks through the basic principles of animation design and the simple formulas that can be used to create robust animations.
Simon Chan shares the on-going challenges, the design dilemma and the steps to be taken when building customized large-scale predictive ML applications on a ML SaaS platform.
Todd Montgomery investigates whether WebSockets, HTTP/2, Reactive Streams and microservices can deliver the high scalability, resiliency, and ease of development promised.
John Billings talks about winning over those skeptical about the benefits of microservices along with tips on caching, failure, interface changes, etc. for building a distributed system architecture.