Watching Tech Trends

A few interesting ways I keep an eye on longer term technology trends. Google Trends: php, coldfusion, java, .net, ruby (This one has some problems, as “java” comes up for the country too…) Freshmeat Tags, sourceforge Indeed (job listing aggregator) … Continue reading

mn.swf 2009 presentation & links

Jason’s Presentation: http://swfcamp-2009-shopper.googlecode.com/files/API%20design%2C%20modularization%20and%20components.pdf Code can be obtained here: http://swfcamp-2009-shopper.googlecode.com/ Joshua Bloch, Google, Inc., USA How To Design a Good API and Why it Matters: http://lcsd05.cs.tamu.edu/slides/keynote.pdf Excerpt from Practical API design book by Jaroslov Tulach http://openide.netbeans.org/tutorial/api-design.html Great book about reusability: Will … Continue reading