Understanding the New Cross-Platform .NET

An overview of the open source and cross-platform changes coming to the .NET world, from the perspective of Java developers new to this platform.


Go for Java Programmers: Simple Types

Part of a series explaining Go from a Java developer perspective. This article covers Go’s built-in primitive data types, and how they compare with Java’s.


Book Review: Practical Vim

A book review for “Practical Vim”, by Drew Neil.


Simplify Time Intervals in Java With TimeUnit

How to use Java’s TimeUnit enum for simple and clean representation of time intervals, instead of using ugly multiplication to calculate millisecond values.


Hosted Continuous Integration Options for Java Projects

Trying out Travis CI, Codeship, Drone.io, and Shippable… to see if any of them can stack up to Jenkins for continuous integration with Java projects.