Category Archives: Programming

Do you know Gitpod?

Hey guys! How’s it going? Gitpod is a new and amazing way to hack on your Java code. Just prefix your Gitlab or Github URL (pointing either to a project, branch, MR or commit), with and few seconds later you … Continue reading

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Gitlab Hosted by Eclipse Foundation – Head Crashing Informatics Episode One

Hey guys! How’s it going? While my studio equipment (lights, cam, mike) still waiting in China to start their travel to Europe, I couldn’t wait to record a first “real” episode of Head Crashing Information and post it on YouTube. … Continue reading

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The JAX-RS Channel On YouTube

People know me mostly from my work on JAX-RS, typically by reading my magazine articles, blogs or attending to one of the German conferences. Thanks to Corona (BTW, did I mention that the Curevac’s vice president was in my graduating … Continue reading

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Reducing JAR Footprint with Maven Shade Plugin 3.2.2

Complex Java applications often consist of lots of JAR files. Particularly when it comes to open source projects, there is a deep “swamp” of transitive libraries your (possibly rather small) own code depends on. It might be that you do … Continue reading

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Lightweight JAX-RS Live Coding Video on YouTube (EclipseCon Europe 2019)

If you really missed all of my live coding sessions I gave on my “Lightweight Microservices with JAX-RS 2.2” preview tour (JavaLand, Java Forum Stuttgart, EclipseCon Europe, etc.), there now is a high quality video recording from EclipseCon Europe 2019 … Continue reading

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EclipseCon Europe 2018: Video on YouTube

Forgot to tell you… the video recording of my presentation in 2018 at EclipseCon Europe is available on YouTube.

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JAX-RS 2.2: Reworking the Spec

Last week Christian and I committed the initial contribution of the JAX-RS Spec into the official repo on Github. You can find the source code incl. Maven Build in the subfolder jaxrs-spec. At the moment we’re rather busy to bring … Continue reading

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