REST API documentation with Swagger

Introduction When you create a REST API for a modern Web application, i.e. by using spring-boot, you need some kind of documentation. You have do document what a REST endpoint does, which input the endpoints expects, what is validated, and so on, and so on. Of course your documentation must be updated so it always … Continue reading REST API documentation with Swagger

Internet of Things (IOT) for a Java developer

Nowadays there is no possibility not to read about the new next thing: Internet of Thins (IOT). As a Java developer who mainly develops web applications and the backends IOT is not the daily business (at least in my case) but if you search hard enough you'll find a usecase. Usecase In my case the … Continue reading Internet of Things (IOT) for a Java developer

spring-mvp Vaadin addon

After my first successfully completed Vaadin project I knew: Vaadin is a very good technology but the provided possibilities to create event driven applications were too limited. Coming from Adobe Flex using the Cairngorm project I knew there should be more possibilities for dispatching events, register listeners and so on. The next project at work … Continue reading spring-mvp Vaadin addon

Creating user interfaces with Wireframesketcher

A couple of weeks ago Peter Severin – the creator of WireframeSketcher contacted me and asked me if I would like to test his tool. Until now I used Balsamiq Mockups to sketch my possible GUIs so I was really looking forwart to testing WireframeSketcher. WireframeSketcher can be installed as RCP standalone version or as … Continue reading Creating user interfaces with Wireframesketcher

my first air application for android in google market

This week I published my first Adobe Air application for Android in the Google market. Originally I just wanted to test Flashbuilder Burrito how it feels to create a mobile application but after the application was finished, I wanted to test how the publish chain works. The application is a currency calculator which gets the … Continue reading my first air application for android in google market