Android Open Source – so what?

Last night at AnDevCon 3 I did a lightning talk as last speaker in a lineup of 12 in front of >300 people and got a few great laughs and a lot of agreement from the audience. Probably because my talk was not a vendor pitch at all, but rather about all the big players needing to learn to work together and open source stuff that is not in the core of their business as well as how anybody can help. Tools like github, google code and the Central Repository to share and cooperate are out there and waiting to facilitated better. The slides for Android Open Source – So What? are available just in case you are interested…

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-05-06

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Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-04-29

  • Its been a long time coming. RoboGuice 2 is out! @androiddev without it is so much more painful.. get it! #
  • Interesting numbers about mobile gaming in one of those fancy info graphics. #
  • Great to see #maven #hudsonci #git and more being so useful. @waynebeaton: The Eclipse Common Build Infrastructure #
  • No you don't. Real torture is NO build server. ๐Ÿ˜‰ @cammerman: Ok, I officially get it. Slow build server == torture. #
  • Bang.. within minutes release announcements for new versions of #hudsonci as well as #sonatypenexus arrived. Time to test and upgrade! #
  • Don't forget to come to tonights #vijug meeting about the openStudent project #yyj #

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Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-04-22

  • Or better use Roboguice ๐Ÿ˜‰ RT: @JakeWharton: Put this in your base activity: public <T> T findById(int id) { return (T) findViewById(id); } #
  • Got a great interested crowd at the #maven 101 training today. Everyone definitely deserves lunch now! @SonatypeCM #
  • Quick! @ddossot: I'm available for part-time contracting. Ping me for some #erlang #java #groovy #api #rest #messaging #mule love ๐Ÿ™‚ #in #
  • Besides a workshop about #maven hosting the fireside chat and a book signing I will be doing a lightning talk now at @andevcon FUN! #
  • Awesome quotes and tidbits about build tools here #maven #sbt #
  • The #vijug meeting is all ready to go #opensource #java #yyj #

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Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-03-25

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AnDevCon III Fireside Chat – Tricks of the Trade

It is time again for AnDevCon (three already!) and with that it is time for me to host another fireside chat. All the previous fireside chats at AnDevCon and AnDevCon II were a big success covering different topics from Android community leadership to tablet development and we hope many of you are going to attend again and make it a great discussion for everyone else thanks to your input. Read more →