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OrlandoJUG - Let's talk about JavaOne! at Canvs Winter Park

November 30, 2017 from 6pm to 8pm
Join us for this last minute look at the JavaOne that was. Ed Burns andVernon Singleton, JavaOne veterans both, will share their experiencesand some of their sessions in this informal last-minute JUG session.Come learn about Portlets, Java EE, EE4J, Liferay, ServerlessJava, and the hot new Fn Project.Vernon Singleton is a senior developer at…See More
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Let's Meetup and talk about JavaOne!

Join us at Canvs Winter Park (101 S New York Ave Suite 201 · Winter Park, FL)on Thursday, 11/30 from 6-8PM for this last minute look at the JavaOne that was. Details here. Ed Burns and Vernon Singleton, JavaOne veterans both, will share their experiencesand some of their sessions in this informal last-minute JUG session.Come learn about Portlets, Java EE, EE4J, Liferay, ServerlessJava, and the hot…See More
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JSpirit - Java Unconference — Spirits, Ski & Java at Lantenhammer Erlebnisdestillerie

January 12, 2018 to January 16, 2018
Spirits, Ski & Javafrom Jan 12th to 16th, 2018jSpirit is a new Java unconference in the Bavarian alps. Starting in Winter 2018, we’re down for Spirits, Ski & JAVA. How does that sound do you?SpiritsjSpirit is the first Java (un)conference ever being held in a distillery (at least to our knowledge). And it’s not just any distillery – it’s Europe’s most modern distillery: Lantenhammer…See More
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What are your main interests in software development?
The "art of the start", social networks, content management systems, blogs, small business innovative research, iPhones, Android, sensors, cyber security, rules engines, podcasting, Java, Groovy, Ruby, Python, Turbogears, operating systems (especially OSX and Linux), relational databases, The Semantic Web, Web2.0 and enterprise architecture.
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I run Cambridge Web Design, a Florida corporation that provides software development and professional services. Cambridge - working software developers.

The Bike Preserve, the most fun in a long time. I founded, & - l <3 JUGs: OrlandoJUG, GatorJUG & SeneJUG...super fond of CongoJUG & JCertif

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JavaOne 2017 - Discount Code: $999!

Posted on September 5, 2017 at 11:09am 0 Comments

Interested in going to Java One this year? Oracle has extended a special offer of $999 for new registrations of JavaOne. Here are the terms and conditions
  • Offer expires Saturday, September 9 at 11:59 pm PT
  • Can not be combined with other offers
  • For new JavaOne registrations only.  
The code for the …

Artificial Intelligence Conference Startup Showcase - CFP is open!

Posted on July 18, 2017 at 1:06pm 0 Comments

If you are an AI pioneer, O'Reilly would love for you to participate in the inaugural Artificial Intelligence Conference Startup Showcase in San Francisco. 

Their team of investors, entrepreneurs, and industry experts will review all submissions and invite ten finalist companies to present their technologies and tell their stories during the Startup Showcase on Monday,…


Uber Case Study - Using Node.js

Posted on June 22, 2017 at 4:00pm 0 Comments

I was looking around for case studies about companies using Node and ran across this one. Uber's architecture involves Node. This discussion is a look at how the decisions were made to change the architecture. It also talks about how it was tested, how long it took to implement (6 months) and since I am a huge Uber fan, I found it interesting. I hope you do, too. …


Static Website Generators

Posted on June 12, 2017 at 8:30pm 0 Comments

Just a quickie/pointer: I'm reading this very good article about static website generators. Great stuff!

Add a Caption to an Image

Posted on May 25, 2017 at 8:57am 0 Comments

The ability to Interpret image data using software is advancing fast! The two images above are captioned with program generated text. Here's an article that describes concepts and an approach to generate a caption for an image. The code is written in Python and uses TensorFlow. …


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At 3:13pm on June 17, 2017, Trevor Meyer said…
Hi Michael. Is there still a monthly JUG in Orlando? What is the location? I can't seem to find any recent meetings on Codetown. Thank you.
At 5:53pm on June 15, 2017, Shaswat said…

Thanks Michael for adding me in OJUG

I'm excited to attend events on Java related technologies

At 11:54am on June 2, 2017, Derek said…

Thanx Michael, great to be here

At 9:35pm on May 11, 2017, Nicholas Belli said…

Thanks so much for allowing me in to the group! I'm looking forward to working with and learning from all of you!

At 11:32pm on April 12, 2017, Ismail Jones said…

Peace, Michael, thx for adding me.  I've hung out with OJUG, appreciate Codetown's meetup and social tools.  I'm planning to try some professional blogging on the site!

At 6:19pm on December 30, 2016, Jackson Thompson said…

I am moving to Orlando soon and wanted to get information on the JUG there. Is it meeting regularly and are there presentations?

At 5:29am on April 29, 2016, Javier A. Arroyo-Figueroa said…

Thank you!

At 10:40pm on February 5, 2016, Behrang Saeedzadeh said…

Thanks a lot Mike! :)

All the best,

At 9:26am on January 26, 2016, VB Joshi said…

Thanks Michael,

Its great to join the group again. I will definitely look up the events and try to attend soon,

At 10:15pm on January 13, 2016, Bradley Royal said…

Thank you for the welcome! I'm very much looking forward to being in this community.



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