Jay Wang

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17 Simple Truths That Will Improve Your Life and Make You Incredibly Successful

Memorize these words, and work their meaning into your life. Then, watch the results.<p>There is no single secret to success. If there were, and if it were straightforward or easy, everybody would do it. But everybody doesn't do it.<p>That said, there are certainly habits and strategies that can make …

Motivation

38 Actions and Insights to Become a Better Software Architect

Several years ago, I was asked: “How have you become a software architect?”. We talked about necessary skills, experience and the amount of time and …

Project Management

Build Products Like Google, The MAP Way

Time to market is pertinent in every industry. In the technology word, the concept of MVP (Minimally Viable Product) is a development technique in which a new product or service is developed with sufficient features to satisfy early adopters, the final product or pilot is only designed and deployed …

Product Management

Node.js Creator Blasts Node.js, Offers a Secure TypeScript-Based Alternative

Like Dr. Frankenstein aghast at the monster he’d built, Node.js creator Ryan Dahl voiced some deep misgivings about his server-side JavaScript …

Want to Keep Your Best Workers From Leaving? Please Stop Being This Type of Boss

According to research, 50 percent of employees leave their job to get away from their manager.<p>In Gallup's massive research over the course of three decades, they have identified three types of workers:<p>1. <b>Engaged Employees</b>: They work with passion and feel a profound connection to their company. They …

Employee Engagement

Hawaii volcano: Kilauea lava destroys Leilani Estates homes, earthquakes rattle Big Island - The Washington Post

Less than a week ago, Leilani Estates was the picture of serenity on Hawaii’s Big Island, a subdivision in the island’s eastern Puna district filled with wooden homes nestled in tropical plant-filled lots.<p>The latest eruption of the island’s most active volcano changed everything.<p>Shortly after …

Geology

You Could Be Killing Your Company's Innovation With This One Word

Entrepreneurial leaders do four things to encourage innovation ... and there's one thing they never do<p>If you ask any leader what quality they'd like their company to embody above all else, most of them would say one word: innovation.<p>The ability to innovate sounds simple. Be creative! Think outside …

Leadership

A Culture Of Innovation Is Not Enough

“We have a culture of innovation” is a statement found on crumpled banners, rolled up posters and trashed brochures of failed startups and shuttered businesses. Companies and investors have tried to shift, fund or shock their employees into becoming innovative.<p>The latest wave is to create corporate …

Innovation

Geniuses aren't born, they're made — and 3 of their daily habits can make you smarter

The word "genius" is one of the most misused terms in history.<p>While it's often referenced accurately, the connotation that we commonly associate with it diverges away from the truth.<p>We correctly label intellectual brilliance and creative power as genius — and we should — but it's about time we …

dotenv for Java and the JVM

When working within the context of a modern microservice architecture, one often encounters services written in a variety of languages using a …

Benefits of Using GitHub

If you are in a software development industry, then, most likely you have heard about GitHub, a repository hosting service for Git that also has a …

You are mocking it wrong.

Well, probably <i>you</i> are not, but let me grumble a little bit anyway.<p><i>Mockingbird knows how to mock.</i><p>I've been working with various code bases throughout …

Software Development

Understanding Microservices and Microservice Architecture

Have you noticed what a cornucopia of buzz-words the technology world is? It seems that we’re in a never-ending quest to put as many words before …

Microservices

An Introduction to Docker Through Story

My previous few story-based articles seem to have really hit it off and I’ve had some very good feedback from you all. As such I thought I’d continue …

DevOps

101 Inspirational Quotes to Inspire You in 2018

My favorite quotes that will help you get the new year started in a positive way.<p>I don't know about you, but I'm ready for 2018. With a new year, we are presented with an opportunity to make a success plan which will help us achieve the goals we have set for ourselves. A new year gives us a chance …

Motivation

Using NGINX-based Microservices For Legacy Application Migration

All over the world, massive numbers of applications are humming along, performing crucial tasks for the business processes of enterprises even though they were built with technology that comes from multiple generations in the past.<p>These legacy applications, usually created with a monolithic …

What Are Concerns With Web Application Development?

To gather insights on the state of web application development today, we spoke with 12 executives who are familiar with the current state of the …

Dockerized Java EE 8 Apps With Glassfish 5.0

GlassFish 5.0 represents the reference implementation of Java EE 8. We can Dockerize Java EE 8 applications by using a GlassFish base image, such as …

Postman really supercharges your API

It’s been a while since I used Postman for the last time. Now that we had a need to test one endpoint quickly I decided to tap into it again. What …

postman

Report: The top 8 emerging technology domains, and their threats

With great technology comes great risks. As new technology continues to emerge in this digital day and age, Carnegie Mellon University’s Software …

What’s the Difference Between an API and a Microservice API?

Thanks to Simon Peel, Chief Strategy Officer and Chief Marketing Officer at Jitterbit, for taking the time to explain to me how APIs are evolving …

The 10 essential tools for JavaScript developers

JavaScript, by being the language supported in all mainstream browsers, has been key to the development of browser-based web apps, garnering …

12 essential software development principles and concepts

Young developers entering the business may hear a lot of principles and concepts thrown at them all at once. More seasoned developers being pulled …

Microservices in Java — A Second Look

So recently I published an article titled “Microservices in Java? Never.” And it seriously split the camps. Java developers who were passionate about …

Microservices

Is Your Company Doing These Three Things to Prepare for Exponential Technologies?

We are on the cusp of huge breakthroughs in AI and related fields that have the potential to change just about everything as we know it.<p>Many things in today's world are growing exponentially, but perhaps nothing faster than technology. As these exponential technologies continue to grow, they will …

Artificial Intelligence

The Role of API Gateways in Microservice Architectures

Despite their differences in nomenclature, newly emerging service meshes aren’t all that different that API Gateways, and the similarities between …

Microservices

Chrome 61 arrives with JavaScript modules and WebUSB support

Google has launched Chrome 61 for Windows, Mac, and Linux. Additions in this release include JavaScript modules and WebUSB support, among other developer features. You can update to the latest version now using the browser’s built-in silent updater or download it directly from …

Learn How To Debug JavaScript with Chrome DevTools

Ditch console.log debugging once and for all! Learn how to use breakpoints to debug code within the Chrome Developer Tools<p>As a new developer, finding …

What the Headless CMS Means for Marketers

I am a marketer. And after working in the technology industry for some years, as well as being married to a tech geek (he would say god), I tend to …

Marketing

XML? Be cautious!

I assume that everyone in their professional career has heard about XML. To be honest, it’s so widely used that it’s hard to miss. Simple structure, …