Spaghetti and Hammers

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  • January 05, 2016

    Saving JSON responses to your model in Scala

    If you deal with external APIs (like Twitter, Facebook, Intercom, Github, and many others) on a regular basis there’s a big chance that you have already dealt with JSON answers before.JSON (JavaScript Object Notation) is a lightweight data-interch...

  • December 18, 2015

    Open Source Development: a few guidelines

    This post was originally published on Codacy blog by me:I believe the Open Source movement is the biggest breakthrough in software development. Open Source has allowed many projects to increase the number of contributors (and contributions) to unr...

  • November 09, 2015

    Play framework, Slick and MySQL Tutorial

    Typical nowadays applications need to store some persistent data frequently. And when we talk about persistent storage we are talking about databases. Among the most common applications, we have web applications. And it is uncommon to have a web a...

  • September 20, 2015

    Playing with Instagram API

    For those who don’t know, the Play Framework is the standard web framework for Scala (also available to Java), and it is similar to many other MVC frameworks, such as Spring MVC, Ruby on Rails, Django, and so on.And it has been a while since I’ve ...

  • September 07, 2015

    Mac and homebrew, the perfect marriage

    Last week, on September 1st, I started a new adventure on Codacy.Codacy is an automated code review tool that allows developers to improve code quality and monitor technical debt. It aims to improve the code review process. To achieve such goal, n...

  • August 02, 2015

    EuroMillions - European lottery

    Do you play lucky games? Maybe sometimes you go the casino for some time in the blackjack? Or maybe you prefer the roulette? Or maybe you are a little bit more old school and you prefer the lottery?If that’s the case, and if you live in Europe, th...