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Hacking with Spring Boot 2.3

03-Jul-20

A couple of weeks ago, I received a paper copy of “Hacking with Spring Boot 2.3 – Reactive Edition” by Greg L. Turnquist. Greg sent this copy to me free of charge for a review. Thanks for that! I’m happy about the opportunity to read a new Spring Boot book after I published one myself […]

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Rewriting and filtering history

01-Jul-20

In my role as a Spring library developer at Neo4j, I spent the last year – together with Gerrit on creating the next version of Spring Data Neo4j. Our name so far has been Spring Data Neo4j⚡️RX but in the end, it will be SDN 6. Anyway. Part of the module is our Neo4j Cypher-DSL. […]

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More lessons learned

06-Apr-20

This is the forth and final post in my series of Running free… A developers story of development.. Under the title “More lessons learned” I collected several other things that have been important for me to realise and to change or at least think actively about. More lessons learned There are couple of other things […]

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Why do we overwork and burnout?

30-Mar-20

This is the third post in my series of Running free… A developers story of development.. Here I will speak about my surroundings in German society and in a German company and why I overworked nevertheless and what I learned from my behaviour and mistakes therein. This piece has been written before the #COVID-19 crisis. […]

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Miles are my meditation

23-Mar-20

This is the second post in my series of Running free… A developers story of development.. In this part I will focus on what actually helped me defocus my head from spiralling around work related issues and problems. Cognitive therapy – Miles are my meditation In 2017, I was writing my second book, running the […]

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