Recent Posts

Como seguramente alguno de vosotros recordais, hace unas semanas planteé por aquí la posibilidad de organizar un Papers We Love en Madrid. Unas cuantas personas mostraron su interés tanto en participar como en colaborar lo que me hizo seguir adelante con la iniciativa propuesta. Meetup Gracias a la inestimable participación del gran Féliz López hemos conseguido, bueno, realmente él ha conseguido que Álvaro Videla sea el ponente que de el pistoletazo de salida al nuevo grupo.

CONTINUE READING

Hace unos días, a raíz de un tweet sobre Julia, salió a la luz un tema al que hace tiempo le llevo dando bastantes vueltas: Papers we Love. La comunidad Para todos aquellos que nunca han oído hablar de esta iniciativa, no es más que un repositorio de papers académicos en torno al cual se ha creado una comunidad que realizar charlas periódicas donde presentar y discutir sobre los mismos.

CONTINUE READING

Lately I have seen quite a few misconceptions regarding how string concatenation is handled in the Java world so I would like to write this short blog entry with a couple of stupid examples in order to show the basics of how it is done. Note: I am focusing here in the bytecode generated by the Java compiler, regardless any optimization the runtime could apply. Concatenating constant strings Imagine we are writing a new class where we have defined three final string fields and we want to add a new method which just returns the sum of the three:

CONTINUE READING

About two weeks ago I got a surprisingly email in my inbox. An old friend of mine is about to launch a new startup and he asked me to become the CTO of their new company. My first reaction was: Wow! Since this first email we have talked each other (a colleague of him was involved too) quite a few times. They have a good idea, an already working prototype of the product they want to create and enough money to be alive for a while if things don’t go as expected.

CONTINUE READING

Projects

Some of my personal projects

Papers We Love

Papers We Love Madrid chapter