Monthly Archive: November 2014

REST example with PlayFramework Scala

Scala is an incredible language!! It is ridiculously concise and is packed full of wonderful features that combine to provide a pure functional and pure oo language. Currently, I am working on two Scala Play2 projects and I couldn’t be happier. In this post, we will build a super simple REST service using Play and Scala. Once again, we’ll go with the Cars theme! Prerequisites: – Download and Install the Typesafe Activator –...

Bluemix meetup: What will you do with Watson?

I am speaking at the Bluemix Meetup, ‘What will you do with Watson’ on Wednesday, November 12 at 6pm at the IBM Innovation Center in Cambridge, MA. During the talk I will present the following topics: – Overview of Bluemix – Overview of the Watson beta services currently available on Bluemix – Demo: How to create a Watson based app on Bluemix – Demo: Watson app More details here