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Philly ETE 2017 Brownbag Review

Philly ETE 2017 Brownbag Review

Brownbag review for my team of the talks I went to at http://2017.phillyemergingtech.com/

Audrey Troutt

April 21, 2017

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  1. The web as a platform for Augemented Reality Blair MacIntyre

    Principal Research Scientist, Mozilla; Professor of Interactive Computing, Georgia Tech • Open source WebAR tech • We need to solve privacy • Need to improve what we can know or sense in real time http://www.argonjs.io/
  2. Starry Night with TensorFlow Josh Gordon TensorFlow Team, Google •

    Inception is the same image classifier that powers google photos, is open source • Parsey McParseface, syntactic parser, also open source https://codelabs.developers.google.com/cod elabs/tensorflow-for-poets/
  3. Lean Android Layouts Huyen Tue Dao Android Developer, Trello •

    Keep layouts small and shallow • Avoid RelativeLayout at the root • Android Studio Lint gives good warnings for layout perf • Systrace, Layout Inspector, HeirarchyView, all good built in tools for debugging layout perf https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gwqQT5Nrh Ug
  4. Why you should bet on React Native Ken Wheeler Director

    of Open Source, Formidable • React Native is “the perfect API” • The web is much better than app stores for helping you find/discover things • Devs like fast turnaround when building and shipping
  5. Patterns of modern Data integration Gwen Shapira Product Manager, Confluent

    • All your data is event streams • APIs between services are contracts, in stream processing the event schema is the API.
  6. Managing the Reactive World with RxJava Jake Wharton Android Engineer,

    Square Inc. • Overview of where RxJava is different from Reactive Streams standard • Java 9 is adding Flow class, will supercede Reactive Streams once it is adopted https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hcxMtomE6fI
  7. Avoid React Perf Pitfalls Alex Grigoryan Director of Engineering, Walmart

    Labs • http://www.electrode.io/ OS platform for node.js/react apps • Server-side rendering was success (related medium post) • They do lots of dev experiments https://medium.com/walmartlabs/introducing-ele ctrode-an-open-source-release-from-walmartlab s-14b836135319
  8. Serverless Architecture Mike Roberts co-founder, Symphonia • What is serverless?

    • Why go serverless? • Good/bad use cases • The future of serverless http://bit.ly/serverless-phillyete-2017
  9. Getting Swifty Jason Grandelli Mobile Engineering Manager, Urban Outfitters inc

    • Swift/ObjC interop both works and doesn’t work • Long term refactor success story • Swift 2->3 took 9 engineers 1 month of solid work to complete • Would not have been possible without excellent QA team • Don’t use apple’s migration