IoT Chocolate Vending Machine

IoT Chocolate Vending Machine

To expand the story of the Chocolate factory to cover the complete supply chain for the Modern Supply Chain Experience 2017 conference I built an IoT chocolate ball vending machine. What seemed so simple, let one ball out when the user presses the...
Steampunk IoT Chocolate Factory

Steampunk IoT Chocolate Factory

This all started with brainstorming on how to demonstrate predictive maintenance with machine learning. We needed something that would break quickly and repeatedly. I was sitting at my desk fiddling with the plastic stir sticks from Starbucks and it was turning...
20 Years of Java T-Shirt

20 Years of Java T-Shirt

I was proud to be asked by some former colleagues on the Java team to design a T-Shirt to celebrate Java’s 20th birthday. The original idea I had was to have a block of the names of everyone who had committed code to Java over those 20 years. Unfortunately, that...
Java IoT Car

Java IoT Car

The Challenge Design an automotive keynote demo that showcases all of Java products and IoT. To be shown at JavaOne 2014 San Francisco then travel around the world being shown at dozens of conferences in dozens of countries. This was to include informatics screens,...
JavaFX Scene Builder

JavaFX Scene Builder

In 2012 I did the early designs for the JavaFX designer tool that went on to become SceneBuilder. From 2012 to 2014 I worked closely with the amazing SceneBuilder team and we produced a really nice usable tool for designing UI for JavaFX. After several years of Oracle...