In a previous post I introduced thinking about (visual) components and used a Task Browser as an example of an user interface “component” . I explained that using View Model(s) e.g. plain-old Groovy objects (POGOs) holding the related data e.g. a class TaskBrowser Tag Libraries (LayoutTagLib) and tags (def taskBrowser) to render the associated HTML (views/layouts/components/_taskBrowser.gsp) to the […]

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Crowdfunding has been utilised to back everything from the construction of potato salad to effigies of Lionel Ritchie. This week however, we were particularly surprised to see a JVM-centric campaign pop up: JUnit Lambda, which is aiming to raise 25,000 EUR to push forward the development of the popular Java testing library. With no formal paid support in place, […]

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