Virtual Sporting Events We ‘d Love To See

Virtual Sporting Events We ‘d Love To See

Let’s get Dunk Contest winner Derrick Jones Jr. in a rematch with Aaron Gordon — on Zoom.Image: AP PhotoThe virtual WNBA and NFL drafts went pretty well. That’s a sentence I did not think I would write a week ago. But here we are. Crazier things have happened (and are happening).Some states are looking to…

Nobody knows when the COVID-19 pandemic will end

Nobody knows when the COVID-19 pandemic will end

If you’ve been marking the pandemic by the pileup of cautious reopenings and rescheduled events, you might think that an end to this global disaster is in sight. Event planners for the Kentucky Derby and Bonnaroo already have new opening days on the books in September. The Olympics are scheduled to start in Tokyo on…

Apache Derby Database JVM Security Policy

Apache Derby Database JVM Security Policy

This wasn’t intended to be a series. But over the years I’ve been using Derby more and more. I started using Derby as my database of choice for my Microservice architecture. These are personal-use applications, so Derby is more than sufficient. Even though these are personal-use applications, I require multiple servers with limited user permissions,…