Matt RaibleMatt Raible is a Java Champion and Developer Advocate at Okta.

The Angular Mini-Book The Angular Mini-Book is a guide to getting started with Angular. You'll learn how to develop a bare-bones application, test it, and deploy it. Then you'll move on to adding Bootstrap, Angular Material, continuous integration, and authentication.

Spring Boot is a popular framework for building REST APIs. You'll learn how to integrate Angular with Spring Boot and use security best practices like HTTPS and a content security policy.

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This book shows you how to build an app with JHipster, and guides you through the plethora of tools, techniques and options you can use. Furthermore, it explains the UI and API building blocks so you understand the underpinnings of your great application.

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Over 10 years ago, I wrote my first blog post. Since then, I've authored books, had kids, traveled the world, found Trish and blogged about it all.

Roller 2.0 Hidden Feature: Different Editor Themes

Roller 2.0 has a pretty cool feature that doesn't seem to be documented. You can apply different looks to the editor UI by passing in a "look" parameter to one of the editor URLs. Below are three that ship with Roller 2.0:

Looking in the theme directory, there appears to be two other options: lavender and blueslate. However, they appear to render the same look and aren't nearly as pretty as the other three.

I discovered this parameter by looking in theme/banner.jsp. Looking at this file, it appears you can change the default by defining a "editor.theme" property in

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