Dominik will present a small project that he created with two other developers at a recent Scala.js hackathon: A Node.js module written in Scala.js. It's a terminal application that monitors Java applications over JMX. It uses NCURSES to graphically monitor activity.
Project on GitHub: github.com/swartzrock/jtop
What does it take to create a BitTorrent Client with Scala and Akka? Dominik will give an overview of the protocol, talk about parsing the special "Bencode" format, and the architecture with Akka. This is part 1 of the talk since the client is not done yet.
Project on GitHub: github.com/TheDom/scala-torrent
A high-level overview of various Twitter projects like Finagle and Zipkin. This stack is not only used by Twitter but parts of it also by companies like Tumblr, Foursquare, Pinterest, and SoundCloud.