Joshua Marinacci

Joshua Marinacci

UX Wrangler and Futurist

  • @joshmarinacci
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Eugene, Oregon

Areas of Expertise:

  • User experience design and engineering Wearables
  • Internet of Things
  • random future stuff. UI technologies: Canvas
  • Swing
  • JavaFX
  • HTML
  • JQuery
  • Amino
  • SVG
  • WebGL.
  • speaking
  • training
  • writing

Josh Marinacci is a blogger and co-author of "Swing Hacks" and "Building Mobile Apps with Java" for O'Reilly. He is currently a researcher for Nokia.

He previously worked on webOS at Palm and JavaFX, Swing, NetBeans, and the Java Store at Sun.

Josh lives in sunny Eugene, Oregon with his wife and three year old son.

Building Mobile Applications with Java Building Mobile Applications with Java
by Joshua Marinacci
March 2012
Print: $19.99
Ebook: $16.99

Swing Hacks Swing Hacks
by Joshua Marinacci, Chris Adamson
June 2005
Print: $29.95
Ebook: $23.99

Joshua blogs at:


May 27 2015

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Protecting health through open data management principles

May 27 2015

Register for the free webcast, “Life Streams, Walled Gardens, and the Internet of Living Things.” Brigitte Piniewski and Hagen Finley will discuss the Internet of Living Things, what makes sensoring and monitoring data emanating from our bodies unique, and why … read more

Webcast: Creating Mobile Apps with GWT and PhoneGap
January 26, 2012
This webcast presentation will introduce you to the basics of building some apps.

Webcast: Building Mobile Physics Games with GWT and Box2D
February 22, 2012
The session will briefly cover GWT on mobile, then dive into the Box2D library and how to build casual games with it.