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:

Applied DevOps and the potential of Docker

May 28 2015

Editor’s note: this post is from Karl Matthias and Sean P. Kane, authors of “Docker Up & Running,” a guide to quickly learn how to use Docker to create packaged images for easy management, testing, and deployment of software. At … read more

Applied DevOps and the potential of Docker

May 28 2015

Editor’s note: this post is from Karl Matthias and Sean P. Kane, authors of “Docker Up & Running,” a guide to quickly learn how to use Docker to create packaged images for easy management, testing, and deployment of software. At … 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.