10 Years as Engineer

Around this time in May, 10 years ago, I graduated in Computer Science. I finished the 5-year degree in the University of Murcia, Spain. Only 14 students and way more professors. There are moments when you wonder if it was the right choice, or if you will ever change to …

Engineering Mentorship Event

This past Thursday I participated as a panelist in the Engineering Mentorship Event with Techqueria and Asana. This event was organized to hear from a group of engineers and engineering leaders on how they tackle mentorship. This was my first event with Techqueria and it was a pleasure collaborating with …

Rising Stars in Engineering

LTX Fest 2019 was celebrated this past week and I had the opportunity to participate as speaker in one of their panels. LTX Fest, which unites the visionary work of Kapor Center, Latinas in Tech, and Latino Community Foundation, is the nation’s premier event celebrating Latinx contributions to technology, innovation, …

Exodus and Brain Drain

I want to share here the following press article: Éxodo y fuga de cerebros: jóvenes españoles que triunfan en EEUU, to give visibility and voice to some young Spanish engineers and entrepreneurs, including me, who are working in the United States. According to the Spanish National Institute of Statistics, there …

Reusable Software Usability Specifications for mHealth Applications

For my PhD I write scientific articles that are submitted to scientific journals or conferences. This post is about a new published article.  “Reusable Software Usability Specifications for mHealth Applications” is published in the Journal of Medical Systems. The Journal of Medical Systems is indexed in the Journal Citation Reports (JCR) and …

My PhD Dissertation

In this post I want to share an overview of my PhD dissertation. When I finished my degree in Computer Science, I did a masters that included some content about researching. This masters was the first step to start working on a PhD. After several years writing articles and contributing …

Android Studio 2 Essentials

Android Studio 2 Essentials is my new released book that has been published by Packt Publishing here. You can get it also from Amazon here. This book is an update of the previous one “Android Studio 2 Essentials”. Android Studio is an IDE that is based on the JetBrains IntelliJ IDEA. It gives developers …

Some issues with the One Plus 2

I have been using my new One Plus 2 for 4 days now and I have found a couple of issues that I’m sharing in this post. I have also posted them in the One Plus forum. These are the versions of the software related to these issues: Oxygen version: 2.0.1 …

Apple Watch battery life

One of the key factors to the adoption of wearables is their battery life. We already use laptops, smartphones and tablets that we need to charge almost everyday. Having a wearable device like a smartwatch implies one more device to charge. If our smartphone has a low battery level, we …

First look at Apple Watch

In this post I want to show you the first look at Apple Watch. This post includes: pairing the watch with your iPhone, the charger and what happens when the watch is disconnected from the paired iPhone. My experience is that the Apple Watch is a cool gadget to wear, …