The releases from this week is the Grails-Gradle plugin is released in version 2.0.0 and the Ratpack framework just released version 0.9.1
Søren Glasius suggest using the #grailsfw hashtag for twitter, to avoid to many hits on shoes. Graeme suggest the shoe community could just use #shoes or #sneakers, but it might not be possible ;)
Videos of presentations
Blogs, articles, etc.
Markdown Blog Plugin Add a simple blog and content editor to your Grails app, powered by Markdown.
Api Toolkit The Grails API Toolkit is a set of tools that automate alot of the tasks needed to build your API by combining the functionality of REST, RPC and HATEOAS. Some included functionality includes api docs, real time notifications / webhooks, generated headers, responsive content type and more.
Sanity Checker Plugin Utility for performing various Sanity Checks on arbitrary object data, providing a uniform set of responses for check failures.
Conferences and meetups
, global, Feb. 28th - March 2nd , 2014
, Madrid - Spain, March 28th -29th, 2014.
, Minneapolis - USA, July 28th-29th, 2014.