Matt Reid | Senior Software Developer

Matthew Reid is a software developer and web developer, specialising in Java and JVM, Js and web frameworks. He has a passion for entrepreneurship, company culture and making the world a better place.

I was tasked with writing a quick report from an existing sql in a hibernate 3 and spring mvc application that I have been working on. I decided that the quickest way to get this done would be to create a new POJO and use the existing sql as a...

Today I had to select a distinct column on a DB2 table but I also wanted the query ordered. When I tried select distinct title from product order by price, qty the sql compiler complained that it didn’t recognise the order by statement.

I have finally got round to getting an issue tracker for FixtureFeed and am using the wonderful cubeon to track issues in netbeans.

For my latest CodeFish project, I needed to be able to upload files to dropbox from my SheevaPlug.

I was recently questioned by Hannah Suppiah about writing code to calculate fibonacci numbers and it brought my uni days flooding back. As an illustrative tool and a quick bit of nostalgia, I wrote this simple JQuery example of the fibonacci tree.