I get hit up on LinkedIn on a weekly basis. Are you interested in coming to work for us kind of thing. I'm not looking at the moment, so I tend to ignore or respond with a positive thanks, but not right now.
Earlier last week I got a wild hair and decided to respond to two I got. One was absolutely rediculous and the other quite professional....
A friend recently showed me Processing
Executive summary, it's Java, kind of. I'm more of a backend guy, so anything to make prototyping a GUI fast, or just playing with graphics is a fun diversion out of my wheelhouse.
I present a random Settlers of Catan