The title of this post may be a bit confusing--what does Neo4j have to do with Spray JSON? (I know that they both run on the JVM, don't try to be a smart ar*e.) Neo4j is a graph database and to make it useful for our systems, the vertices and edges can have properties. These properties can be
Dates and such like. So, how are we going to squeeze rich structures in our objects into these (scalar) properties?