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October 2015 Journal
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T h e . C o d e R a n c h . J o u r n a l
October 2015 Edition
Howdy from all the
staff, and welcome to the October edition of the journal.
I n t e r e s t i n g . C o d e R a n c h . F o r u m . P o s t s
Read the basics, best practices, and expert opinion on test-driven development:
What are the possible ways to simplify null-checks and if-else conditions in
8? See here:
Here is the best explanation ever about Lambdas:
Ever thought of how tricky the operator precedence could be? Find it out here:
And finally, what are some good psychological thriller movies?
B o o k . P r o m o t i o n s . & . W i n n e r s
There's a book promotion just about every week at
. Just ask a question in the appropriate forum and you're eligible to win a copy of the book.
Our recent book promotions and their winners can be found below:
Java DB Connections & Transactions -
Mastering Lambdas -
OCP Java SE 7 Programmer II Certification Guide -
Scala Puzzlers -
B o o k . a n d . R e v i e w s
We have several forums dedicated to talk about books. Here are some interesting reviews and recommendation from the
Book of the moment -
The Nature of Software Development: Keep It Simple, Make It Valuable, Build It Piece by Piece -
Murach's Beginning Java with NetBeans -
T h i s . M o n t h ' s . E d i t o r
Devaka Cooray (
) started programming with Pascal and BASIC languages when he was 13, and he has been coding with Java since 2003. He has been a member of
since 2008 and a staffer since 2010.
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