This week's book giveaway is in the Mac OS forum. We're giving away four copies of a choice of "Take Control of Upgrading to Yosemite" or "Take Control of Automating Your Mac" and have Joe Kissell on-line! See this thread for details.
Serialization is how you can convert an object into a byte stream, and later deserialze it back into the original object. Can be useful if you want to write an object to a file, or pass it across the network; or to any type of stream available! If a class implements the serializable interface then it can be serialized. T