This week's book giveaways are in the iOS and Features new in Java 8 forums. We're giving away four copies each of Barcodes with iOS: Bringing together the digital and physical worlds and Core Java for the Impatient and have the authors on-line! See this thread and this one for details.
strictfp is a modifier that can be applied to interfaces, classes, and methods. Basically, strictfp ensures consistent floating point behavior across different platforms by restricting all intermediate values to fit into the range of float or double.