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The difference between object's shallow and deep copy
Having a hard time understanding Ternary operators?
Data processing puzzle, collating data using
Find entropy of dictionary problem
Is Java becoming data-directed?
B l o g . E n t r i e s . F r o m . S t a f f
Jeanne Boyarsky in her latest blog post shares her remarkable experience about technical speaking and how her speaking got better over the time
Junilu Lacar recently published article "Up the Creek Without a Paddle: How Schools are Failing Novice Programmers", which can be found at
Jesper's de Jong blog about Scala
and his latest talk "Practical Scala for the busy Java developer"
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Our recent book promotions and their winners can be found below:
Oracle Certified Professional Java SE 8 Programmer Exam 1Z0-809: A Comprehensive OCPJP 8 Certification Guide -
Netty in Action -
High Performance Java Persistence (e-book) -
Secure Coding Rules for Java Live Lessons -
Some upcoming ones are:
Re-engineering Legacy Software
Docker in Action
MongoDB in Action (2nd Edition)
Docker in Practice
OpenStack in Action
B o o k . a n d . R e v i e w s
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