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T h e . C o d e R a n c h . J o u r n a l - S e p t e m b e r . 2 0 1 7 . E d i t i o n

Howdy from all the CodeRanch staff, and welcome to the September edition of the Journal.

W h a t ' s . N e w ?

  • Well, the Java 9 has just got released, go ahead and give it a try. News is that a new time based release model has been proposed along with a new way of versioning the Java releases based on year and month.
  • Our thread boost algorithm got even smarter, you will find more information on thread boost feature here

  • 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

  • Every now and then we get to talk about synchronization in servlet
  • "Java vs C", A debate you will find interesting to read
  • Discussion on basics of multi-dimensional arrays
  • Discussion on how to design a basic linked list

  • B l o g . E n t r i e s . F r o m . S t a f f

  • Jeanne writes about her experience on Maker Faire
  • Jeanne blogs on agile scrum "Using Agile Games to improve meetings – the virtual/remote edition"

  • 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 (or software) promotion just about every week at CodeRanch. Just ask a question in the appropriate forum and you're eligible to win a copy of the book (or license for a software).

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    Some upcoming promotions are:

  • Functional Programming in Java: How functional techniques improve your Java programs by Pierre-Yves Saumont
  • Head First Android Development (2nd Edition) by Dawn & David Griffiths
  • Kotlin in Action by Dmitry Jemerov & Svetlana Isakova
  • Head First Agile by Andrew Stellman & Jennifer Greene

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