Register / Login
Win a copy of
97 Things Every Java Programmer Should Know
this week in the
Java in General
this forum made possible by our volunteer staff, including ...
Stephan van Hulst
CodeRanch Journal - August 2018
posted 1 year ago
T h e . C o d e R a n c h . J o u r n a l
August 2018 Edition
Howdy from all the CodeRanch staff, and welcome to the August edition of the Journal.
W H A T ' S . N E W?
Planning to participate in software crafting event on
Global Day of Coderetreat
(November 17, 2018)?
Have a look at fairly recently created forum
for a Ranch's open source project
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 . T o p i c s
Converting from List To Map
What's new in Java - a quick overview
How to deal effectively with short 10 day sprints
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.
We've got some promotions coming up. Check the
Book Promotions Schedule
Some upcoming ones are:
Software Design X-Rays (e-book) by Adam Tornhill
The Journey to Enterprise Agility by Daryl Kulak & Hong Li
Book promotions winners can be found at:
A big Congratulations to our Past Winners
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 recommendations from the CodeRanch staff in our
Recently reviewed books
by Jeanne Boyarsky:
Complete Guide to Open Source Big Data Stack by Michael Frampton
(8 out of 10 horseshoes)
Making Work Visible: Exposing Time Theft to Optimize Work & flow by Dominica Degrandis
(10 out of 10 horseshoes)
by Vijitha Kumara:
Java By Comparison: Become a Java Craftsman in 70 Examples by Simon Harrer
(9 out of 10 horseshoes)
Book Review Grid
will give you an overview.
Editor's recommended book to read:
Clean Code by Robert C. Martin (Uncle Bob)
T h e . M o o s e . o n . S o c i a l
The CodeRanch announces latest news/developments frequently on our social media outlets. You can find us at:
Follow / Like us so you don't miss a thing.
T h i s . M o n t h ' s . E d i t o r
S u g g e s t i o n s / F e e d b a c k
If you have any feedback on this month's journal then feel free to create a topic in our
J o u r n a l . A r c h i v e
Our previously published journals you can find
I child proofed my house but they still get in. Distract them with this tiny ad:
Devious Experiments for a Truly Passive Greenhouse!
Boost this thread!
CodeRanch Journal - September 2018
CodeRanch Journal - March 2018
CodeRanch Journal - April 2018
CodeRanch Journal - January 2017
CodeRanch Journal - April 2017
Building a Better World in your Backyard by Paul Wheaton and Shawn Klassen-Koop