The role of the Application Support Engineer is to react fast on any problems that happen in the production environment and to come up with quick solution or workaround. Whether it be sudden drop in performance of the application due to boxes dropping from the load balancer, displaying corrupt data on the web page because … Continue reading Move from Application Support to Developer
Just a few weeks ago Java 9 was released and there are a features that made me think: What is the future for this language? What directions has it taken? The very first thing that I learned (even heard) about Java as a programming language was that it was object-oriented. Just look at what Wikipedia … Continue reading Java and OOP
Hello Everyone. Here I am again, sharing info about yet another tool after the Lombok project which I find extremely useful and I'm sure any Java developer will fall in love with. With the release of Java 8, Oracle introduced a new API - Stream. Even though the name could be confusing, this has nothing … Continue reading Debug Java 8 Streams
Boilerplate code - pain in the... neck for every developer and a major struggle for every programming language that wants to look sexy and appealing. One of the sources of this problem are the get and set methods for the properties of any class. The problem is most noticeable in POJO classes. Imagine you have … Continue reading Getters and Setters begone!
The way education works nowadays is that there is one clear path for everyone to follow and any diversions are not really recommended. Now, every country has it's own complicated system so in order everyone to be on the same page let's all agree on the following: Primary school - age 5-7 Secondary school - … Continue reading Universities and their place in our life