Streams

In his talk at JFokus titled “Java Streams: Beyond the Basics“, Simon Ritter introduces us to streams which were added in JDK 8. It was a good introductory talk, aimed at those with little experience in the functional programming paradigm. To start with, let’s take an example of old pre-Java 8 style code as well […]

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Why, why, why, why? Measure.

Why? According to me this is the number one question that you will continously have to answer when working with software. My experience is that people are very often really good at answering this question…one time at the start of their project! Then it gets lost in translation. In bigger projects, the people who answered […]

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Observing Reddit with Angular 2

While a large portion of JFokus was aimed towards Java development, some JavaScript did find it’s way there. One of those JavaScript lectures that I went to was given by Gerard Sans and the topic was asynchronous data streams Angular 2, which at the time had just entered beta. Rather than providing you with a […]

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