Server Change

I apologize for the downtime. There where misunderstandings with our previous hoster but now we have a new one and everything is up and running again.

Symfony2 Tutorial: Storing Data – Doctrine, Entities, Sql

This is the fifth part of the series Symfony2 Tutorial for Beginners which will describe the process of creating and managing persistable entities.

We will create entities that can be written in a database as well as edited, deleted and of course shown.

Q&A #1: Java performance of static variable

I always feel bad when people arrive at this site and do not find what they where looking for. That is why I implemented this little series called “Questions and Answers” or “Answering Questions nobody asked me since 1777”. Most of these Questions are based on search terms over which users arrived at this site (a little creepy or nice and helpful? Who is to say) and some I got via email (if you too have a programming questions feel free to send me an email via the contact button above). So lets get right to it:

“does declaring a static variable in java kill the performance?”

Book Review: Effective Java

Book Overview The Book Effective Java by Joshua Bloch is about the Java programming language for people who are already familiar with Java in general but are not yet proficient. If you can write java code but want to start becoming a java expert, this book might be for you! Summary of Effective Java The book is structured in 11 Chapters containing 78 items. An item is a concept, hint or rule that can be read on its own thus allowing the reader to browse through the book in no particular order.

Programming Book Recommendations

This post will list all my book recommendations / reviews. Books on Java Programming Language Effective Java The Book Effective Java by Joshua Bloch is about the Java programming language for people who are already familiar with it in general but are not yet proficient. If you can write java code but want to start becoming an expert, this book might be for you! Read the Book Review of Effective Java.