Debugging is such a critical skill. Part and parcel of daily work for most of us, engineers. I have been to multiple interviews and only during a handful of them, I was given the question “How would you debug the issue with…”, even though the job description clearly stated this skill as desirable. When conducting… Continue reading Know your tools: JVM heap profiler in action.
The hell of a time idiom has two opposite meanings - having a good or a bad time. I would rather to talk explicitly about the hell which is dealing with time and time zones in computer science. The first impression is innocent There is a Unix time which is just 32-bit integer incremented every… Continue reading Hell of a time
This is the first post in the “Go vs. Java” miniseries in which I will show the differences between these two platforms. Why? This post is targeted at people who code and are eager to learn or migrate to Go. More advanced users won’t find here anything which isn't covered in the official documentation. Nevertheless,… Continue reading Go vs. Java: the beginning
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