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Morning JAVA Series Link Repository

19 Feb 2024 2 minute read 0 comments SweptOverNiagara

Morning JAVA Series Link Repository   My new series, 'Morning JAVA' is officially live! This page is a link repository for all future posts. Look for a link that reads, 'View All Morning JAVA Posts'. Posts are categorized into monthly segments as sh...

Morning JAVA: 10% Property Tax Hikes!

15 Feb 2024 4 minute read 0 comments SweptOverNiagara

Toronto City Council Approves Massive Tax Hikes Yesterday afternoon, Toronto city council approved the new Mayor's first budget which includes a massive 9.5% property tax increase, originally proposed to be 10.5%. Toronto, Canada's biggest city elect...

Morning JAVA: A.I. My Eye!

14 Feb 2024 6 minute read 1 comment SweptOverNiagara

Time to wake up with another cup of fresh coffee. The first thing on my mind this morning is A.I.. It seems to be everywhere now, this A.I., or artificial intelligence. It appears to have just popped up out of nowhere. It can be used to generate imag...

Textual User Interfaces (TUIs): The Intermediary between Command-Line Interfaces (CLIs) and Graphical User Interfaces (GUIs)

13 Sep 2023 3 minute read 0 comments Great White Snark

Once again, trying to get anything done on Windows 10 is irritating the living fuck out of me. It freezes, hangs and is generally unresponsive to anything other than my using the CLI (through Cmdr, which is pretty useful). Firefox is more like Firesl...

Writing Clean, Maintainable Code: Tips and Best Practices

23 Feb 2023 5 minute read 0 comments Corey

Writing clean, maintainable code can be a difficult process, especially when up against time-constraints. However, taking the time to make sure you write clean, quality code that is well tested will save you headaches in the long run and will increas...

Notes on Design Patterns (Part 1: An Introduction to Patterns)

26 Jan 2023 6 minute read 0 comments Great White Snark

Design patterns are one of the areas of programming knowledge that I really should know, apparently. Throughout my career as a developer, numerous people have told me this much. I have attempted, perhaps as many times, to learn them from various sour...

Full Stack Developer's Tool Kit

28 Dec 2022 1 minute read 0 comments The Glitcher

What is a full stack mean? Basically, a web application has 2 components. Frontend(What is visible to users) and backend(Hidden to users). Backend has both the logic and database to store information.  Full stack development means end to end develop...

C# (C Sharp) Essentials for Impatient Java Developers: The Basics

21 Sep 2022 7 minute read 0 comments Great White Snark

One of the problems that I have with a lot of books that purport to teach any given programming language is that they also try to teach programming concepts in the process. Once I've learned them the first time, I've learned them. I don't need to hav...

Sorting Algorithms 1

11 May 2022 1 minute read 0 comments Cooldudue

Hello everyone Before I dive deep into the theory of sorting algorithms, I thought it would be a fun exercise to create my own algorithms and see how they compare to those I will learn about. The algorithm I have prepared today simply compares the on...

Counting how many times a word appears in a sentence

10 May 2022 1 minute read 0 comments Cooldudue

Hello everyone This is a question I got in a coding interview and while I know how to solve it in python, Java is a different beast.  My approach was to split the sentence into an array of words and then check how many times a word appears in the arr...