Here we go…

1. Spring and Java

>> Java InfoQ Trends Report – July 2019 []

An overview of current trends in the adoptions of technologies within the Java ecosystem, according to InfoQ.

>> Evolving Java With ––enable–preview aka Preview Features []

A beginner's guide to enabling experimental features in early-access builds.

>> Exercises in Programming Style and the Event Bus []

And a quick comparison of the point-to-point Observer pattern and the publish-subscribe model of the Event Bus.

Also worth reading:

Webinars and presentations:

Time to upgrade:

2. Technical and Musing

>> Re-Architecting the Video Gatekeeper []

A good write-up on Netflix's use of its Hollow technology — a total high-density near cache — to eliminate I/O bottlenecks in the publishing workflow.

>> Consistency is key…But should it be? []

And while consistency in a codebase is generally a good thing, it's not a justification for repeating bad coding practices.

Also worth reading:

3. Comics

>> Unforeseen Risks []

>> Finding a Scapegoat []

>> Wally Has an Idea []

4. Pick of the Week

I haven't picked a podcast in over a year, I think. And, moving past the silly name, it's hard to find a better one to recommend:

>> The Tropical MBA Podcast []

If you're into podcasts, this is a good one to have in your app. If you don't, maybe start with it.

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