Monthly Archives: September 2015

Attributes in Java

Yes, Java has them. They are called annotations. Finding a complete example is hard to find on the web. But this is how you use them to give a real-world example of reading and parsing TIGER EDGE DBF files using … Continue reading

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Mac Shortcuts

I verified these shortcuts with my microsoft keyboard. Cmd + right arrow moves you to the end of the sentence and the Cmd + left arrow moves you to the start. Fn + Left/Right arrows = Home & End Cmd … Continue reading

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Why I hate Java

based on just a few days of programming in java. whenever a method throws exception, need to decorate method name with throws Exception clause no var no File.ReadAllText no Path.ChangeExtension no import as [http://stackoverflow.com/questions/2447880/change-name-of-import-in-java-or-import-two-classes-with-the-same-name] no yield return [http://stackoverflow.com/questions/2352399/yield-return-in-java] no properties … Continue reading

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