What’s a Bill of Material BOM file?

Wikipedia says: A bill of materials or product structure (sometimes bill of material, BOM or associated list) is a list of the raw materials, sub-assemblies, intermediate assemblies, sub-components, parts, and the quantities of each needed to manufacture an end product. A BOM may be used for communication between manufacturing partners or confined to a single…

Nuances of Overloading and Overriding in Java

I’ve been programming in Java for over half a decade, and thought I knew how overloading and overriding worked. It was only once I started thinking of and writing up the following corner case…

Java Weekly, Issue 294 | Baeldung

A round-up of all the new language features that have come out since Java 8, with a special focus on local-variable type inference via the var keyword.