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.

Data Structures in Java

Java programmers typically use only very few collection classes for all of their work. Often they chose inappropriate ones. In this course, we will look at what each collection costs and when you should use which one. Some of the questions will we…