I released five new sample lessons from my Test With Spring course: Introduction to Spock Framework

April 2014

Using jOOQ With Spring: Sorting and Pagination

JOOQ is a library which helps us to get in control of our SQL. It can generate code from our database and help us to build typesafe database queries by using its fluent API. The earlier parts of this tutorial have taught us how we can configure the

10 Books Every Java Developer Should Read

I have read my share of software development books and I have noticed that it is very rare to find a book which I want to read more than once. However, once in a while I find a book which teaches me new things every time when I read it. This blog

Using jOOQ With Spring: CRUD

jOOQ is a library which helps us to get back in control of our SQL. It can generate code from our database and help us to build typesafe database queries by using its fluent API. The earlier parts of my jOOQ tutorial have taught us how we can

The Cost of Context Switching

I have always thought that I am good at multitasking. That is why I believed that I don’t have to pay the price associated with context switching (or task switching). This week I realized that have been wrong. I am not very good at