Software for Schools: We Can Do Better

John Boardman Opinion, Programming 21 Comments

Attention: The following article was published over 11 years ago, and the information provided may be aged or outdated. Please keep that in mind as you read the post.Introduction: This blog is about a subject that seems to be very much ignored. As my children progress through their schools I have noticed over and over the frustration of trying to …

Implementing .equals

Brad Mongar Java, Opinion 6 Comments

Attention: The following article was published over 11 years ago, and the information provided may be aged or outdated. Please keep that in mind as you read the post.Scenario You are working on a project and you have two objects. You want to know if, according to the business, they are the same item. So you call .equals. It returns …