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Two years of Pair Programming

Pair Programming is a technique in which two developers sit together and write code. One person types and the other person works as a co-pilot.
There has been much controversy over this technique. Some developers like it while others find it highly invasive.
Well, here’s a great article from the trenches. The developer, Matt Cholick, worked for two years with pair programming and he shares his experiences.
Two years of Pair Programming

Top 5 Programming Languages to learn in 2018

Here’s a good video that covers the top 5 languages for 2018. I love these types of videos because it is nice to get a good perspective of other languages in the industry.
Top 5 Programming Languages to learn in 2018

Java 10 – New Features Every Developer Should Know

Java 10 was recently released on 20 March 2018.

Say what??!!!

You’re probably thinking, “Java 9 was released in September 2017 … sheesh!”

I know, I know … it is hard to keep up with the fast pace of technology. In fact, Oracle will start releasing a new version of Java every 6 months!

Yep, you read that right! So now that Java 10 is here, you can expect Java 11 in Oct 2018.

But don’t worry, I got your back! Join the luv2code email list and I’ll send you an update when the next version is released.

And to help you out with Java 10, I collected some resources to help you quickly get up to speed.

Java 10 – Official Oracle Press Release
Source: Oracle

Java 10: What’s New
Source: Infoworld

Java 10 Released: 10 New Features Devs Should Know
Source: DZone

Enjoy my friend 🙂