GOTO Book Club
The GOTO Book Club series brings in the experts and authors to interview each other, focusing on newly released and classic dev books. There’s no better way to discover must-read books than by talking directly to the experts who wrote them.Watch Episodes
Code Complete: A Practical Handbook of Software Construction
March 16, 2023
Widely considered one of the best practical guides to programming, Steve McConnell’s original “Code Complete” has been helping developers write better software for over three decades. The author’s timeless techniques and strategies are still relevant in spite of the evolution of programming languages or the shift from waterfall to agile. He revises the impact these changes have had on the software environment together with Jeffrey Van Gogh, Director of Software Engineering at Google. They don’t step away from covering some of the controversial subjects from the book and give relevant advice for programmers that are just entering this space.
#programming #Clean Code #software architecture
Getting to Know IntelliJ IDEA
February 23, 2023
IntelliJ IDEA is used by over 13 million developers globally. It offers professional developers a comprehensive toolkit for any task they need to perform. However, this can be overwhelming for newcomers. "Getting to Know IntelliJ IDEA" addresses this issue by offering two approaches for users of varying experience levels. Trisha Gee and Helen Scott have combined their expertise to provide tips and tricks to help readers make the most of the IDE, from debugging to versioning, dependencies, and build tools. The aim is to ensure that every moment spent reading the book is valuable and informative.
#java #programming #IntelliJ #IDE
Software Architecture: The Hard Parts
February 9, 2023
There are no easy decisions in software architecture. Instead, there are many hard parts--difficult problems or issues with no best practices--that force you to choose among various compromises. With this book, you'll learn how to think critically about the trade-offs involved with distributed architectures.
#software architecture #microservices #devops #continuous delivery #culture #Software Teams
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