Welcome to the 198th issue of The Java(tm) Specialists' Newsletter sent to you from Chania in Greece. My readers in colder climates frequently get annoyed when I tell them that "life's a beach". They imagine us having constant sun here. It's not true. We do sometimes have torrential rains and cold weather. It even snows here occasionally.
A few weeks ago I updated my age to be a factor of 2 and 5. It is the perfect age to reflect what life is all about. Some men don a leather jacket and ride around on a Harley. But as a geek I know exactly where to turn - my beloved computer.