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Fibonacci (1000000000) Challenge

Posted by kabutz on February 24, 2012 at 11:44 AM PST

We all know the standard Fibonacci recursive algorithm:

Java Mind Gymnastics

Posted by kabutz on February 16, 2012 at 2:46 PM PST

I like a good Java puzzle.  The trickier the better.  In this article I will tell you about a new set of puzzles by Wouter Coekaerts that will melt your Java brain.

Pushing the Limits in Java's Random

Posted by kabutz on February 14, 2012 at 3:46 AM PST

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.

What is the meaning of life?

Posted by kabutz on December 21, 2011 at 11:37 PM PST

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.