Posted by hiheiss
on October 11, 2007 at 4:59 PM PDT
Dr. Heinz Kabutz, Java Champion and creator of the Java Specialists' Newsletter, discusses the importance of design patterns and unit testing, the 10 laws of Java concurrency, and life as a developer on the island of Crete.
Have a look at an interview I conducted with Java Champion Dr. Heinz Kabutz who frequently sets up shop with his laptop on the beach in Crete where he lives. Kabutz is the creator of the Java Specialists' Newsletter , which, after 150 issues, now has an audience of some 30,000 programmers in 114 countries.
Heinz makes interesting points:
* The java.util.Arrays class is a good example of bad code.
* The biggest misconception about Java concurrency he calls