Last week, I attended HACK!@DGCFC – a 36-hour mobile apps hackathon organized by the telecommunication company, DiGi in conjunction with the ongoing DiGi Challenge For A Change (DGCFC) mobile apps development competition. The hackathon was held right at the headquarters of the company in Shah Alam, Selangor.
Sometimes, life can be a little difficult to cope with and life plans do not always go exactly as planned. Indeed, life was very different, or rather, difficult for me a few months ago – my father was diagnosed with a terminal cancer mid last year and his health went downhill ever since then. In November, the inevitable eventually came, my father passed away.
Ever heard of short-circuit evaluation? It is a very simple concept but after working as a Java programmer for slightly more than a year, I find even some experienced Java application developers are not aware of the evaluation method. While not knowing about it does not prevent one from writing fully functioning codes, it is always better to understand what you write.