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Java Swing Tic-Tac-Toe

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Hello people! Wow its been a while since I posted something here…! I must say I really miss writing stuff and I promise I wont get into a ‘writer’s block’ again. Hopefully .. A helluva lot of things happened in the last two months and I’ve got loads to say. But in this post Im just gonna publish a small ...

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Getting to know the ‘hosts’ file

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We had a lecture on DNS today in class and I thought I’d write something about the built-in domain name mapping file present in all of our computers. This file is a very interesting one. You get a lot of uses from it and at the same time it exposes you to a lot of security threats. But before going ...

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Java Persistence API: a quick intro…

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Hello Readers! After numerous requests from some of my friends I’ve decided to write a short article about the Java Persistence API. Object Oriented programming paradigm is the most popular and widely used model nowadays and it outclasses and outshines most other paradigms because of its ability to model real life entities seamlessly. But when it comes to developing medium-sized ...

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Java Naming Conventions

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I wanted to write this short post to help certain people who are having a hard time memorizing the Java API classes and Method names. As you know Java is a case sensitive language and to build Java programs you need to use a lot of Built-in API classes and methods. And beginners find it really hard to memorize the ...

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