Closure in Java: fast and nice!

This entry is part 6 of 19 in the series Programming Languages

Working for two very important Banks, I have the need to play with Closure in Java. I have a lot of trouble looking at a good description of the subject, until I read a post on StackOverflow.

I have decided to re-cook this subject, adding a my specialized Example also.

Let’s start!

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Python functional programming

This entry is part 4 of 19 in the series Programming Languages

This article is a work in progress: it will be expanded by your comments…

Python is a very curios programming languages: it give you classes but also a strong function-oriented environment to play with. So, if you like functional programming (read: you like  Lisp and/or Erlang)  you should give python a closer look.

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Why I am starting to avoid Facebook

Privacy is important: in the last days I have read the following on Slashdot:

“A Facebook employee has given a tell-all interview with some very interesting things about Facebook's internals. Especially interesting are all the things relating to Facebook privacy. Basically, you don't have any. Nearly everything you’ve ever done on the site is recorded into a database. While they fire employees for snooping, more than a few have done it. There’s an internal system to let them log into anyone’s profile, though they have to be able to defend their reason for doing so.[…]

via Slashdot: News for nerds, stuff that matters.

La tattica comunicativa del grande B

Sono sempre rimasto sorpreso da come il grande B (Silvio Berlusconi) abbia svecchiato la politica sia dal punto di vista linguistico che da quello “comportamentale”.

Mentre dal punto di vista linguistico è giù stato detto molto, dal punto di vista comportamentale in pochi hanno analizzato la modalità di interrelazione del grande B: in parte perché è molto raffinata e complessa, ed in parte perché bisogna essere veramente svegli per rilevarla ed accorgersi che non è casuale, ma calibrata in modo tattico.

Alla redazione di Gioorgi.com pensiamo di avere molto da imparare dal grande G (più di quanto si potesse imparare da Giulio Andreotti o da Bettino Craxi) e quindi proviamo a dare una modesta descrizione della tattica comunicativa del  grande G.

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