The year 2020 is unforgettable for many reasons but it turned out to be the best year for me as a Java Developer. Like many of us, I am a fan of making new year resolutions. This year, my new year resolution list also included making at least one contribution to Open Source Software. Little did I know, how it will really shape my year ahead.
Eclipse Collections already has
MutableMap.withMap method which allows merging a
MutableMap with any JDK Map and returns a
MutableMap. I contributed a similar method
ImmutableMap API. I also added
ImmutableMap.newWithMapIterable method so that a user can merge any
MapIterable type which includes
ImmutableMap as well. The new methods return a new
ImmutableMap because it is created only once and it does not have a put…
This has been such a turmoil this year with covid-19, I decided to pen down my adventures from the past. It certainly feels weird not being able to go out or travel anymore. I have been privileged enough to be able to travel around the world and explore all the places with depth and sanity.
I am a big fan of the North. It is just because I love winters. I appreciate the sun but I am born to enjoy the warmth from the fire burning from the fireplace or the cozy sweaters or the sun rays falling through the…