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Wednesday Links - Edition 2020-06-24

Random values in Spring Boot properties ( 20 sec read ) πŸ”€

R2DBC in Spring 5.3 ( 20 sec read ) πŸ€–

Why is it good practice to set -Xms along -Xmx java flag while using Concurrent Mark Sweep (CMS) collector? ( 8 min read ) 🎌

ImSter - Image Steganographer ( 2 min read ) πŸ–ΌοΈ

AdoptOpenJDK to Become Eclipse Adoptium ( 3 min read ) πŸŒ‘

Breaking the monolith... ( 15 sec read ) πŸ—Ώ

Zoe: The missing companion for Kafka ( 1 min read ) πŸ§‘β€πŸ€β€πŸ§‘

Java Feature Spotlight: Sealed Classes ( 16 min read ) πŸ’Œ

JDK 15: The new features in Java 15 ( 3 min read ) πŸŽ‰

JPMS impact on accessibility ( 2 min read ) πŸ”₯

A new concurrent hash map ( 4 min read ) πŸš„

Distroless Containers: Hype or True Value? ( 10 min read ) 🚒

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