The Zoo has grown over the last 40 years from a tiny private animal menagerie to a small public zoo. It has numerous buildings and houses domestic and exotic animals like cows, horses, emus and even a few kangaroos.
Part of my goals for this site are to create some pet/portfolio projects and share the build process. I have some ideas floating around on a few things I’d like to create and share but wanted to wait until I finished the PD1 certification to start any. I’m a few weeks ahead on my study […]
I read an article the other day where Mat Ryer talked about a concept called “Line of Sight Coding” which he discussed as part of a talk he gave at a Golang conference a few years ago. The general concept is simple. Make your functions easy to read and understand by limiting how many times […]
I recently started reading The Pragmatic Programmer by Andrew Hunt and David Thomas. The book has come up a few times through social media and articles and it felt like it was something I needed to read (so far I love it!) Hunt and Thomas introduce a concept called Knowledge Portfolio which, boiled down, is […]
The Apex Developers Guide states that collections (List, Set, and Map) can only be nested up to four levels deep. From the documentation (at the time of this writing): Lists can contain any collection and can be nested within one another and become multidimensional. For example, you can have a list of lists of sets […]
Todays PD1 study had me reviewing SOQL. Most of the review was around things I already know and employ regularly, except for one thing – Date Literals. A fieldExpression can use a date literal to compare a range of values to the value in a date or dateTime field. Each literal is a range of time beginning with midnight (00:00:00). To […]