1. Objects and persistence in databases


    There are situations where Object-oriented programming (OOP) isn't the best fit, and I keep coming across more of them. Way back when I was working on our graduation project, I had my first taste of Object-relational mapping (ORM), and I thought it was pretty nifty. However, I've come to realize that ORM is just trying to fix a problem caused by OOP, or how OOP is usually implemented. [...]

  2. OOP and dependencies


    OOP is a paradigm that for a while now has left a certain bad after taste for me. It's not exactly caused by OOP itself, but how OOP is typically practised, or I dare say, misused. [...]