OverviewUsing JUnit assertions can feel a little unnatural when you are writing your unit tests. Using Hamcrest matchers you can easily create more readable unit tests and get better debug information when tests fail unexpectedly.
The core Hamcrest pattern matchers are now part of JUnit 4
Who should come
Anyone interested in learning more about Unit tests with Hamcrest
Code-along - bring your laptop to write unit tests or refactor your own unit tests with hamcrest