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Java 8: New Features

March 21st, 2012 Leave a comment 2 comments
Java 8: New Features

We have waited in anxious anticipation for the new features that will be available in Java 8, most of which were previously intended for Java 7 but had to be postponed. Now, Oracle promises us a “Revolution, not Evolution” with the new version. What does the future of the Java language hold? At the 2011 JavaOne conference, Mark Reinhold, the chief architect for Java at Oracle, gave the audience a peek at what to expect in Java 8 and spoke a little about upcoming plans for Java 9. It was unfortunate that of the five key improvements that… View full post »