New language features

Oracle’s Brian Goetz on Java 8

Coman Hamilton
Brian Goetz speaks to Angelika Langer at the JAX 2014 conference. © S&S Media

Brian Goetz talks us through the latest version of Java and the addition of new language features like Lambda expressions and streams.

“There definitely is a learning curve,” says Brian Goetz about the new features of Java 8, no doubt one of the most important releases the Java community has ever seen.

Together with Java expert Angelika Langer, Oracle’s Java language architect fields questions from the community about the new language features in Java 8 in this talk filmed at the JAX 2014 conference in Mainz, Germany.

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Coman Hamilton
Coman was Editor of JAXenter.com at S&S Media Group. He has a master's degree in cultural studies and has written and edited content for numerous news, tech and culture websites and magazines, as well as several ad agencies.

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