Why was this new feature so critical, and could static and default methods on interfaces be more important than the all-singing, all-dancing lambdas?
A selection of resources for Java 8 adopters, with a special focus on lambdas and the new Date-Time APIs, as well as some other handy bits.
JSR-310 spec lead Stephen Colebourne says that inclusion is a major step for the project.
2013 is shaping up to be a big and exciting year in Java development. Heres five reasons why…
After a lot of JCP wrangling, the Date Time API looks set for Java 8
Mark Reinholds forthright explanation of Project Jigsaws delay has failed to quell dissent – but we agree that its probably the right call.