Georges Saab, VP of Java Development at Oracle kicks off JAXConf 2013 with his keynote on the future of Java. George will provide a glimpse of the future showcasing the vast opportunities that Java provides, as well as detail Oracle’s continued commitment to, stewardship of, and investment in Java technology. Filming courtesy of Marakana – www.marakana.com
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New modernising features for the enterprise framework arrive in Milestone 1.
Delay allows Chief Architect to squeeze in additional features – one of which may get Java into the iOS App Store.
You can now get some Java (and, if you feel like it, JavaFX) in your Raspberry Pi with the JDK 8 Developer Preview for ARM.
Java embedded device plans look to be heading in the right direction for Java 8, with the arrival of two new JSRs
After a lot of JCP wrangling, the Date Time API looks set for Java 8
More features for Java fall down the line, but this time for the right reasons as Oracle start to think cloud standardization shouldn’t be on the agenda. Yet.
Mark Reinholds forthright explanation of Project Jigsaws delay has failed to quell dissent – but we agree that its probably the right call.
Java 8 and Java SE 8 are stirring, with Chief Architect Mark Reinhold revealing more details of who is playing a part in August 2013’s big release. But no module system just yet!
Developers can now start to piece together what Project Jigsaw is all about, thanks to this early peek at the new modularised system for Java SE 8
An early draft review of JSR 308 shows the fight for some new Java schematics – annotations everywhere!
As proposals flood in for JDK 8, an old problem is finally addressed.