The official release of Java EE 8 has been postponed after the team formally launched it in September 2014. Now, almost one year after the formal announcement, another round of formalities and demands sees a 2017 release schedule.
The new proposition to make G1 the star of the garbage collecting show has started to gather speed and there’s a decent amount of Java heads not happy about it. If your app has a small footprint, perhaps you’ll be worse off.
To celebrate 20 years of Java, you are cordially invited to the Java Museum – a community sourced collection of curious artefacts, vintage links and fond memories from 20 years of Java.
In the latest on the ongoing Oracle vs Google API drama, the administration of US President Barack Obama has sided with Oracle, after the courts had asked for the President’s intervention in their Java copyright war.
Oracle’s announces last critical patch update for Java 7, while exposing a number of remotely executable security threats for Java applications.
Oracle’s sneaky Ask toolbar installation has long made enemies of Windows users. Now with the 8u40 update, the Java overlords have decided that Mac OS X users deserve to suffer as well.
Oracle’s latest JDK update brings a number of enhancements to memory management, Nashorn and JavaFX that should be warmly welcomed in the Java community.
Avatar’s days are numbered. After months of tumbleweed tumbling through the Avatar project, Oracle has performed a sharp u-turn and cancelled its plans for an Avatar 2.0 release.
Oracle has withdrawn their support for JavaFX Embedded, however JavaFX continues to be provided as a fully supported part of the Oracle JDK 8 product on x86 platforms. Are we seeing the beginning of the end for JavaFX on embedded systems?
Brian Goetz talks us through the latest version of Java and the addition of new language features like Lambda expressions and streams.
The latest in the Google vs Oracle battle has now climbed to dizzying legal heights, with the U.S. Supreme Court asking the Obama administration to weigh in on the Java copyright war.
A leaked internal memo claims the company’s executive vice president is to be named president of Oracle.
Oracle has begun removing JAR files from the Java runtime system as it searches for the final piece of the Java modularization puzzle.
Alex Zhitnitsky takes us behind the scenes of Java 9 and shows us how new features come to life.