One of the biggest updates ever to a major language finally ships, delivering many new and very interesting features.
The single most important change in Java 8 enables faster, clearer coding and opens the door to functional programming. Here’s how it works.
The new release of Java makes it simple to perform parallel operations on arrays — leading to substantially better performance with minimal additional code.
State of the Lambda: Libraries Edition
A 10-minute video tutorial on first-class functions and lambdas in Java 8, presented by the authors of Java 8 In Action.