Lambdas lambdas lambdas. That’s all you ever hear when talking about Java 8. But that’s just one part. Java 8 has a lot of new features - some are powerful new classes and idioms, while others are just things that should have been there from the get-go.

I wanted to go over ten new features which I consider to be little gems definitely worth knowing about. There are bound to be at least one or two you'd like to try, so let’s get going!

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