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March 22, 2019
The latest version of the Java Platform, Standard Edition, delivers new features to make developers more productive with the Java programming language.
February 19, 2019
Interested in Java functional programming? The first place you need to start, especially if you use the Streams API, is with this Java Function interface example.
February 04, 2019
Here's a quick look at the Java var keyword and what it looks like when you use inferred types in your code.
December 13, 2018
Don't be intimidated by the prospect of doing functional programming in Java. This step-by-step example will help you learn basic Java lambda syntax quickly and effectively.
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