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March 07, 2019
Red Hat's Quarkus project aims to raise Java up to the cloud and update the popular programming language for cloud-based computing situations and projects.
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.
January 01, 2019
The functional consumer interface is a key part of the Java Streams API. Here is a simple Consumer interface example to show you how to use this Java component.
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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