Oracle plans to release 115 security patches on Tuesday, for vulnerabilities affecting a wide array of its products, including its flagship database, Java SE, Fusion Middleware and business applications.
No longer is BYOD a disconnected project with a handful of users... In fact, it's becoming an industry standard. BYOD can deliver improved user productivity, engagement and satisfaction, not to mention cost savings.
The difference between abstract classes and interfaces has long vexed Java developers. Find out how Java 8's default methods introduce both new complexity and new options to that familiar programming conundrum.
Java 8 treats methods as first-class citizens, which makes Java programming both more flexible and more functional. Get a quick video introduction to programming with first-class methods and using lambdas to express behaviors from the...
Java 8's lambda expressions make building multicore applications a reality for Java programmers, who can now access multicore support directly from the JDK libraries. The change may be late in coming, but better late than never.
Get introduced to the last but not least of new features that have improved Java's productivity since JDK 5: Autoboxing and unboxing, the enhanced for loop, static imports, varargs, and covariant return types.