The major new features in Java 8 center around lambda expressions, a functional programming construct that simplifies certain types of programming problems. John Moore demonstrates the power of lambdas by contrasting several implementations of a mathematical example using C++, Java without lambdas, and Java 8 with lambda expressions.
Many companies use SharePoint to store and share documents, but relatively few Java developers know how to access SharePoint web services from a Java client. In this Java tip, learn how to use CAML calls for CRUD operations in SharePoint's Copy and Lists web services.
The Java language's transient keyword isn't as well known as for , class , synchronized , and other familiar keywords; which makes it a perfect candidate for inclusion in a job interview questionnaire.
From assertions in JDK 1.4 to the forthcoming lambdas in Java 8, the
Java language has evolved considerably since its inception. The next several
articles in Java 101: The next generation present a toolbox of
essential Java language features, starting this week with assertions and