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Java proposal would spot data races with a thread sanitizer

The effort would explore possibilities for integrating HotSpot and the JVM tool interface with performance monitoring and analysis

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Write a purely functional Bubble Sort application

Improve a classic, object-oriented sort application using Java's functional programming capabilities

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Functional programming for Java developers, Part 2

Rewrite object-oriented code using functional techniques. Get started with lambdas, method references, functional interfaces, and the Streams API in Java

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JDK 12 roadmap: The new features coming to Java 12

The first beta builds are available, with switch expressions to improve coding and allow pattern matching, and raw string literals to simplify multiline expressions

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Java 101: Functional programming for Java developers, Part 1

Optimize your Java code with these five functional programming techniques

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So long, JCP: Eclipse has a new Java spec process in mind

The Eclipse Foundation seeks an open source, lightweight, code-first approach to evolving enterprise Java

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Swift, Go, and R vie for Tiobe Top 10, but for how long?

Emerging languages claim top slots in the Tiobe index, but limitations could cap developer enthusiasm over the long term

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Java Challengers #4: Comparing Java objects with equals() and hashcode()

What is the contract between equals() and hashcode()? Learn how these methods work together when comparing Java objects

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Oracle and Intel seek to build a Java API for SIMD support

The Java Vector API aims to provide a mechanism to write complex vector algorithms in Java

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Java 101: Mastering Java exceptions, Part 2

Take your Java exceptions to the next level with stack traces, exception chaining, try-with-resources, final re-throw, and more

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Git might replace Mercurial for Java’s source-code management

Project Skara would provide prototypes for hosting Java Development Kit (JDK) 12

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Java Challengers #3: Polymorphism and inheritance

Challenge yourself, with this brain-teasing introduction to method invocation in polymorphic method calls

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Eclipse IDE Photon release train arrives with Rust but no Jakarta EE

The 2018 release offers native Eclipse IDE capabilities for the Rust and C# languages, as well as new Java support

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Java 101: Mastering Java exceptions, Part 1

Everything you need to know about throwing, trying, catching, and cleaning up after Java exceptions

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Oracle now requires a subscription to use Java SE

One-time licenses won’t be available for Java SE 8 or later, but separate support contracts also go away

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Kotlin tutorial: Get started with Kotlin

Kotlin can provide huge benefits to developers currently working on Java and Android projects--here’s how

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Nashorn JavaScript engine for JVM could be axed

OpenJDK proposal says maintaining Nashorn has become a challenge due to rapid changes to the ECMAScript language

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Java 101: Datastructures and algorithms in Java, Part 5

In addition to singly linked lists, Java offers several other types of list that you can use to search and sort stored data in your Java programs.

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