Covering literally everything there is to know about Java 8’s default methods.
There are new Javadoc tags used in Java 8: @apiNote, @implSpec and @implNote. Take a look at their history, meaning and use on command line and with Maven.
I’m laying out my new year’s resolutions for 2015.
I’m taking a look at my open source contributions and blogging achievements in 2014.
See how Java’s creation of instances of non-capturing lambda expressions can lead to unexpected and possibly bug-inducing behavior.
An argument for using multiple return statements in a method (as opposed to adhering to the single return myth).
Keeping references around to remove listeners is a hazard. ListenerHandles encapsulate the complexity and LibFX has an implementation.
Release post for LibFX 0.2.0 including and pointers to GitHub, Feature descriptions, Maven coordinates and the Javadoc.
A quick step by step guide how to use the JavaFX sources in Eclipse by attaching them to the current JDK.
Discussing the talk “Lambdas in Java: A peek under the hood” given by Brian Goetz at the goto; conference 2013 in Aarhus.