This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
Apart from the “big stuff”, related to extension methods, lambda, and the streams API, Java 8 also has a couple of minor, very subtle changes. One of them is the fact that you can now annotate an object several times with the same annotation!
Read this blog post for some more details.
When Java and SQL work together, great software can evolve. That's why we have created jOOQ. Follow me on blog.jooq.org