Posted in Groovy Java 10

One of the first fruits of Project Amber, Local-Variable Type Inference (JEP 286), has been…

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Clearer Code with JDK 10 Local Variable Type Inference

Posted in Humor Software Development

I previously blogged on how to effectively sweep problems under the rug in Java, but…

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Diverting Blame Effectively in Software Development

Posted in Java (General)

I have occasionally run into a situation in which I have needed to introduce a…

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Forward-Looking with Java’s @Deprecated

Posted in Java (General)

It appears likely that “raw string literals” are coming to Java. JEP 326 (“Raw String…

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Raw String Literals Coming to Java

Posted in Java (General) Valhalla

There have been some interesting posts this week and in recent weeks that provide more…

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Updates on JavaFX, Valhalla, Data Classes, and Java’s Floating-Point