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Java 8 Released

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Java 8 has been released! Surely you've heard quite a bit about it already, as it's a major release and has been widely anticipated and available for early access for a while, but now Java SE 8 is available for download. You can get everything you need from Oracle:

There are a few pretty big changes to check out in Java 8 - Lambdas, in particular, are getting a lot of attention. Luckily, we've had quite a few resources covering new Java 8 features leading up to the release. Take a look at the some of the changes we've seen in depth already:

As well as the "Java 8 Friday Goodies" series from Data Geekery:

Happy coding, Java developers!

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