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What Future Java Might Look Like#post#java‑next #project‑valhalla #generics #value‑types
Java's future is full of cool advances: data classes, value types, generics over primitives, pattern matching, etc. Let's peek into Java's future!
Impulse: "Adventures On The Road to Valhalla"#post#java‑next #impulse #project‑valhalla #generics #value‑types
A summary of Brian Goetz' talk "Adventures On The Road to Valhalla" given at JVMLS in August 2015. Focused on generic specialization and the two prototypes.
Value-Based Classes#post#java‑8 #java‑next #project‑valhalla #value‑types
An explanation of value-based classes in Java 8. Why do they exist? What are their limitations? How (not) to use them?
Why Isn't Optional Serializable?#post#java‑next #java‑8 #optional #serialization #value‑types
Discussing the reasons for not making Java 8's new type Optional serializable.