Java 8 Date Time API – DateTimeFormatterBuilder Example

java8

Along with lambda expression, virtual methods, streams and many other nice features, Java 8 has also updated a new Date and Time API which is maintained under the JSR-310. One of the greatest on this new API is that all the date and time related APIs are unified under the same package java.time. In my […]

Java 8 Date Time API – DateTimeFormatter Example

java8

Along with lambda expression, virtual methods, streams and many other nice features, Java 8 has also updated a new Date and Time API which is maintained under the JSR-310. One of the greatest on this new API is that all the date and time related APIs are unified under the same package java.time. In my […]

Java 8 Date Time API – LocalDateTime Example

java8

Along with lambda expression, virtual methods, streams and many other nice features, Java 8 has also updated a new Date and Time API which is maintained under the JSR-310. One of the greatest on this new API is that all the date and time related APIs are unified under the same package java.time. In my […]

Difference Between java.time.Period and java.time.Duration

java8

Along with lambda expression, virtual methods, streams and many other nice features, Java 8 has also updated a new Date and Time API which is maintained under the JSR-310. In my previous articles I have explained about the LocalDate and LocalTime . These new API has added very useful Period and Duration classes to ease […]

How To Convert From java.util.Date to Java 8 Date Time API?

java8

Along with lambda expression, virtual methods, streams and many other nice features, Java 8 has also updated a new Date and Time API which is maintained under the JSR-310. One of the greatest on this new API is that all the date and time related APIs are unified under the same package java.time. In my […]

Java 8 Date Time API – Instant Example

java8

Along with lambda expression, virtual methods, streams and many other nice features, Java 8 has also updated a new Date and Time API which is maintained under the JSR-310. One of the greatest on this new API is that all the date and time related APIs are unified under the same package java.time. In my […]

Java 8 Date Time API – LocalTime Example

java8

Along with lambda expression, virtual methods, streams and many other nice features, Java 8 has also updated a new Date and Time API which is maintained under the JSR-310. One of the greatest on this new API is that all the date and time related APIs are unified under the same package java.time. In my […]

Java 8 Date Time API – LocalDate Example

java8

Along with lambda expression, virtual methods, streams and many other nice features, Java 8 has also updated a new Date and Time API which is maintained under the JSR-310. One of the greatest on this new API is that all the date and time related APIs are unified under the same package java.time. This example […]

Java 8 – Functional Interfaces

java-thumbnail

What are Functional Interfaces? Functional interfaces are those interfaces that has single abstract method. According to Java 8 Specification, interface can be known as functional interface if there is a single method that is compliant with the below rules: If an interface has single abstract method, then it is known as the functional interface. A functional interface can have any […]

How Much Faster Is Java 8?

java-thumbnail

Java SE 8 was released last month (March 18, 2014). Traditionally, every new major JRE version comes with a free performance boost. Do we get another free lunch? And how big is the gain this time? Let’s benchmark it. Benchmark methodology Run the same code with 3 different JRE versions (SunJDK 1.6.0_26, OpenJDK 1.7.0_51 and OpenJDK 1.8.0). The code […]