In March, we discussed the possibility of var coming to Java. In the JavaOne keynote on Sunday, Java Language Architect for Oracle Brian Goetz discussed changes to the Java language. The changes are good news for everyday developer productivity. “One of the core language design values of the Java language is: Reading code is more […]

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The recently posted JEP 286, titled Local-Variable Type Inference, hints at the possible addition of var identifier to the Java platform. The inference could be done like this, for example : var list = new ArrayList(); // infers ArrayList var map = new HashMap(); // infers HashMap In the proposal it is said that this […]

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