Linked by vodoomoth on Fri 24th Sep 2010 22:56 UTC
Java Oracle has made some decisions about Java: in order to release JDK 7 in the middle of next year, they have decided to change priorities and specifically, postpone three features: Jigsaw, Lambda and Coin.
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What about Java on desktop?
by svellanki on Sun 26th Sep 2010 01:58 UTC
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This might be about the Java platform more than the language though, what is the point of being portable if you cannot dare to use it for desktop apps. JavaFX is #FAIL. Scripting languages for JVM can in fact make it easier for app development, but not as long as Swing is easier to deal with

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