Oracle Java 8 Launched with Lambda Expressions for Parallelism

Oracle gathered journalists from across the world this week to mark the official launch of Java 8 with the European leg of meetings staged Prague, Czech Republic. The company has described this new Java as the “most significant reengineering” of the language and platform since its launch.

Perhaps it may be more accurate to say that it is the most significant reengineering since Java SE 5.0, which was built with additional power from Generics