Streams and Lambdas in “Effective Java”

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Here is a good talk by Joshua Bloch.  Among other things, he touches on best practices for the use of streams and lambdas in Java 8+.  It has the following outline:

  • Prefer lambdas to anonymous classes
  • Prefer method references to lambdas
  • Favor standard functional interfaces
  • Use streams juidiciously
  • Use caution when making streams parallel

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