P1.0 (Printing) - 19 March 2014

First printing.

B8.0 - 12 February 2014

  • Second copyediting is complete. Typesetting is next.
  • Fixed indentations of code.
  • Addressed suggestions/corrections from book forum and errata, and acknowledged the contributors.
  • Ensured all examples work with the updated Java 8 Release candidate (build 1.8.0-ea-b128).

B7.0 - 27 January 2014

  • Fixed a few minor errors/typos.
  • Ensured all examples work with the updated Java 8 Developer Preview Release (build 1.8.0-ea-b124).

B6.0 - 13 January 2014

Indexing is complete.

B5.0 - 28 December 2013

Copyediting is complete. Indexing is next.

B4.0 - 16 December 2013

  • Updated code and related text to Java-8 Developer Preview Release (build 1.8.0-ea-b120)
  • Addressed suggestions/corrections from book forum and errata, and acknowledged the contributors.
  • Added a section on dealing with exceptions.
  • Provided more details on using Collectors and related operations.
  • Included an example of using flatMap().
  • Content-complete and heading to production.

B3.0 - 19 September 2013

  • Updated code and related text to Java-8 Developer Preview Release (build 1.8.0-ea-b106).
  • Updated select code examples to use newly added JDK methods.
  • Addressed suggestions/corrections from book forum, reviewers, and errata.

B2.0 - 19 July 2013

  • Updated code and related text to Java-8 pre-release build 99.
  • Addressed suggestions/corrections from book forum, reviewers, and errata, and acknowledged the contributors.
  • Fixed known typos and reworded a few sentences.

B1.0 - 06 March 2013

Initial beta release.