5 Minutes Series

NetCat for NetBeans IDE explained in less than 5…

The NetBeans IDE is Oracle’s official development IDE for Java (and increasingly popular with PHP, Web, JavaScript and other non-Java developers). NetBeans 8.1 is...
Mark Stephens
1 min read

Java 8 Optional Explained in 5 minutes

In my previous Java 8 series articles, we discussed Lambda Expression, Streams API, Default Methods and Method References., Repeating Annotations and Consumer Supplier. This...
Ernest Duodu
2 min read

Java 8 Consumer Supplier Explained in 5 minutes

At IDR Solutions we use Java 8 for the development of our products (a Java PDF Viewer and SDK, PDF to HTML5 converter and a Java ImageIO replacement). In my...
Ernest Duodu
1 min read

Java 8 Repeating Annotation Explained in 5 minutes

At IDRSolutions, I have been working on our new JavaFX PDF viewer implementation. In doing so , I have been taking advantage of the new features...
Ernest Duodu
1 min read

Java 8 Method References explained in 5 minutes

At IDR Solutions we use Java 8 for the development of our products (a Java PDF Viewer and SDK, PDF to HTML5 converter and a Java ImageIO replacement). As I...
Ernest Duodu
3 min read