"What is a MEAP?" - is a video tutorial from Manning Publications.
The video can be found here: http://youtu.be/N_CRbc-h0A0
What's a MEAP?
The manipulation of strings is a quite common activity for which the programmer undertakes responsibility fairly frequently. In Java, strings are of a distinct data type, that are implemented as literal constants.
While parts of the cloud IT that are still being hyped are changing rapidly, the whole segment is not past the hype yet. The cloud report  that Gartner published 9 months ago still holds true today.
The most recently completed Java.net poll, which was submitted by Walter Nyland, asked the community about which technologies represent the future of the view layer in Java EE apps. A total of 245 votes were cast in the Java 8 poll, and two comments were posted. The exact question and results were:
Hurray Java 8 is out! See for more information at http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/overview/java8-2100321.html
After all these years, Java 8 is finally available. Of course, I have used it for about a year, while writing my book Java SE 8 for the Really Impatient. But I switched
JAVA_HOME and the
PATH whenever I worked on the book.