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Thierry Wasylczenko: How to avoid ruining your world with lambdas in Java 8

The code and the beast: Amid the hysteria over the upcoming lambda expressions in Java 8, I started noticing how I haven’t really seen anything critical of Project Lambda in the many months since their introduction into the language was made public. In reality, these already well-known lambdas are only spoken of positively as a net benefit for Java. But are they really as wonderful as an awesome bacon-cheeseburger after a long day? And will you ask for more lambdas if you are required to use them in your daily work...

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