Intuitive, Robust Date and Time Handling, Finally Comes to Java
Apr 21, 2014
Date and time are fundamental concepts to many applications, yet Java SE had no good API to handle them; until now! With Java SE 8, java.time provides a well-structured API to cover date and time. In this article, JSR-310 (Java Date and Time API's) spec-lead and Jodatime author Stephen Colbourne discusses the new API's as well as the background for Date and Time handling in Java 8.
Save the Day with Noda Time
Jun 16, 2010
Jon Skeet presents Noda Time, a .NET port of Joda Time which is a Java library for handling date and time. Skeet discusses the troubles handling date and time with the standard .NET API, and how Noda Time simplifies and solves those issues.