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Lambda: A Peek Under the Hood
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| by Brian Goetz Follow 8 Followers on Jul 13, 2014 |

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Brian Goetz explains how lambda expressions are implemented using the invokedynamic instruction introduced in Java SE 7.

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Brian Goetz has been a professional software developer for more than twenty five years. Brian is the author of the very successful ‘Java Concurrency in Practice’, and has written over 75 articles on Java development. He was the specification lead for JSR-335 (Lambda Expressions for the Java Language) and has served on numerous other JCP Expert Groups. Brian is the Java Language Architect at Oracle

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