Coming up this month there is a Virtual Developer Day for Java where you can watch educational tutorials on Java SE, Java EE and Java Embedded. The three tracks offer a lot of varied information:
- 52 New Features in Java SE 8: A quick look at what's coming in the next big release.
- Application Development with JavaFX: Building JavaFX applications using Scene Builder and the JavaFX 2 API.
- Lambda Expressions: Bringing a more functional approach to the Java language.
- WebSocket 1.0 Presentation and Demo: "This rapidly adopted network protocol that is a foundational piece of the HTML5 standard gives Java EE developers the ability to add efficient, asynchronous bidirectional messaging into their web applications, enabling them to make their web applications more active and engaging."
- Batch 1.0 Presentation and Demo: The first Java API standard for building batch applications.
- Concurrency 1.0 and Demo: Adding asynchronous capabilities to Java EE 7 applications.
- JAX-RS 2 Presentation: Looking at new features introduced into JAX-RS 2.0 for building web services.
- JMS 2 Presentation: Highlights improvements to the Java Messaging Service.
- Do you like coffee with your dessert? Java and the Raspberry Pi: How Java can be used on these hardware hobby boards.
- Unleash the Power of Oracle Java ME Embedded 3.3: The Raspberry Pi and the Keil Board: Delve into the Orcale Java ME Embedded 3.3 platform.
- Hacking with Java and the Raspberry Pi Tutorial:"a chance to see Java and JavaFX technologies running on a very accessible embedded platform, as well as learn tips and tricks on how to easily get up and running on the Raspberry Pi."
The date of the Virtual Developer Day changes depending on where you are watching from (remember to register):
Americas/Canada - Wednesday June 19, 2013
- 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. PDT
- 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. EDT
- 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. BRT
EMEA/Africa/Middle East - Tuesday June 25th, 2013
- 9:00:00 a.m. - 1:00pm BST
- 10:00:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.CEST
- 1:30:00 p.m. - 5:30:00 p.m. IST
- 12:00:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. MSK
- 08:00:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Corresponding UTC (GMT)