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Java REPL with JShell and Bazel

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One great new feature of the upcoming Java 9 release is JShell, a Java REPL. Java is long overdue for an official REPL, so I was eager to try it out. I found...

Migrating from Gradle to Bazel

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We recently switched a collection of Java applications and libraries (in a monorepo) from Gradle to Bazel at Braintree. Overall, the transition went well and...

Partial Function Application in Java 8

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I’ve been doing some Java lately, and the new functional additions in Java 8 are interesting. Java still has a long way to go, but they made functional progr...