/** * This post is intended to be a 101 quickie for the less experienced. * It does not provide new or innovative ways of solving a certain problem, * just summarizes a topic the way I see it. * **/
Java 8 is coming with a lot of improvements/enhancements compared to the previous version. There are pretty many classes that have been updated, HashMap -as one of the most used data structure – is no exception. In this post, we are going to discover a new, important feature that Java 8 brings to us in case of hash collisions.