What you need to know about Java 13
Java 13 has been released on Sep 17th, 2019. Let’s take a look what’s inside, and what makes it different from the older versions.
Java 13 doesn’t have too many major updates which are usually called a JEP (Java Enhancement Proposal). Here is a list of JEPs which were delivered in the new version of Java:
- Switch Expressions (Preview)
- Text Blocks (Preview)
- Reimplement the Legacy Socket API
- Dynamic CDS Archives
- ZGC: Uncommit Unused Memory