JavaOne 2013: Enhanced Metadata (Annotations) in Java SE 8
By Sharon Zakhour on Sep 25, 2013
On Wednesday, September 25th, Alex Buckley (Oracle), Joe Darcy (Oracle), and Michael Ernst (University of Wisconsin), gave a presentation entitled Enhanced Metadata in Java SE 8 [CON1861]. This presentation outlined the improvements coming to the metadata features of the Java language, specifically type annotations and repeating annotations.
For more information about these new features, see the Annotations lesson in the Java tutorial.