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re: I agree with you SimpleDateFormat is not as efficient as new Java 8+ Date & Time APIs are. Since this tutorial is for beginners, I tried to use...
 

I also agree with you, but since ISO time stamps are so common (I would say 95% of timestamp strings I had to process were ISO string) and I’ve seen a couple of bugs because of wrong parsing. So people should not start with SimpleDateFormatter at any circumstances IMO.

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