I am sharing the announcement published on NetBeans Dream Team mailing list by Tinuola Awopetu AS IS here:
NetBeans IDE 8.0 delivers comprehensive support for the latest Java 8 technologies--Java SE 8, Java SE Embedded 8, and Java ME Embedded 8. The IDE also provides a range of new enhancements for Maven and Java EE with PrimeFaces; new tools for HTML5, in particular for AngularJS; and improvements to PHP and C/C++ support.
Download NetBeans IDE 8.0!
- Java 8 technology support
- Java EE code generators for PrimeFaces
- New tools and performance enhancements for Maven
- New tools for coding AngularJS
- Tomcat 8.0 and TomEE support
- Support for PHP 5.5
- Enhancements for Subversion, Git and Mercurial
- NetBeans IDE 8.0 is available in English, Brazilian Portuguese, Japanese, Russian, and Simplified Chinese.
Complete list of features in NetBeans IDE 8.0
Video: What's New in NetBeans IDE 8.0
New Screencasts and Tutorials
Oracle Press Release