You too can be a Java guru! From getting started to website andmobile app-building, here's the scoop
There's a lot to know about Java, the programming language thatlets you create all kinds of cool websites and mobile apps. Soisn't it great that all the important stuff is in this one handyguide? From what Java is and how to download it to creatinginteractive sites, working with databases, and writing simple gameprograms, here's just what you need to know!
Getting started — learn what Java does, download andinstall it, and work with the command-line tools and TextPad
All the basics — explore programming essentials,object-oriented programming concepts, and special programmingtechniques
Get in the Swing — find out how Swing lets you writeprograms that respond when the user clicks a button or typestext
Fun with files and databases — use Java's databaseinterface and XML features to work with stored data
Let's play — fiddle with fonts and colors, draw pictures,work with images and media, and create animations
Visit the companion website at www.dummies.com/go/javaaiofd3efor all the code listings in this book plus bonus chapters aboutEclipse, JavaBeans, BigDecimals, and using menus.