Java For Dummies, 6th Edition
By Burd
Publisher: Wiley / For Dummies
Final Release Date: March 2014
Pages: 432

Learn to:

  • Combine several smaller programs to create a biggerprogram
  • Use new features and tools in Java 8
  • Create basic Java objects and reuse code
  • Handle exceptions and events

Jump into Java! The bestselling Java book for beginners isnow fully updated for Java 8

Java is everywhere, runs on almost any computer, and is theengine that drives the coolest applications. If you’ve alwayswanted to learn Java, Java For Dummies is your ticket toJava success! Featuring updates on Java 8, this hands-on guide iswritten in an easy-to-read manner and is the perfect resource toget you running with Java in a jiffy!

  • The Java scoop — get an overview of Java, featuring newtools and enhancements in Java 8, including new libraries, parallelframeworks, and more
  • Building blocks — find out how to work with Java classesand methods
  • Get loopy — understand the value of variables and learnto control program flow with loops or decision-makingstatements
  • Stay classy — explore classes and objects, constructors,and subclasses, and find out how to reuse code
  • A click ahead — jump into variables, use arrays andcollections, and create programs that respond to mouse clicks

Visit the companion website for all the code from the bookand additional material

Open the book and find:

  • Definitions of terms associated with Java
  • Java syntax and an object-oriented programming overview
  • How to save time and effort by reusing code
  • All about if, for, switch, and while statements
  • The enhanced multimedia capabilities of Java 8
  • Updates for Android and other new tools
  • How to write Java applets
  • Tips to avoid common mistakes
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