Archive for the ‘Java’ Category

Java Objects

Wednesday, April 17th, 2019

If I do a search on Google for “objects in java”, one of the first items that comes up under “What is a class and object in Java?” is “Classes and Objects in JavaClasses and Objects are basic concepts of ObjectOriented Programming which revolve around the real life entities. Class. A class is a user defined blueprint or prototype from which objects are created.”

In our tutorials we explain what our blueprint is – The Blue Ridge Parkway! It is one of the reasons we have developed these tutorials – in order to give readers a down to earth explanation of why we create classes and what objects are.

Java Static Method

Wednesday, April 17th, 2019



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Because Java has such a large “installed base”, meaning it is used a lot, it’s site is large and changes somewhat often. We will point you to where you need to go to install Java and our tutorials will take it for granted that you have it installed and move on from there.

The entry point for a Java program is the main method:

However, we have not asked the program to do anything just yet, so if you ran this code it will compile but you will not see any results. Let’s get it to print something:



Java’s Standing

Wednesday, April 17th, 2019

Tiobe has a good reputation for ranking programming languages and here is how Java stacks up:

Java’s Long Term History

As you research which programming languages you want to begin learning, Java will be right at the top. It has a huge “installed base”, so it will be around for a long time.