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Java in Easy Steps : Covers Java 9 (Paperback) (Mike McGrath)

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Java in easy steps, 6th edition instructs you how to easily create your own exciting Java programs. Now, updated for Java 9, it contains separate chapters on the major features of the Java language. Complete example programs with colorized code illustrate each important aspect of Java programming – all in easy steps.

This book assumes no previous knowledge of any programming language so it's ideal for the newcomer to computer programming. Each chapter builds your knowledge of Java. By the end of this book you will have gained a sound understanding of the Java language and be able to write your own Java programs and compile them into executable files that can be run on any Java-enabled computer.

This 6th edition of Java in easy steps covers the new features of Java 9, including:

  • REPL (a Read-Eval-Print-Loop) – a new feature of Java 9. This is an interactive shell named JShell, which will be demonstrated in this edition of the book. With JShell, users can quickly run Java statements. It acts in a similar way to the Python interpreter.
  • How to create an Android app, as the core libraries in the Android operating system provide Java functionality.
  • Table of Contents:

    1. Getting started
    2. Performing operations
    3. Making statements
    4. Directing values
    5. Manipulating data
    6. Creating classes
    7. Importing functions
    8. Building interfaces
    9. Recognizing events
    10. Deploying programs
    Number of Pages: 192
    Genre: Computers + Internet
    Series Title: In Easy Steps
    Format: Paperback
    Publisher: Pgw
    Author: Mike McGrath
    Language: English
    Street Date: December 5, 2017
    TCIN: 52283193
    UPC: 9781840787535
    Item Number (DPCI): 248-44-8343
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