Introduction to Java
New to programming language? Want to learn java? Then you came to right place. This tutorial will help you to learn java programming in a week, but as you know practice makes a man perfect so please practice all the concepts daily that you learn here.
What is Java?
Java is one of the most widely used programming language. Java is a high-level, robust, secured and object-oriented programming language.
Java was developed by Sun Microsystems in 1995 by James Gosling and his team.
Uses of Java
According to Sun, around 3 billion devices run on java some of them are given below:
- Smart Cards
- Web Development
- Desktop Applications
- and much more..
Types of Java Application
Applications that run on serever-side is known as web applications
This applications runs on desktop or windows like antivirus, media player. AWT and Swing are used in java to create such applications.
An application that is distributed in nature. Such as banking applications. It provides high-level of security.
Java is used to create mobile applications. Also java is used for creating android apps.