In this video, Doug Winnie introduces the language Java and describes how Java was created and how it has evolved since it was first introduced to become one of the most popular languages to power web applications and apps for the Android ecosystem.
- [Instructor] Java got its start at Sun Microsystems…and was first released to the public in 1995.…Development of the language started in 1991…by James Gosling, Mike Sheridan, and Patrick Naughton…and was designed to be similar to C and C++…to help developers use their existing programming skills…for the new language.…Sun Microsystems was acquired by Oracle in 2009.…During development, Java was originally called Oak,…then renamed Green, and finally released as Java…from Java coffee, which is why the logo for Java…is of a steaming coffee cup.…
When it was launched, it promised, write once, run anywhere,…meaning that programs you created in Java…only needed to be coded once and they could run…on any platform that supported Java.…From the very beginning, there were five primary goals…in the creation of the Java language.…It must be simple, object-oriented, and familiar.…It must be robust and secure.…It must be architecture neutral and portable.…It must execute with high performance.…It must be interpreted, threaded, and dynamic.…
- The history of Java
- Setting up your development environment
- Working with values and variables
- Using methods and functions
- Capturing user input
- Creating conditional tests
- Using loops
- Creating and changing arrays
- Object-oriented programming in Java
- Defining permissions
- Extending classes
Skill Level Beginner
Java Essential Training for Studentswith Peggy Fisher3h 6m Intermediate
Computer Science Principles: The Internetwith Doug Winnie59m 30s Beginner
1. Intro to Java
2. Define Actions Using Code
3. Repeat Actions and Test for Conditions
4. Object-Oriented Programming Basics
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