Sams Teach Yourself Java in 21 Days (Covering Java 7 and Android), 6th Edition

Sams Teach Yourself Java in 21 Days (Covering Java 7 and Android), 6th Edition
  • Paperback: 720 pages
  • Publisher: Sams; 6th edition (August 12, 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0672335743
  • ISBN-13: 978-0672335747
eBook Description:

Sams Teach Yourself Java in 21 Days (Covering Java 7 and Android), 6th Edition

The newest edition of Sams Teach Yourself Java in 21 Days (Covering Java 7 and Android), 6th Edition adds coverage of Java 7 and places a special emphasis on Android programming, capitalizing on the fastest-growing area of Java programming. There is a new chapter on Android development and additional material where appropriate throughout the book. Another significant change for this edition is to drop coverage of the JDK in favor of NetBeans, the free, integrated IDE for Java. NetBeans works on Windows, Linux and Mac; is free and open source; and has become a solid IDE. A new appendix walks readers through the process of installing NetBeans and creating a sample application.

The newest edition of Sams Teach Yourself Java in 21 Days (Covering Java 7 and Android), 6th Edition adds coverage of Java 7 and places a special emphasis on Android programming, capitalizing on the fastest-growing area of Java programming. There is a new chapter on Android development and additional material where appropriate throughout the book. Another significant change for this edition is to drop coverage of the JDK in favor of NetBeans, the free, integrated IDE for Java. NetBeans works on Windows, Linux and Mac; is free and open source; and has become a solid IDE. A new appendix walks readers through the process of installing NetBeans and creating a sample application.

Sams Teach Yourself Java in 21 Days (Covering Java 7 and Android), 6th Edition continues to be one of the most popular, best-selling Java tutorials on the market. Written by an expert technical writer, it has been acclaimed for its clear and personable writing, for its extensive use of examples, and for its logical and complete organization.

New To This Edition

The newest edition of Sams Teach Yourself Java in 21 Days (Covering Java 7 and Android), 6th Edition adds coverage of Java 7 and places a special emphasis on Android programming, capitalizing on the fastest-growing area of Java programming. There is a new chapter on Android development and additional material where appropriate throughout the book.

Another significant change for this edition is to drop coverage of the JDK in favor of NetBeans, the free integrated IDE for Java. NetBeans works on Windows, Linux and Mac; is free and open source; and has become a solid IDE.  The JDK is hard for beginners, particularly if they have never used the command line environment in Windows.  A new appendix walks the reader through the process of installing NetBeans and creating a sample application.

Features

  • Updated and expanded to cover Java 7 – version 7 of the Java Standard Edition SDK
  • Special emphasis placed on Android programming and NetBeans, the free integrated IDE for Java
  • Previous editions have been acclaimed for clear and personable writing, for high-quality examples, and for logical and complete organization

Sams Teach Yourself Java in 21 Days (Covering Java 7 and Android), 6th Edition continues to be one of the most popular, best-selling Java tutorials on the market. Written by an expert technical writer, it has been acclaimed for its clear and personable writing, for its extensive use of examples, and for its logical and complete organization.

The newest edition of Sams Teach Yourself Java in 21 Days (Covering Java 7 and Android), 6th Edition adds coverage of Java 7 and places a special emphasis on Android programming, capitalizing on the fastest-growing area of Java programming. There is a new chapter on Android development and additional material where appropriate throughout the book. Another significant change for this edition is to drop coverage of the JDK in favor of NetBeans, the free, integrated IDE for Java. NetBeans works on Windows, Linux and Mac; is free and open source; and has become a solid IDE. A new appendix walks readers through the process of installing NetBeans and creating a sample application.

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