Learn Java the Easy Way: A Hands-On Introduction to Programming

Book Cover
Average Rating
No Starch Press
Pub. Date:
Java is the world’s most popular programming language, but it’s known for having a steep learning curve. The editors at No Starch Press have worked to lower that learning curve with Bryson Payne’s latest book, Learn Java the Easy Way. Finally, a hands-on introduction to learning Java programming that will take you from absolute beginner to building Android and desktop apps.Bryson Payne, author of the best-selling Teach Your Kids to Code, begins with a Java crash course designed to bring first time programmers up to speed in JShell, an exciting new Java tool that simplifies Java development by allowing programmers to run single lines of code to get immediate feedback. Next, Payne takes you step-by-step through creating Java-based mobile and desktop apps including a guessing game, secret message encoder, and a multi-touch Android app.As you build you’ll learn how to use conditions, loops, and variables; create reusable methods; build a graphical user interface (GUI) and animations; even how to debug your code and deal with common mistakes.Learn how to:-Use JShell to test short programs, and see the results of your work right away-Use conditions, loops, and methods-Create functions to reuse code and save time-Build a graphical user interface (GUI) and animations for desktop and Android apps-Share your apps with friends or the rest of the world-Debug your code and find, fix, and prevent common mistakesIf you’ve been thinking about learning Java, Learn Java the Easy will get you up to speed quickly, with minimal headache.
More Details
Also in this Series
More Like This
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID fcbc80e7-3b0a-d229-3bfc-589c3a677fff
full_title learn java the easy way a hands on introduction to programming
author payne bryson
grouping_category book
lastUpdate 2017-08-26 06:04:53AM

Solr Details

_version_ 1579501671937998848
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
author Payne, Bryson.
author-letter Payne, Bryson.
author_display Payne, Bryson
availability_toggle_arlington Entire Collection
callnumber_sort_arlington ON ORDER
collection_arlington On Order
date_added 2017-09-26T09:02:57.157Z
days_since_added -1
detailed_location_arlington Arlington Public Library On Order
format_arlington Book
format_boost 10
format_category_arlington Books
grouping_category book
id fcbc80e7-3b0a-d229-3bfc-589c3a677fff
isbn 9781593278052
item_details ils:.b19900338|.o11336845|Arlington Public Library On Order|ON ORDER|||2|true|false|||||On Order||can||
language Unknown
language_boost 1
language_boost_es 1
lexile_score -1
lib_boost_arlington 10
literary_form Non Fiction
literary_form_full Non Fiction
local_callnumber_arlington ON ORDER
local_callnumber_exact_arlington ON ORDER
local_callnumber_left_arlington ON ORDER
local_days_since_added_arlington -1
local_time_since_added_arlington 2 Months, Day, Month, On Order, Quarter, Six Months, Week, Year
num_holdings 2
owning_library_arlington Arlington Public Library On Order, Aurora Hills On Order, Central On Order, Cherrydale On Order, Columbia Pike On Order, Connection Crystal City On Order, Detention Center On Order, Glencarlyn On Order, Local History On Order, Plaza On Order, Shirlington On Order, Westover On Order
owning_location_arlington Central On Order
popularity 4
primary_isbn 9781593278052
publishDate 2017
publishDateSort 2017
publisher No Starch Press
rating 2.5
rating_facet oneStar, twoStar
record_details ils:.b19900338|Book|Books||Unknown|No Starch Press|20171017.|
recordtype grouped_work
scope_has_related_records a, arlington, c, d, g, h, o, p, s, u, v, w
scoping_details_arlington ils:.b19900338|.o11336845|On Order|On Order|false|false|true|false|false|true||||
target_audience Adult
target_audience_full Adult
time_since_added 2 Months, Day, Month, On Order, Quarter, Six Months, Week, Year
title Learn Java the Easy Way: A Hands-On Introduction to Programming
title_display Learn Java the Easy Way: A Hands-On Introduction to Programming
title_full Learn Java the Easy Way: A Hands-On Introduction to Programming Payne, Bryson.
title_short Learn Java the Easy Way: A Hands-On Introduction to Programming
title_sort learn java the easy way a hands-on introduction to programming
topic Coming Soon, On Order
topic_facet Coming Soon, On Order