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About Java

class Greeter {

    String getGreeting() {
        return "Hello, World!";
    }

}

Key Features of Java


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Modern

Java is a modern, fast-evolving language with releases every 6 months.

Statically-typed

Every expression has a type known at compile time.

Multi-paradigm

Java is primarily an object-oriented language, but has many functional features introduced in v1.8.

General purpose

Java is used for a variety of workloads like web, cloud, mobile and game applications.

Portable

Java was designed to be cross-platform with the slogan "Write once, run anywhere".

Garbage Collection

Java programs perform automatic memory management for their lifecycles.

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Community-sourced Java exercises

The Java track on Exercism has 17 concepts and 135 exercises to help you write better code. Discover new exercises as you progress and get engrossed in learning new concepts and improving the way you currently write.

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