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Ships from and sold by Amazon. This book was literally the only material Heqd have used for the exam. When you miss a question, find out why you missed it, and go back later after you have forgotten the specific answers and try it again. Cracking the Coding Interview: The beginning section really changed my perspective on learning. RMI on steroids For our final trick I even rescheduled my test because I was missing so many of the questions. This is book is the opposite of concise, clear, and effective.

As a result of this being outdated, I had to take a few extra courses on Lynda to learn more recents ways of programming with Java Swing and Networking. If you want to learn Java, read this book.

When I was trying to learn how to develop for Android I quickly came to the decision that I needed to learn Java if I wanted to be any good at coding for Android.

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Write a customer review. What about reference variables? How do you get action events for two firstt buttons, when each button needs to do something different? As a result of this being outdated, I had to take a few extra courses on Lynda to learn more rec The only reason I gave this a 4 star is because I desperately want this book to be updated!


Who gets the Porsche, who gets the porcelain? Why did you decide 16 read this book? The whole book revolved around projects – the biggest of them was making a synthesizer in Java. It’s not your typical programming book and that’s what I love about it. Some books are just unnecessary.

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Have ever read any Technical book .16 a comic novel? Its unique approach not tirst shows you what you need to know about Java syntax, it teaches you to think like a Java programmer. But mostly its the fun way they present the topics. Don’t expect to get good on Netbeans, Eclipse and IntelliJ as this title teaches you none! Trivia About Head First Java. So learning the Head First way is more important than ever. She is also a Sun Certified Java Instructor and the founder of the world’s largest Java certification website, Javaranch.

I read through the book once and after each chapter, did the chapter quiz.