Beginning Java 7:
by Jeff Friesen

Beginning Java 7: <br>by Jeff Friesen
Item# 1430239093
List price: $39.99
Softpro Price: $35.99

Beginning Java 7 guides you through this language and a huge assortment of platform APIs according to the following table of contents:

  • Chapter 1: Getting Started with Java
  • Chapter 2: Discovering Classes and Objects
  • Chapter 3: Exploring Advanced Language Features
  • Chapter 4: Touring Language APIs
  • Chapter 5: Collecting Objects
  • Chapter 6: Touring Additional Utility APIs
  • Chapter 7: Creating and Enriching Graphical User Interfaces
  • Chapter 8: Interacting with Filesystems
  • Chapter 9: Interacting with Networks and Databases
  • Chapter 10: Parsing, Creating, and Transforming XML Documents
  • Chapter 11: Working with Web Services
  • Chapter 12: Java 7 Meets Android

    What you’ll learn

  • The entire Java language, including Java 7-specific features such as switch on string, try-with-resources, final rethrow, multicatch, and SafeVarargs
  • A huge assortment of Java 7 APIs, beginning with those APIs oriented toward the language itself, and including Java 7-specific APIs such as the Fork/Join Framework, Objects, JLayer, and NIO.2
  • Various Java 7 tools, starting with the javac compiler and java application launcher
  • How to create user interfaces, working with web services, and a whole lot more
  • The basics of getting started with Android app development

    Who this book is for

    This book targets the following groups of developers:

  • Newcomers, skilled (to some degree) in other programming languages but with no previous exposure to Java
  • Intermediate Java developers, skilled in the fundamentals of Java prior to Java 7 and looking to increase their understanding of Java 7 language/API changes
  • All developers looking beyond standard Java, who want to leverage Java 7 to create mobile apps via Android
  • Even advanced Java developers may find a few items of interest


    Unless otherwise noted above, most orders ship within 1 to 2 days. We will promptly notify you if there is a stock problem with any items on your order and provide you with an estimated delivery date. If you have a firm need by date, please provide such information in the comment section at checkout.

    Publisher: Apress
    Page Count (est.): 898
    ISBN10: 1430239093
    ISBN13: 9781430239093
    Cover: Paperback
    Pub Date: 11/17/2011