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Core Java Tutorial

Java was originally designed for interactive television, but it was too advanced for the digital cable television industry at that time. The language was initially called Oak after an oak tree that stood outside Gosling's office. Later the project went by the name Green and was finally renamed Java, from Java coffee. Gosling designed Java with a C/C++ style syntax that system and application programmers would find familiar.

Updated: 9-Apr-19