JVM Resources

Posted on January 10, 2020  (Last modified on October 23, 2022 )
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Java is a language/platform maintained by Oracle. It’s known for it’s “Write-Once-Run-Anywhere” mantra and, in my opinion, for its verbosity.


Kotlin is a cross-platform, statically-typed language that often targets the JVM. It’s used for web development, Android development, and much more.


Android is a mobile operating system designed primarily for touchscreen mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets. Development is done predominantly in Kotlin or Java.


Clojure is a modern, dynamic, and functional dialect of the Lisp programming language that can be built to target many platforms, although predominantly the JVM or JavaScript.


Scala combines object-oriented and functional programming in one concise, high-level language. Note: Most of these examples will be using Scala 2.X

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