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    Smile What the the Pros of Java vs. other languages?

    I've been studying java for about a week now and going through manuals, and was wondering what the advantages of java are over other languages such as C++, Visual Basic/Script, and Action script.

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    Great question. Java's primary strengths:
    - Very easy compared to most languages
    - Write once, run anywhere (no mac to pc, pc to mac problems)
    - Automatic memory management
    - Complete class library included
    - It isn't .net

    Java FTW!

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