Pulp Dictionary: Top Ten Reasons to choose Java over um, C#
- Beauty. Let's face it, using uppercase for method names is mental.
- Free enterprise stacks, free frameworks, free IDEs, free everything! Buy now pay later.
- java.net, jcp.org - you can brew Java.
- Java is opensource - you can brew your own java.
- Java is supported by all vendors, except Microsoft. So that's two reasons in one ;)
- Swing, the sweetest GUI'est thing :) Just add Webstart.
- Java runs on Linux.
- Java runs on MacOS.
- Java runs on your cell phone.
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