This week's book giveaway is in the OCAJP 8 forum. We're giving away four copies of OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I Study Guide and have Edward Finegan & Robert Liguori on-line! See this thread for details.
AnyApplet . . . . of course has no main(). But if you are talking applications - the JVM needs to know WHERE to start to decide which threads to invoke etc. therefore it NEEDS a main() to kick things off.
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