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Please search (ctrl-click on “Java in General” too) for “Java Project” or “Beginners’ Project” (or similar) and you will find lots of people ask similar questions. You will probably find something useful in those threads.
Do you know anybody who wants an application? Maybe a local football club want to store their recent results in a database?
Joined: Oct 13, 2005
Codejam might be unsuitable if it is for solving difficult algorithms.