This week's book giveaway is in the Reactive Progamming forum. We're giving away four copies of Reactive Streams in Java: Concurrency with RxJava, Reactor, and Akka Streams and have Adam Davis on-line! See this thread for details.
Visual Basic is a fully object-oriented language with a lot of similarity to Java. But it also has a lot of differences. It's also not the same as C#, even though it is a .NET language. This is the place to discuss issues specific to Visual Basic.