Scala Objects

For programmers already familiar with C++ or Java the concept of object in Scala looks interesting. In Scala object is a keyword and implicitly creates a singleton which is guaranteed to be unique. There is a anonymous class created for every object. It is important to note that Scala doesn’t have static methods or fields …

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Scala Introduction

This article provides a quick introduction to Scala programming language. What is Scala? Scala is acronym for “Scalable Language”. Scala integrates object-oriented and functional language concepts. Scala is often referred to as object-functional programming language. Scala source code gets compiled to Java byte-code and runs on the Java Virtual Machine (JVM). Java and Scala classes …

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Quick start with Scala

This article provides a quick start with Scala and to enables to write your first program with Scala.  Scala Installation Scala Pre-requisites To install the Scala software distribution we need Java run-time version 1.6 or higher. You can check this using “java -version” from the command line. C:\Users\mad>java -versionjava version “1.7.0_45″Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (build …

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