- Java (Compiled) – this is somewhat a vague term that means the language is “compiled” to an intermediate binary form called JVM byte code. It does not compile straight to executable machine code, the JVM byte code is then interpreted to run the program in use.
Real World Uses
In terms of versatility, they both have their benefits. Both are used in many web applications and platforms, from desktop computers to mobile phones. However, their differences in design and capabilities mean they are used for different processes.
Learning the Language