Need to automate tasks?
If you are looking to automate system tasks, then the PowerShell scripting language can help. Covered here are some of the language basics, including information on variables, operators, decision making and loops.
Updated to include information on how to perform a batch search and renaming of files.
Want to learn Java?
If you want to start learning the Java programming language, you can find some of the basics here, including variables, operators, decision making and loops, together with database connectivity using Oracle, MySQL and SQLite.
Updated to include information on dates and times, together with how they can be manipulated.