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Ethereum for Java Developers

Use Ethereum to create decentralized applications (or "dapps") that utilize the benefits of cryptocurrency and blockchain technology. These dapps can be trustworthy, meaning that once they are deployed to Ethereum, they will always run as programmed. They can control digital assets in order to create new kinds of financial applications. They can be decentralized, meaning that no single entity or person controls them and are nearly impossible to censor.

Getting Started with Smart Contracts and the Solidity Language

Take your first steps to integrating Java with Ethereum

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Using Web3J and Hyperledger Besu (Formerly Named Pantheon, Java Ethereum Client)

Intermediate Articles

Advanced Use Patterns

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