Why does it take so long to try criminals in India?

Om Sharma
Answered 12h 10m ago

To begin with, it's a straightforward question of lack of infrastructure and staffing that has resulted in a backlog of over 28 million pending cases in lower courts. Over one-fifth of these pending cases have been stuck in the lower or district courts for more than 5 years.Shortage of JudgesIn ... Read More

Why is India's GDP 6th in nominal terms but 3rd in PPP terms?

Om Sharma
Answered 12h 13m ago

When GDP is calculated on nominal dollar terms, it not only leaves out many important factors but also uses an exchange rate of currencies that do not reflect the real strength of an economy. However, when calculated on PPP (Purchasing Power Parity) terms, the difference in the GDP calculated on ... Read More

Why are e-wallet users angry about KYC compliance?

Om Sharma
Answered 12h 20m ago

It has been reported on some media channels that irate e-wallet users are threatening to stop using e-wallets altogether as the functionality of these e-wallets encountered barriers due to the new KYC (Know Your Customer) compliance requirement. While that may be true for the moment, it doesn't appear likely that ... Read More

Why iPhone's are so costly in India?

Om Sharma
Answered 12h 26m ago

In my opinion, the depreciation of Indian rupees is one of the major reasons why we get this phone at such an exalted price compared to the rest of the world. Our currency has really dipped to a very significant mark against the US dollar in the past a few ... Read More

How can clapping make us healthy?

Om Sharma
Answered 12h 31m ago

Have you ever seen any trans-gender (Hijra) being admitted to a hospital for health issues? You never...right? So do I and many of us never have never come across this. Because they remain super healthy throughout their life. But how do they hardly fall ill? What is it that keeps ... Read More

Java Program to convert a String to Date

Samual Sam
Answered 13h 32m ago

To convert string to date, you can use the parse method.The following is our date format.SimpleDateFormat f = new SimpleDateFormat("dd/MM/yyyy");Let us convert our string value to date. The value in the parentheses is our string .Date d = f.parse("13/11/2018");Example Live Demoimport java.text.SimpleDateFormat; import java.util.Date; public class Demo { public static void main(String[] args) throws Exception { ... Read More

Convert a String to a short number in Java

karthikeya Boyini
Answered 13h 35m ago

Use the Short.parseShort() method in Java to convert a String to a short.Let’s say the following is our string.String str = “76”;Now, the parseShort() method will convert the string to short.byte val = Byte.parseByte(str);Example Live Demopublic class Demo { public static void main(String[] args) { String str = "76"; ... Read More

What is a plug-in and how does installing it on my computer help me?

Om Sharma
Answered 13h 37m ago

Plug-in or add-on or extension are basically programs that you can easily install and bring into use as part of your web browser. Well, the use of installing plug-ins are huge for instance, a plug-in enables third-party developers to create merits which make the use of an application even broader. ... Read More

What are some of the biggest failures of Microsoft?

Om Sharma
Answered 13h 40m ago

It's a fact that even big business giants do create products, which sometimes fail so miserably that it becomes extremely hard to believe that was it really a crop of the well-established magnet. Microsoft too is not an exception as many of its well-endorsed ventures did nothing but ended in ... Read More

Is gold a metal, non-metal, or a metalloid? Why is it so expensive?

Om Sharma
Answered 13h 42m ago

Undoubtedly, gold is a metal. It is a part of the transition metals and fall in the same periodic table column in which the next other two precious metals-Silver and Copper-sit. Since the members of the group in which gold is found are frequently used to generate money, the whole ... Read More

Do you think robots will replace jobs in near future?

Om Sharma
Answered 13h 49m ago

The debate over man vs robot has been there for quite some time, yet it is looking for a substantial reply, especially when it comes to a threat to jobs. A recent study done by Forrester unfolds that robots will eliminate 6% of all jobs in the US by 2021 ... Read More

Convert a String to a byte number in Java

Samual Sam
Answered 13h 50m ago

Use the parseByte() method in Java to convert a String to a byte.Let’s say the following is our string −String str = “76”;Now, the parseByte() method converts the string to byte −byte val = Byte.parseByte(str);The following is an example −Example Live Demopublic class Demo { public static void main(String[] args) throws Exception { ... Read More

How much does it cost to deploy applications on the Google Play Store?

Om Sharma
Answered 13h 53m ago

Well, to get your app published on Google Play Store you have to pay a sum of $25 USDs as it is the registration fee charged by Google. This is a one-time fee, which allows you to have a developer account and through that, a developer can publish as many ... Read More

Convert string of time to time object in Java

karthikeya Boyini
Answered 13h 54m ago

Here is our string.String strTime = "20:15:40";Now, use the DateFormat to set the format for date.DateFormat dateFormat = new SimpleDateFormat("hh:mm:ss");Parse the string of time to time object.Date d = dateFormat.parse(strTime);The following is the complete example.Example Live Demoimport java.text.DateFormat; import java.util.Date; import java.text.SimpleDateFormat; public class Demo { public static void main(String[] args) throws Exception { String strTime = "20:15:40"; ... Read More

Java Program to convert String to Integer using Integer.parseInt()

Samual Sam
Answered 13h 58m ago

The Integer.parseInt() method in Java converts a string to an integer.Let’s say the following is our string −String str = "456";Converting it into integer −Integer.parseInt(str));The following is the complete example −Example Live Demopublic class Demo { public static void main(String[] args) { String str = "456"; System.out.println(Integer.parseInt(str)); ... Read More

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