Platform to Showcase Innovative Startups and Tech News


Running Java on iOS

If you are facing problem in running Java apps on iOS then learn simple user friendly guidelines to fulfill your motive .

Java is an embedded element and is a virtual machine that is responsible for hosting web based apps. The java app can be run on multiple platforms, which is an admired feature of java. As java is a platform independent app, it has to develop and run just once. From 2007, java is not a part of Apple devices because Steve Jobs, the CEO of the period of Apple stated that java is of no use to anyone, and hence would be excluded from iPhone. Till now with the latest release of iPad, you cannot find java. Lack of java in iPad has prevented the users making use of many exciting apps and other online services. Steve Job kept away java from Apple devices because; the need of using Apple store for specifically designed devices was great. On the contrary, the competitors, BlackBerry and Windows phones had thousands of java based applications.

Image courtesy :

Missing java in iPad :

When you are looking for interesting services, games and apps in iPad, then you would come up with loads of options from the online world. But, what is frustrating is when you try those apps with you iPad, every time, the answer you get is that to access the service, your iPad must have java, and you know that java is not included in the device, thanks to Steve Jobs. In the devices, which are zenith of customer services, lack of java is astonishing.

Solution-Third Party Browsers : 

Third party browsers or the cloud browsers offer a solution. These browsers access the servers of remote place and can evade restrictions specific for devices. An example is the case discussed here- lack of java in iPad. You can find such browsers available in the App store of Apple, and these can display apps that are java based, and they are displayed within the web pages. Cloud browsing is not a perfect solution however. The performance is slow, most of the times. You can also try websites that use Flash games. However, all these are just solutions you can try and cannot expect optimum results.

You can also try to install java on your iPad, which include jailbreaking the device. Of all the three, the best option is to go for cloud browsing sites.

Find the step by step instructions that help you in installing java to your iPad :

Step 1:

Go to the home screen of the iPad. You can find the icon ‘App Store’ here. Tap it.

Step 2:

Find the search button in App store. Tap on the button.

Step 3:

In the search bar, which you can find of the screen, enter the phrase Cloud Browse. Then tap on the search bar.

Step 4:

You can find the cloud browse application in the results page. Select an application.

Step 5:

You need to know the Cloud Browse app is not available for free, and you need to pay a small cost for downloading the app.

Step 6:

You can find a buy now button on tapping the cost. Tap the button now.

Step 7:

On buying the app, the app gets installed to your device. You can find the icon of the cloud browser app in the home screen of your iPad. You need to tap it to start using the app.

Step 8:

Now enter any of the sites you need to access. Obviously, you should try with entering a site that has java app in the search bar. Tap the go button. You can now find any site that has java components available unconditionally in your iPad, and you can access all interesting apps.

 Related Articles : 


Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

To Top