He commented that he'd just heard some beardy types in sandals asking "what's the difference, they've both got Java in?". Let me explain...
- There is *no* common root between the languages, the (possibly urban legend) story is that Netscape came up with the name to make people think they were related as Java was the Next Big Thing™ at the time.
- Java is statically typed whereas Java is dynamically typed and this can be abused at will
- Java is also strongly typed...