Great learning resources.
 Learn to code interactively, for free.

 Khan Academy
 Amazing number of resources to learn...allmost anything.


 Clark Productions
 My buddy Rick provides some really great stuff time after time.

Java programming related links.

 Java Programming Forums
 Seems nice and friendly surroundings for java programmers, beginners and experienced ones.
 " offers concise presentations of Java practices, tasks, and designs, illustrated with syntax-highlighted code examples."

Basic programming related links.

 Programmer's Haven
 Forum for beginners and advanced programmers. Pretty quiet place but time to time members does post some very cool stuff there.
 A website what was originally started by me and my two buddies Stephen Richards and Derek.

 The Basic's Page
 Page list's over 100 different dialects. From here, it is easy to check out what could be suitable for your needs.

Other interesting.

 Originally started for Basic programmers who likes to create text based programs, but in time it became as "language free" place. I stopped  maintaining this place while ago, due it kind of lost it's members. We lost the battle agains graphics. I have retaired from maintaining this place.

 Use the idle time on your computer (Windows, Mac, Linux, or Android) to cure diseases, study global warming, discover pulsars,
 and do many other types of scientific research.