Description: Former JavaSoft programmer Dave Brown has never regretted going crazy over Java during the summer of 1995. One night a friend turned him on to the Java web site. \"I downloaded the browser and immediately started writing my own applet, he says, proudly. I was hooked, and that winter I came out to work for Sun.\" Brown's work at JavaSoft focused on two classes in the JDK package: java.net and java.io. What's the difference between the two sets? Brown explains; java.net is reading and writing to other computers on the network. It will allow you to read URLs from the WWW.