Originally Posted by Aleksander Dishnica
Java is dead, start c++
That's why a large number of corporations have programs written in Java (some of these programs make billions each year in revenue)? Java is hardly dead, and it isn't going to be going away for a looong time.
As for what to develop next Kreij is right - it is much better to improve on and add to an existing program if you want to try more complex things, at least until you can't think of any more ways to add to it.