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1. How to convert UTF8 to unicode    stackoverflow.com

I try to convert a UTF8 string to java unicode string.

String question = request.getParameter("searchWord");
byte[] bytes = question.getBytes();
question = new String(bytes, "UTF-8");
The input are Chinese Characters and when I compare the ...

2. How to "fix" broken Java Strings (charset-conversion)    stackoverflow.com

I'm running a Servlet that takes POST requests from websites that aren't necessarily encoded in UTF-8. These requests get parsed with GSON and information (mainly strings) end up in objects. Client side ...