Blog Posts

    Swing over to Google…

    Wednesday, May 17, 2006 - 12:52 by Mike Milinkovich
    …and check out the new Google Web Toolkit. Not only does it have some really cool AJAX-enabling technology, it ships both JDT and SWT. The embedded GWT browser is built with SWT for use during development. From an email from Bret Taylor, the PM on the project: GWT has two...

    Not quite at JavaOne yet…

    Tuesday, May 16, 2006 - 10:18 by Wayne Beaton
    I’m planning to be at JavaOne this week, just not all week. I spent a lot of time last week visiting folks in Europe and any plans of spending the following week in San Francisco would likely result in divorce papers being served. It’s just better this way for everybody...

    Conference Frenzy

    Sunday, May 14, 2006 - 15:29 by Mike Milinkovich
    So last week was two conferences: JAX/ Eclipse Forum Europe in Wiesbaden, Germany. (A beautiful city, by the way.) LinuxDays.ch in Geneva, Switzerland. While at JAX, the editor of JavaMagazin, Alexander Neumann presented Eclipse with their Reader’s Choice Award for Best Open Source Project. Congratulations to the entire Eclipse team...

    Welcome to EPIC

    Sunday, May 14, 2006 - 13:05 by Anonymous (not verified)
    The second announcement we are making at JavaOne ( here is the first) is the launch of Eclipse Plugin Central (EPIC). Many of you already know EPIC; in fact it has been in existence since 2004. The new news is that the EPIC Alliance (Innoopract, Instantiations and Genuitec) has contributed...

    Swing and a miss! then a hit!

    Friday, May 12, 2006 - 13:17 by Wayne Beaton
    I was interviewed twice yesterday while in Paris. One was with Olivier Rafal, a well-known French IT Journalist, and the other was a video interview by Didier Gerard who posts his interviews on TV4IT. The second one worries me a little primarily because it’s yet another opportunity to hear my...

    New Eclipse Modeling Project

    Friday, May 12, 2006 - 09:10 by Anonymous (not verified)
    Next week at JavaOne, we are doing a press releases announcing the new top-level Eclipse Modeling project. (A preview of the release can be found here) I really believe the Eclipse modeling projects are understated; in particular the EMF project which is consistently one of the most popular downloads and...

    JAX Innovation Award Winners

    Friday, May 12, 2006 - 05:53 by Anonymous (not verified)
    The winners of the JAX Innovation Awards were announced this week at the JAX and Eclipse Forum Europe conference. Of course it is great to see 3 out of the 5 winners were Eclipse based platforms. The bioeclipse platform looks really interesting and I think it reflects a trend for...