Blog Posts

    LinuxWorld Boston 2006

    Monday, February 27, 2006 - 09:50 by Wayne Beaton
    I sent in my talk for LinuxWorld Boston 2006 on Friday. Friday was the deadline and I do try to take deadlines seriously. As you can see from the fancy graphic on the left, the conference is in the beginning of April; I hate having to submit a talk so...

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    Thursday, February 23, 2006 - 14:20 by Wayne Beaton
    I do all of my editing of the pages on (including editing articles for Eclipse Corner) using Eclipse Web Tools. I personally don’t mind looking at HTML, and the HTML editor provided with Web Tools is top-notch (a lot of the content on is represented in XML, which...

    Medical Banking on Eclipse

    Tuesday, February 21, 2006 - 16:24 by Anonymous (not verified)
    The Medical Banking Project just announced they have selected Eclipse as the platform for their reference implementation. I think it is great to see vertical oriented organizations adopting Eclipse. In my mind vertical frameworks is an important part of the future of open source software and Eclipse.

    The Eclipse Tabbed Properties View

    Monday, February 20, 2006 - 15:02 by Wayne Beaton
    Last night, I posted Anthony Hunter’s new “ The Eclipse Tabbed Properties View” article on Eclipse Corner. In this article, Anthony describes the API for building (oddly enough) tabbed properties views. The article gives several examples of uses of tabbed properties, including the following (from the Eclipse GMF 1.0M4): A...

    Business Objects at EclipseCon

    Thursday, February 16, 2006 - 15:06 by Anonymous (not verified)
    I have the lucky task of being the sales guy for EclipseCon. This means I get to talk to all the companies that want to exhibit at EclipseCon. This year one company in particular, Business Objects (BO), is being a huge sponsor of EclipseCon. Business Objects is new to the...


    Wednesday, February 15, 2006 - 21:51 by Wayne Beaton
    It just occurred to me that one of the biggest inhibitors for folks getting together to talk about Eclipse has got to be the acronym. Who wants to go to an EUG (Eclipse Users Group)? It sounds a little like one of the grunts Tim Allen does in his stand...

    OSBC West

    Wednesday, February 15, 2006 - 15:19 by Mike Milinkovich
    This week both Donald and I are at the Open Source Business Conference ( OSBC West). Steve O’Grady already blogged on his impressions of yesterday’s events. For those that have never been to an OSBC, it is a fairly unique show. There are basically equal numbers of lawyers, venture capitalists...