JavaOne 2011 developments

In a previous post, I wrote about how I planned to go to Javaone this year in October. I am pleased to see that the JavaOne site is now starting to come alive with some definite updates, there is now a conference blog and the Oracle blog suggests the call for Papers will go live…

Read More

Positive news from Javaone?

Ian Skerrett writes an excellent independently minded blog on Java developments. He was at Javaone this week and has written an encouraging report. The press in general seems to be reasonably upbeat about Java – JavaFX is going to be rolled into Java and we now have a roadmap for Java 7 and 8. So…

Read More

It is a big week for Java

Next week will be a big (and very important) week for Java. There has been a lot of doubt, speculation, hope, concern, fear about the future of Java since Sun Microsystems was acquired by Oracle. Does it mean the start of a ‘golden era’ of development and growth or is the end of and time…

Read More