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Mitch Pronschinske12/31/09
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DZone Daily Dose - 12/31

Software Patents Get Strict   

Mitch Pronschinske12/30/09
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One More Nail in the JavaOne Coffin?

For months there's been no announcement from Sun or Oracle about JavaOne 2010, or the future of the conference in general.  Vladimir Vivien, who runs the Tampa Java Users Group (JUG), told DZone that the usual deadline for JavaOne has come and gone.  The...

Mitch Pronschinske12/30/09
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DZone Daily Dose - 12/30

No Firefox 3.6 This Year The Mozilla Wiki just changed the ship date for Firefox 3.6 to Q1 2010.  This new schedule will push back Firefox 4 to late 2010 or early 2011.  Firefox 3.6 will include Personas, which are lightweight themes, and support the...

Mitch Pronschinske12/29/09
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Monty Will Fight to the Bitter End

With a headline that claims you can "Help keep the Internet free," MySQL creator Monty Widenius sprung into action once again on his blog to rally the troops against Oracle's expected acquisition of Sun and MySQL.  Nearly two weeks after the Oracle...

Mitch Pronschinske12/28/09
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DZone Daily Dose - 12/29

New York is Not Ready for the iPhone  

Mitch Pronschinske12/27/09
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DZone Daily Dose - 12/28

Will Apple Unveil the iSlate?  

Mitch Pronschinske12/24/09
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DZone Daily Dose - 12/24

Grails Still Holy   

Mitch Pronschinske12/23/09
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Bundlor 1.0 RC1 - Managing OSGi Bundle Manifests

For developers who want to manage their own bundle manifests, but need a little help to automating the details, like specifying package versions across a range of imports, the Bundlor tool is now available and is feature-complete.  Bundlor, a SpringSource...

Mitch Pronschinske12/23/09
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Turning Ordinary OSGi Services Into Remote OSGi Services

The Distributed OSGi (DOSGi) subproject of the Apache CXF project recently released the 1.1 of its reference implementation for the Distributed OSGi specification.  DZone spoke with David Bosschaert and Eoghan Glynn, who are both members of the OSGi...

Mitch Pronschinske12/23/09
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DZone Daily Dose - 2009/12/23

Too Early to Think About NetBeans 6.9?  Heck No!

Mitch Pronschinske12/22/09
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CometD 1.0 Released, Work Begins on 2.0

Any application that receives server-side events such as online games, stock information, sport results, content sharing, etc.

Mitch Pronschinske12/22/09
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SparkBuild: A Free Build Avoidance Tool

Just a few weeks ago, Electric Cloud launched the first GA version of SparkBuild, a free GNU Make (gmake) and NMAKE-based build tool that offers true build avoidance.  Windows and Open Source Linux developers writing software in C/C++ will find that...

Mitch Pronschinske12/22/09
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DZone Daily Dose - 2009/12/22

Moffat Cutting a Deal?  

Mitch Pronschinske12/21/09
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AEoid: An OpenID Library for GAE

The Google App Engine team just released the AEoid library for fast and easy user authentication handling with OpenID.  AEoid is currently in its "first look" alpha phase with more features on the way.  In order for users to get started quickly,...

Mitch Pronschinske12/21/09
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Impala: An Alternative Module Framework

Modular programming is a growing trend in application development.  OSGi is at the center of the modularity movement, however, it is a complex system that requires extra development overhead.  Phil Zoio wanted a less complex module framework that didn't...