Java Spotlight Podcast 6: Michael Kölling and Ian Utting, BlueJ and Greenfoot creators

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Interview with Michael Kölling and Ian Utting on BlueJ and Greenfoot development environments designed to introduce Java to a young generation that has never programed.

Joining us this week on the Java All Star Developer Panel are Dalibor Topic, Java free and open source software ambassador, and Alexis Moussine-Pouchkine, Java EE Evangelist.

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Show Notes

News

Java SE Performance leaves Android in the dust

Java EE 7 draft JSRs

  • JAX-RS 2.0 draft : http://markmail.org/thread/wgm3hj3rrva3j6jo. Client API, MVC support, Asynch support, hypermedia, better integration with @Inject, ...
  • JPA 2.1 : More standardization, more flexibility - dynamic definition of PU, more control on persistence context synchronization, mapping between JPQL and criteria queries
  • More: JSF 2.2 (HTML5), JMS (long time no update), ...

Over at TheAquarium

GlassFish OSGi dynamic services

GlassFish Clustering screencasts

TheAquarium is 5 years old

GlassFish migration

  • Almost there: SVN and Issue Tracker are good. Web site isn't fully there.

Events


Feature interview

Greenfoot wins 2010 Premier Award

  • We are very happy to hear that Greenfoot was awarded the 2010 Premier Award for Excellence in Engineering Education Courseware, a prize given to systems that show “high-quality, engaging, non-commercial learning innovations designed to enhance engineering education.”
  • Greenfoot is a pedagogical tool for teaching computer programming that allows students to use the full Java programming language to create games and simulations.
  • http://blogs.kent.ac.uk/mik/2010/11/19/greenfoot-wins-2010-premier-award/


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