With 10 YES votes, another candidate Java EE 7 JSR has been accepted by the JCP Executive Committee: JSR 353, Java API for JSON Processing.
If you can't wait for the final version (currently scheduled for Q3 2012) and further integration with JavaSE, you may find Julien Viet's recent post to be of interest.
Today, the Eclipse Foundation is making a number of community
updates on Jakarta EE, the brand under which Java EE 8 technologies
Today, the Eclipse Foundation is making multiple
announcements related to Jakarta EE that includes the unveiling
of https://jakarta.ee and...
Mike Milinkovich of the Eclipse Foundation has recently posted a
blog providing an overall update on the status
of the project. To...