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With the major Mac and Java conferences, WWDC and JavaOne, sharing San Francisco's Moscone Center for a...

Kathy Sierra, an author with a java.net weblog of her own, has just posted a tremendously interesting message to Studio B's "Computer Book Publishers...

'Tis true; for those that she makes fair she scarce
makes honest, and those that she makes honest she
makes very ill-favouredly

-As You Like It, Act I,...

Mac OS X is now officially up-to-date with Java, as Apple has just released a substantial J2SE 1.4.2 implementation that catches up with the latest release version from Sun. Panther (ie, Mac OS X...

No, I have no shame.

One of my grad school instructors, Dr. Muth, used to stress to us that we'd get more mileage out of synthesis, connecting ideas from different sources and combining them into new ideas,...

My last weblog entry generated some good discussion about Java GUI builder tools and how they should work - how they could be made to save...

I presented a session at the O'Reilly Mac OS X conference with the cheerful and innocuous title...

So, I've done the nice Java thing and deployed my applications as executable jars, with properly formatted manifests, and, um...

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Years ago, I worked at CNN
Headline News as a Writer / Associate Producer, which pretty much
meant I was an editor, except they paid me the Writer/AP salary (the
editors, in turn...

Anecdotal evidence has been brewing for a while that the Java 3D API has been in a state of decay. Today's events seem to...

Hey, I used to work in the wireless software industry... and of course, any sentence that begins with that phrase usually ends in "and we all got laid off". Which we did. But despite that...

The idea of the MacHack conference - 48 hours of talking and coding, with an emphasis on doing clever but useless things with code - seems like it would cater...