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Blog Archive for brunogh during April 2008

Marge (Java Bluetooth Framework) got a mini talk in Community Corner. It will be on Wednesday at 3:30 pm. If are you interested in Bluetooth, JSR 82 (Java Apis for Bluetooth) and Marge, do not miss that! We have integrated a Bluetooth mobile controller for a nice James Weaver's compiled JavaFX Script tetris game! Thanks, Jim! Here is a preview (updated): The old video is at http://www.youtube....
The 9th edition of fisl (International Free Software Forum) was huge! 7417 participants from 21 countries talking about open source 12 hours by day during 3 days. Wow! Great atmosphere! Great sessions! Great people! Great ideas, discussions, dinners... Here are some pics that I got from my terrible camera: Ale Gomes, from Mobile & Embedded, and Fabiane Nardon, JavaTools Community Leader....
If you do not have a Sun SPOT (Figure 1), do not be bored, you can still have a lot of fun! In this entry, I gonna explain how to start programming the world using NetBeans 6.1! Figure 1: Sun SPOT rulez!!! Downloading NetBeans IDE 6.1 1. Download NetBeans IDE 6.1 (RC1 launched today). A lot of new nice features, take a look in the New and Noteworthy and in the release page for a detailed list...
As it was announced before, Marge 0.5 is out. In this post, I am going to demonstrate an interesting new feature called AutoConnect. AutoConnect is indeed to automatically connect Bluetooth devices. It has some limitations due to some bad implementations and has some scenarios that maybe it is not the best option, but still very interesting and is definitely awesome to make something with a few...