There's an article posted on java.sun.com that talks about the ongoing feature work in the desktop group. We hope this helps you understand what we're busy with and what you can look forward to in the 6.0 release.
The article should be fairly dynamic and we will try to update it when things change. So, for example, when a particular feature is integrated into the release, we'll put...
Clear Skies Ahead!
Perceived Performance Problem Perforated!
This feature's so huge, so cool, so visible, there's just got
to be a catchy title for it. I spent a few minutes coming up with the
above list, but somehow it just doesn't get the point across, at least
not in a spew-coffee-onto-your-keyboard-laughing kind of way that I
Dang - I guess I'll...
There are a few questions in the world that you can pretty much get guaranteed answers to:
Would you like a lot of money?
Would you like a sock in the mouth?
Do you want the last donut?
In our geeky corner of the universe, we have similar "Well, duh!" questions like:
Do you want Java to start up faster?
Do you want your Java application to take up less space in memory?
Do you want...