So, I've done the nice Java thing and deployed my applications as executable jars, with properly formatted manifests, and, um...
well, I'm feeling a little underwhelmed.
Let's face it, those don't look like applications. Nothing about them stands out in a folder and says hey, double-click me!
Oh sure, I could use an application to create an "installer" for my application. That would wrap my...
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, were really producers, etc., up and down the
At the time, the de facto standard for newsroom computer systems
was "Basys", which wired dumb terminals to a mainframe, and let users