The making of the front page.
5:30 - Alarm (current selection: Final Fantasy Theme [iTunes link] by Nobuo Uematsu)
5:40 - I'm at my computer, heading to weblogs
5:42 - Switch on Armitunes
5:45 - Romain's blog is really good, definitely posting that. It must have been a huge hassle posting all the screenshots. IM shows him as available... is he really up that late (2:45 AM) in CA?
Easily distributing your desktop app
More and more J2SE apps are appearing with Java Web Start launchers, such as several JAXB tools noted in the latest Projects and Communities (see below). And why not -- a little work spent by the developer up-front to make an application deliverable by Web Start saves a number of installation and launching hassles for the user, hassles that would probably...