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Blog Archive for editor during June 2006

Shout-outs from the Posse Philip "Flip" Russell IM'ed me yesterday to say I needed to check out this week's Java Posse. It's already in my podcast subscriptions, so I just had to update. Wow. I knew people were keeping up with the site, but it blew me away to hear them talking about specific podcasts that we did at JavaOne (like David Herron's mini-talk on the Distro License for Java), and...
The JVM co-opts Visual Basic A comment from javakiddy on the poll results caught my eye, as it talks up one of the more interesting items from JavaOne that got drowned out in the GWT excitement and the open-source / Linux-licensing rancor... namely, the revealing of Semplice, which brings Visual Basic to the Java platform: VisualBasic on the JVM I am quite interested in. Not that I want to...