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Blog Archive for editor during November 2009

James Gosling attended the first ever PayPal developer conference, Innovate09, where Sun VP Eric Klein announced and demoed the new integration of the PayPal X platform with the Java Store. Sun is a platinum sponsor of the conference (which is subtitled "the intersection of ideas and money"). Keynote speakers included Tim O'Reilly, eBay CEO John Donahue, and PayPal president Scott Thompson....
Java.net has a long-standing tradition of publishing high-quality full-length Java technology articles. We also have a vibrant blogging community, and active forums. While these types of content can cover pretty much any problem that Java developers would find themselves facing, it seems like there's room for at least one more new type of content. For this reason, today we're re-introducing the...
This week we're spotlighting the java.net KS-2009 project, which is developing software to solve two-, three-, and four-variable Karnaugh maps (k-maps) on the J2ME platform. Karnaugh maps were invented in 1952 by mathematician Edward W. Veitch, and further developed in 1953 by physicist Marice Karnaugh, both of whom worked for Bell Labs. K-maps are usefule for solving Boolean algebra functions...