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Blog Archive for fabriziogiudici during May 2009

... as usual, I got to the very last minute. Too bad. The idea of the thing dates several months back (but it wasn't to be made in JavaFX until the contest has been revealed). It's a mobile application - which made me ever scream more and more because of the additional bugs in the JavaFX Mobile Emulator (not to say I had to use Windows for it... indeed the thing has been developed with Mac OS X...
Unfortunately, a health trouble happened a few days ago prevented me from taking the plane. No Community One, no Java One, no friends, no photo trips this year. Of course, also my Community One talk about "NetBeansâ„¢ Platform + Wicket = Reusable Components and Modular Web Apps" has been cancelled. I'm sorry for that.
In ten days the mother of all Java events will be held in San Francisco, anticipated by the Community One. As usual, tons of interesting speeches - completely involved in some heavy work, I was forgetting that you have to pre-register for individual sessions in order to be sure of having a place inside a room. The conference planner was pretty good this year and I was able to work out an agenda...
All4Web has been a pretty promising prime and attendees gave us a very good feedback. For sure we will make another in future, even better. I gave a quick demo of a JavaFX application, a very simple prototypical Contact List - the same simple application was developed by other speakers in Flex, Silverlight and AJAX. It was a special session that we named "RIA vs RIA", a sort of RIA shootout, that...
Oracle has started giving out some official information about its strategies with Sun. Larry Ellison just told us that Oracle is committed to keep on Sparc and Sun hardware development (cited by many, e.g. Reuters). So, we can start throwing in the basket the first half of wrong forecasts by "experts" that surely predicted the dismission of that compartment... Let's hope Oracle will give us some...
This post relates to an event in italian language, so I'm going to post in Italian. Vi ricordo che Venerdì 8 Maggio, presso l'Università di Milano Bicocca, si terrà l'evento gratuito All4Web: una giornata dedicata alle quattro maggiori tecnologie per RIA (Java/JavaFX, Adobe Air/Flex, Microsoft Silverlight e AJAX) - evento realizzato dalle rispettive comunità, da un'idea di Lorenzo Sicilia. La...