Few years ago, I was teaching Java in universities in Brazil, spending all my days and nights studying and thinking on how to become a better teacher and how to become a better Java professional. I was not much than an enthusiast Java developer full of dreams on how to transform the world through the Java technology.... a lot to say, a lot to discuss and to learn and to teach..
One day a new...
In the last few days the QTI 2.1 draft specification has been removed
from the IMS website, citing a lack of participation:
The IMS QTIv2.1 draft specification has been removed from the IMS
website. Adequate feedback on the specification has not been received,
and therefore, the specification has been put back into the IMS
project group process for further work.
The education community pushed...
What is Fotprint Project?
Footprint is a
publisher and distributor of certificates of participation in conferences -
signed PDF documents that prove you attended a conference or a course.
Usually the companies have some formal process to manage education
budget and universities also require some formal documentation in
order to accept a participation in an event as part of their...
I usually don't publish any company related news here but this
one is special: the NeTS
project was announced finalist in the Best Commercial RCP
Application category of the Eclipse
Community Awards 2009. The great winner of this category was a project
called Chord Scale
Generator and the other finalist was the ECR
- Enregistrement CentralisÃ© en RÃ©seau.
The power of community recognition
One of the most useful features of the java.net portal is its Maven 2 repository,
where project owners can publish their project artifacts using standard
Maven features. Following the
instructions of the maven2-repository
project, you should:
a "Maven Publisher" role
Setup your project to deploy into the java.net maven2
repository. You should include the configuration in your parent...
As soon Fabrizio published his
blog about the quality assurance of BlueMarine (blueCAT), I
invited him to host his continuous integration in my personal Hudson
lab. Everything nice and easy except for a strange error during the
startedERROR: svn: No credential to try. Authentication failedorg.tmatesoft.svn.core.SVNCancelException: svn: No credential to try. Authentication failed at...
Jazoon Rookie freed your voice, and give you a chance to win a fully sponsored Jazoon'09 conference, including voucher + air ticket + accommodation expenses.
Some criteria for the competitors:
Aged 26 or younger
(on 22 June 2009)
20 minutes technical talk
Submission Deadline: 15 March 2009
Companies are invited to assist their Jazoon Rookies.
Submit until 15 March...
Few days ago I was prospecting collaborators to my open source
project when BjÃ¶rn Jensen - JUG
leader of Hamburg - called my attention to the Google Summer of Code 2009 .
After a brief reading of the program rules, my teacher vein started to
pulse - yes, that's exactly what I was looking for.
How it works?
I strongly suggest you to visit the program web page and check the