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Blog Archive for hiheiss during December 2008

Check out Part One of my provocative (if I do say so myself) interview titled "Meet Sun Software Engineering Manager Masood Mortazavi, Part 1: Reflections on Computers, Technology, and Life", with Sun software engineering manager Masood Mortazavi, who reflects on the meaning of technology, the pitfalls of virtual reality, the nature of open source movements, the value of bugs, and more. Mortazavi...
Got Advice for Students? If so, check out my article on java.sun.com where 11 leading Java developers -- from Joshua Bloch to Tor Norbye to Chet Haase -- offer advice about how to become better developers. I've excerpted and consolidated useful advice from previous interviews. Here's a brief sampling: Josh Bloch: "Write lots of code. Have fun with it! Collaborate with people who are more...
I recently conducted a java.sun.com interview with Sun's lead engineer for JavaFX media, Tony Wyant, to coincide with the JavaFX 1.0 launch which offers developers an expressive, rich client platform for creating and delivering rich Internet applications (RIAs) across all the screens that consumers use. And, as Tony puts it, "The JavaFX media APIs are designed to make it extremely simple to...