Take a look at the demos (WebStart-enabled) at jgoodies.com. Some very nice looking Swing apps - and you can grab the look & feel libraries for your own apps.
Looks good, and demos well. Anyone tried building anything interesting with them, or have any other suggestions for those interested in good ol' fashion desktop development?
So, I'm working on some material related to web services right now, and I'm pondering what at first seemed like some straight-forward questions.
"What's going on with web services nowadays? Where do you think it's going?"
So, this led to some investigations into the state of SOAP, REST, RSS, UDDI, BPEL & BPEL4WS, XML-RPC, and all of that. Looking at the current state of affairs (and...