Web Services and XML
Google seem to be inventing a JSON variant of WADL.
Last week saw the release of WADL tools for Ruby, Python and C#.
This week is my last at Oracle, next week I'll be starting a new job with Mitre.
I started looking around for a "Plan B" prior to the Sun acquisition closing in February, mainly due to uncertainty about whether I'd be offerred a position with Oracle. A friend introduced me to an excellent opportunity at Mitre and, after a couple of rounds of interviews and a lot of thought, Plan B...
I've extended the declarative hyperlinking module to support creation of HTTP Link headers.
New functionality in the experimental declarative hyperlinking module for Jersey.
One of the areas I'm keen to improve in the next version of JAX-RS is link creation. JAX-RS already offers UriBuilder but I think an annotation driven approach could save a lot of repetitive coding.
I've been experimenting with a couple of annotations that I think would be useful and I just checked in an experimental extension that partially implements what I have in mind. Suppose you have a...