Recently I had the privilege of writing an article for Java Tech Journal about using HTML5 Server Sent Events in a JSF 2 User Interface.
Recently, we've enabled a "view" to simplify the monitoring of JSF automated tests through the Hudson framework.
JSR 330 style injection can now be used with JSF managed beans.
Version 1.0.0.PREVIEW3 of Web Beans (the implementation for JSR 299 Contexts and Dependency Injection For Java EE) now uses the annotations from JSR 330 (Dependency Injection For Java) and it is available in GlassFish V3.
My slides for "Exploring HTML5 With JavaServer Faces 2.0" slides are available at Slideshare.
Web Development Tools
The ongoing HTML5 specification offers many features to promote a "rich" web user experience. If you've worked wth HTML5, you know that some features are available in some browsers and not available in others. Here's a handy tool to tell you the HTML5 features that are available in your favorite browser.
I've had questions about how to inject Web Beans into servlets and whether that is supported. In this entry I'll outline a method of accomplishing just that.