Before I talk about the new projects in the Global Education and Learning Community(GELC) , let me talk abut JavaOne, Java.net, and FREE (as in some events include free beer) Open Source community events.
Project Name: schoolclipse
Summary: School management (Eclipse rich client application)
Owner Name: Stavros S. Kounis
Phil Wadler and Maurice Naftalin are writing a book titled "Java Generics and Collections", to be published by O'Reilly Media, Inc. Their project in the Global Education and Learning Community (GELC) at https://java-generics-book.dev.java.net/ is for the book's technical review. They are posting draft chapters for download and comment by members that join the project.
The winners of the Ricoh & the Sun Java[tm] Platform Powered by U contest will announced June 3rd.
Meeting people is always interesting (frightening sometimes, but interesting). Meeting people that you know from the internet is very interesting. I can not remember meeting one person that seemed like they did on the internet.
Project Graduation of TapestryWebcomponentExamples from Global Education & Learning Community Incubator
Project Graduation and Project Spotlight Interview with John Reynolds, project owner of TapestryWebcomponentExamples
We have four new projects are in the Global Education and Learning Community (GELC). This week we have a project about optimization, a mind map for Java concepts, an open source factory modeler, and an IDE for the creation and study of Evolutionary Algorithms.
Project Spotlight Interview with Ahmet Akin of project Zemberek.
Have you ever wished there was real focus on open source at JavaOne? Well, we have heard the call and are putting open source on stage all week long at JavaOne. Every day in the JavaOne Pavilion we are running mini talks on projects in the java.net community. The talks will be about 20 minutes long and run throughout the day.