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Roger Brinkley

Roger Brinkley is the JavaDesktop Community Leader and a Senior Staff Engineer at Sun Microsystems. He has been at Sun for over 10 years and was the chief architect of the JavaHelp API and is still actively involved in online help system delivery mechansims.

 

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Once again I'll be acting as the Mobility track for JavaOne 2010. The call for papers closes Sunday at 11:59 PDT. With such a limit time left the tracks marketing team has put together the...

Well give me a Wooo Eeee!!!! Sean Sheedy has been elected to the Java Community Process Mobile Edition Executive Committee. Sean previously sat on a number of JSR Expert Groups when he was part of...



The schedule for the Mobile, Media, and eMBedded Developer Days (M3DD) has been...

Early Bird Registration for the Mobile, Media, and eMbedded Developer Days is now open and will remain open until November 14, 2008. Early Bird registration is $175.

The keynote speakers...

It's a 11:19pm MST and right now we have 51 submissions for the Mobile, Media, and eMbedded Call for papers.

The other day my wife came home talking about one of her staff member's husbands using Twitter for professional purposes. He's the editor of the local newspaper and got me thinking that maybe it...

The Mobile & Embedded Community Governances Board has called for nominations for the two open Governances Board positions effective immediately. Any java.net member can nominate an active...

You woke up Saturday morning and realized that the Java Mobile & Embedded Developer Days, the conference with 26...

In WWII the bombardier would yell, "bombs away" as the bombs left the airplane.


One of the goals of the Mobile & Embedded Developer Days was to get all of the mobile & embedded developers...

I am thinking that there is a good chance that one of the most interesting presentation formats at the Mobile and...


Back in December organizers of the Mobile & Embedded Developer Days (January 23-24, Santa Clara, CA) were trying...

Today is the last day for the Early Bird Discount. For $175 you can attend a 2 day, 25 session, 21 lightning talks, and 4 poster sessions conference on java mobile and embedded development.

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One of our content reviewers was signing up for the Mobile & Embedded Developer Days last Friday and discovered that the price was incorrectly...

If you haven't had a chance yet to look at the Java Mobile & Embedded Developer Days agenda do so. This is really a revolutionary...

November 13, 2007, a day I'll remember for a long time. It represented the day we launched the community and the day I could official announce why I had left the comforts of the JavaDesktop and...

I had a few minutes tonight before turning in so I thought I put it to good use and review the 35 submissions for technical sessions in the upcoming Mobile & Embedded Developer Days. Of the 35...

The last 24 hours have been quite a ride with regard to the Java Mobile & Embedded Developer Days.

Yesterday morning at the beginning of the day there were just around 30 submissions...

A Nokia 6086 Unlicensed Mobile Access (UMA) phone that I've just started testing and I could not be happier.

UMA phones...

About a month ago Ray Gans and I sat down in front of a camera and discussed Sun's Open Source Java efforts. While this is part of a JavaOne campaign listeners will find lots of tidbits about Open...

The Mobile & Embededded Community has joined the audio age with the first edition in a series of...

One of the great things about SunTech days is the people that you get to meet. Yesterday Emerson Giannini, one of the company directors, asked E-ming Saung and myself if we could visit his company...

JavaHelp has always been free but after 10 years its now open sourced under the GPL 2 with a classpath exception in the javahelp project. The full source...

Those of you that know me know that it is never about me it always about you and today is no different. A couple of weeks ago I posted a...

The JavaDesktop community has just hit 500 projects. That's an awesome accomplishment for any community and a milestone worthy of a change. So with 500 projects under my watch I'm turning the...

As the track lead for the desktop track this year I had the responsibility of scheduling the Sessions and BOFs. The exercise is like putting together a jigsaw puzzle as you try to fit 19 BOFS into...