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Jaroslav Tulach

Jaroslav Tulach is the founder and initial architect of NetBeans, which is not just a well known IDE, but also the first modular desktop application framework written in Java. However, as NetBeans has been the flagship software product of Sun Microsystems for a while now, you don't have to worry that content of the TheAPIBook might not be widely applicable and understandable.

 

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We all know that the JDK is big and it ought to be smaller. The question is how to make it smaller and still keep backward compatibility with existing applications.

I think I know how to...

I have just finished the bridge between...

For a while I was desperately expecting an important moment. Since I wrote the Practical API Design book, and since its...

When you maintain some code and you get a patch that you do not like, what can you do? Is the only option to refuse the change, or is there a better way? Of course, as this was just a rhetorical...

3 Sides to Every API is my reaction to excellent...

NetBeans Performance team is proud to co-contribute to the success of NetBeans IDE 6.5, the latest and greatest release of NetBeans IDE of all times. Although the performance was not a major theme...

The longest, most detailed and insightful review I have seen so far has been written by Tim Band for Lambda The Ultimate.

Recently I've been warned that my sidebar in...

Today I am ready to announce a really nice addition to the collection of weird...