Monthly Archives: September 2006

Sun SPOT Wireless Sensor Devices Presentation and Demonstrations

Eric Arseneau, a Lead Researcher at Sun Microsystems (and former Smalltalker), has offered to come in an show us a demonstration of the Sun SPOT Wireless Sensor devices on Wednesday morning next week (October 4, 2006) at 10:00 am. Eric’s … Continue reading

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How to Get Help when building Eclipse RCP Applications

During our recent webinar on Eclipse Rich Client Platform, one of the attendees asked this question: If we have some technical issues during RCP development work, where can we post our problems? The answer to this question depends on how … Continue reading

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Eclipse Rich Client Platform (RCP) Webinar

Jeff McAffer and I presented a webinar yesterday on Eclipse Rich Client Platform. Unfortunately, the playback was interrupted yesterday by a server crash that sent us into the Q&A session a lot sooner than we had expected (and cut off … Continue reading

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Callisto Great Bugs Grand Prize, Part One

We finally managed to synch up our schedules after a busy summer so that we could present John Arthorne with his award from the Callisto Great Bugs Competition. The competition was designed to encourage the community to provide great bug … Continue reading

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I speak English well

I delivered a presentation for the Java Metroplex Users Group in Dallas, Texas last week. I think the talk went well; at least a few folks in the audience seemed to indicate that it went well and most people stayed … Continue reading

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Single Code Base for ISVs

During this short talk and demonstration during the Eclipse Tailgate Party at Eclipse World 2006, Ihor Strutynskyj brought up an incredibly important point. Unfortunately, he didn’t make the point as explicitly as I had hoped (I was literally sitting on … Continue reading

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Road Trip!

Donald and I were sitting, comfortable and carefree, in the departures lounge at Ottawa International Airport this past Tuesday as we waited for our flight to Boston to attend Eclipse World 2006. Our comfortable and carefree existence was rudely interrupted … Continue reading

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