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James Sugrue07/30/09
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e4 - The Future is Almost Here

We're getting closer to the 0.9 release of e4, a major milestone in the future of Eclipse, and maybe all desktop applications. In this article, I'd like to give a summary of what e4 is all about.A Reason For Change Mike Wilson has covered e4 in his latest...

Nitin Bharti07/29/09
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Tech Chat - Rich Sharples on OpenJDK

In this exclusive interview, Rich Sharples, Product Management Director at Red Hat, talks about OpenJDK, Sun’s free and open source implementation of the...

Justin Sargent07/28/09
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RIM Releases New Plug-ins for Eclipse, Visual Studio

Research In Motion (RIM) announced today new and enhanced tools for developing web applications for BlackBerry smartphones. The tools include a new Web Development Plug-in for Eclipse and the BlackBerry Plug-in for Microsoft Visual Studio version 1.2. These...

Sebastien Arbogast07/28/09
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How Open Source can be a Game Changer

A few years back, I read a very interesting article (that I can’t find anymore) by John Newton, the CEO of Alfresco, explaining how Open Source changed their strategy.

James Sugrue07/27/09
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Galileo Podcast Series: Provisioning With p2

In the last of our series of seven podcasts around the Eclipse Galileo release, I speak with Jeff McAffer, CTO of EclipseSource. The main topic we discuss is...
Rob Williams07/27/09
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AJDT 2.0 is Here

And it looks good. I complained pretty vociferously on here about the inability of eclipse to understand ITDs (or at least not show them as an error). That's the first thing listed in the New and Noteworthy. Looks great (although the example makes < no...

Nitin Bharti07/23/09
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A Look Inside ColdFusion 9 - The 'Centaur' Release

“ColdFusion is still around?” With over 100,000 customers and 778,000 worldwide developers, the ColdFusion community is in fact thriving, according to Terry Ryan, Adobe Platform Evangelist.

Patrick Paulin07/23/09
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Renaming Eclipse RCP – Update

It’s been two months since my post requesting that we rename Eclipse RCP, and I thought it was time to provide a progress update. The response has been overwhelmingly positive. Check out the comments on the original post as well as the discussion associated...

Wayne Beaton07/22/09
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Finding Your Way Through the Code

One of the things that you can do to make your code—and by extension your project—accessible to your adopter community is to make the code as easy to find and navigate as possible. I have some thoughts about making code easy to find that I’ll share...

Ian Skerrett07/22/09
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One Million Galileo Downloads

Sometime yesterday we surpassed the 1 million download request mark for Galileo packages.  It took us just 27 days to hit that mark and this number doesn’t even include the bitTorrents or the member distros. The Galileo launch activities have also been...

Chris Aniszczyk07/21/09
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Equinox OSGi Webinar Online

As Jeff McAffer noted, the webinar on OSGi we did a couple weeks ago is finally online.We decided to break it up in a series of six parts for your viewing pleasure. Part 1 – History and Vision

Madhu Samuel07/21/09
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Eclipse Summit India '09 : Happenings from Day 2

This article is a continuation of my previous post .The vision of Eclipse Summit India '09 is to nurture new contributors and to create new proactive committers to the Eclipse community. If Eclipse Community is getting diversified with lots of new...

Zviki Cohen07/20/09
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Eclipse 3.5 Hidden Treasures

Eclipse 3.5, aka Galileo, was released about a month ago. I'm following up on my article from last year, highlighting some of the less obvious but very useful features in the new released. This list does not include all the new features.

Nitin Bharti07/20/09
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Eclipse RCP Refcard Released: Meet the Author

This week we release our Eclipse RCP Refcard, helping you to get started writing applications and plug-ins based on the Eclipse Rich Client Platform.  Here we catch up with the author, James Sugrue, to find out more about Eclipse RCP.

Madhu Samuel07/20/09
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Eclipse Summit India '09 : Happenings from Day 1

An Eclipse carnival was hosted in Bangalore on 17th and 18th of July, 2009.