Tag Archive: java

Creating A Thick Java Application – in 2009?

Has the web become so pervasive that thick client applications are obsolete? Of course we all use a few thick client applications – Office, Photoshop, Nero,¬† and CCleaner are good examples, but how many of us actually still have the tools at hand to efficiently code an app up from scratch. I need to write a thick client application that…
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Going Mobile with RIM’s BlackBerry 8100

Recently I’ve been looking at mobile application development with J2ME (Java 2 Micro Edition). Programming on mobile devices really is a tricky problem. Screen sizes are all different, memory is very constrained, processors are not exactly “robust”, and even keypads are different from platform to platform. So what’s a techie-programmer to do? Grab your phone and crack open some tools…
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