Tagged: java

Window Builder Pro – A Deeper Dive 0

Window Builder Pro – A Deeper Dive

Suddenly I find myself thrust back into the Java client-side development space – that’s good timing since recently I had taken a look at Window Builder Pro. Now is my chance to get deep...

Creating A Thick Java Application – in 2009? 8

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 thick Java application once in a while – Office, Photoshop, Nero, and CCleaner are good examples,...

Taking a Break with Ubuntu 8.1 9

Taking a Break with Ubuntu 8.1

Sometimes its nice to take a break and goof around with an OS. I’ve used RedHat, SuSE, and Fedora and they are all nice, but there’s a lot of buzz around Ubuntu. I had...

Going Mobile with RIM’s BlackBerry 8100 2

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...

Revisiting Portals with Liferay 5.1 1

Revisiting Portals with Liferay 5.1

I started using portals back BDB (before .bomb) with Plumtree and Epicentric portal platforms. I always believed that these tools had tremendous potential and I still do (a mashup is just a reworked portal,...