JDK 7 build 99 is out now. This build adds support for JSR 292 in C1 and C2 client and […]
JDK Build b96 is now available. This release features rebranding changes in the source copyright notices and Hotspot repositories. Optimisation […]
Vladimir Kozlov has advised that changes from hs16 should not be merged due to two EA critical bugs in the […]
Oracle name themselves as copyright holders on OpenJDK licenses.
The source bundle for OpenJDK 6 b19 is now available. This release features regression tests previously published in JDK 7, […]
Charles Nutter has posted a blog of ‘JRuby Startup Time Tips,’ for anyone who is frustrated by slow startup times […]
Qualcomm and Oracle have announced the availability of Oracle’s Sun Java Wireless Client for Qualcomm’s Brew Mobile Platform (Brew MP). […]
On 27th January, the IT world sat down and watched Oracle’s five hour long webcast, hoping for the answers to questions we’d been debating for nine months. How would Oracle manage the obvious overlap in their own portfolio, and that of the newly-acquired Sun Microsystems? How would they propose to handle two popular Java Virtual Machines Hotspot and JRockit? And what of their two application servers GlassFish and WebLogic? In this article, Java EE expert Dirk Weil gives an in-depth analysis of Oracle’s statements and whether, in his opinion, Oracle was able to lay some of our questions to rest……..