Author: Ben Teese

I know JavaOne's over now but there's one talk that I attended that I haven't yet got around to commenting on. It was entitled 'Exploiting JRuby: Building Domain-Specific Languages for the Java Virtual Machine' by Rob Harrop of Interface21. If you need some background on...

Well after a couple of days of blue skies we're back to good old San Francisco weather as both Mark and I have known it in the past - cold, wind and fog. So whereas a couple of days ago it seemed a shame to...

Day two at JavaOne and I've been amazed at how many times presenters (including many Sun employees) have advocated Ruby on Rails during their presentations, be it running on JRuby or the native C Ruby implementation. The thing that I'm curious about is if and how...

Big day at JavaOne today with the keynote. There are a lot of people here. Mark's already covered the keynote, so all I'll say is this: that room was so big I reckon you could fit at least two Boeing 747's end-to-end in it. Straight...

Today at the JavaOne Community Day I saw a couple of presentations on JRuby and the NetBeans Ruby support. Mark's already talked about the JRuby stuff, so I'm going to cover the NetBeans Ruby support. I've actually been playing with it for a week or...