Eclipse in the News
Eclipse In The News
- DevelopIntelligence Survey posted Dec 03, 2013
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- M2M Alliance joins Eclipse Foundation posted Nov 18, 2013
The M2M Alliance, the world’s largest professional machine-to-machine association, has joined the Eclipse Foundation, one of the most important organizations in the field of software solutions.
- Practical MQTT with Paho posted Nov 12, 2013
MQTT comes from the world of M2M (Machine to Machine) and the Internet of Things. There, devices can be as small as a sensor and controller connected over a wireless system. This environment drives the need for any protocol's implementation to be lightweight in terms of code footprint and system load, while taking care of that variable reliability connection problem.
- docfacto Beermat, most advanced SVG graphics editor available for Eclipse gets a new look and improved functionality posted Nov 12, 2013
docfacto Beermat is a simple and easy to use SVG graphics editor for Eclipse that allows users to create and edit SVG (scalable vector graphics) diagrams in real-time and provides both a design and source (XML) view.
- How the Eclipse Foundation evolves to stay relevant posted Oct 28, 2013
The Eclipse Foundation supports a vibrant an open source community. Those who work on their projects are focused on building an open development platform comprised of extensible frameworks, tools, and runtimes for building, deploying, and managing software across the lifecycle.
- Eclipse STEM Turns Data into Disease Detective posted Oct 15, 2013
IBM teams up with Johns Hopkins University and UC San Francisco to help public health officials model, predict and track the possible spread of infectious diseases.
- Using Eclipse for Java development: A helpful introduction to the world’s most-used IDE posted Oct 09, 2013
This report focuses on the most commonly used Java IDE currently available to mankind. Under the spotlight is Eclipse, the most widely selected, praised and complained about IDE.
- Spring Tool Suite and Groovy/Grails Tool Suite 3.4.0 released posted Oct 09, 2013
We are happy to announce the next major release of our Eclipse-based tooling today: The Spring Tool Suite (STS) 3.4.0 and the Groovy/Grails Tool Suite (GGTS) 3.4.0.
- HEDL 2.1 - A brand-new version of the DSL for generating JPA-compliant persistence layers posted Oct 08, 2013
Devboost is proud to announce the next major release of it's flagship product HEDL (Hibernate Entity Definition Language). With more than 15.000 downloads over the last 6 months, HEDL has received enormous attention by the Java community and became one of the fastest growing software solutions for automatic generation of fully consistent, functional, and tested JPA-based persistence layers.
- Excelsior JET Now Supports Eclipse RCP 4.3 (Kepler) posted Oct 03, 2013
Excelsior LLC updated its Excelsior JET 8, a solution for the protection of code and data incommercial Eclipse RCP applications, to support the latest version of the Eclipse RCP platform.
- docfacto offers free-to-use SVG UML shapes alongside the latest release of their toolkit posted Oct 03, 2013
docfacto has just released their latest docfacto toolkit update to the Eclipse Marketplace and on their website. The focus of this release has been on improving usability.
- Codetrails announces Eclipse Membership and the release of intelligent code recommendation tooling posted Sep 25, 2013
Codetrails, the company behind the Eclipse Code Recommenders project, today announced their membership in the Eclipse Foundation and the 1.0 release of the [ctrl]flow Miner tool for creating intelligent code recommendations.
- Contest and call for project contributors to Eclipse BPMN2 Modeler posted Sep 17, 2013
With the growing popularity of open source, it’s getting harder and harder to attract contributors to new projects. A quick Internet search shows us that there are about 20,000+ FLOSS projects out there, and the number of new projects continues to double about every 14 months.
- Developintelligence Joins The Prestigious Eclipse Foundation posted Sep 11, 2013
Membership Continues DevelopIntelligences Commitment to Helping Developers Successfully Adopt Open Source Software.
- Xtend and Xtext 2.4.3 Is Out! posted Sep 06, 2013
We have released version 2.4.3 of Xtext and Xtend. As you can see by the minor increment it's a fully backwards compatible bugfix release.
- Using Hudson Teams, Part 1 – The Basics posted Sep 04, 2013
In this article I’ll be walking you through the basics of the new Hudson 3.1 feature “Team Concept”. As the name suggests, this feature takes Hudson from using a flat, granular, authorization model into one where users are assigned to one or more teams.
- How to Add Custom Install Actions to Your Next Eclipse IDE Plug-in posted Sep 04, 2013
The Eclipse IDE, according to some recent numbers on IDE usage, sits in nearly 2/3 of developer workstations. The ecosystem for Eclipse plug-ins, as you can imagine, is quite vast: about 1600 plug-in solutions are hosted on the Eclipse Marketplace, and have been downloaded nearly 6 million times collectively.
- Natürliche Weiterentwicklung von BIRT posted Aug 28, 2013
Jason Weathersby ist BIRT-Evangelist bei der Actuate Corporation und Mitglied des Eclipse Business Intelligence and Reporting Tools (BIRT) Project Management Committees (PMC). Jason ist Koautor von zwei BIRT-Fachbüchern und Autor von diversen Artikeln über BIRT-Technologien.
- Marakana Off the Market After Twitter Acquisition posted Aug 28, 2013
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- Tim Fox: What's new in Vert.x 2.0 posted Aug 15, 2013
In recent years, new trends like mobile clients and social networks forced web applications to handle more and more concurrent connections. This resulted in new server architectures based on eventing and asynchronicity which you can find in nginx or Node.js.
- Book Review:"Eclipse 4 Plug-in Development by Example" posted Aug 13, 2013
Regular InfoQ Java contributor Dr. Alex Blewitt recently published "Eclipse 4 Plug-in Development by Example" via Packt publishing. Using Java as its language, the book provides a thorough tutorial for would-be Eclipse plug-in developers.
- docfacto becomes Solutions Member of the Eclipse Foundation posted Aug 06, 2013
docfacto, a software start-up that is developing tools for developers that take the ‘too hard’ out of documentation and help businesses eliminate documentation debt, today announced its membership of the Eclipse Foundation as a Solutions Member.
- Open source Java projects: Vert.x posted Aug 01, 2013
If you were excited about Node.js, Vert.x could be the next big thing for you: a similarly architected enterprise system that is built on the JVM.
- Discussing M2M at Eclipse with Ian Skerrett and Benjamin Cabé posted Aug 01, 2013
With a flurry of new machine-to-machine project arriving to the Eclipse Foundation in recent weeks, Claudia from jaxenter.de caught up with Eclipse VP of Marketing Ian Skerrett and Eclipse M2M Industry Working Group chair Benjamin Cabé to talk about the latest developments.
- Eclipse Foundation's M2M, Internet of Things Efforts Gain Momentum posted Jul 31, 2013
The Eclipse Foundation announced that its machine-to-machine (M2M) Working Group has gained significant momentum with new projects, members and commercial adoption.
- Eclipse Foundation Adds New Internet Of Things Projects To Help Push M2M Standards Forward posted Jul 30, 2013
One major goal of the foundation has always been to bring together industry players to work on standards and their implementation together, and one of the latest areas Eclipse has become involved in is the Internet of Things.
- Eurotech Proposes Eclipse Project to Share Open Standard Application Framework for M2M Service Gateways posted Jul 26, 2013
Kura to Provide Set of Common Services for M2M Application Developers as part of Eclipse M2M Working Group.
- Koneki Open-Source Development Tools Simplify M2M Development posted Jul 17, 2013
As the first pillar in the M2M IWG effort and the initiative that spawned the entire project, Koneki aims to solve one of the biggest problems for M2M developers: a lack of effective tools for developing embedded applications.
- CloudBees Announces Eclipse Toolkit 2.0, Enabling Developers to Jumpstart New Projects in the Cloud posted Jul 17, 2013
Updated Eclipse Toolkit Bootstraps Development, Continuous Integration, Deployment Environments for Many Popular Technology Stacks, Including Play Framework, GlassFish, Java EE 6 & 7, Scala and More
- SpringSource by Pivotal releases new quick search-as-you-type add-on for Eclipse posted Jul 15, 2013
Are you an Eclipse user? Do you want a fast and easy way to search for text snippets and patterns in your workspace? Then read on!
- Spring Tool Suite and Groovy/Grails Tool Suite 3.3.0 released posted Jul 12, 2013
Dear Spring Community, we are happy to announce the next major release of our Eclipse-based tooling today: The Spring Tool Suite (STS) 3.3.0 and the Groovy/Grails Tool Suite (GGTS) 3.3.0.
- 13 Linux Debuggers for C++ Reviewed posted Jul 11, 2013
Most time in debuggers is spent doing the same few things: setting breakpoints, stepping through code, looking at variables. Which products make those features supremely accessible and useful? We compare 13 debuggers and find out.
- Boulder Company Knows That Understanding Software Means Understanding The User posted Jul 10, 2013
Mastering any business application is more than knowing where to click and when, it is knowing why you need to click at all. For nearly a decade DevelopIntelligence has been doing what few others in the software training industry have: teach both.
- Eclipse Launches Kepler Release Train With Big Data, BI, Usability Support posted Jul 02, 2013
The Eclipse Foundation has delivered Kepler, its latest annual release train of projects – this one with support for big data, enhanced BI and usability among other things.
- Annual Eclipse 'release train' arrives with Java EE 7, BPM backing posted Jun 27, 2013
This year Eclipse is unleashing dozens of open source tools and upgrades, including additional support for big data in BIRT 4.3.
- Eclipse Kepler enters public orbit posted Jun 27, 2013
This year, the release train synchronised 71 different projects, 420 developers and 54 organisations to ensure that they release their projects together at the end of June in one large-scale release.
- Actuate Enhances Open Source Eclipse BIRT with Connectors to MongoDB, Cassandra, POJO, and Emitters for Microsoft Office Documents posted Jun 27, 2013
Just in time for BIRT 4.3, renovated BIRT Exchange developer community website sports new UI and easier access to downloads, forums and blogs.
- Eclipse Kepler released posted Jun 26, 2013
The Eclipse Foundation announced the release of Eclipse Kepler, the eighth simultaneous release consisting of 71 Eclipse projects and over 58 million lines of code.
- froglogic Releases Squish GUI Tester 5.0 posted Jun 26, 2013
Hamburg, Germany – 2013-06-25 froglogic GmbH today announced that Squish 5.0—a major new version of the popular Squish GUI Tester —is now available.
- Eclipse Foundation opens up to social coding posted Jun 25, 2013
In an admission that the role of a modern open source foundation has changed, the Eclipse Foundation has said it will start allowing projects to host their core development on third-party forges such as GitHub. The reasons behind this change are outlined in a blog post by Mike Milinkovich, Executive Director of the Eclipse Foundation.
- Discussing Eclipse Orion with Ken Walker - JAXConf 2013 posted Jun 24, 2013
JAX Editor Chris Mayer catches a few minutes with Eclipse Orion project lead Ken Walker to discuss the browser IDE and its design goal, its difference from the main Eclipse projects and which technologies you can pull into it.
- Eclipse goes to GitHub posted Jun 21, 2013
With next week's release of Eclipse Kepler just around the corner, Mike Milinkovich has written a post looking to the future of Social Coding at Eclipse. In it, he talks about the possibility of Eclipse projects being mastered at GitHub rather than on the foundation's own servers, citing Vert.X as the initial candidate for leading this change.
- Interview with Benjamin Cabé on the Eclipse M2M projects posted May 27, 2013
Benjamin Cabé is Open Source Evangelist at Sierra Wireless. He has a longtime passion for Eclipse and its ecosystem, and is a committer on several Eclipse projects and contributor to numerous other open source projects. As the chair of the Eclipse M2M Industry Working Group, he advocates the use of innovative technologies for the Internet of Things. He co-leads Eclipse projects Koneki and Mihini.
- Combitech announces its membership in Eclipse Foundation posted May 21, 2013
Combitech proudly announces its membership in Eclipse Foundation and the Polarsys Industrial Working Group.
- Interview with Mike Milinkovich about the past, present and future of Eclipse posted May 18, 2013
Mike Milinkovich is the Executive Director of the Eclipse Foundation, and has been involved with Eclipse since before its inception.
- Renesas launches new version of e2studio IDE posted May 16, 2013
Renesas Electronics America has released an enhanced version of e2studio, an Eclipse-based integrated development environment (IDE). e2studio is designed to provide a flexible development platform for Renesas microcontrollers (MCUs).
- Oracle Grants Compatibility Testing Scholarship to the Eclipse Foundation posted May 13, 2013
Further Demonstrates Commitment to Java Developers and Open Source Community by Providing Technology Compatibility Kits and Support Services for Two Eclipse Projects.
- Interview with Sven Efftinge on Xtend and Xtext posted Apr 26, 2013
Sven Efftinge is the project lead of Eclipse Xtend, a statically-typed programming language for the JVM, and Xtext, a framework for developing programming languages and domain-specific languages. Sven currently works as development manager for itemis.
- Create an Static HTML5 Web Project in Eclipse posted Apr 16, 2013
- M2M IWG Enables M2M Development With Open-Source Technologies posted Apr 16, 2013
Developers can take advantage of an end-to-end open-source software stack for M2M embedded development, extending from the embedded device to the connection with the server infrastructure, with all of the tools necessary to develop M2M solutions.
- Actuate Announces Plug In 2 BIRT Contest for Spring 2013 posted Apr 09, 2013
It's time to roll up your sleeves and create something awesome for BIRT! A 4th gen iPad will be awarded to each of the top 3 BIRT plug-in submissions to BIRT Exchange by April 30th. Please see the contest page for more info and some suggested ideas, tutorials and samples.
- Tasktop Announces 'Software Lifecycle Integration' - Introduces Common Data Model, Technical Architecture, and New Eclipse Mylyn M4 Open Source Project posted Mar 26, 2013
Tasktop announces a new kind of infrastructure for connecting the software lifecycle to help enterprises achieve cross-discipline collaboration and lean Application Lifecycle Management.
- Coverity Expands Free Access to Development Testing Service within Open Source Community, Launches Coverity Scan for Java posted Mar 26, 2013
Coverity, Inc., the leader in development testing, today announced that it is expanding free access to its development testing service within the open source community with the launch of Coverity Scan for Java open source projects.
- Oracle and Eclipse Foundation Urge Developers To Code For M2M posted Mar 18, 2013
Given the girth and weight of Oracle's efforts to focus on the OpenWorld side of its annual developer and user conference program, it is perhaps easy to miss some of the extended news elements emanating from the JavaOne side of the firm's now Sun-enriched technology stack.
- Eclipse Orion Online IDE Provides Effective Tools for Web Development posted Mar 13, 2013
The Eclipse Orion IDE is a first online version of Eclipse. You can write code and develop software using an IDE that runs in your browser. But how does it work?
- Spring Tool Suite and Groovy/Grails Tool Suite 3.2.0 released posted Mar 11, 2013
We are happy to announce the next major release of our Eclipse-based tooling today: The Spring Tool Suite (STS) 3.2.0 and the Groovy/Grails Tool Suite (GGTS) 3.2.0.
- Eclipse Releases Open Source Orion 2.0 web-based IDE posted Mar 04, 2013
The Orion 1.0 release came out in October of last year, and here we are four months later with an Orion 2.0 release.
- Eclipse User Stories posted Mar 01, 2013
I love hearing what people are doing with Eclipse. It really is amazing the great software people have built on top of Eclipse. This is why at EclipseCon, I love to attend the sessions where users show what they have been doing with Eclipse.
- Eclipse RAP 2.0 Released - Same Acronym, Different Name posted Mar 03, 2013
On January 11th, Eclipse RAP 2.0 was released, after 6 years of development. During that time the project has been fully integrated into the Eclipse Platform, to support multiple user interfaces on top of Eclipse 4.
- NatSpec at the CeBIT 2013 in Hannover posted Feb 25, 2013
You plan, design, develop and maintain software for your customers? NatSpec is a tool to transform customer requirements given in natural language to executable acceptance tests.
- Eclipse's Mike Milinkovich on OpenJDK, Patents, and the Java Community Process posted Feb 15, 2013
Eclipse's Mike Milinkovich discusses OpenJDK, the JCP, patents, and recent developments at Eclipse.
- Adopting Eclipse 4 posted Feb 14, 2013
EclipseCon 2013 will have a track focused on adopting Eclipse 4. Check out the sessions and tutorials for Eclispe 4.
- LocationTech: An Initiative Helping Enterprises Build Location Aware Systems posted Feb 08, 2013
The Eclipse Foundation has announced LocationTech - a new initiative meant to help enterprises build location aware systems.
- LocationTech: The Next Step for the Open Source Geospatial Software Community posted Feb 06, 2013
The Eclipse Foundation announced its LocationTech initiative on February 5th via a press release. The Foundation, with more than 190 members and more than 225 projects underway, is one of a number of organizations that nurture and grow open source software. It grew out of an early IBM open source project called Eclipse.
- CERN selects Genuitec’s Secure Delivery Center posted Feb 06, 2013
To address their unique open source tooling objectives, CERN needed a solution to facilitate rapid tooling support for control systems of the Large Hadron Collider [LHC].
- Announcing the Amazon Mobile App SDK Eclipse Plugin (Beta) to Integrate Amazon APIs posted Feb 04, 2013
The Amazon Mobile App SDK Eclipse Plugin (beta) allows you to rapidly and reliably integrate Amazon APIs into your Android projects, speeding up development and cutting down on project setup time.
- Virgo Survey posted Jan 30, 2013
The Virgo team would be grateful if you could take the Virgo community survey before the deadline of February 14 2013.
- “Crowdwriting” the Eclipse Scout Book posted Dec 21, 2012
As announced in our last blog post we are now ready with the crowdwriting setup of the Eclipse Scout book. The goal of the Scout book is to significantly lower the entry barrier into Eclipse Scout. That’s why this book is primarily targetet at Eclipse beginners. To start working with the book, we only assume a meaningful understanding of the Java language and hands on experience covering the Java SE.
- SAP's OSGi-Based Java PaaS Achieves Java Enterprise Edition 6 Web Profile Compatibility posted Dec 21, 2012
SAP AG announced on the 16th December that its NetWeaver Cloud product, a Java-based platform-as-a-service, has achieved Java EE 6 Web Profile Compatibility.
- Informatik-Professorin der TU Darmstadt erhält höchste EU-Forschungsförderung posted Nov 27, 2012
Mira Mezini, Informatik-Professorin an der TU Darmstadt, wird mit der höchstdotierten EU-Forschungsförderung ausgezeichnet. Der Europäischen Forschungsrat (European Research Council) gewährt Mezini einen "Advanced Grant" in Höhe von 2,3 Millionen Euro, den sie für die Erforschung grundlegend neuer Programmierkonzepte beim Cloud Computing aufwenden will.
- 2013: The year of the browser-based IDE posted Nov 19, 2012
It's déjà vu all over again, as the Eclipse Foundation released version 1.0 of a new IDE originally created by IBM. But this time, the IDE lives on a server and in your browser. The Orion Project hit version 1.0 on Oct. 29, heralding a new era of browser-based development.
- Chronon Systems releases Chronon 3 with 10x performance improvement posted Nov 05, 2012
We have released v3 of Chronon Recording Server and Chronon Time Traveling Debugger. Developers and QA Teams can now experience incredible performance improvements of up to 10X with V3 of the Chronon Recording Server making this the best solution to resolve issues in your development, QA and production environments.
- Actuate Announces Plug In 2 BIRT Contest for Autumn 2012 posted Oct 30, 2012
Roll up your sleeves and create an awesome extension to BIRT! At EclipseCon Europe 2012, Actuate announced a new worldwide programming contest for developers. Plenty of suggestions, tutorials and code are listed on the contest site. Deadline is Nov 30th for your chance to win an iPad!
- SunGard Makes its Business Process Management Suite Available For Open Source via the Eclipse Foundation posted Oct 29, 2012
SunGard’s Infinity Process Platform is now available from the Eclipse Stardust project, an open source business process management (BPM) suite designed to help improve the infrastructure behind many of the finance industry’s key operations.
- Google is Eclipse’s Newest Strategic Member posted Oct 23, 2012
I am very happy to welcome Google as the newest Strategic Member of the Eclipse Foundation. This is important, and exciting news for the Eclipse community. Google will be joining CA Technologies, IBM, Oracle and SAP as the backbone of the Eclipse Foundation’s funding, as each of these companies are providing $250,000 per year for our operations.
- Hands-on with Eclipse Orion posted Oct 15, 2012
Eclipse Orion is a new IDE designed specifically for web development, and one we’ve covered before at JAXenter. It’s a project with lofty goals: “to make the web itself the development environment, instead of trying to bring existing desktop IDE concepts to the browser”. It’s meant not as a browser-based replacement for Eclipse, but as a new project with the Eclipse spirit aimed at web developers.
- Spring Tool Suite and Groovy/Grails Tool Suite 3.1.0 released posted Oct 09, 2012
We are happy to announce the next major release of our Eclipse-based tooling today: The Spring Tool Suite (STS) 3.1.0 and the Groovy/Grails Tool Suite (GGTS) 3.1.0.
- Hacking Node on a Raspberry Pi with Orion posted Oct 09, 2012
With EclipseCon Europe fast approaching we wanted to have some cool demos to show off Orion that were a little out of the ordinary. Given that Orion can provide a UI to the file system of an underlying installation it seemed a natural fit to get it running on a headless Raspberry Pi.
- Eclipse's browser IDE Orion showing steady progress in 1.0 M2 posted Sep 26, 2012
- EclipseCon Europe: Help Spread the Word posted Sep 24, 2012
Ralph Mller's blog post provides an easy way for Eclipse
community members to help make
EclipseCon Europe / OSGi Community Event a successful event.
- Open Invitation to Eclipse BIRT Users for ActuateOne Live 2012 posted Sep 21, 2012
Actuate, The BIRT Company™, is hosting one-day events in both San Francisco (Nov 8) and New York City (Nov 14) to provide insights into the future of data visualization, Big Data and business analytics that are available today in ActuateOne. These free events are open to anyone with experience or interest in BIRT.
- DevBoost releases build tool BuildBoost posted Sep 17, 2012
DevBoost is happy to announce the release of the open-source build tool BuildBoost for Eclipse, OSGi and Java developers. BuildBoost was originally developed for Eclipse-based tools and is now used to build, integrate and deliver multiple open-source tools such as HEDL, JUnitLoop, JaMoPP and EMFText.
- Integrate an external code checker into Eclipse CDT posted Aug 22, 2012
Codan is the Eclipse CDT (C/C++ Development Tooling) built-in code analysis framework for C/C++ projects. Codan provides infrastructure to perform static code analysis and comes with ready-to-use problem checkers. With the Eclipse Juno release, Codan was extended to enable developers to automatically execute external code analysis tools.
- Architexa Toolsuite is Now Available for Free posted Aug 22, 2012
At Architexa we have been working very hard to help developers examine code and its architecture. In expanding this effort, effective immediately, the Architexa tool suite is available for free.
- Spring Tool Suite (STS) and Groovy/Grails Tool Suite (GGTS) 3.0.0 releases posted Aug 17, 2012
We are proud to announce that the newest major release of our Eclipse-based developer tooling is now available. This is a major release not only in terms new features but because of other serious changes like componentization, open-sourcing and the fact that for the first time we are making multiple distributions available, each tailored for a different kind of developer.
- New M2M portable project arrives at Eclipse - welcome Mihini posted Jul 24, 2012
Nobody can really accuse the new Machine-To-Machine (M2M) Industry Working Group of not being productive. Yet another Eclipse project proposal has emerged, hoping to sit alongside messaging protocol project Paho and M2M tools project Koneki.
- Leading Java GUI Testing Tool Squish Supports New "Juno" Eclipse 4.2 and 3.8 posted Jul 18, 2012
Squish for Java is the leading functional, cross-platform GUI and regression testing tool for creating and executing automated GUI tests for Java SWT/RCP and AWT/Swing applications.
- Eclipse 4 Application Development â€“ Paper book published posted Jul 12, 2012
Iâ€™m happy to announce that the paper version of the Eclipse 4 Application Development book has been published. The Kindle version has also been updated. Whoever has already the â€œEarly access versionâ€� for the Kindle should get an update soon. Unfortunately Amazon takes a few days to process the update to existing Kindle readers.
- Chronon and Jubula join forces posted Jul 05, 2012
Chronon Systems and BREDEX (the company behind Jubula), have joined forces to bring you the best of both testing and debugging worlds.
- New versions of Jubula and GUIdancer released posted Jul 04, 2012
We are pleased to announce the release of GUIdancer 6.0.1 and Jubula 1.2.1, as well as the successful participation of Jubula in the Eclipse Juno release. GUIdancer and Jubula now contain support for Chronon DVR, which can record the activities of a program to allow post-hoc debugging.
- Eclipse Code Recommenders Proposes Code Based On Bayesian Networks posted Jun 27, 2012
The idea of the code recommenders is to adjust and filter the set of proposals given when the code proposal key sequence is triggered. By default, Eclipse will show the list of public methods (or fields) in alphabetical order. However, when coding against unfamiliar APIs, or ones with many overloaded methods (Quick! Which of the 6 Date constructors is the right1 one to use?), it is not always clear which one should be called.
- Eclipse Juno Release Makes Java Developers Smarter posted Jun 27, 2012
The Eclipse Foundation has released its ninth annual simultaneous release train code-named "Juno" that features a new code completion technology that helps developers work smarter.
- Eclipse 'Juno' Release Train Biggest to Date posted Jun 27, 2012
The Eclipse Foundation today announced its seventh annual synchronized launch of multiple Eclipse projects, better known as the Release Train. This year's release, code-named "Juno," includes 10 new projects as well as the latest upgrade of the default Eclipse application platform. Eclipse 4.2 is now the "mainstream platform" for the Eclipse community, and most of the Release Train projects are shipping on it. The existing Eclipse 3.x code stream is being put into "maintenance mode."
- An Easy Route to Interoperability - Interview with Andy Piper on Eclipse Paho posted Jun 27, 2012
Paho is a project to provide scalable Open Source implementations of lightweight protocols for existing and emerging applications for Machine-to-Machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IoT) solutions.
- Eclipse API Usage Survey posted Jun 15, 2012
Researchers from the Eindhoven University of Technology are carrying out research about Eclipse API usage in Eclipse products/solutions as part of a PhD research. The aim of the research is to understand the evolution of third-party plug-ins in relation to Eclipse API usage. Your input is requested to guide us in validating our research hypotheses .
- Eclipse Testing Day Call for Papers posted May 22, 2012
The third consecutive Eclipse Testing Day will take place on 5th September in Darmstadt, Germany. Proposals should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. See the wiki page for details.
- Training Day: Rich-Client Development with the Eclipse 4.2 application platform posted May 22, 2012
On 29th June in Braunschweig, Germany, Kai TÃ¶dter will be holding a one-day hands-on course for e4 development. Further details and registration information are available on the BREDEX website.
- Gyrex 1.0 sees project leaving Eclipse incubation posted May 11, 2012
Gyrex have announced the release of version 1.0 of the software. With this release, the project moves out of incubation status and becomes a full member project of the Eclipse Foundation.
- Eclipse awarded ACM System Software Award posted Apr 30, 2012
The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) has awarded Eclipse its prestigious System Software Award. The award is given to recognise "developing a software system that has had a lasting influence, reflected in contributions to concepts, in commercial acceptance, or both" and has, in the past, gone to the developers of Java, Unix, TeX, Apache, Smalltalk, RPC, the World Wide Web, and PostScript.
- Eclipse Foundation gets ACM honour posted Apr 30, 2012
Today, the Association for Computing Machinery has announced that Eclipse are the latest recipients of the Software System Award, recognising their decade of influence within the development world.