The Java Posse
Serving the Java Community since 2005
Tor Norbye (Google), Carl Quinn (Netflix), Dick Wall (Escalate), Chet Haase (Google)

Newscast for September 26th 2006

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Bill Pugh joins us half way through this podcast to talk about his new JSR 305 - Annotations for Software Defect Detection

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  • Arpit Agarwal asks a question over at JavaLobby that we get asked a fair amount on the posse - what are the differences between the Google Web Toolkit and the Echo 2 framework, and where should you use each

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  • Theme Music:
    • Opening - "Java" the parody song Copyright 1997 Broken Records and Marjorie Music Publ. (BMI), written and performed by Loose Bruce Kerr of the Dr. Demento Show and Sun Microsystems attorney. Based on the WWI popular song, "Ja-da." Ukelele style on the recording taught to Bruce by his dad. Re-produced with kind permission from "Loose" Bruce Kerr -
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