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Interview with Dr. Paul King and Jon Skeet about Groovy

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Join us for the Java Posse Roundup 2007 in Crested Butte, CO from March 6th-9th 2007

Interview about the Groovy programming language with Dr Paul King and Jon Skeet. Paul is a Managing Director and Principal Consultant for ASERT, an Australian company specializing in helping its customers leverage emerging technologies, and Jon is a software engineer and inveterate technological dabbler who happens to specialize in Java and C# development. They are both contributing authors to a new book from Manning called Groovy in Action along with Dierk Koenig, Guillaume Laforge and Andrew Glover who unfortunately couldn't make it today.

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    • 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 -
    • Closing - Juan Carlos Jimenez - In the House (Intro No. 1)
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