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Tor Norbye (Google), Carl Quinn (Netflix), Dick Wall (Escalate), Chet Haase (Google)

Newscast for April 18th 2007

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Quick News Items

  • Bookmark this page! Java 6 might feature the most optimized and controllable JVM yet, but do you know all of the VM flags? This page gives a complete list of the flags that can be applied for just about any control you might think of. Watch out - there are a lot
  • Apache Mina, now at version 1.1, provides an abstraction framework for network operations

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