Wednesday, November 26, 2008

Columbus iPhone Developers User Group (CIDUG)

I am interested in meeting other iPhone developers in Central Ohio and sharing information. So I am proposing a local iPhone Developers User Group. If you are interested, please join the Google Group created for starting the conversation about this group at

Wednesday, November 5, 2008

Announcing Grails iUI plug-in

I am excited to announce the release of a new Grails plug-in, iUI Plug-in version 0.2. This is the initial release of the plug-in. This plug-in installs the current version of the popular iUI library for developing native looking iPhone web applications. iUI is a combination of CSS, JavaScript and images for simplifying iPhone web applications and give the application a native iPhone application look and feel.

You can find more details about the Grails iUI plug-in and how to use it at the iUI Plug-in page. Also keep a look out for an upcoming indepth iPhone Web Development article in GroovyMag.

Eclipse World 2008 Slides

I just finished speaking at Eclipse World 2008. Like previous years it was a marathon of speaking. I gave one full day tutorial and three regular sessions so unfortunately I did not get to attend very many sessions. I have posted my sessions for all to enjoy.

Develop Better Java EE Applications With Eclipse Web Tools Platform (tutorial)
Step by Step: Making Enterprise JavaBeans With J2EE Standard Tools
Beat Those Java Dependencies: Extend the Web Tools Platform With Facets
Interacting With Relational Databases

The Ultimate Enterprise Java Build Solution Revisited

In May of 2009, I wrote the blog post The Ultimate Enterprise Java Build Solution . Over the past 7 years since I wrote the post I have help...