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Tonny Kohar07/08/09
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Sketsa SVG Editor 6.1

Visual SVG with Java KIYUT just released Sketsa SVG Editor 6.1, a cross platform vector drawing application based on SVG. It features various tools for optimizing content creation, giving designers unsurpassed support for creativity. These tools include...

Geertjan Wielenga07/01/09
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What's New in NetBeans Platform 6.7?

An overview of changes relating to NetBeans Platform 6.7, which is the Swing framework that underpins applications such as NetBeans IDE, as well as many others. (Click here for the 6.5 version of this document.)

Jaroslav Bachorik06/30/09
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BTrace JARs Available as Maven Artifacts

Thanks to being included in GlassFish v3, for integration with DTrace, the BTrace JARs are now available as Maven artifacts:

Tinu Awopetu06/29/09
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NetBeans IDE 6.7 Now Available for Download!

The NetBeans Team is proud to announce the availability of NetBeans IDE 6.7! Download NetBeans IDE 6.7 The focus of NetBeans IDE 6.7 is connectivity—helping developers to connect to the latest technologies and to each other. New features include...

Geertjan Wielenga06/01/09
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Buy Both NetBeans API Books & Get an Apress T-Shirt

On Wednesday 3 June, from 12.30 to 13.00, two new books relating to the NetBeans Platform will be signed at the JavaOne book store: Practical API Design: Confessions of a Java Framework Architect by Jaroslav Tulach

Nitin Bharti05/29/09
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SoftwareFX Unveils Chart FX 7 for Java Desktop (Beta)

Chart FX 7 for Java Desktop is a data visualization library for Swing-based applications that integrates with both Eclipse & NetBeans IDEs.  With over 20 different chart types, customizable legends, ready-to-use color palettes, ...

Jiri Sedlacek05/28/09
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JDK 6 Update 14 Includes Latest VisualVM 1.1.1

The just released JDK 6u14 includes the latest version of the VisualVM tool. According to the Release Notes there are many improvements and bugfixes in the tool since the JDK 6u13:

Nitin Bharti05/27/09
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ICEfaces 1.8.1 released with over 70 fixes and improvements

In addition to the over 70 fixes and improvements, the ICEfaces 1.8.1 certified maintenence release also includes updated tool integration bundles for Eclipse 3.4, MyEclipse 7.1, Netbeans 6.5<

Nitin Bharti04/24/09
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Sun Microsystems Announces the Java VisualVM Blogging Contest

Today Sun Microsytems announced the start of the Java VisualVM(tm) Blogging Contest. Check out this free tool, blog about it and you could win $500! Designed for both production and development time use, Java VisualVM enhances the capability of monitoring and...

Nitin Bharti04/16/09
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Free Tutorial -- Getting Started with FUSE ESB 4

On Wednesday, April 29th, Progress Software will be hosting a free tutorial that will help you get started with the FUSE Enterprise Service Bus (ESB) 4.  FUSE ESB 4 is an enterprise version of Apache ServiceMix 4 that boasts a range of new features,...

Jiri Sedlacek04/01/09
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VisualVM 1.1.1 Now In Japanese and Simplified Chinese

The multi-language version of VisualVM 1.1.1 has been released at The tool has been translated to Japanese (ja) and Simplified Chinese (zh_CN). Also the Introduction to VisualVM (ja, cn) and Getting Started with VisualVM (ja,...

Nitin Bharti03/16/09
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Agile Adoption Refcard for Decreasing Time to Market Available for Download

What is Agile? Do you have the right agile practices for your team? This Refcard focuses on choosing the right agile practices for your team or organization when getting to market faster is of prime importance. Learn about the practices that are the building...

Tinu Awopetu02/25/09
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NetBeans 6.7 Milestone 2 Now Available for Download!

The NetBeans team is pleased to announce the availability of NetBeans IDE 6.7 Milestone 2 (M2). Download NetBeans IDE 6.7 Milestone 2Highlights of the release include:

Vladimir Kondratyev02/19/09
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YourKit Java Profiler 8.0 Released

YourKit team is glad to announce immediate availability of YourKit Java Profiler 8.0 released on February 13, 2009. It can be downloaded at MOST NOTABLE CHANGES AND NEW FEATURES IN...

Tinu Awopetu02/19/09
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Cast Your Votes in the NetBeans Governance Board Elections!

The NetBeans Governance Board nomination period has ended, and the NetBeans team is pleased to present the following community members as the final nominees for the Governance Board elections: