Java ME 8.1 on 256KB RAM

by Bienvenido David Follow 1 Followers on  Oct 27, 2014

Oracle has released Java ME Embedded 8.1 Early Access #3, which supports the Freescale FRDM-K64F board running the mbed RTOS. The Freescale FRDM-K64F is an ultra-low-cost hardware and development platform which utilizes Kinetis K64 MCUs based on ARM Cortex-M4 cores. This early access release adds support for the ARM Cortex-M architecture.


Java ME 8 General Availability Release

by Victor Grazi Follow 22 Followers on  May 01, 2014 3

Oracle principal product manager Terrence Barr announced the release today of Java ME 8, further aligning Java ME 8 with Java SE 8 and the Internet of Things


Oracle Talks to Architects and Partners About Java 8 in Launch Webinar

by Victor Grazi Follow 22 Followers on  Mar 31, 2014

Almost three years after the release of Java 7, Oracle last week released Java 8, touted as the most revolutionary Java release ever. This week Oracle presented a one-hour public webinar looking into features, background, and community reaction. InfoQ captured some important highlights of the webinar.


Java 8 Developer Preview Released

by Charles Humble Follow 932 Followers on  Sep 11, 2013

Oracle has released the first developer preview of Java 8 for the full range of platforms (Windows, Max OS X, Linux, Solaris).


Java ME Embedded and Java Embedded Suite: New Java Technologies for the Embedded Market

by Bienvenido David Follow 1 Followers on  Oct 02, 2012

Oracle has released Java ME Embedded 3.2 and Java Embedded Suite 7.0, two new additions to Oracle's line of Java Embedded technologies. Java ME Embedded is a Java runtime optimized for microcontrollers and other resource-constrained devices. Java Embedded Suite is a Java application platform for embedded systems, which consists of Java SE Embedded, GlassFish Embedded, Jersey and Java DB.


Inside the Java Community Process

by Victor Grazi Follow 22 Followers on  Aug 09, 2012 2

The first in a new regular feature where we report on the results of the monthly meetings of the Java Community Process.


JavaOne 2011 Strategy Keynote: Java ME, SE an EE Future Roadmaps

by Srini Penchikala Follow 38 Followers on  Oct 05, 2011

Java EE next release will support cloud computing, multi-tenancy, elasticity and caching features. Oracle team presented the future product roadmaps for Java ME, SE and EE platforms at JavaOne 2011 Conference on Tuesday. Twitter also announced during the keynote that they are joining Java Community Process (JCP) and OpenJDK project.


OSGi Community Event

by Alex Blewitt Follow 4 Followers on  Oct 06, 2010

Last week saw London's OSGi Community Event, in conjunction with JAX London. The conference presentations covered a wide range of environments, from Java EE migrations and cloud computing, down to embedded devices and Android.


Nokia Donates Mobile Runtime for Java Applications (JRT) to the Symbian Foundation Under EPL

by Charles Humble Follow 932 Followers on  Jul 28, 2010

Nokia has re-licensed its Mobile Runtime for Java Applications (JRT) under the Eclipse Public License (EPL). The Symbian Platform, still by far the largest smartphone OS, was itself released under EPL in February.


Developer Perception on Mobile Platforms Survey Results

by Abel Avram Follow 11 Followers on  Jul 14, 2010 3

Vision Mobile has published the Mobile Developer Economics 2010 and Beyond report, containing the results of a survey across +400 developers working on the most important eight mobile platforms. The survey shows what platform the developers prefer, what is the installed base and number of apps per platform, time needed to learn and debug on a platform, and others.


A Discussion with Josh Bloch on the Future of Java

by Josh Long Follow 7 Followers on  Apr 29, 2010 10

Effective Java author and chief Java evangelist at Google Josh Bloch gave a talk at the recent web-based Red Hat Middleware 2020 conference. The thrust of the talk was guarded optimism and concern about the future of the Java platform under Oracle's stewardship. InfoQ spoke to him to find out more about his thinking.


Java Card 3 Includes Java 6 Support and an Embedded Servlet Container

by Charles Humble Follow 932 Followers on  Nov 04, 2009

Java Card version 3 includes a new Connected Edition representing the first major update to the Smart Card platform architecture for 10 years. It includes support for an embedded servlet container and a JDK6 compatible virtual machine.


JRuby on Java ME/CDC

by Werner Schuster Follow 9 Followers on  Feb 27, 2009

After first steps to running JRuby on Android, JRuby's Charles Nutter now started work on making JRuby run on the CDC profile of Java ME.


Mobile Ruby Roundup: Symbian Ruby 1.9, Android, JME, iPhone and Mono

by Werner Schuster Follow 9 Followers on  Nov 23, 2008

A port of Ruby 1.9 is now available on Symbian. We take a look at other options for running Ruby on mobile devices, from JRuby on Android or JME to IronRuby on the iPhone with the aid of Mono.


LWUIT Released as GPL Open Source

by R.J. Lorimer Follow 0 Followers on  Aug 24, 2008

Sun announced the GPL licensing of LWUIT earlier this month. LWUIT is a UI toolkit designed for mobile Java devices.

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