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Developer Linux News for Oct 11, 2008

  • Linux-Kongress: Corbet Presents New Kernel 2.6.27 (Oct 11, 2008, 12:07)
    Linux Magazine: "In the second keynote of the Linux-Kongress in Hamburg, Germany, cofounder of and kernel developer Jonathan Corbet presented details on yesterday's released Kernel 2.6.27, but also described some of the work Linux Torvalds and his group of hackers have been up to."

  • Cross platform development with JRuby and Swing (Oct 11, 2008, 06:37)
    IBM Developerworks: "In addition to building Web and console applications with Ruby, you can write complex GUI desktop applications that run unmodified on multiple platforms. This article introduces Monkeybars,a library that uses JRuby and Swing for building applications, and takes you through an example application."

  • Develop a Dynamic Location-Based Mashup (Oct 11, 2008, 05:07)
    IBM Developerworks: "Mashups are a new, highly interactive Web development methodology. Essentially a mix of related content put together from disparate sources, mashups provide rich dynamic content for a superb user experience. Getting Asynchronous JavaScript + XML (Ajax) and mashup chops into your development toolbox will benefit you with high demand in the evolving Web 2.0 workspace."

  • Mozilla Labs Introduces Geode (Oct 11, 2008, 00:35)
    OStatic: "Geode is one of the first applications to use the new W3C geolocation specification API. It is currently available as a plug-in for Firefox 3 (and seems to only support Windows and Mac systems at this time)."