The 10 Hottest IT Jobs in Demand

July 30, 2008

The 10 Hottest IT Jobs in Demand “Even in tough economic times, employees with the right skills will always be in demand in the IT industry. “



July 20, 2008

start [SwingWiki]
“SwingWiki is a Java Swing Developer community site with an big archive of Swing-related usenet groups and mailing lists, but also tips, tricks and articles and book reviews written by your colleagues from around the world. If you came here through a search engine and did not find what you were looking for, make sure to check the wiki table of contents.”

This looks like a useful site of good information for Java GUI developers.

Mind mapping software

July 15, 2008

Main Page – FreeMind – free mind mapping software
“FreeMind is a  free mind-mapping software written in Java. A mind map is a diagram used to represent words, ideas, tasks, or other items linked to and arranged radially around a central key word or idea. It is used to generate, visualize, structure, and classify ideas, and as an aid in study, organization, problem solving, decision making, and writing. “

Many students find mind mapping to be a powerful study and learning technique, I suggest you give it a try!

Java example source code Organized by topic

July 12, 2008

Java examples example source code Organized by topic A nice collection of snippets and some very small applications illustrating Java concepts and syntax. Also includes C#, HTML and some other things.

Java Traps: double

July 10, 2008

Java Traps: double “This article is a practical guide to describing the major traps and pitfalls associated with using the Java’s simple type double.” Some surprises, dangers and, just plain good information about using the double numeric type. (via DZone)