Sun exam rescheduled

Wouter Technology

Today I decided to reschedule my Sun Certification exam to next wednesday, 01 october. I recently catched a cold and I don’t feel like I’m in top condition right now. I want to be very fit to take the exam, so I think it’s better to postpone it with one …

Java Desktop for X Window Pre-Stable Release

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The Java Desktop for X Window (JD4X) project has just released its pre-stable version of their Java Desktop for Linux users for evaluation. Even though it is a pre-stable (beta) version, the release is a fully functional Java desktop. The JD4X authors are seeking feedback on the release to improve …

Stealth disco!

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Bored at the office or just want to act silly? Try some stealth disco! The point is to dance exuberantly behind someones back without them noticing.

The Business Value of Web Standards

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Jeffrey Veen wrote an interesting essay on the Adaptive Path web site on The Business Value of Web Standards. Veen claims that so many of the arguments about the benefits of xHTML and CSS focus on the technological implecations. Others simply equate validating markup with Holy Scripture, demanding perfection for …

Sun’s Java Desktop System unveiled

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It appears to me this is just a gnome desktop with a new skin and some specific programs installed, which are already easy to install yourself. I don’t see anything innovating at first sight. I might be wrong, we’ll see in december.

A brand new site update

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Because the weblogging system I wrote for Wouter.Net was lacking a lot of usefull features and since I don’t have time to extend it now, I started looking for an existing weblogging tool that suites my needs. While browsing the web I found out that allready several extended blogging programs …