Author: Jochen Krause

This is an exciting moment for me - the first book about Eclipse RAP has now finally arrived in print. "Eclipse Rich Ajax Platform - Bringing Rich Clients to the Web" by Fabian Lange A book is always a great endorsement for a technology. Having an author with no affiliation to the producers of the technology is even better. Nevertheless, when I read Fabians message that the...

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e4 is now an official incubating project under the Eclipse project, the review ended positively and uneventful. There have been some promising experiments and demos going on already, the latest ones mainly targeting the desktop side of the affairs. Using the source code of the latest EMF based demos and compiling it against the RAP target platform revealed only a few api methods that were not...

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As Neil pointed out in Having fun with RAP and OSGi there is a challenge for us rappers: Provide a look & feel of RAP applications suitable for the web. We do not claim that we are completely there, but introducing the PresentationFactory is a big step forward. You now no longer depend on our design capabilities, just do it yourself. And to help you get...

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