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On Canada's west coast we have been having an unbelievable summer. While the sunshine (and the beach) have a tendency to lure me away from my computer, there has been so much Eclipse activity this summer  that it's challenging to get away.  One of the things I'm most excited about is the Google Summer of Code work going on in Zest.  Zest is my small graph...

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As everyone should now know, the application process for Google Summer of Code is well underway.  Students are actively putting together their proposals and mentors are busy giving feedback and helping students solidify their ideas. For those of you who still don't know what the Google Summer of Code program is, it's a program put on by Google, in which students are given a stipend...

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I have been working on one of the most requested Zest features, custom figures, and by EclipesCon it will be finished.  Now you are no longer stuck with those little blue rounded rectangles.  You can construct all sorts of custom figures, or even make use of an ImageFigure. [caption id="attachment_997" align="aligncenter" width="526" caption="Zest Custom Figure"][/caption] You can either do this by creating a CGraphNode, or in the...

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Over the past week I have ignored my daughters, gave-up on work, haven't seem my wife, and managed to create a web-enabled version of Zest.  Ok, most of what I said is lie, however, I did manage to create a web-enabled version of Zest while still spending quality time with the family (and getting some "real work" done). How you ask? The magic of "SWT Browser...

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