September 19, 2006
Java 6 on the desktop - part 1
For one reason or another, Java has struggled to make an impression on the desktop. Why that is the case is worthy of its own series of articles. I shan't dwell on the past too much here. By the end of the autumn, Sun is expected to release Java 6 (up until recently, codenamed Mustang) and I intend to have a look at whether this future release is likely to make an impression within the desktop application landscape.