This week's book giveaways are in the Refactoring and Agile forums. We're giving away four copies each of Re-engineering Legacy Software and Docker in Action and have the authors on-line! See this thread and this one for details.
I worked with jMaki framework for a little while and found it as an interesting framework to develop web apps that use widgets from various Ajax toolkits including but not limited to Google. Infact the plugins for Eclipse/Netbeans made development very easy. What are the tools/plugins available for easily using GWT in web apps ?