This week's giveaway is in the EJB and other Java EE Technologies forum. We're giving away four copies of EJB 3 in Action and have Debu Panda, Reza Rahman, Ryan Cuprak, and Michael Remijan on-line! See this thread for details.
Regarding icon files you put that image file in the root folder (where the index page is located) then you need that special html line in you code inside <head> in order to show that icon next to the URL. You can google that.