This week's book giveaway is in the OCAJP 8 forum. We're giving away four copies of OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I Study Guide and have Edward Finegan & Robert Liguori on-line! See this thread for details.
I haven't done any solid research in that area, but I'm in the Silicon Valley and a few companies that I've been checking out have really expressed some interest in the technology. When a company needs to implement some kind of wireless product, it seems like Java is one of the first few technologies they look at. -Cliff SCJP