This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
The IBM Java 8 beta is now open. Please use this link to access the files https://ibm.biz/BdxPpH and the message board for this beta if you have questions or queries. AIX, Linux, zLinux and z/OS files are available to download for you to test your current applications. As the months progress there will be further code releases as new functionality becomes available.