Monthly Archives: July 2014

Cheeky Stuff Shop Now Online

I’m totally glad that so many people downloaded the Cheeky theme in the last weeks. It is real fun to work on new Cheeky stuff with that backing! The latest addition to the Cheeky family is the new Cheeky Stuff … Continue reading

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Sorry for the Cold Pizza at JUG Karlsruhe ;-)

I like to thank JUG Karlsruhe for the fun I had last wednesday giving my lecture on JAX-RS. The audience was extremely interested, so it was fun to answer all the questions on REST, HTTP and particularly JAX-RS. I am … Continue reading

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Free is not enough. About greedy users.

As I reported earlier, we are giving away for free a full animated emoticons theme (“Cheeky”) which costs us lots of work to draw and compose. We decided to donate some parts to the open source community, as we wanted … Continue reading

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It’s simply ridiculous to read that Oracle (2014’s profit: 13 Billions US$!) effectively blames “staff shortage” for’s front page not being updated for months, then coming up with recent Java Champion Markus Eisele to volunteer meanwhile…! Larry, ifyou’resickof Java, just handit over … Continue reading

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Lecture on RESTful application design with JAX-RS at JUG Karlsruhe

As you might know, I’m part of the Expert Group of JSR 339 at Our charter is to provide an international standard for programming RESTful applications with Java, a.k.a. JAX-RS. To bring more people on the JAX-RS way of … Continue reading

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Cheeky’s New Home

Just gone live with a new web site for Cheeky. What, you don’t know Cheeky? Really!? It is a new project we kicked-off some weeks ago at inviticon, where we work on a professionally designed emoticons theme. What’s so exciting about … Continue reading

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