Monthly Archives: February 2014

Publishing an Android book in the vogella book series

Since a few months I’m working on an Android book based on the popular Android online tutorials from my website. On thing I learned in the past about book writing is that the process is extremely painful. Creating a consistent … Continue reading

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OpenSearch added to vogella.com

For your convenience we just added OpenSearch support to vogella.com which should be picked up by your browser when surfing through the site. Chromium users can type “vogella.com” and hit TAB to search directly in the same box.

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Using Eclipse Luna on Ubuntu

Eclipse Luna uses GTK3 as default which is great but unfortunately SWT GTK3 contains still contains some bugs which makes it hard for me to use it, the main ones are: https://bugs.eclipse.org/bugs/show_bug.cgi?id=424343 Empty talbles with GTK3 https://bugs.eclipse.org/bugs/show_bug.cgi?id=426694 Black area during … Continue reading

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Eclipse 4 RCP Kindle version available

I finally found the time to publish the Eclipse 4 RCP book also as Kindle version. Amazon USA: Eclipse 4 Rich Client Platform Amazon Germany: Eclipse 4 Rich Client Platform The other Amazon countries should also be available soon, please … Continue reading

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vogella with 60 000 daily visitors

The number of developers which use the free information provided by vogella.com continues to amaze me. Yesterdays we had 60 000 visitors on vogella.com. This is an increase of almost 20% in the last 2 months. 60 000? Quite frankly, … Continue reading

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