Sun Microsystems Laboratories used to have a prominent link from www.sun.com. Now that page redirects to www.oracle.com, which does not have such a link. But you can still find the Sun Labs page at research.sun.com.

Why do I bring this up? Well the headline article is "Java on FIRST!" of course, describing the deployment of the Squawk Java VM for embedded software development education.

Regional robotics competitions start in a week, and will run in different areas every weekend for the next 5 weeks. See usfirst.org for a complete schedule of events near you, as well as the FIRST Robotics @ Sun wiki (gotta rename that soon).




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