Open source Java further

Oracle has moved to utilize help of IBM and Eclipse Foundation to further it’s effort to open source Java. More details in this blog.

Java and Eclipse are natural together however as per James Gosling, Apache could have been better, Agree!.

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Convergence of OS for IoT?

After trying Brillio and other initiatives of coming up with the Operating System for IoT devices Google finally centered its OS around it’s popular OS, Android. Android Things announced last week essentially pulls all it’s device support to the OS that can become a unifying one with all low form factor devices!.

There have been some consolidation the low foot print OS market (around RTOS vendors like WindRiver etc.) but with emergence of micro foot print devices like Rasberry Pi, Intel Edison etc. divergence started again. With Android support let’s see if we this convergence starts happening again.