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!.


Android JVM

This is a significant move, shifting to OpenJDK.

Google confirms next Android version will use Oracle’s open-source OpenJDK for Java APIs

This article gives the history and background for the move.