Sprint Sponsoring Java Contest

Sprint is sponsoring a Java programming contest because the next generation phones they are rolling out next year feature J2ME. Obviously I think that is an excellent development, unfortunately the contest itself suffers from horrible execution. For example, your entry becomes their property whether you win anything or not. And you have to attend their developers conference in order to even submit your entry?!? No, I think it best to give this contest a skip but lets just admire Sprint for their wise choice of the best technology for embedding in their future phones.
There is a new release of my favorite file sharing program LimeWire Version 1.7 adds useful new features but the most important change is that it is now open source! Yippee! I hope somebody adds mousewheel scrolling using JMousewheel and allows installation via JNLP so I can be automatically upgraded when there is a new version.

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