Stories by Caroline Craig

Sun announces C/C++ support for NetBeans IDE

Sun Microsystems has announced a preview version of the NetBeans C/C++ Development Pack, which allows developers to edit, compile, and build C and C++ applications on multiple platforms, including Solaris, Linux, and Windows.

Sun, Genuitec preview NetBeans GUI Builder

Sun Microsystems and Genuitec, a provider of low cost RAD tools for Java and JEE development, on Monday announced a preview of the Matisse4MyEclipse GUI Builder plug-in.

Execs: Compelling apps key to mobile devices' success

While Microsoft Corp. sees tremendous opportunity in the wireless mobile space, the key to success will be forthcoming compelling applications and services, said Derek Brown, director of global communications for Microsoft's mobile devices division, in a keynote here at the PocketPC Summit.

Smartphone in spotlight at Pocket PC Summit

At the Pocket PC Summit, which opens here Tuesday, leading vendors will show off their wireless solutions for Microsoft's Pocket PC as well as the first database for a Smartphone device.