Paul KrillEditor at Large, InfoWorld

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Paul Krill is an editor at large at InfoWorld, focusing on coverage of application development (desktop and mobile) and core Web technologies such as HTML5, Java, and Flash.

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Java 8 release delayed until next year

The new version of standard Java was due this September, but the need for more work on security issues and Project Lambda have pushed the release date back to the first quarter of 2014.

HTML5 is now feature-complete; here's what's next

The World Wide Web Consortium has a roster of proposed enhancements, including better forms, spell checking, and video captioning.

Survey: Google Play gains on Apple App Store

iOS app sales still outpace Android app sales four to one.

Open source Java for Android? Don't bet on it

Industry observers aren't optimistic, despite chatter about the possibility in OpenJDK circles

RIM developers impressed by BlackBerry 10: 'I hope it's not too late'

BlackBerry app developers see turnaround for RIM, thanks to upcoming UI improvements and new development options.

Microsoft Extends Visual Studio Express 2012 to Desktop Apps

Developers were unhappy with the lack of desktop application support.

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