Java SE 6 is out
Java SE 6 was released in it's final form on Monday, 12th December to the world. Support for Web Services and XML data binding were a couple of the key new features added to the Java platform in this release. See Vivek's blog for an example of the kind of Web Service endpoints and how to build Web Service clients using Java SE 6.
Danny also has a list of the
top ten new features in Java SE 6.