Up and coming
- Neo4J - A graph store - no more ORMappings
- Qi4J - A composite development framework, a new way of writing Java applications, a way of life
- Groovy GRAILS - Excellent for prototyping Java stuff
- Mercurial - When thinking different, why not Version Control as well?
- Swing Appframework, Java6u10 - Propably the next big thing in Rich Internet Applications
- Visualization of graphs - Am looking for a nice, easy API for creating several hierarchical trees that I can drag and manipulate
- Amazon EC2 - Java enabled servers on demand!
- Twitter, Blog, IRC -New (and revisited) ways of communicating intra-project/company
- javaBin, JavaZone - Working with the JavaZone conference for a year was damn fun!