With well over 10 proposed inclusions for the upcoming release of the Java Standard Edition or JDK 7, which is slated for a pre-release in summer 2009 and final release by year's end, there are still a few loose strings as to what will make its way into the final version. This post by Alex Millers provides a status update on the various JSRs that are set for inclusiong in JDK 7 and how they are fairing. Read Alex Miller's post: 'Java 7 Update': http://tech.puredanger.com/2009/02/16/java7-update/