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Editor's Note

At the beginning of the year, we surveyed you and asked what you'd like to read about. The most popular answer was "languages". That's why this month the newsletter features four great articles revolving around languages. Read on to discover:
 ➜ What's new in Eclipse JDT Language Server
 ➜ How to build domain-specific languages with Xtext and Xtend
 ➜ What’s new in Eclipse PHP Development Tools (PDT) 5.3
 ➜ Discover Eclipse Mita - A language for embedded IoT

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Roxanne Joncas


New in Eclipse JDT Language Server

Have you heard about Eclipse JDT Language Server (a.k.a. It's an open source Java language specific implementation of the Language Server Protocol.

Building domain-specific languages with Xtext and Xtend

What are domain-specific languages and why should you care to build one? Find out.

What’s new in Eclipse PHP Development Tools (PDT) 5.3

Check out Eclipse PDT's new features and improvements as part of over 100 resolved issues on Bugzilla!

Introducing Eclipse Mita - A language for embedded IoT

There's a new language out there and it's specifically built for embedded IoT. Read all about it!

Eclipse Java IDE Tips & Tricks

Have you seen the Java 10 support in the Eclipse IDE yet? ➡

Hover to see or open declaration to navigate to the inferred type of 'var', blends well with content assist too.

Try it out now

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Eclipse Announcements

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Eclipse Community News

New Project Proposals

  • Eclipse SW360antenna: the project covers tooling to generate compliance related artifacts (disclosure document, source code bundle, written offer etc) directly within a build process. It relies on data that is provided by different sources such as an SW360 instance.

Interested in more project activity? Read on

New Project Releases

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Upcoming Eclipse Events

Eclipse events are being hosted all over the world! Get involved by attending or organizing an event. View all events.

Here is the list of upcoming Eclipse and Eclipse related events:

Devoxx France
Apr 18-20, 2018 | Paris, France

JAX 2018
Apr 24-27, 2018 | Mainz, Germany

KubeCon Europe
May 2-4, 2018 | Copenhagen, Denmark

Devoxx UK
May 9-11, 2018 | London, UK

May 14-17, 2018 | St. Louis, MO, USA

Eclipse IoT Day Santa Clara
May 14, 2018 | Santa Clara, CA, USA

IoT World 2018
May 14-17, 2018 | Santa Clara, CA, USA

EclipseCon France 2018
Jun 13-14, 2018 | Toulouse, France

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