Ec-CoFFEE plug-in is a set of synchronous collaboration tools for Eclipse that is built on the top of the CoFFEE framework .
The collaboration does not require a server, but (because of firewalls) is based on local area networks. Among the tools: threaded discussion tool, graphical tool, drawing tool, co-writer, internet explorer, document browser, CollabXMind, positionometer (votation tool), chat, ....
Ec-CoFFEE adds a new menu to the main menu bar, allowing the user (while using the traditional Eclipse functionalities to support the development of the software) to:... read more
A new version of CoFFEE includes new tools, CollabXmind Tool, Document sharing Tool and Shared Drawing Tool and others features. More details are presented in release page https://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/coffee-soft/wiki/Release%205.0%20IsisLab%20CoFFEE and CoFFEE (vs 5.0) is available at https://sourceforge.net/projects/coffee-soft/files/coffee-soft/5.0%20%28ISISLab%29/ISISLab_CoFFEE_Full_5.0.exe/download
A new version includes a new tool, The Applet Launcher, and fixed bugs about "launch a tool on demand" and the message of the Threaded Discussion tool.
More details are available at "What's New since 4.0" document, download at [https://sourceforge.net/project/downloading.php?group_id=234505&filename=WhatsNewSince4.0_4.3.1.pdf&a=58877188]
A new version includes the new features and enhancements of CoFFEE software.
More details are available at "What's New since 4.0" document, downloading at [http://garr.dl.sourceforge.net/sourceforge/coffee-soft/CoFFEE_WhatsNewSince4.0_4.3.pdf]
CoFFEE wizard is a plug-in project wizard to install within Eclipse, so it also gives the developers a quick start by generating a new plugin project for CoFFEE.
After installing CoFFEE wizard, a wizard helps to create a first plugin project for coFFEE.
It is possible to create simple projects for coFFEE
- A dummy plug-in project
- A simple chat plug-in project
For more details, see documentation at
readme file at http://garr.dl.sourceforge.net/sourceforge/coffee-soft/CoFFEEWizardToolReadme.pdf
The team that is developing CoFFEE from the ISISLab (http://www.isislab.it ) of the University of Salerno in Italy got awarded by IBM with the
IBM International Jazz Award 2008 (see http://www.ibm.com/university/scholars/innovation/jazz.html ) to the team leader Vittorio Scarano (http://www.dia.unisa.it/professori/vitsca ). The prize will contribute in bringing the CoFFEE tools into the Jazz platform. So, more news and releases will follow!
In the CoFFEE, it possible to install a new plug-in.
The "document browser Tool" allows learners to browse documents that are placed on the teacher machine.
The new version is out with fixed bugs.
More details at http://code.google.com/p/coffee-documentbrowsertool/
The last version within the Lead project, this new version is the most updated, documented, stable and user-friendly version of CoFFEE... Download it and give it a try!... And don't remember to come back for exciting news with the new releases in December 2008!
The CoFFEE team
Ilaria Manno (one of the main architect of the software) presented CoFFEE at the 3rd Italian Workshop on Eclipse Technologies (Eclipse IT, http://eit08.di.uniba.it/ ) and won the prize for the best student demo in Educational track on Nov. 18th 2008.
The new release of CoFFEE is out! It includes an improved Lesson Planner, and Linux and MAcOS multilingual versions!
The software CoFFEE (and the project Lead) receives the italian national "Premio Aldo Fabris" per la formazione (promoters: Formez, Tecnopolis CSATA, Formed, Regione Puglia and others).
We are migrating all the development environment into the sourceforge project. Soon, new milestones (3.3 is coming out) and Eclipse wizards to create new CoFFEE tools.
The ISISLab Team at University of Salerno (Italy) http://www.isislab.it
The CoFFEE development team is resuming its activities in September, when the source code, docs, etc. will be available.
Have nice holidays!
The CoFFEE development team
HI everybody. The project has been created, but the team is going on summer holidays. The project will be active since beginning of september! Remember to come and visit us again
The CoFFEE Team