Java Developer CV/Resume Update

given recent spike in HRs' interest, I've updated my CV, it's now available as google document:

Please let me know if you have any problems accessing it.


URLConnection HowTo

This subject is pretty often asked here and the Sun tutorial is too concise about the subject. So I thought, let's post a CW question and answer about this so that it can if necessary be referenced in other topics. Others are of course free to add more hints and best practices here.