Ending off our JavaOne 2007 coverage is James Gosling's Cool Toys Show. Showcased at this event were various software and hardware products that utilize Java -- the products ranged from a Java powered meat scale to an industrial robot capable of accelerating from zero to 10Gs in roughly a second.
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