See more at the announce forum.
The LineGetter class now has the capability to syntax highlight as you type. It isn't turned on by default but one nice thing would be like telling if you missed a close quote or something.
Over the weekend, I started finally writing a new text component in simpledisplay. The goal is to eventually replace the buggy Linux TextEdit in minigui as well as to make a kind of rich text display (possibly something like a HTML thing too).
I never implemented most Java primitive array types in jni exports. This is now more filled in.