Messenger++ is a multi-protocol instant messaging client for Android. It features multi-protocol support (currently: XMPP, Facebook(XMPP), Google Talk(XMPP), VK, SMS) + audio calls if supported by the protocol. The UI is optimized for tablets. It is a Maven-based project with Robolectric tests built by Travis CI.
Vibur DBCP is a new, concurrent JDBC connection pool based on Java dynamic proxies. It is fast, has concise source code, and supports a fairness parameter, statement caching, SQL query logging, and many other features. Various configuration examples (with Spring, Hibernate, etc.) are provided.