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GuiGarage 2.0

2016/02/04 - 10:56 in General

Today I start a new version of my blog. Next to migrating all the posts to this new version I will add some new content. Since JavaFX will still be a very important part of GuiGarage I will add some new categories for web frontends and UI/UX in general. I…

How to choose the right color

2016/02/02 - 09:40 in General, Layout & UI

When creating a new control or a complete application I often ask myself what colors I should use for visualization. When defining a control the best…

Styling a JavaFX Scrollbar

2015/11/30 - 22:49 in General, JavaFX

Styling a scrollbar in JavaFX isn't that easy since it it composed of several internal nodes. Thanks to CSS all the internal nodes can be styled by using…

Dolphin Platform & KumuluzEE: JavaEE Microservices with dynamic and rich frontends

2015/11/11 - 17:18 in General

Have you heard of KumuluzEE that is one of the 2015 Java Duke's Choice Award winners? Well, if you haven't heard about this cool project you should have a look. KumuluzEE is a JavaEE based framework to create microservices and JavaEE based applications that…

An overview of the Web Component specifications

2015/02/15 - 14:58 in General, WebComponents

WebComponents are a new W3C standard that is defined by some new specification: Element Template Shadow DOM Custom Elements HTML Imports An overview about this specs and how they can be used in HTML can be found in the presentation that I did with Michael…

Guigarage broken :(

2014/11/01 - 19:10 in General

I think the wordpress installation of guigarage is broken. Some parts of admin backend aren't working any more and code snippets in the blog posts aren't included. I will reinstall everything the next week. Stay tuned!

Guigarage Logo

2014/07/16 - 21:41 in General

I created a logo for the guigarage and plan to relayout the blog in the next weeks. So stay tuned :)

Win a copy of “Mastering JavaFX 8 Controls”

2014/07/08 - 17:55 in General

You can win a copy of my "Mastering JavaFX 8 Controls" book at Java Ranch. You only need to ask a JavaFX specific question at the JavaFX forum of Java Ranch.

Mastering JavaFX Controls

2014/03/05 - 23:58 in General

In summer my first JavaFX book will be released and I created a first info page about the book. I will add additional informations the next days and hopefully there will be a free downloadable chapter in the next weeks. I plan to add all sources and demo applications…

DataFX Controller Framework Preview

2013/12/27 - 19:10 in DataFX, General, JavaFX

Today we released the version 2.0 of DataFX. Thanks for all the feedback that we received with the last release candidates. As a next step we will work on DataFX 8.0 that will use Java 8 and JavaFX 8. One of the new features that will be part of the next release…