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JavaFX JumpStart @ JavaOne

2016/09/20 - 23:08 in JavaFX

You can find the slides of my talk here: http://www.slideshare.net/HendrikEbbers/javafx-jumpstart-javaone-2016

JavaFX and CSS: Pseudo Classes

2016/02/09 - 13:18 in JavaFX

In my last post I gave a quick overview of the how CSS can be used in JavaFX by styling nodes based on an id or style classes. Today I want to explain…

JavaFX and CSS

2016/02/07 - 23:20 in JavaFX

One of the cool features of JavaFX is the CSS support. By using CSS you can simply style a single control or a complete application. The CSS support in…

Dolphin Platform 0.8 has beed released

2016/02/04 - 10:44 in Dolphin Platform, JavaFX, Polymer

Yesterday we released version 0.8 of Dolphin Platform. The version contains several bugfixes and some new features that I want to show here. Validation I think the biggest new feature is the support of Java Bean Validation (JSR-303). For this feature we introduceĀ a…

Reference Cards for JavaFX, Web Components and Open Dolphin

2016/01/15 - 15:19 in JavaFX, Web Frontends, WebComponents

For JavaLand 2015 we (Canoo) created some small reference cards for technologies that we are currently involved in or committed to. For the conference the printed the reference cards in high quality and today I thought that the content might be interested…

The JavaOne Voting Machine

2016/01/13 - 09:24 in IoT, JavaFX

If you visited JavaOne this year you should have noticed the Voting Machines that were placed at each session room at JavaOne. By using this machines you had the chance to give a vote for the current session. If you liked the session you simple pressed the…

Dolphin Platform and Polymer

Starting with version 0.7 the Dolphin Platform JavaScript and Polymer API has been released. Now you can easily create desktop, mobile and web clients for your application by using the same controller and presentation model. You only need to change the thin…

Dolphin Platform Jumpstart

2015/12/02 - 19:49 in Dolphin Platform, JavaFX

Starting with a new technology is often hard. Even if the technology is documented and follows the pattern and structures that you already know from other APIs or frameworks the initial start is always a problem. To simplify this start when working with the…

Round images with JavaFX

2015/11/30 - 22:51 in JavaFX, Layout & UI

In modern UI you can often find round avatar images like shown in this image: Creating this special UI nodes with JavaFX isn't that hard. The most important JavaFX features to create such a rounded image is clipping. By using clipping you can define the area…

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 the defined style classes of the nodes. When adding a scrollbar to a scene it will contain the following…