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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 introduce 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 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…


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…


JavaOne After Event with some cool talks

2015/11/16 - 19:50 in JavaFX

The JUG Switzerland has announced an event with some talks of the JavaOne 2015. You can find all information here. I'm happy that 2 of the 5 talks are JavaFX / UI related. If you haven’t had the change to attend JavaOne and live near Zurich you should visit…


Dolphin Platform has been released

2015/11/09 - 10:15 in Dolphin Platform, JavaFX, Polymer, Web Frontends

We planed to release the Dolphin Platform before JavaOne but the preparation of the JavaOne Voting Machines took more time then expected and we can't finish all the todos that we had to fully open source the Dolphin Platform. Since JavaOne is over for more…


A short preview of the JavaOne Voting Machine

2015/10/23 - 16:28 in IoT, JavaFX

Today I want to give a short preview of the JavaOne Voting Machine that is build for this year JavaOne as a cooperative project by Canoo and Oracle. Voting Machine devices will be placed in every room at JavaOne. By doing so attendees can directly vote for…