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My life experiences with code and design

  • If you’re like me, Expression Blend is your best friend while developing any XAML based application. When the beta’s and release candidates came out for 2012, I found it strange that the ‘Data’ tab in Expression Blend was missing for …

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Gwt FastTree and a spinner icon

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During a project that makes use of the Google Gwt Incubator project, I was using the FastTree widget pretty actively, and

Make a rectangle grow backwards in JavaFX

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I came across a small issue when I was developing some home projects that I've got going (namely JFXtras) and I wanted to

Integrating GWT into an existing application

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How do you integrate GWT into an existing, AJAX based application???This is the question that arose for me recently. I was


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I have joined a great open source project focused on creating great UI based widgets for JavaFX, its called "JFXtras" and

JFXGraph code sample

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G'Day.In this post, I will demonstrate with code samples, just how a developer would use the JFXGraph application.Note:I

JFXGraph… graphing with JavaFX

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Firstly, happy new year! This is my first post for 2009, and so far the new year has been going great!So strait into the

Using Java with JavaFX

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Up until recently I have been playing around with JavaFX getting my hands dirty on some of the finer points of the FX Script

The upgrade to spacemissionFx 1.0

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Since the release of JavaFX, there have been a few nice articles about the upgrade from the preview release of JavaFX, to

Quick Tip for JavaFX and the contains() method

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After the release of JavaFX, I have been just getting my existing games up-to-date to use the 1.0 SDK. So far, and I will

Adding Java Web Start to your Blog for a JavaFX application

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IntroductionI have been recently adding some JavaFX examples to my blog and I have wanted to also add a simple little link