Category: <span>Open Source Tools</span>

Shapes, Binding, and Animation in JavaFX and NetBeans

JavaFX makes working with graphics and animation super easy. And thanks to the new NetBeans plugin you can build rich graphics interactively. In this tutorial you will learn the very basics of creating shapes, binding to variables, and simple rollover animations in about 4 minutes. Watch the tutorial on

Tech Chat – David Ward on JBoss Developer Studio

DZone recently interviewed JBoss Solutions Architect David Ward to talk about what’s new in JBoss Developer Studio (JBDS) and the Enterprise Application Platform (EAP). Ward distinguishes EAP from the various projects found on and describes JBoss’ flexible deployment and configuration model. He looks at how JBDS tooling works together …