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18 07, 2016

Wanted: JavaFX Tips and Tricks

By |July 18th, 2016|JavaFX, Speaking, Tips & Tricks|0 Comments

At this year's JavaOne conference in San Francisco I will be presenting a session called "JavaFX Tips and Tricks". This talk will be based on the posts in my blog. However, I have a feeling that there are many more nice tips and tricks out there that should be mentioned in this presentation. So I am asking [...]

13 07, 2016

Sexy FlexGanttFX Split Screen @ Emirates Airlines

By |July 13th, 2016|FlexganttFX, JavaFX|0 Comments

I just received a very nice screenshot of the NCO application of Emirates Airlines. They are now using the new QuadGanttChartLiteContainer class that was added to FlexGanttFX 1.6 and it looks very polished. Please have a look yourself.

13 07, 2016

JavaFX Real-World Apps: SkedPal

By |July 13th, 2016|FlexganttFX, Java, JavaFX|0 Comments

A new entry in the "Real World Applications" series. This time it is SkedPal, an application for managing a busy person's life intelligently. I have been consulting the SkedPal team in matters related to JavaFX and also when they made the decision to start using the CalendarFX framework for their calendar requirements. Below you can see [...]

12 07, 2016

FlexGanttFX 1.6 Released

By |July 12th, 2016|FlexganttFX, JavaFX|2 Comments

Version 1.6 of FlexGanttFX has been released today. It contains the usual bug fixes and minor enhancements but also several new controls. It can be downloaded here. Gantt Chart Lite When doing some consulting at Emirates Airlines in Dubai the users and I came to the conclusion that the Gantt chart in their application doesn't [...]

12 07, 2016

JavaOne 2016 Presentations

By |July 12th, 2016|JavaFX, Speaking|0 Comments

Four of my talk proposals were accepted, so I will be talking about these things at JavaOne this year: JavaFX Tips and Tricks [CON1379] Dirk Lemmermann, DLSC This session presents an extensive list of tips and tricks that will make every developer better at coding JavaFX-based user interfaces. Topics include advanced clipping, working with the [...]

19 05, 2016

Real World Apps @ JUG Bern

By |May 19th, 2016|JavaFX|2 Comments

I will be joining Michael Inden tonight at his JavaFX workshop for JUG Bern and will use the opportunity to present the JavaOne "JavaFX Real World Apps" presentation. I hope the attendees will find the applications inspiring and convincing enough to start their own development efforts based on JavaFX.

15 05, 2016

JavaFX Meetup Zurich with Gerrit Grunwald

By |May 15th, 2016|JavaFX|0 Comments

The JavaFX Meetup Group in Zurich will meet on Tuesday evening. Gerrit Grunwald will give a presentation about custom controls. The talk will cover his Medusa framework and his famous "Friday Fun Components". For more information please visit our meetup page.

19 04, 2016

JavaFX Missing Features Survey: CSS

By |April 19th, 2016|JavaFX|1 Comment

In the last post of the Missing Features Survey series I said that this post would be about missing features in CSS and FXML. Now it turns out that the survey submissions did not contain any valid FXML issues. So I will focus on CSS only. These are the CSS features that were reported missing: Full [...]

12 04, 2016

JavaFX Missing Features Survey: Performance & Quality

By |April 12th, 2016|JavaFX|4 Comments

I take it as a good sign that the categories "Performance" and "Quality" have not seen a lot of submissions in the "Missing Features Survey". Performance In the survey the performance of JavaFX was compared with the performance of Swing and people noticed that JavaFX is slower than Swing. I personally have yet to find [...]

6 04, 2016

New CalendarFX View: MonthGridView!

By |April 6th, 2016|CalendarFX, JavaFX|4 Comments

Me and my team have recently begun work on a new view for CalendarFX with the initial goal to display a whole year in vertical columns. The name of the view is MonthGridView. As usual the goal has changed slightly while coding. The view is now capable of displaying any number of months with extra [...]