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Introducing WebRPC
posted by gkbrown on Aug 31, 2015
It has been a long time since I posted anything on java.net. However, I've been working on a new open-source project recently that may be of interest...
NetBeans Day in Burkina Faso report
posted by pandaconstantin on Jul 29, 2015
Ecole Supérieure D'Informatique of Université Polytechnique de Bobo-Dioulasso has got an extraordinary chance to stand the first NetBeans Day in...
Browsing Your Developer Cloud Service Maven Repository Using Cyberduck
posted by bleonard on Jul 28, 2015
Browsing Your Developer Cloud Service Maven Repository Using Cyberduck
Back from the JCrete Unconference
posted by cayhorstmann on Jul 27, 2015
Some time ago, I got an invitation from Heinz Kabutz (the man behind the Java Specialists newsletter, to which you should subscribe right away if you...
Developing professional Java application with NetBeans IDE at university
posted by pandaconstantin on Jul 16, 2015
Last saturday, 11th july 2015, I was at Ecole Supérieure d'Informatique de Bobo Dioulasso for a training session on how to build a professional Java...
 

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Architecture & Solutions for Sustainable Java Applications
As reported on NetBeans Facebook, another training course kicked off today at Fontys University of...
FX Experience Blog Scenic View 8.6.0 Released
As with the recent ControlsFX update release, I’m happy to announce the release of Scenic...
Stephen Colebourne: Naming Optional query methods
In the last article I outlined a pragmatic approach to Java 8's Optional class. In this one I'm...
"Hack" Font in NetBeans IDE is Great!
A flurry of Tweets a day or so ago re Hack and NetBeans IDE: John Sirach, from the PiDome...
FX Experience Blog ControlsFX and JavaFX 8u60
With the recent release of JDK 8u60, a lot of people are reporting that ControlsFX no longer works...