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Pro Javafx(tm) 2 Platform: A Definitive Guide to Script, Desktop and Mobile RIA with Java(tm) Technologyby James L. Weaver
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The JavaFX 2.x platform release offered a new Java way of developing rich Internet applications (RIAs), similar to Adobe Flash and Microsoft Silverlight 3. JavaFX 2.x lets developers play with the open source scripting, and provides desktop and mobile application programming interfaces (APIs) to create dynamic, seamless visual user interfaces that can go beyond the capabilities of Flash.
Learn from best-selling JavaFX author -->Jim Weaver--> and expert JavaFX developers -->Weiqi Gao-->, -->Stephen Chin-->, and -->Dean Iverson--> to use the JavaFX platform to create RIAs that can run across diverse devices. Covering the JavaFX Script language, JavaFX Mobile, and development tools, this book provides code examples that cover virtually every language and API feature.
This book containsTutorials that teach JavaFX technology to an application developer or graphics designer who has had no exposure to it. These tutorials are exhaustive and cover virtually every facet of JavaFX Script. Reference materials on JavaFX that augment what is available from the JavaFX Language Reference and API documentation. Information on how to use JavaFX technology on mobile platforms as well as the desktop. -->What you'll learn-->How to get started with JavaFX Script, including downloading the SDK and available tools. How to express user interfaces with declarative scripting. How to define classes, functions, and attributes. How to use JavaFX and associated tools so that an application developer or graphic designer can effectively collaborate on an application. How to uncover the JavaFX language and APIs to whatever degree you choose. The tutorials, reference materials, and pointers to resources are exhaustive. How to have fun learning about the JavaFX platform because of the engaging and friendly style in which the material is presented. -->Who this book is for-->
General audience: Application developers, graphic designers, and IT decision makers. Not only does this book contain technical information for developers and designers, it builds a compelling case for choosing JavaFX for web applications and RIAs.
Developers and designers can learn from bestselling JavaFX author Weaver and expert developers to use the JavaFX platform and create RIAs that can run across diverse devices. This book contains exhaustive tutorials and covers every aspect of JavaFX script. Pub 11/09.
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