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JavaFX Rich Client Programming on the NetBeans Platform

JavaFX Rich Client Programming on the NetBeans Platform

Focusing on JavaFX as the front end for rich client applications, JavaFX Rich Client Programming on the NetBeans Platform examples cover JavaFX 8 with the NetBeans Platform, NetBeans IDE, and Java 8. Gail and Paul Anderson fully explain JavaFX and its relationship with the NetBeans Platform architecture, and systematically show Java developers how to use them together effectively. Each concept and technique is supported by clearly written code examples, proven through extensive classroom teaching.

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Responsive Mobile Design: Designing for Every Device


Responsive Mobile Design: Designing for Every Device

 

Billions of people access the web via smartphones, tablets, and devices of all types, using every imaginable interface and display. But they all want the same thing: the right information, right now, delivered in the most aesthetically pleasing way possible. Give them what they want with Responsive Mobile Design. Whether you're a developer, designer, or manager, Phil Dutson teaches you principles, techniques, and best practices for delivering a successful experience to all users on all devices.

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Effective Ruby: 48 Specific Ways to Write Better Ruby


Effective Ruby: 48 Specific Ways to Write Better Ruby

 

If you're an experienced Ruby programmer, Effective Ruby will help you harness Ruby' full power to write more robust, efficient, maintainable, and well-performing code. Drawing on nearly a decade of Ruby experience, Peter J. Jones brings together 48 Ruby best practices, expert tips, and shortcuts—all supported by realistic code examples. Jones offers practical advice for each major area of Ruby development, from modules to memory to metaprogramming. Throughout, he uncovers little-known idioms, quirks, pitfalls, and intricacies that powerfully impact code behavior and performance.

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