Beginning JavaFX

Authors: PremKumar, Lawrence, Mohan, Praveen

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  • Covers the JavaFX scripting language and introduces by way of simple Hello World application
  • Details how to use JavaFX data types, operators, expressions, functions, sequences, bindings, triggers and more
  • Introduces the JavaFX classes, packages, exception handling, inheritance and more
  • Gets readers started with JavaFX Graphics
  • Introduces JavaFX Animation
  • Includes visuals along the way of how this all looks as well as fits together
  • Features a Rich Internet Application example that shows Java FX in action
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About this book

The open source JavaFX platform offers a Java-based approach to rich Internet application (RIA) development—an alternative to Adobe Flash/Flex and Microsoft Silverlight. At over 100 million downloads, JavaFX is poised to be a significant player.

Written by a JavaFX engineer and developer, this book is one of the first on the JavaFX platform to give you the following:

  • The fundamentals of JavaFX scripting on desktop and mobile platforms
  • Examples of RIAs using JavaFX Graphics
  • Media and animation using JavaFX

See how JavaFX gives you dynamic Java effects in your RIA development.

About the authors

A. Lawrence Prem Kumar has more than 5 years of experience in Java and J2EE. Since 2005, he's worked for Sun Microsystems. Presently, he is working on Java FX, focusing particularly on Java FX graphics.

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Buy this book

eBook $29.99
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  • ISBN 978-1-4302-7198-7
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  • Download immediately after purchase
Softcover $39.99
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  • ISBN 978-1-4302-7199-4
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Beginning JavaFX
Authors
Copyright
2010
Publisher
Apress
Copyright Holder
Lawrence PremKumar and Praveen Mohan
eBook ISBN
978-1-4302-7198-7
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4302-7198-7
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4302-7199-4
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVII, 336
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