I switched from Java applet development to Flex about 3 years ago. At this point my Java knowledge is somewhat outdated.I see that Jaxx offers a Flex like way to do css; is anyone using it successfully?Are there other mainstream add-ons that provide the ability to use techniques similar to .css and skinning the way Flex does?I'm aware that JavaFX is coming, but 2.0 is still beta and I need to jumpstart some research in order to address Java ~ Flex tradeoffs for a new project to my boss.At this…See More
This month Jim Clarke, co-author of JavaFX - Developing Rich Internet Applications, will bring us up to date on the latest JavaFX 2.0 features. JavaFX provides a powerful Java-based UI platform capable of handling large-scale data driven business applications. With this new update, Java-FX 2.0, developers can create JavaFX applications completely in Java. This allows developers to preserve existing investments by reusing Java libraries in the JavaFX applications. It's a huge update that…See More
Remember last year's Flex Hackfest at Swampcast HQ in beautiful Winter Park? This year, you can bring your own project! Get help from the expert, Adobe Evangelist James Ward. Mike Levin and James will lead this hands on event. ($100/person) But, as you all might…See More
Codetown is a social network. It's got blogs, forums, groups, personal pages and more! You might think of Codetown as a funky camper van with lots of compartments for your stuff and a great multimedia system, too! Best of all, Codetown has room for all of your friends.
When you create a profile for yourself you get a personal page automatically. That's where you can be creative and do your own thing. People who want to get to know you will click on your name or…