Create amazing Java GUI applications with this hands-on, fast-paced guide
JavaFX is a software platform to create and deliver rich Internet applications (RIAs) that can run across a wide variety of devices.
JavaFX Essentials will help you to design and build high performance JavaFX 8-based applications that run on a variety of devices.
Starting with the basics of the framework, it will take you all the way through creating your first working application to discovering the core and main JavaFX 8 features, then controlling and monitoring your outside world. The examples provided illustrate different JavaFX and Java SE 8 features.
This guide is an invaluable tutorial if you are planning to develop and create JavaFX 8 applications to run on a variety of devices and platforms.
What You Will Learn
Deliver complex, compelling, and high performance JavaFX 8 applications with new impressive Java SE 8 core features and enhancements
Run JavaFX applications on embedded devices such as Raspberry Pi
Use Scene Builder to create and define UI screens graphically and save them as JavaFX FXML-formatted files
Develop amazing gesture-based applications and an interactive touchless JavaFX application with Leap motion devices
Get hands-on knowledge about mobile development and create native JavaFX applications for Apple iOS and Android platforms
Use JavaFX with an Arduino board to develop desktop applications to monitor data coming from the real world or control real devices
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