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Carl Dea: Tutorial: A glimpse at JavaFX Canvas API

I attended the JavaOne 2012 conference this past October... I couldn’t help but drool over the new JavaFX 8‘s 3D APIs. However, another one of my intentions was to look at the many new features that were added to the current release of JavaFX 2.2. One feature that comes to mind is the highly anticipated Canvas API. In this article, you will learn about some of the performance characteristics when using JavaFX’s Canvas API and later, I will share some code and teach you how to build an animated clock using only the Canvas API on JavaFX’s scene graph...

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