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Robert Eckstein: JavaFX 1.2 UI Control Components: Part 1, Layout

Robert Eckstein has a new article, JavaFX 1.2 UI Control Components: Part 1, Layouts:

JavaFX SDK 1.2 introduces a new set of user-interface (UI) control components for JavaFX programmers. Previously, JavaFX UI Components simply "borrowed" their functionality from the underlying Swing components, which prevented them from being used in anything other than the desktop profile. The JavaFX SDK 1.2 components, however, take advantage of the more powerful JavaFX scene graph, which not only increases portability, but also allows JavaFX programmers to create more compelling graphical capabilities. In this series of articles, we'll take a closer look at the new UI control components...