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Introduction to SiteMesh, a page-decorating technology that simplifies adding common elements to a site's pages.
March 11, 2004
These excerpts from the book "Extreme Software Engineering: A Hands-On Approach" present tutorials on testing first, with unit tests using JUnit and customer -written tests with the Fit framework.
March 3, 2004
Discussion of Swing look-and-feel technology, comparison of native and cross-platform implementations, and a "best practices" deployment strategy.
February 27, 2004
Paper prototyping lets you conduct informal usability tests with real users early in a project, before the design is cast in concrete code. This article provides background and gives you six signs that your project could benefit from paper prototyping.
December 23, 2003
Joshua Marinacci shows how to make a Swing application behave more like it's native.
January 29, 2004
Joshua Marinacci shows how to make Java apps double-clickable and support filetype associations.
January 5, 2004
Java Open Source initiative in Brazil
BlueOxygen Projects
Joshua Marinacci shows how to make a Swing application behave more like it's native.
December 8, 2003
Introduction to 2D gaming graphics techniques, including world windows, animation, and affine transformations.
March 18, 2004
In this excerpt from his book "Unit Testing in Java", author Johannes Link shows a direct approach to test first designs of Graphical User Interfaces.
October 16, 2003
San Diego Java User's Group
SwiXml, is a small GUI generating engine for Java , XML to JFC/Swing
Cayenne Object Relational Framework is an OpenSource project offering a full featured Java object relational framework and GUI tools. It has an active and truly open community of developers and users.
Ken Arnold, the original lead architect of JavaSpaces, talks with Bill Venners about the myth of "the perfect design," simplicity, taste, and the importance of designing with the user in mind.
June 10, 2003