There's a folder in the NetBeans repo where NetBeans Platform application screenshots are stored, one per application (together with a thumbnail image) for publication on the NetBeans Platform Showcase. New images are added there whenever we identify new NetBeans Platform applications. Once in a while, I go to that folder, (more...)
Sometimes there's a need to integrate undo/redo functionality into the NetBeans Properties window. In other words, when the user types something in the Properties window, and presses Enter, you want the "Undo" action to become enabled, and later the "Redo" after you've undone the change.
Chord Maestro is an application on the NetBeans Platform that displays chord charts on a computer, TV, or large (confidence) monitor, without requiring a lot of unnecessary effort. Chord Maestro was made for live bands and church worship leaders tired of using music stands and having to deal with an (more...)
Gaia Transparence is a software vendor specialized in financial markets. It is a pioneer in the open source community for financial markets. The Gaia Transparence team is building an open source solution for the finance industry based on the NetBeans Platform.
The Gaia Transparence open source financial platform will address (more...)
qSim is a computer network simulator with emphasis on Quality of Service (QoS) mechanisms. It lets you observe how computer networks react to different QoS mechanisms, including network node usage (input/output queues, RX/TX buffers usage), data flow delay time, and packet drop statistics.
13 QoS mechanisms are supported, which can (more...)
SimuQuest is a Michigan-based software development company that specializes in working with electronic hardware companies that produce electronic controls for such things as car engines or wind turbine generators.
UniPhi is one of SimuQuest's software tools. It is created on the NetBeans Platform. It is a model-based development tool for (more...)
Most modern automation installations, such as controlers of machinery on factory assembly lines, amusement rides, or light fixtures, are driven by Programmable Logic
Controllers (PLCs). Low level programming languages that
have been used for decades, such as Ladder Diagrams (LD), are still being
used to develop new PLC software. Together (more...)
The Corona SDK lets you build rich mobile apps for iOS, Android, Kindle, and Nook. The Corona SDK uses Lua as its programming language. Lua Glider has been created by the Corona SDK team on the NetBeans Platform and NetBeans IDE as an advanced IDE for Corona SDK professionals and (more...)
The EPUB Open Toolbox (introduced in the last two blog entries) includes a WYSIWYG editor based on the Swing HTML Editor Framework (SHEF), but extended in small ways. For example, keyboard shortcuts can be used for bold, italics, etc.
One of the holy grails of the Java world, that is, (more...)
The start of an EPUB tool in Java. Right now, you're able to open EPUB files, view its content (the JavaFX WebView is used to display the XHTML content), and even extract the content of EPUB files so that they can be edited, prior to recreating the EPUB file.
Jessiko is robot fish technology created by Robotswim in France. The technology was first exhibited at the French Pavilion at the 2012 World Expo in South Korea. It is currently marketed at events and for luxury decorations, such as at luxury hotels, restaurants, commercial centers, museums, and waiting rooms.
The Joint Expeditionary Collective Protection (JECP) Program is part of the Joint Program Executive Office for Chemical and Biological Defense, which is the Joint Services single focal point for research, development, acquisition, fielding, and life-cycle support of chemical and biological defense equipment and medical countermeasures.
Let's imagine we're creating simulation software. In other words, we have some kind of XML file (such as a SubSim Simulation File) and we want to process that file, i.e., use it to simulate something. What are the requirements for software that has the above (admittedly vague) (more...)
I'd like to interrupt the relentless stream of data on new NetBeans Platform applications, made possible despite the fact that everyone is supposedly only creating mobile and web apps nowadays, which has been going on consistently one per day in this blog every day for over a month, weekends included, (more...)
Elster is worldwide market leader and specialist in Flow Measurement & Control Equipment and Systems focused on gas.
enSuite is software created by Elster on the NetBeans Platform for parameterization and maintenance of new Elster meters, such as the EK280 volume converter, flow computer FC1 and ultrasonic meter Q.Sonic-plus. (more...)