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NetBeans Weekly News (Issue #598 - Jul 29, 2013 )

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NetBeans Weekly News (Issue #598 - Jul 29, 2013 )

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NetBeans at JavaOne China 2013

JavaOne China 2013 took place last week in Shanghai. Read about sessions and demonstrations about NetBeans IDE at JavaOne China and meet the enthusiastic Oracle team that worked at the NetBeans demo booth!

Plugin: ez-on-da-ice

A darker look and feel for NetBeans IDE. The look and feel is based on the Metal Look And Feel and the NetBeans Get A Tan plugin.

Tutorials

Video Series: Using KnockoutJS in an HTML5 Application

This video tutorial series looks at how to build a client-side HTML5 application with jQuery and KnockoutJS. It covers binding DOM elements to a data model, defining event handlers, and pulling data from JSON and REST services.

Articles

NetBeans IDE 7.4: HTML5 Features for Maven

If you're creating Java EE projects on Maven, NetBeans IDE 7.4 lets you click items in the Chrome browser to see where they're defined in your HTML5 frontend source code in the IDE. Take the steps in this article to see how to get started.

NetBeans IDE 7.4: Custom License for NetBeans Projects

NetBeans IDE 7.4 features a new mechanism to add license headers to your projects. It also allows you to switch the license easily, as described here.

NetBeans IDE 7.4: Java Code Metrics

A great new feature in NetBeans IDE 7.4 lets you identify long methods, complex constructors, and other messy code in a matter of clicks!

Community

Geek Bike Ride at JavaOne China 2013

Take a look at Arun Gupta's pics from the fun #GeekBikeRide at JavaOne China!

NetBeans Community Tweets: @triggetry

Finally switching back to NetBeans IDE, cause (imo) it's the best c++ IDE on Linux (way better than Eclipse.)

NetBeans Community Tweets: @towerofralph

Using @NetBeans 7.4 Beta - editor hints now prompt you for static methods making JUnit/Hamcrest/Mockito painless. Fantastic!

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