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NetBeans IDE Version 7.1 Has Been Released

Posted by editor on January 5, 2012 at 5:31 AM PST

The NetBeans team announces that NetBeans Version 7.1 has been released:

NetBeans IDE 7.1 introduces support for JavaFX 2.0 by enabling the full compile/debug/profile development cycle for JavaFX 2.0 applications. The release also provides significant Swing GUI Builder enhancements, CSS3 support, tools for visual debugging of Swing and JavaFX user interfaces and support for Oracle WebLogic Server 12c. Additional highlights include Git support integrated into the IDE, new PHP debugging features, various JavaEE and Maven improvements, and more... Weblogs

Since my last blog post, there have been a couple new blogs posted by others in our community:


Our current poll asks you to respond to The most important Java/JVM news/event/happening in 2012 will be related to.... Voting will be open until Friday, January 6.


Our latest article is SWELL - An English-Like DSL for Swing Testing by Sanjay Dasgupta and Chirantan Kundu.

Java News

Here are the stories we've recently featured in our Java news section:


Our latest Spotlight is Richard Bair's 2012 JavaFX Resolutions:

Ok, hokey title. Jonathan wrote up a really great retrospective on 2011 for JavaFX, and it inspired me to want to write a post detailing the plans and goals I have for JavaFX in the new year (and I'm sure Jonathan and Jasper would concur). Without further ado, my top 10 list of goals for 2012...

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