May 23rd, 2016

Eclipse Demo Camp Neon, June 20th 2016 – Already sold out?

Every year it is amazing to see how fast the Eclipse DemoCamp in Munich sells out. To give everyone a fair chance to register, we have announced the time the registration opens in advance. This year, it took less than 24 hours, until the available 110 seats were fully booked. However, even if you did [...]

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May 18th, 2016

Tabris.js 1.8 is here

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Tabris.js 1.8 is here! The shiny new release includes some much awaited features and we are excited to share them with you. Read on for the details. Grid mode for CollectionView The Tabris.js CollectionView now has a grid mode. You can achieve a grid layout by aligning a number of CollectionView cells in a single [...]

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May 18th, 2016

Improved documentation search with Algolia DocSearch

Since usage of the online documentation is a major part of working with any technology, we’re always making sure that Tabris.js documentation is rich, cohesive and complete. As the platform is steadily growing in size, we realize that a great search experience is key to get the best out of the documentation. For that reason, [...]

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May 11th, 2016

Save the date: Eclipse DemoCamp NEON Munich, June 20th 2016


We are pleased to announce the Eclipse DemoCamp NEON Munich 2016 on June 20th.  The DemoCamp Munich is one of the biggest DemoCamps worldwide and, therefore, an excellent opportunity to showcase all the cool, new, and interesting technology being built by the Eclipse community. This event is open to Eclipse enthusiasts who want to demonstrate [...]

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Apr 29th, 2016

EMF Forms 1.8.0 Feature: New Group Rendering Options


With Mars.2, we released EMF Forms 1.8.0. EMF Forms makes it really simple to create forms that edit your data based on an EMF model. To get started with EMF Forms please refer to our tutorial. In this post, we wish to outline an important enhancement for rendering group elements in forms, which allows you [...]

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Apr 28th, 2016

Modeling at EclipseCon France


EclipseCon France is only a couple of weeks away. I’m looking forward to this great conference with a carefully selected program in a beautiful city. And, I’m definitely looking forward to presenting three topics! On Tuesday the conference starts with the tutorials and we start with our tutorial on AngularJS – What every Java developer [...]

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Apr 19th, 2016

Use modern JavaScript in your Tabris.js App

The latest version of JavaScript (ES2015, or commonly called ES6) is packed with modern features, including classes, lambda expressions (“arrow functions”), block scoping, template strings, and much more. Using a transpiler like Babel, you can use these features in your Tabris.js app today. Quick Start The fastest way to a working ES6 project setup is [...]

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Apr 15th, 2016

API Key Authentication in a REST API with JAX-RS

The designer of a new REST APIs soon comes across the problem of authentication. He has a number of standardized or custom methods to choose from. In this blog entry I want to outline design and implementation criteria for API Key authentication. Why API Keys? Authentication methods for HTTP requests include but are not limited [...]

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Apr 14th, 2016

Your first Application based on Eclipse – FAQ

Short Story We have just published a tutorial in which we try to answer the most frequently asked questions about starting to develop an application based on Eclipse. It is focused on using Eclipse as a platform, not only as an IDE: See here for the tutorial. Long Story Eclipse is not only an IDE, [...]

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