Sep 27th, 2016

Tabris 2.0 is here with RAP 3.x support

RAP 3.0 and 2.3 response times

Tabris 2.0 for cross-platform development in Java is here. This release does not bring about any visual changes, but a lot is different under the hood. We are pleased to announce that RAP 3.x support has now made it to Tabris! Performance boost in RAP 3.x In RAP 3.0 we got rid of much deprecated API and changed [...]

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Sep 15th, 2016

Basic Oomph Tutorial published

Oomph is a great tool to automate Eclipse installations, workspace setups, and more. Projects can configure profiles (called “setup models”) and thereby allow contributors to get an IDE to work on the project with a single click. This includes all necessary plugins to be installed, preferences, a git clone, the project import, and even more. [...]

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Sep 7th, 2016

Tutorial: Code Signing and Verification with OpenSSL

Code signing and verification is the process of digitally signing executables or scripts to ensure that the software you are executing has not been altered since it was signed. Code signing helps protect against corrupt artifacts, process breakdown (accidentally delivering the wrong thing) and even malicious intents. We have recently started implementing code verification in J2V8. Code [...]

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Aug 30th, 2016

Tabris Maps 2.0 released

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With the recent advancements in maps features on Android and iOS we also took the time to overhaul the tabris-plugin-maps plugin. The new version 2.0.0 provides completely new APIs that are more in line with Tabris.js and offer a higher degree of control. Creating a map in your Tabris.js application is as simple as the following snippet: [...]

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Aug 29th, 2016

EclipseSource Oomph Profile: Oomph Plug-Ins

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As described in our previous post, we maintain a common Eclipse Oomph Profile with our favorite plugins and settings preconfigured. By using Oomph, you can install this version of Eclipse with a single click. See here for a more thorough introduction and how to install the pre-configured Eclipse. As promised, we will describe the things [...]

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Aug 22nd, 2016

EclipseCon Europe – see you in 2 months!

After several busy weeks, the PC has finally selected the talks and tutorials for EclipseCon Europe 2016. I would like to thank all members of the PC for their great work and all submitters for their proposals. I am sorry we had to reject so many talks. We tried hard to provide a meaningful declined [...]

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Aug 10th, 2016

Smile: Deploying a mobile app has never been so easy

Scanning QR code in the Tabris.js app

Mobile software development is hard. Before you can even write your first line of code you must: download, install and configure the IDEs and SDKs, configure the emulators or connect a device to your machine, build the application archives (apks / ipas) and install these archives on your device. With Tabris.js we set out to eliminate [...]

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Aug 10th, 2016

EMF Forms 1.9.0 Feature: Ecore Editor Reloaded … again

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With Neon, we released EMF Forms 1.9.0. EMF Forms makes it really simple to create forms which 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 one major highlight of release 1.9.0: a new version of the Ecore [...]

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Aug 9th, 2016

Call for Submissions: Modeling Symposium @ EclipseCon Europe 2016

We are happy to announce that Philip, Ed and I are organizing the Modeling Symposium for EclipseCon Europe 2016. Please support us by sharing the call on your communication channels. The symposium aims to provide a forum for community members to present a brief overview of their work. We offer 10 minute lightning slots (including questions) [...]

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