Overview of new features in NetBeans Mobility 6.5
By Karol Harezlak on Dec 04, 2008
Netbeans 6.5 is available for more then two weeks so I think it's about time to summarize new Mobility Features in 6.5:
- One of the most important feature in this version is SVG Rich Components which includes improved SVG Composer and Visual Designer Support for SVG Components. Using this feature developers can build SVG UI for mobile devices in very similar way to GUI builder and then import it to the Visual Midlet using SVGForm component.
Tutorial which helps to start to use this technology:
and more information about this feature:
- Support for BlueRay Development (CDC)
Visual Databinding. Make it is possible to bind UI (Form's Items) with datasources like Web Services, Web applications and so on.
More info here:
Custom Components API Project Support helps to create new Visual Designer components and add Java ME external libraries to the VMD environment.
New project Custom Components Support wizard.
New Mobile Custom Component wizard.
New Custom Components wizard.