User interface patterns are the hardware and software systems by which people interact with machines. The communication between man and machine exists within input and output. Learn about existing UI patterns with updated news, articles and tips in this topic section.
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Eclipse Scout projects impact on Java-based UIs
11 Jun 2014
News - Learn how Eclipse Scout impacts Java-based user interface technologies from the co-lead on the project.
Tag management eases tension between marketing and IT
30 May 2014
News - Tag management services help marketing and IT work together to deal with the various testing, metric gathering and analytics tools.
Java mobile application trends for 2013
18 Feb 2013
News - Java mobile applications are becoming more popular as mobile devices proliferate, both for consumers and for businesses.
Reference & Learning:1 - 3 of 41
Creating pages based on a JSF template: Using the Facelets ui:define tag
20 Jul 2014
Tutorial - What do you do once you've set up a handsome page template using the Facelets functions that come with JSF 2.x? Well, you start creating new pages, meshing those ui:define tags in with ui:composition and ui:insert. It's easier than it sounds, trust me.
Turning a web page into a JSF 2.0 template with Facelets
19 Jul 2014
Tutorial - How do you take a web page and turn it into a template using Facelets as the template engine? It takes some JSF, some HTML, maybe some CSS, and lots of JSF UI tags, but overall, it's an easy and simple process if you follow this tutorial.
Freezer: Putting object relational mapping (ORM) tools to the test
03 Jul 2014
Feature - Freezer is a code generator that constructs the persistence layer of a Java application: DAOs, DTOs, database tables and database documentation. This article compares the use of the DAOs generated by Freezer, with the use of an ORM tool, like for example...
Expert Technical Advice:1 - 3 of 7
Software architecture: Five things every developer should know
18 Apr 2014
Tip - Learn five things every developer should know about software architecture for present-day technologies.
Quick tips for the effective use of the PortletSession
11 Aug 2013
Tip - One of the most common bottlenecks in any portal based enterprise application is the session object. In this quick tip, we show you how to keep your applications running fast by using the PortletSession effectively.
Windows tablet development may be best for mobile businesses
18 Mar 2013
Tip - Although Windows 8 tablets might not be what most Java developers have in mind, some experts say it's the right way to get enterprises mobile.