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2expertsdesign is a creative and graphic design resources blog. Very good stuff. Worth visiting periodically. Some of the nice things there: 35-stunning-apophysis-flame-designs Desktop Wallpapers with Minimalistic design has xml-driven flash slideshows.

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Jung – Java Universal Network/Graph Framework

The 2002 paper. 2007 paper on using JUNG for path identification in gene expression. Related tools Netsight is a tool for the visual exploratory data analysis of large-scale network and relational data sets. See also here and screenshots here.

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Trees, Nets and Graphs for GUI interfaces

This is just a quick list of links to some interesting uses of trees, networks and graphs for GUI interfaces. The site Visual Complexity has some of the most complete graph publications and an excellent preview. Read the Visuale blog. … Continue reading

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more swing

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RenderSnake is a nice useful library for generating HTML in Java, featured on DZone.

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Java Swing and PrintPreview

So, you want to have a Print Preview functionality in your Java Swing GUI. Do it yourself: Sergey Groznyh explains: Generating Print Preview of Swing Text Components Swing book, chapter 22 on printing, see section 22.3 on print preview, not … Continue reading

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Essential tools for Linux

Here are links to some essential tools and references for ‘living’ in Linux. Bash scripting Tutorial An A-Z Index of the Bash command line for Linux.

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GUI Design

Lots of ideas and tips recommended free icons treasure-chest Josh Clark’s globalmoxie

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Java GUI – layout managers

A layout manager works ‘under the hood’, but is extremely important for a good GUI. Here are some useful links for Java Swing Layout managers: PageLayout JGoodies Forms River Layout (from JAlbum) Table Layout by Tony Freixas Alternate Layout Managers

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Java documentation and reference

Here is a list of links for Java documentation, reference and tips. The Really Big Index from Sun (Oracle) – A list of all content pages in The Java Tutorial Java Notes by Fred Swartz

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