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Building an Application on the NetBeans Platform

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This sample and the accompanying tutorial show how to build an RSS feed reader on top of the NetBeans Platform.

When you build your desktop application on top of the NetBeans Platform, you get everything from a first-class windowing system to options management and live updates functionality - all for free.

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