MQTT.fx 1.6.0 is released!

Here’s the latest MQTT.fx release: MQTT.fx 1.6.0! Support for Google Cloud IoT!     A few weeks ago some guys from the Google IoT Team asked me to implement support for the all new Google Cloud IoT. And I am very happy to announce that MQTT.fx 1.6.0 is the first client to support Google IoT Core! Basically… Continue Reading MQTT.fx 1.6.0 is released!

MQTT.fx 1.5.1 released (fix for MacOS High Sierra only)

MQTT.fx crashed with NullpointerException on start-up on MacOS 10.13 High Sierra. Here is MQTT.fx 1.5.1 containing a quick fix for this issue. Unfortunately this version have to show the MenuBar within the Application window (like a Windows™ App): Not happy with that at all, will find a way to fix this in MQTT.fx 1.6.0! As… Continue Reading MQTT.fx 1.5.1 released (fix for MacOS High Sierra only)

“Secret” unveiled: Why MQTT v4.0 will never be released

In 2010 MQTT version 3.1 was released to the public. About 4 years later MQTT 3.1.1 became an OASIS Standard. By end of this year (likely) the next version of the MQTT specification will be released: MQTT v5.0. But wait! MQTT v3.1.1 and now v5.0? Why isn’t the next release v4.0? Well, the root cause… Continue Reading “Secret” unveiled: Why MQTT v4.0 will never be released

MQTT.fx 1.5.0 is released

Here’s the latest MQTT.fx release: MQTT.fx 1.5.0! MQTT.fx is now Donation Ware. I am working on MQTT.fx since more than 3 years (mostly at night) in my very, very rare spare-time. By now MQTT.fx had more than thirty released versions (almost 1 per month) and ciritical bugs are fixed instantly. Recently I decided to add… Continue Reading MQTT.fx 1.5.0 is released

MQTT.fx 1.3.1 is here!

Here’s the latest MQTT.fx (minor/bugfix) release: MQTT.fx 1.3.1! Coming with a fixed styling of detaching panes and also some dark theme improvements. As always you can download latest binaries/installers at mqttfx.org. Please Report bugs and feature requests  via the issue tracker.

MQTT.fx 1.3.0 is released!

Here’s the latest MQTT.fx release: MQTT.fx 1.3.0! I continued to spend some effort on stability and performance along with some UI additions. As always you can download latest binaries/installers at mqttfx.org. Please Report bugs and feature requests  via the issue tracker. Release Notes [New] Settings: Option to set buffer sizes (per topic & received messages)… Continue Reading MQTT.fx 1.3.0 is released!

MQTT.fx 1.2.0 is here!

It’s time for the next MQTT.fx release: MQTT.fx 1.2.0! Most of the changes are under the hood, but in fact there also some new usability improvements. As always you can download latest binaries/installers at mqttfx.org. Please Report bugs and feature requests  via the issue tracker. Release Notes [New] Payload can now be decoded and exported… Continue Reading MQTT.fx 1.2.0 is here!

New release: MQTT.fx 1.1.0

It is about 4 month since the last MQTT.fx release (1.0.0 in last December) as I was quite busy as of my current project. Anyway I found some (night-) time to work on bug fixes and new features and I am happy to release now MQTT.fx 1.1.0! You can download latest binaries/installers at mqttfx.org. [UPDATE] I have updated the… Continue Reading New release: MQTT.fx 1.1.0

MQTT driven NeoPixels

Here are some clips I recorded during last weeks when playing with NeoPixels driven by MQTT messages: Many thanks to Gerrit Grunwald for sharing his ColorSelector control I used in this demo: