This post builds on the previous post ‘GWT: Order in Chaos’ and shows an example of the GWT-FX library. GWT-FX is a third party library for the Google Web Toolkit and allows us to apply effects such as fades, movement, transitions, animation and easing to GWT objects (Both widgets and elements).

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Most of Google’s technlogies run in a we browser. For example Gmail, Google Reader etc. Google’s client side web services are Ajax based and rely on javascript. Javascript is a single threaded light weight scriptiing laguage, it’s implementation, speed and efficiency vary acrross web browsers. Yet Google’s web applications are fast and work in all of the modern web browsers.

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