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LWUIT 1.1 for Java ME Developers by Biswajit Sarkar

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Functionalities

A really interesting aspect of LWUIT is that it goes beyond just components, and offers features that enable us to produce very sophisticated UIs. In this section, we introduce these features.

Animations and transitions

The LWUIT library supports animation at different levels, and also the implementation of different modes of transition from one form to the next one to be displayed. In the context of LWUIT, animation essentially allows objects to paint succeeding frames at timed intervals. Transition refers to the way in which a form is brought into, or taken out of the display screen. SlideTransition, for instance, makes the new form slide in pushing the old one out.

The basic implementations of such transitions are achieved through ...

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