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PhoneGap 4 Mobile Application Development Cookbook by Zainul Setyo Pamungkas

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Chapter 7. Working with XUI

In this chapter, we will cover the following recipes:

  • Learning the basics of the library
  • DOM manipulation
  • Working with touch and gesture events
  • Updating element styles
  • Working with remote data and AJAX requests
  • Creating simple tweens and animations

Introduction

There are a number of common and widely used JavaScript frameworks that web professionals use and implement, some of which translate very well into the mobile landscape, such as jQuery.

There are, however, a number of considerations while selecting a JS framework to use in your mobile applications. One is the size of the library, which would inevitably add size to your final packaged application.

While having the full product you may be used to using on your web applications ...

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