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Developing Windows Store Apps with HTML5 and JavaScript by Rami Sarieddine

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CSS-powered animations

CSS transforms allow you to manipulate HTML elements in a way that previously was only possible with scripts. It enables rotation, translation, scaling, and skewing of elements, and enables the transformation of elements in 2D and 3D. CSS animations enable you to smoothly change the style properties over a period of time, allowing you to design complex animations with better rendering performance when compared to JavaScript-powered animations. Working with the two combined, you can do magic on your app.

CSS3 animations

CSS3 revolutionized animation in web development. Earlier, creating animations required animated images, plugins such as Flash, or some heavy scripting. Although jQuery and other supporting libraries made it ...

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