Animations and Transitions are very important when it comes to creating captivating user interfaces. Animation involves repeated rendering at a frequency determined by the
Display class. Transitions are used to determine the way in which a form or a component is moved out of display and a new one is brought in. The concept is very similar to that used in slide presentations to effect transition from one slide to another.
In this chapter, we will study these two features and see how to use them in actual applications. We also develop a custom transition, which demonstrates the process of such customization fully.
There are four demo applications in this chapter. The first demo is the "Hello" application ...