… and Gosling said: “You can use JavaFX for anything that you would use AJAX for”

With JavaOne heating up the news of yet another RIA product TM from Sun hit us. Only a short period of time after MS announced Silverlight, Sun seems to have rebranded the internal F3 project into something that looks like a declarative scripting language that will target desktop, web, and mobile devices.

Frame {

    visible: true

    content: Canvas {

        content: Mouse1d {

            width: 200

            height: 200

        }

    }

}

There is an article on infoworld with more details.

The battle for RIA is raging and for the first time since the launch of Java and the introduction of applets in the ’90s, that Sun has something new to offer.

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