Exploring Laszlo Classes, Attributes, and Events (6 tags)
Laszlo offers an interesting option for rich client-side GUIs--XML markup of widgets and their event handling, which is then converted into a Flash executable that is run with the Flash plugin in the user's browser. Satya Komatineni introduces Laszlo and shows how to get started writing web applications with it.
Integrating Macromedia Flex with Java (4 tags)
Web applications don't have to be about HTML. Rich client-side environments offer a better end-user experience but demand some rethinking of the web app client-server relationship. Mark Eagle shows how you can use Macromedia Flex to bring rich applications to Flash-equipped browsers.