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famo.us and angular

Creating Beautiful Animations with Famo.us-AngularJS

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Famo.us and AngularJS

Today we will be Creating Beautiful Animations with Famo.us-AngularJS Using ng-repeat. Yeah, the title doesn’t exactly roll off the tongue. If you are a Javascript fanboy, there is a good chance that you have heard of Famo.us and Famo.us-AngularJS (can we just call this ng-famous for now on!? Yeah, I’m going to do that..). If you haven’t, prepared to be learned. Here is the Famo.us elevator pitch: 

Famo.us is a free, open source JavaScript framework that helps you create smooth, complex UIs for any screen.

What does this mean? It means Famo.us is a front-end rendering library that allows you to create animated UI’s that are both beautiful and wicked fast (like 60 fps fast) that can move on all 3 axis! And if there is latency it handles it well, and interpolates instead of lags behind. So now that we have Famo.us for rendering our front-end, we still need a modular architecture for our code and maybe a solution that’s a little less opaque to the feign of heart. Continue reading