Sun Tightens Java Power/Simplicity Gap

Java Studio Creator attempts to give developers a familiar-looking tool set for assembling user-interface and data access components, with a less forbidding learning curve than enterprise Java tools.

Its hard to remember a time before the advent of drag-and-drop application development. In many Java tools, however, a facade of component assembly has done a poor job of concealing the reality of cumbersome and easily corrupted code behind the scenes.

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