Chrome, the new Google browser, was released yesterday as a beta version for
Windows Vista/XP and officially entered the browser war, where the primary
competitors are currently Microsoft Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox.
Chrome offers many interesting features, aimed at making the browsing
experience more robust, more secure, and faster.
Lightstreamer, with its eight-year history, is the leading push server for
live data distribution through the Web. Based on the AJAX/Comet paradigm, it
is able to deliver real-time data to very normal Web pages, without painful
plug-ins or downloads.
has been tested on Chrome Beta, leading to impressive results in terms of
stability and performance.
"We have always had a strong commitment to the broadest browser support and
to a prompt response to new ... (more)
Paul Rademacher (pictured), creator of the HousingMaps.com mash-up, which
combined Craigslist and Google Maps, is a featured presenter at the
Real-World AJAX Seminar. Paul holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science from
UNC-Chapel Hill, and worked as an R&D Engineer at Dreamworks Animation on
such movies as Shrek 2 and Madagascar. Since creating HousingMaps, Paul is
now at Google. He will also be featured on a special Power Panel presentation
that will be recorded by SYS-CON.TV at the Real-World AJAX Seminar.
The seminar will be held at the San Jose Hilton on April 24. Information
In his deeply useful session on Monday, in San Jose, CA, at SYS-CON Events'
"Real-World AJAX" One-Day Seminar, Eric Miraglia from Yahoo! Presentation
Platform Engineering (pictured) is going to be underlining one of the major
themes of the full day's professional education: namely that the challenge
for developers is not merely to add AJAX to applications but rather to
shorten the interaction loop that separates users from information - and the
loop through which users travel when they enhance or share that information.
"AJAX, of course, helps us respond to that challenge in unprec... (more)
SYS-CON Events announced that Infragistics joined the First International
AJAXWorld Conference & Expo as "Gold Sponsor." Infragistics has been the
market leader in the presentation layer components industry for over 17
years, and has matured into a multi-platform Enterprise Software products and
services vendor with global reach in nearly every Fortune 2000 company.
Infragistics empowers developers to build great application user interfaces
for the JSF, Windows Forms, ASP.NET, and WPF platforms, and additionally
offers user interface test tools, support, training and consulting s... (more)
On a day when AJAX was pronounced the hottest technology in IT by Gartner,
SYS-CON.TV produced a live discussion of Rich Internet Applications and its
sister term, AJAX.
Click here to view this event.
Of particular interest to the SYS-CON.TV audience were the remarks of Adobe's
Mike Potter (pictured below), Flex product marketing manager at Adobe, who
outlined the dynamism of Adobe's Flex approach to AJAX development, discussed
how it integrates within the overall AJAX community, and how the company's
updated server-side ColdFusion technology now integrates with it.
Potter was par... (more)