BoonEx Community Software Experts releases a new, open source, AJAX powered
integratable forum software. Orca – Interactive Forum Script is the
first script that allows you to build a self-ruling forum, moderated by the
The increasing number and rapid growth of communities requires products that
are able to support large communities, meet their needs and spare the
webmasters loads of work saving as much time as possible. BoonEx considered
this trend while developing the Orca – Interactive Forum Script.
“Orca 1.0 is the first Interactive forum software for at least four
reasons,” says BoonEx Ltd. General director Andrey Sivtsov.
“First, it empowers the forum community to self moderation and taking
an active part in forum life. Second, it uses AJAX, which simplifies the
interaction. Third, it interacts with any other type of soft... (more)
Tibco Software acquired General Interface nearly two years ago, and is now
offering an updated version that will be free to some users, as the company
seeks to maintain its place at the growing AJAX development table.
Tibco General Interface version 3.1 Professional Edition is available to
developers and organizations free of charge when they deploy publicly. For
non-public deployments, Tibco offers what is cals "affordable license
purchasing options for small user groups."
Tibco was not part of the recent Open AJAX initiative announced by IBM and
others, but is talking to IBM abou... (more)
SYS-CON Events announced today that AJAXWorld Conference & Expo 2007 West
main sponsorship opportunities are now sold-out! The limited number of expo
and event sponsorship opportunities that are still available are expected to
be sold out soon. The new sponsors who joined the conference this week, and
are not yet listed on the conference Website, will also be announced later in
The charter sponsors of the most significant Rich Internet Applications event
of the year include:
Laszlo Systems [Diamond Sponsor]: Laszlo Systems is the original developer of
the open source pl... (more)
The subject of Web 2.0 has become profoundly important over the last year.
Web 2.0 describes the next generation of the Web as an application platform
where most of a user's software experience resides. The subject is somewhat
controversial, but it's becoming ever more apparent as the successor to
monolithic system architecture, prepackaged software, and traditional Web
Software as a Service (SAAS) and Web as Platform are only two of the larger
mantras of Web 2.0 that most of the major software vendors have begun to
embrace recently. Yet not only is Web 2.0 still v... (more)
The head of Forum Nokia has confirmed that the world's biggest maker of
mobile phones is actively exploring the role that "Mobile AJAX" might
possibly play in the future for the 1.3M developers who make up the Forum
Lee Epting (pictured), Nokia's Vice President for Developer Operations, says
that Nokia's aim of making the mobile platform more predictable and easier to
work needs naturally to include newer browsing platforms...and AJAX is very
much flavor of the month, so Nokia needs to watch it carefully and decide
what mobile developers want.
A veteran of Palm a... (more)