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According to Sean Walsh, President and CEO of Skyway Software, 'Our Skyway Community is thriving and our members are very talented. We truly look forward to their RIAs submittals and Skyway Builder extensions and are excited that all of the contributions will benefit the entire Skyway ...
Backbase added official support for Adobe AIR, a new runtime environment from Adobe Systems for deploying rich Internet applications (RIAs). This integration lets applications built on Backbase Enterprise AJAX run as applications on the desktop across various operating systems. Applica...
Nitobi enhanced its AJAX component suite with the release of Complete UI Q2 2008. This release strengthens the popular AJAX development tools with Safari 3 support, a new hierarchical grid component, a variety of new themes, and multi-component Dreamweaver extensions that make use-case...
Catalyst Resources and Backbase announced an alliance to provide an end-to-end design and development solution for rich Customer Engagement and Enterprise AJAX applications. AJAX, already the technology of choice for rapid development and deployment of Rich Internet Applications, is be...
Curl announced the beta release of Curl Nitro, the code name for an extension of the Curl Rich Internet Application (RIA) platform which offers enhanced desktop capabilities required by today's enterprises. The Nitro extension simplifies the process of installing and managing Curl appl...
Backbase introduced Customer Engagement 2.0, rich applications that help businesses make stronger, more profitable customer connections. The new application suite takes advantage of Web 2.0 technologies to ease and expand customer relationships. Backbase Customer Engagement 2.0 applica...
Cynergy Systems announced it has been selected by Microsoft to participate in the Microsoft Global Agency Initiative. This invitation-only initiative has resulted in a group of the top 20 interactive agencies that Microsoft recommends to its customers. Cynergy has developed a number of...
Cynergy Systems shared details of a Web 2.0 application that will drive change throughout the Real Estate industry. Known as EvolutionMLS , the browser and operating system-agnostic rich Internet application leverages the power of the Web to fully utilize the possibilities of the MLS (...
Backbase introduced Enterprise AJAX 4.2, a new version of the AJAX framework. This new release gives developers more choice than any other AJAX framework. Choice translates into unmatched productivity, as AJAX developers can choose their preferred technology and methodology.
At the AJAXWorld 2008 East Conference, DreamFace Interactive launched their DreamFace Developer Challenge. DreamFace invited developers to download the new version of their DreamFace Web 2.0 Framework for creating Enterprise 2.0 Mashups, and to build their own DreamFace DataWidgets for...
Most of what is being produced even by the best Web designers right now is not useful, said EffectiveUI President Anthony Franco in his morning keynote at the 5th International AJAXWorld Conference & Expo in New York City last month. Displaying a Starbucks Coffee site that he called 'a...
Appcelerator announced that it has updated its platform to allow applications built using Appcelerator to be deployed to the free new Google App Engine. Used together, the offerings give developers a fast route to developing, deploying, managing and scaling their applications. Appceler...
Nexaweb announced it has received The Product of the Year award in the RIA/Composite Application Assembly category from SearchSOA.com. Winners were selected according to their performance in the following areas: innovation, performance, ease of integration into environment, ease of us...
According to Brandon Badger, Product Manager at search engine, Google, the main goal of its AJAX APIs team is to provide developers with the tools needed to create the next generation of great web applications. The API helps developers translate content in their applications. Users on ...
Mobyko has announced the launch of its web 2.0 online photo, video and text galleries, providing a way for mobile users to manage their social media. The galleries provide a desktop application experience on the web. The implementation and depth of functionality provides a seamless use...
'With the alpha release of Adobe AIR for Linux and the Adobe Flex Builder for Linux alpha update, we're delivering early releases of a first-class application runtime and RIA creation tool to the Linux community,' said David Wadhwani, Adobe's general manager of its Platform business un...
ComponentArt is pleased to announce the availability of Web.UI 2008.1, the premium suite of user interface controls for ASP.NET. The Web.UI release in 2008 expands the suite yet again by introducing a highly-demanded file upload control, while further extending the company's lead in th...
'The web was not intended to be an application platform,' said Douglas Crockford today as he delivered the Opening Keynote at the 5th International AJAXWorld Conference & Expo, 'and the biggest problems in the browser is security.' For over ten years attacks have been possible through ...
By many accounts, 2007 was 'the year of the widget.' In November 2007 alone, 81 percent of all Web surfers saw a widget on the Web, according to ComScore - that is 148 million people - about half of the U.S. population. These are not just 'hit counters' at the bottom of Web pages. New ...
Delivering a 'continuous experience' on the Web can only be achieved by either mastering the 200 different AJAX toolkits out there, or employing a platform like Nexaweb's Enterprise Web 2.0 Platform. That, in a nutshell, was the take-home from Coach Wei & Bob Buffone's highly entertain...
Olivier Poupeney, Co-Founder & CEO of DreamFace Interactive, demonstrated what DreamFace boldly calls 'The Ultimate Web 2.0 Framework' at the 5th International AJAXWorld Conference & Expo in New York City today. Aimed at the enterprise, the DreamFace Outsider framework builds on the pr...
No longer can only Google do JavaScript in the browser. AJAX toolkits galore have flourished and now, without having to have geniuses on your payroll, companies can build Google-like apps. But there is enormous diversity among the AJAX toolkits, said John Ferraiolo today at the 5th In...
Catalyst Resources announced the public launch of the AJAX UI Toolkits wiki. The new wiki identifies a list of UI components used in business software applications to develop a Rich Internet Application user experience. Each AJAX toolkit on the wiki is displayed using the same format a...
Nexaweb announced Nexaweb Studio 4.0 -- the latest release of its Eclipse-based Integrated Development Environment (IDE) for enterprise-class mashup, composite and rich Internet applications (RIAs). Nexaweb Studio 4.0 is available as a plug-in to IBM Rational Application Developer for ...
Appcelerator announced updates to its software that will further its ability to bring together RIA and SOA. The company has created Appcelerator RIA Developer, an Eclipse plug-in that makes it easy for developers who prefer an Eclipse environment to create Appcelerator projects. It is ...
The jMaki mashup framework known as Webtop was unveiled at the 5th International AJAXWorld Conference * Expo in New York today by Sun's technology evangelist Arun Gupta. The mashup framework represents the goal when the jMaki project began two years ago, said Gupta.
DreamFace Interactive launched their DreamFace Developer Challenge. DreamFace is inviting developers to download the new version of their DreamFace Web 2.0 Framework for creating Enterprise 2.0 Mashups, also announced at AJAXWorld, and to build their own DreamFace DataWidgets for submi...
DreamFace Interactive announced the immediate availability of 'Outsider,' a new version of their DreamFace Web 2.0 Framework for creating Enterprise 2.0 Composite Applications and Mashups. DreamFace builds on the major concepts of Web 2.0: Do IT Yourself, Personalization, and Sharing a...
The OpenAjax Alliance revealed new standards and open source initiatives for secure mashups, AJAX on mobile devices, and a unified browser wish-list from AJAX toolkit suppliers. AJAX is the technology behind most Web 2.0 applications, including the increasingly popular 'mashup,' a webs...
M/Gateway Developments, is a UK based company that specializes in advanced web application technologies, integration and middleware technologies. Their flagship product, eXtc Web Developer (EWD), is a rapid web application development technology, incorporating a powerful yet simple-use...
'Front-end engineering rocks right now,' says upcoming AJAXWorld speaker Christian Heilmann from Yahoo! 'The era of boring web sites is over and we're all into pushing the envelope, erasing boundaries and getting beyond whatever prevents us from building the next killer web application...
Designing a state of the art user interface (UI) in a very visual application that is managing a lot of elements posed significant challenge due to the nature of the application: virtualizing and running entire data centers through a browser.
'Which RIA platform to choose? Whichever one can deliver the best functionality combined with industrial-strength reliability, performance, and scalability will win the race.' That, in the view of Bert Halstead, is the long and the short of it. And many of his fellow executives in the ...
From Brisbane to Berlin and from Tokyo to Toronto, delegates will be converging next month at AJAXWorld Conference & Expo 2008 East in New York City from 26 different countries, eager to play catch-up with all that's been happening in the world of Rich Internet Applications since the l...
Farata Systems is a leading IT consulting and product development company providing enterprise-wide IT solutions specializing in the area of rich Internet applications. The company has been created by the merger of two consulting companies: Computer Technology, and Smart Data Processin...